DM285 from FLIR has a variety of uses

  • 14 Dec 2017

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For an industrial inspection, troubleshooting and diagnostic tool, look no further than FLIR‘s latest product, the DM285 thermal imaging digital multimeter.

This product can be used for a wide variety of electrical and electro-mechanical applications, as well as for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC/R) inspection.

The DM285 can be used by electrical and field service professionals for non-contact thermal imaging to speedily scan for overheating system components. Following this,its test functions can be used to troubleshoot and diagnose the fault.


Ideal for troubleshooting electrical applications, including overheating panels, fuses, and loose connections, it can be used for pinpointing issues in electro-mechanical equipment including rotating and reciprocating pumps and compressors, electric motors and drives, and associated monitoring and automation systems. 

The 18-function, 160×120 thermal resolution DM285 is by far FLIR’s most advanced digital multimeter; it can measure temperatures up to 400°C, store data for 10 sets of 40k scalar measurements and 100 images and has the capability to offer a recall function for data review in the field.

It features a built-in worklight and flexible battery options, including the long-life FLIR TA04 Li-Poly rechargeable battery or standard AA batteries that ensure operability 24/7.

The unit also includes batteries, high-quality silicone test leads, alligator clips, Type-K thermocouple, test lead storage/holder attachment, and a soft carrying case. The DM285 carries a 10-year warranty on both the product and the thermal detector.



FLIR Systems,
2 Kings Hill Avenue,
Kings Hill,
West Malling,
United Kingdom
ME19 4AQ

Phone: 01732 220011
Fax: 01732 220014

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