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Cooling thermocouples junction

  1. Jul 13, 2010 #1
    please let me know
    how to cool the junction of thermocouple.....
    is it possible to give current to both the wires n get junction cooled....?
  2. jcsd
  3. Jul 13, 2010 #2
    The Electrical Engineering forum is probably a better place to post this question. Thermocouples are a type of temperature sensor and are not meant to actively heat or cool anything.
  4. Jul 14, 2010 #3
  5. Jul 14, 2010 #4
    I didn't realize Peltiers were also technically thermocouples, but since one junction gets hot while the other gets cold, it still won't result in an overall heat loss.
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