MeasuPro has implemented the latest technologies to create the most precise instruments in the industry. The MeasuPro digital thermometer offers unique features to assist you in your cooking. To measure a food’s temperature, the extendable handle will give you easy access to stick the probe inside a pot’s surface. Its wide measuring range of -40°F to 482°F / -40°C to 250°C makes it versatile and the accuracy of +/- 1.8° F makes it 100% reliable. You can easily adjust the readings of this food thermometer to Celsius or Fahrenheit according to your preference. For your further convenience the Max/Min Function will allow you to recall the last lowest and highest temperatures measured. This meat thermometer is waterproof with an IPX 7 rating and can take the high heat of 190°F so you can enjoy the use of your dishwasher. The unique hold function can be used to lock the displayed temperature reading.