This handheld probe with a 1/8" shaft and reduced 1/16" (1.5mm) needle tip gives you the exact same high speed probe stem as the Thermapen uses. It's the perfect combination of speed and durability. You get 3 second food or liquid readings. The reduced tip makes a small hole and is perfect for meats and general purpose kitchen use. Reference 103-159 for the straight cable model and 303-159 for the coiled version.
Sensor Range: -58 to 482°F (-50 to 250°C)
Handle (ABS blend) Range: Max temp 221°F (105°C)
Cable Range: 14 to 221°F (-10 to 105°C)
Time Constant: 0.6 seconds typical in liquid. 3-4 seconds full reading.
Accuracy: ±0.9°F (±0.5°C) from 32 to 212°F (0 to 100°C)
Cable Length: 39" (1 meter)
Probe Shaft Dimensions: 4" x 0.12" dia. (reduces down to 0.06" dia.)