Supporting Aerospace and Industrial Temperature, Pressure & Strain Applications Since 1920

From mission critical defense and aerospace to industrial furnaces, CEL supports applications that require highly accurate measurements and/or extreme temperatures.  CEL has pioneered the development of materials and calibration processes to provide the highest level of reliability and accuracy.

For new custom applications, customers rely on our experience and application engineering services to develop thermocouples that work. From standard temperature control to the harshest environments, we can design a thermocouple that will consistently deliver the data you need.

Industrial Thermocouple Applications

Applications where a CEL high-temperature thermocouple outperforms all others.

Aerospace thermocouple applications

Aerospace & Defense

From measuring heat dissipation and transfer in aerospace materials to engine thermocouples, CEL probes and sensors provide the highest level of accuracy.

Thermocouple industrial applications furnaces

Industrial Furnaces

Our thermocouple industrial applications include thermocouples for high temperature furnaces and provide temperature metrics on equipment, pumps, and processes in which heat is generated.

  • OEM
  • Heat Treaters
  • HIP Furnace
  • Vacuum
Thermocouple industrial applications mills/metal processing

Industrial Mills/Metal Processing

CEL designs and manufacturers ultra high temperature thermocouples for metal processing furnaces and post processing lines.

  • Steel
  • Aluminum

  • Specialty Alloys
  • Forgings
  • Castings

Power thermocouple applications

Power Generation

The power generation industry has a broad range of uses, from precise nuclear temperature monitoring to gas turbine thermocouple applications.

  • Oil & Gas
  • Nuclear
  • Land-based Turbine
Applications of temperature sensors in industries like glass manufacturing

Glass Manufacturing

Temperature sensing typically used with glass manufacturing processes is an application for platinum-based thermocouples for extremely high temperatures.

  • Container
  • Flat
Thermocouple sensor applications

Other Applications We Support

Thermocouples are used in scientific, pharmaceutical, and other industries where accurate processing temperatures are essential to product quality or service performance.

  • Medical

  • Semiconductor
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Crematory

  • Lab Test (UL)

Our MgO, platinum, and high-temperature thermocouples are built-to-order to meet the exact specifications of your application. Our state-of-the-art ISO/IEC 17025 Certification Lab pretests all of our MgO cable, base metal and noble metal wire.

Have a Unique Application? Let CEL Design the Ideal Thermocouple.

Unparalleled expertise, design, manufacturing, testing, and calibration services for superior accuracy and reliability.

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