making a VOM into a thermometer?

anybody know how to make a VOM into a thermometer??

Thanks

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thanks to instructables

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orksecurity7 years ago
Get an appropriate thermistor or similar thermosensor. Measure it under a range of known temperatures. Plot the curve. Put it into unknown temperature, take reading off the VOM, check the curve to see which temperature that reading is equivalent to. (Some higher-end VOMs come with a sensor which they are calibrated to read directly as degrees. )
jackhg (author)  orksecurity7 years ago
thank you
NachoMahma7 years ago
.  What kind of accuracy do you need?
.  Do you want the VOM to read in degrees or can you convert from mV or ohms to degrees?
.  What temperature range are you measuring?
jackhg (author)  NachoMahma7 years ago
from 70 deg F to 100deg F it's for my kombucha, the stuff has a small temp band thanks for helping me
++++Many. best solution.