Portable Infrared Thermometer Automotive Handheld – Raytek MiniTemp MT6 Series


  • Durable and compact design
  • Simple to use
  • Laser point sighting
  • Large, easy-to-read display
  • Instant current and max readings
  • Temperature range: -30º to 500ºC (-20º to 932ºF)

The new MiniTemp MT6 is the ideal introduction to handheld noncontact thermometers for technicians new to infrared. The MiniTemp MT6 unit features the popular single dot laser sighting system and the large temperature display provides current and maximum readings together while scanning, all in a conveniently sized handheld tool with a protective boot for added durability.

Diagnose problems faster and more easily with the Raytek MiniTemp MT6 infrared (IR) thermometer. Portable IR thermometers have become an indispensable tool for automotive troubleshooting and diagnosis. Spot cooling system faults, identify engine misfires, check for proper A/C performance, verify catalytic converter operation and much more.

The laser point sighting on the MT6 unit helps to direct measurements toward the target, and the large backlit display shows both the current and maximum readings simultaneously. With a protective boot for added durability, award winning ergonomic design and Raytek quality and accuracy, the MT6 model is the perfect introduction to infrared temperature measurements in automotive diagnostics.


Measurement range -30 to 500°C (-20 to 932°F)
Accuracy ±1°C (2°F) from 10°C to 30°C (50°F to 86°F),
± 1.5% of reading or ± 1.5°C (3°F) whichever is greater over the balance of the range (assumes standard and stable measurement conditions)
Repeatability ±0.5% of reading or < ±1°C (±2°F) whichever is greater
Emissivity* preset 0.95
Response time <500 mSec
Distance to spot size 10:1 calculated @ 80% energy
Spectral range 6.5–18 µm thermopile detector
Display resolution 0.2°C (0.5°F)
Display hold (7 seconds)
LCD backlit
Temperature display °C or °F selectable
Ambient operating range 0 to 50°C (32 to 120°F)
Relative humidity 10-90% RH noncondensing, @ up to 30°C (86°F)
Typical distance to target (spot) Up to 2 m (6 ft)
Laser class II Laser Point Sighting
Weight/dimensions 7 oz (200g)
152 x 101 x 38 mm (6 x 4 x 1.5 in)
Power 9V Alkaline battery (included)
Battery life (alkaline) 12 hours
Storage temperature -20 to 65ºC (-4°F to 150°F) without battery
Options/accessories Includes protective boot and storage pouch
Warranty 2 years** (conditional)


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