Originally Posted by NRA4Life
You get what you pay for. Good luck with that.
Side-by-side you may get accurate temps compared to high-quality models (Thermapen, Maverick, etc). When you spend hours cooking something and find out your crappy 5 dollar thermometer just gave up the ghost and you've overcooked your brisket, you'll see why many here save a little and buy quality units.
That's just me justifying paying 90 bucks for my Thermapen Rev. My wife still thinks I'm...