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Old 10-15-2009, 04:50 PM   #1
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Default I feel retarded asking but...

How do you read the stick on thermometers? There are three temperatures with color, what one is the correct temp? I can see the range of what the temp is but don't know what it exactly is. I should probably get one of those digital ones....


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Old 10-15-2009, 04:52 PM   #2
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Mine usually turns a bright green color between two greyish blue colors.


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Old 10-15-2009, 05:34 PM   #3
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Same as stoopidwon here - maybe you could take a picture of your particular type?
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Old 10-15-2009, 05:41 PM   #4
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well if there are three, wouldnt you use the one in the middle which would be the average.
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Old 10-15-2009, 05:53 PM   #5
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They usually have writing that says something like "Green is EXACT temp"
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Old 10-15-2009, 05:56 PM   #6
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That's what I've been doing, just wondering what everyone else did and if that was right...


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