sling psychrometer

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sling psy·chrom·e·ter

wet and dry bulb thermometers mounted on a hand sling, for use when a small portable psychrometer is required.
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Sling psychrometer was used to measure ambient wet- and dry-bulb temperatures from which the relative humidity and air partial pressure were estimated.
Both a sling psychrometer and a battery-powered psychrometer provide enough air movement over the wet sock to allow the w.
We recommend that at least two of your staff members learn how to take the WBGT by using the sling psychrometer prior to all summer workouts and practices.