Products for USB Sensing and Control
Products for USB Sensing and Control

K-Type Thermocouple Adapter

ID: 3106_0

Attach an Omega K-Type thermocouple to this adapter for a convenient way to connect it to a terminal block.


This adapter is designed to connect an Omega K-type Thermocouple with a Miniature Male Connector to a thermocouple interface that has terminal blocks.

For more information on thermocouples, visit the Thermocouple Primer.

Product Specifications

Physical Properties
Connector A 6 mm Stripped Wire
Connector B Miniature Omega K-Type Thermocouple Connector (Female)
Cable Length 100 mm
Cable Gauge 28 AWG
Insulation Material Teflon
Customs Information
Canadian HS Export Code 8544.42.10
American HTS Import Code 8544.42.20.00
Country of Origin TW (Taiwan)

Thermocouple Interfaces


This thermocouple adapter connects an Omega K-type Thermocouple with Miniature Male Connector to the following interfaces:

Note: On the 1051 or TMP1100, connect the white thermocouple wire to (-) terminal block and the Red wire to the + terminal block. On the 1048 or TMP1101, connect the white wire to G and the red wire to input terminal block (numbered 0 to 3).

Product Board Thermocouple Input
Image Part Number Price Controlled By Number of Thermocouple Inputs Thermocouple Voltage Resolution
1048_2B $100.00 USB (Mini-USB) 4 100 nV DC
TMP1100_0 $30.00 VINT 1 1 μV DC
TMP1101_1 $35.00 VINT 4 1 μV DC

Thermocouple Accessories

Thermocouples cannot easily be soldered, since adding an additional metal junction will throw off the readings. The following products will help connect or extend thermocouple wires.