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Unread 02-05-2009, 09:27 PM   #1
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The larger diameter probe is the same one that's on a Thermapen. I also got the small diameter, super fast - 2 second one, which should be cool for all seafood, sausage, burgers etc.
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Tell us more bother!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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It's too early....that's all I know for now.
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\ Well, let us know what you think after a few test runs. Appreciate ya!
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Cool looking mini there. What kind of money was it if you don't mind saying?
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Being a lefty, when it comes time for a replacement Thermopen, this is the one I'm going for. In fact, when I called Thermoworks about "issues" with mine, they were pushing the Mini.
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Be much easier to get that through airport security when you are on a business trip.
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For less than the price of a thermopen, you can get this unit with the 2 second response thermocouple. Why the heck would anyone order a thermopen?
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Cool looking mini there. What kind of money was it if you don't mind saying?
The brain is $43, the probes were $30 each.

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Being a lefty, when it comes time for a replacement Thermopen, this is the one I'm going for. In fact, when I called Thermoworks about "issues" with mine, they were pushing the Mini.
Yeah, same here. They did mention a water resistant Thermopen was in the design stages, but way down the road.

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Be much easier to get that through airport security when you are on a business trip.
You take a thermometer on business trips?? I can hear it now "...and I'll have a 118 degree fillet and bring me a 41 degree Budwiser."
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I really like the looks of that with a 2 second response.
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For less than the price of a thermopen, you can get this unit with the 2 second response thermocouple. Why the heck would anyone order a thermopen?
Because thermopens come in highly reliable and accurat RED.
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Any updates on the MTC yet or is it still in the testing stage???
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Man buster dog has already started it. I hope they only come in white.
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For less than the price of a thermopen, you can get this unit with the 2 second response thermocouple. Why the heck would anyone order a thermopen?
$43 for the unit, another $30.00 for the probe and it doesn't come in Camo.
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For less than the price of a thermopen, you can get this unit with the 2 second response thermocouple. Why the heck would anyone order a thermopen?
Cause some things are functional


And some things are just Cool.
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