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best instant probe

HarleyDougHarleyDoug Posts: 69
edited January 2012 in EggHead Forum
I'm looking a a Taylor instant probe and would appreciate some input -------- thanks much guys

Doug

Comments

  • Hungry JoeHungry Joe Posts: 1,536

    I had one, as a matter of fact I still do but have no idea where it is
    because I've never had any desire to use it after I got a Thermapen.
    The Thermapen looks expensive at first but in the end it was only a
    couple of dollars more then the total amount I spent on the half dozen
    or so other probes I tried. Something like the Taylor is OK if your
    just checking one thing like a roast, its slow but you can get by. If
    your doing something like a bunch of burgers or a couple of steaks at
    high heat you can't beat the Thermapen.

    Here is a link: http://www.thermoworks.com/products/thermapen/splashproof_thermapen.html?gclid=CPa0k4Knuq0CFYFx4Aod5UscBg

     

  • thechief96thechief96 Posts: 1,908
    I agree with Hungrey Joe. My Thermapen is my most important "tool" for the egg.A little pricey but well worth it.
    Dave San Jose, CA The Duke of Loney
  • JasperJasper Posts: 378
    If you just buy a Thermapen now, you'll save the money on all those other thermometers you try before you end up buying a Thermapen. Which is what happened to me also.

    +1 for Thermapen.
  • ChokeOnSmokeChokeOnSmoke Posts: 1,909
    Thermapen is the #1 eggcessory out there.
    Packerland, Wisconsin

  • Thermapen by far!!
    Large & MiniMax in Lexington, KY
  • I am glad I'm not the only one that could have bought a few Thermapens with all the instant reads i tried to save a few bucks on...
  • Thermapen, would be with out it!!
  • Yep, it's thermapen.  New years eve I was cooking a beef tenderloin . I was at the lakehouse on Lake Cumberland. Forgot to take the thermapen.  Had a failure on my "electric cheapie". Ordered another thermapen...have 2 large BGEs, need 2 thermapens.
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