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Polder THM-372 Speed-Read Instant Read Thermometer Review

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Polder THM-372 Speed-Read Instant Read Thermometer Review

This thermometer has pre-programmed meat/doneness combinations that are not user-adjustable. The buttons tended to double-key and the response time was slow.

The manufacturer’s contact info, including address, telephone number, website and e-mail, is found on the instruction sheet. The warranty is one year.

This unit’s response time is too slow to be called a rapid-read thermometer. Couple that with poor tactile feedback buttons that double-key, and this thermometer is a pain to use. We don’t recommend it.

  • Thermometer Function:
    Hand Held
  • Item Price:
    $ 19.99
  • Where to buy (buying from this supplier supports this website):
  • Probe:
    Length: 4" (10cm), diameter: 0.14" (3.5mm)
  • Battery Type:
    LR44 (included)
  • Battery Life:
    not specified
  • Safe Operating Range:
    Not Specified
  • Min & Max Temp:
    32 to 212ºF (0 to 100ºC)
  • Display Precision:
  • Actual Temp at 32 Degrees:
    34
  • Actual Temp at 130 Degrees:
    130
  • Actual Temp at 225 Degrees:
    n/a
  • Actual Temp at 325 Degrees:
    n/a
  • Speed from 32 to 212 Degrees:
    24
  • Speed from 32 to 212 Degrees:
    25
  • Numbers Display Size:
    Temperature: 0.31" (8mm)
  • Water Resistance Rating:
    Yes
  • Weight:
    1.25oz (34g)
  • C/F Switch:
    Built in CF switch
  • Backlight:
    No Backlight
  • Color Options:
    Silver/Black
  • App:
    No
  • Logging:
    No
  • Included:
    Thermometer, probe sheath
  • Available Accessories:
    None
  • Alarms:
    Audible/Visible

Published On: 5/7/2014 Last Modified: 1/25/2021

  • Bill McGrath - Bill McGrath is AmazingRibs.com's Thermometer Maven. He has sophisticated equipment, an electrical engineering degree from Cornell University, and an MBA (almost) from UC Berkeley. Despite being mostly retired, he is still the person responsible for developing and updating all of ExxonMobil's training modules.

 

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