The water resistant Gourmet folding probe thermometer is an easy to use food thermometer, ideal for monitoring cooking, cooling and food holding temperatures as part of HACCP and health and safety procedures. The unit measures temperature over the range of -39.9 to 149.9 degrees celcius with a 0.1 degrees celcisus/degrees farenheit resolution and incorporates two push button switches, on/off and hold. The Gourmet thermometer incorporates a stainless steel, food penetration probe (3.5 x 110mm) that conveniently folds back into the side of the instrument when not in use, rotating through 180 degrees, allowing the user to transport the instrument safely. The thermometer now has has an improved battery life of up to 5000 hours, powering off automatically after ten minutes. Available in six colours, the Gourmet is ideal for different food types or preparation areas.The Gourmet thermometer features a CalCheck 0.0 degrees celcius function that allows the user to verify the accuracy of the thermometer at any time, giving confidence that measurements are accurate. This is activated by pressing both the ‘on/off’ and ‘hold’ buttons simultaneously at the time of switching it on.