The CDN Pro Accurate Thermometer is an excellent value. It's waterproof, recalibratable, has and on/off button, thin tip point and a 6 second response.
$17.56 with free shipping for Prime members at Amazon.
Jim - Another transplanted Texan
Former KCBS CBJ
Large and Medium Big Green Eggs , Black 18.5" WSM, Blue Weber Performer - Stainless, Green Weber OTG Kettle , Brinkmann SnP Pro, and a Stainless UDS. One retired Portable Kitchen grill.
Red Thermapen, Maverick ET-732, EdgePro Apex Sharpener.
Avatar is the original 1951 Weber Kettle