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smkit Aug 30, 2010 08:16 PM

I got this tip via knifeforums, but the new splashguard thermapen is on sale from the Thermaworks site. It comes in a wide range of colors and sells for $89 and shipping is free.

http://www.thermoworks.com/products/t...

I know it is spendy, but it is the best thermo probe out there.

  1. deepsouth Sep 17, 2010 07:13 PM

    i bbq and smoke a lot and this is the most important thing in my kitchen next to my bge's.

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      amazinc Sep 16, 2010 07:20 AM

      Just placed my order. Hope it's still on sale. I'll post if I have
      any trouble. Thanks for the tip. I've wanted one of these for ages but
      was too cheap to pop for the original price!

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        BigE Sep 14, 2010 02:47 PM

        Great product...I've also got the original model and use it multiple times a week.

        As for storage, it sits in a drawer with the rest of my kitchen utensils.

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          mateo21 Sep 4, 2010 02:29 PM

          Thanks for the heads up!

          *waits for naysayers to report in that their $10 polder works just as good*

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            Mother of four Sep 4, 2010 12:09 PM

            Ordered it and received it two days later. Great service.

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              flourgirl Sep 4, 2010 12:19 PM

              Same here.

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                nofunlatte Sep 13, 2010 05:22 PM

                +1. Ordered Friday and got it today. The jelly beans were a nice touch. Many thanks to the OP for the heads up!

            2. flourgirl Sep 1, 2010 08:05 AM

              Thx for the tip - I finally bought one too!

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                iyc_nyc Aug 31, 2010 05:12 PM

                Thanks for the tip, smkit! This has been on my wish list for a while.

                Question for CH's who have/use this -- how do you store it? Thermoworks has cases, a silicon sleeve, a wall hung holder, etc.for it --is this all necessary?

                Also, is the thermopen easy to keep clean? I'm eyeing the white..but not if it's not practical!

                Many thanks..

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                  smkit Aug 31, 2010 08:54 PM

                  It seems to me as if this probe is water/splash proof. I can't imagine that it is less durable than the thermometers we use now (or at least I do). I thought about a case, but decided against it. I am always reaching for my thermometer at the last moment, and I think the case would 'get in the way'.

                  k.

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                    iyc_nyc Aug 31, 2010 09:13 PM

                    great -- thanks!

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                    scubadoo97 Sep 1, 2010 06:43 AM

                    I got one of their regular super fast pen for $69 as they were rolling out the new splash proof model. I don't even see that one on their site any more. No regrets with the purchase. I love it and use it a lot when grilling and smoking meats.

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                      JayL Sep 1, 2010 08:07 AM

                      I got two of the older models a little over a year ago...they were $70 each.

                      Storage, for me, is just to throw them in a kitchen drawer.

                      Cleanup is nothing more than wiping down the probe.

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                      Mistral Sep 1, 2010 08:56 AM

                      I bought a cheap plastic sleeve to keep it in. Cost me much less than the Thermoworks sleeves on offer. I keep my IR thermometer in another part of the sleeve.

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                        iyc_nyc Sep 1, 2010 08:45 PM

                        Thanks to all for your helpful responses!

                    3. cowboyardee Aug 31, 2010 04:39 PM

                      Agreed - one of my favorite tools in the kitchen. Well made and easy to use. I've tried several cheaper ones that did not last long. Highly recommended if you don't have one.

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                        Mistral Aug 31, 2010 07:05 AM

                        I bought one - great product and company!

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