VT04 Data Sheet
VT04 and
VT02 Visual IR
Technical Data
Detect issues instantly!
Fluke Visual IR Thermometers combine the
convenience of a spot thermometer with the
visual advantage of an infrared camera creating
a brand new tool category.
•• Detect issues instantly with built-in
digital camera
•• No training required
•• True pocket size design
•• Breakthrough affordability
Designed to see it all
Every Fluke Visual IR Thermometer has a built-in
digital camera with a thermal heat map overlay to
instantly identify the exact location of the problem.
(°C/°F )
Thermal heat map overlay
Digital image
for context
Clearly see that
breaker 20 is
overloaded and
communicate your
25 % heat map
50 % heat map
75 % heat map
See the difference
See how a traditional IR thermometer and an entry level infrared camera make it challenging
to communicate the issue on breaker 20.
Visual inspection
No issues are obvious to
the naked eye.
Traditional IR
Optimized for single
point measurements.
Entry level
infrared camera
Challenging to see the
exact location.
Key features of a Visual IR Thermometer
Breakthrough affordability
Half the cost of infrared cameras that require training and software
Built-in digital camera
Every Fluke Visual IR thermometer has a built-in digital camera
Exclusive thermal heat map blending overlay
Blend digital and thermal images to instantly show the exact location of
the issue. Blend between 0 %, 25 %, 50 %, 75 %, and full thermal with
one button
No training required
Fully automatic with built-in intelligence
True pocket size design
Forty percent smaller than entry-level infrared cameras
SmartView® reporting software
Store up to 10,000 images per Gb on included SD card and make
professional reports on included professional software
Hot and cold spot trackers
Automatically identifies hottest and coldest spots within field of view
The Fluke VT04 adds powerful features that include:
Powerful resolution with PyroBlend™ Plus optics
• Best-in-class field of view for tight spaces: 28° x 28°
• Four times sharper images: VT04 compared to VT02
Alarm and time lapse features
• Hi/Lo temperature alarm—Screen flashes if user-selected temperature
is exceeded
• Time lapse image capture—automatically capture images
• Auto-monitor™ alarm—automatically capture images after a userselected temperature alarm has been triggered
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Visual IR
Digital image with heat
map overlay detects the
exact location of the
Key features
Built-in digital camera
Thermal heat map overlay
Yes, five blending modes
Image optics system
PyroBlend™ optic
PyroBlend™ Plus optic
*4x sharper image than VT02
20° x 20°
28° x 28°
Hi-Lo temperature alarms
Time lapse image capture
Auto-monitor alarm
Four (4) AA batteries
Li-Ion rechargeable
Field of view
Battery type
No training required
Slim pocket-sized design
Hot and cold markers
General features
Battery life
Eight (8) hours
Temperature measurement range
-10 °C to +250 °C (14 °F to 482 °F)
Temperature measurement
+/- 2 °C or +/- 2 %
Temperature measurement
Yes, centerpoint
Storage medium (micro SD card)
Stores up to 10,000 images per Gb (Four (4) Gb card included)
Infrared spectral band
6.5 µm to 14 µm
Level and span
Focus mechanism
Focus free, no training required with built-in intelligence
Focus options—exclusive user
selectable NEAR/FAR options
NEAR > 23 cm (9 in); FAR < 23 cm (9 in)
21 cm x 7.5 cm x 5.5 (8.3 in x 3 in x 2.2 in); < 300 g. (10.5 oz.)
File format
.is2 format saved to SD card. User can create professional reports or export images in
Safety and compliance
CFR47: 2009 Class A. Part 15 subpart B; CE: EN 61326:2006; IEC/EN 61010-1:2010
Two (2) years
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Key applications
Overloaded breakers
Evaluate compressor heat expansion valves
Overheating motor
Unbalanced three phase supply
Overheating bearings
Combination starter
Faulty air damper
Normal operating temperature on mission
critical breaker
Abnormal heat patterns in an AC
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Detect issues with switchgears
Monitor power factor correction capacitors
Overheating pulley and belts
Ensure hydronic and radiant flooring is
Identify potential heat loss from doors and
Check fans for high-powered equipment
Your Results Matter ™
Ordering information
VT04 Visual IR Thermometer
VT02 Visual IR Thermometer
Included with product
Hard Case, hand strap, mini SD card and adapter, SmartView® software on CD,
Lithium Ion batteries and Micro USB Charger/Power Supply (including mains
adapters) (VT04) or 4 AA batteries (VT02), printed Quick Start Guide in English,
Spanish, German, French and Simplified Chinese, others on CD. Users’ manual on
CD (21 languages).
FLK-VT04-CHARGER Extra charger for VT04
Holster for VT02 and VT04
C90 Soft Case
Save money with Fluke kits:
FLK-VT04-MAINT-KIT Includes a VT04 Visual IR Thermometer and a 1507
Insulation Multimeter
FLK-VT04-HVAC-KIT Includes a VT04 Visual IR Thermometer, 902 True-RMS
HVAC Clamp Meter and a 116 Digital Multimeter.
FLK-VT04-ELEC-KIT Includes a VT04 Visual IR Thermometer, a 117 Electricians
MultiMeter and a 376 AC/DC True-RMS Clamp Meter
Fluke Corporation
PO Box 9090, Everett, WA 98206 U.S.A.
Fluke Europe B.V.
PO Box 1186, 5602 BD
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
For more information call:
In the U.S.A. (800) 443-5853 or
Fax (425) 446-5116
In Europe/M-East/Africa +31 (0) 40 2675 200 or
Fax +31 (0) 40 2675 222
In Canada (800)-36-FLUKE or
Fax (905) 890-6866
From other countries +1 (425) 446-5500 or
Fax +1 (425) 446-5116
Web access: http://www.fluke.com
©2013 Fluke Corporation.
Specifications subject to change without notice.
Printed in U.S.A. 8/2013 6000547C_EN
Modification of this document is not permitted
without written permission from Fluke Corporation.
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