BOURNE, MA, March 8, 2005 — Onset Computer Corporation, the leader in reliable,HOBO U12 Stainless 5-Inch Probe Temperature Logger battery-powered data loggers, today introduced the HOBO U12 Stainless 5-Inch Probe Temp Logger, a high-accuracy, piercing-probe data logger designed to monitor temperatures of stored, frozen and prepared foods. Designed for use in ovens, smokers, autoclaves and other equipment, the logger features a -40° to 125°C temperature range, a 20-second response time, and a food-grade 316L stainless steel housing. A direct USB interface enables high-speed offload of the collected data onto a PC.

New HOBO® U12 Stainless Temp Logger tracks food temperatures for HACCP compliance, features 5-inch piercing probe

"In today's food processing industry, it's more important than ever to have a cost-effective and reliable way to monitor critical control points for HACCP compliance," said Joanna Phillips, product marketing manager for Onset. "The HOBO U12 Stainless Temp Logger makes it easy and affordable to comply with food safety mandates while improving product quality and consistency."

To graph and analyze food temperature data, Onset offers HOBOware™ 2.0 for Windows, a highly intuitive graphing and analysis software package. HOBOware provides a user-friendly graphical user interface and one-click conversion of data for easy upload into spreadsheets and other programs.


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About Onset 

Onset is a leading supplier and trusted manufacturer of data loggers and monitoring solutions used to measure, record, and manage data for improving the environment and preserving the quality of temperature-sensitive products. Based on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Onset has been designing and manufacturing its products on site since the company's founding in 1981.