The alcohol thermometer is an alternative to the mercury-in-glass thermometer
and has similar functions. Unlike the mercury-in-glass thermometer, the contents
attract moisture, which evaporates when the thermometer is ventilated.
Evaporation will yield false low readings. A daily cleaning of the thermometers
may be ...
An alcohol thermometer is a thermometer that works by means of the expansion
and contraction of alcohol in response to temperature...
measure temperature, by using materials that change in some way when they are heated or cooled. In a mercury or alcohol thermometer
the liquid expands as it is heated and contracts when it is cooled, so the length of the liquid column is longer or shorter ... More »
Feb 19, 2013 ... Alcohol thermometer (length: approximately 12"); Measures -4 to 230 degrees
Fahrenheit (-20 to 110 degrees Celsius); Good for science ...
Apr 26, 2012 ... alcohol thermometer ... Various Types of Thermometers, Measuring Temperature,
How They Are Used, Learning For Children - Duration: 6:08.
Glass Alcohol Thermometer, White - This glass alcohol filled thermometer is
recommended for laboratory use, educational use and general science
A separated column is one in which portions of the mercury or alcohol become
separated from the main column. Column separation is common in thermometers
Various types of temperature sensors are listed in Section 3.1. They are: Mercury
thermometer; Alcohol thermometer; Bimetallic thermometer *; Resistance ...