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Old 10-02-2012, 12:52 AM   #1
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Default What is the best digital thermometer?

I wanted to know what everyone is using for a thermometer with their cooler mash tun. I want to get a new one but thought I would get everyone's suggestion. My only request would be one that reads fast.



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Old 10-02-2012, 12:56 AM   #2
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Thermopen. Extremely fast and accurate but expensive around $90



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Old 10-02-2012, 08:46 AM   #3
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Thermopen. Extremely fast and accurate but expensive around $90
Thermopens are the best, i love mine
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Old 10-02-2012, 02:21 PM   #4
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Recently bit the bullet and bought a thermapen. Not sure why I didn't do this from the beginning. Best thermo you can buy.

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Old 10-02-2012, 02:39 PM   #5
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That's kinda what I was thinking about. Just didn't know if there was anything better for checking temps in a cooler.

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Old 10-03-2012, 04:26 AM   #6
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Just got this, seems to work pretty well. Time will tell, 2 brews on it.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002GE2XF8/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i00

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Old 10-03-2012, 04:31 PM   #7
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THIS ONE seems to get the best reviews. (Thermapen - as others have noted) Although the color choice right now seems somewhat limited, if that matters to you. I've seen them offered in a wide range of colors before, however. Maybe they'll come back with other colors soon?
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Old 10-03-2012, 05:50 PM   #9
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And they are on sale http://www.thermoworks.com/products/thermapen/splashproof_thermapen_private_sale.html
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I have one of those and bought a Thermapen. They're within a couple of tenths of each other.


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