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Old 11-16-2008, 09:41 AM   #11
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Never heard of the fridge deal. What's up with that? I'll try anything twice, three times if I like it.
It works...I once saved a cell phone that dropped in some water that way too. Ever notice when you take butts out of the cryovac and stick them in the fridge they lose the wetness? FRIDGE DRY!!
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Old 11-16-2008, 10:03 AM   #12
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Whats this washing thing?
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Old 11-16-2008, 10:07 AM   #13
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My Nu-temp probes go crazy if they get wet or damp. If you dry them out they may be fine. That's why I don't use the damn things!
Mine do the exact same thing!

One time I thought I'd give the wires a wipe down with a damp sponge. The next time I used them (the next day) they were giving me crazy temps. I was set to order new wires but figured I'd give them another try a few weeks later. They were fine after that.
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Old 11-16-2008, 11:01 AM   #14
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Crazy, I'll give it a shot. I would put them in the oven at 100f That worked too. Or I should just keep them in the fridge.
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Old 11-16-2008, 11:02 AM   #15
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Never heard of the fridge deal. What's up with that? I'll try anything twice, three times if I like it.
It works...I once saved a cell phone that dropped in some water that way too. Ever notice when you take butts out of the cryovac and stick them in the fridge they lose the wetness? FRIDGE DRY!![/quote:hqhn60tf]

That's right, that works on most electronics.

If that doesn't work and you determine you need replacement probes, e-mail Chris Finney at bbqcarolina @ gmail dot com . Tell him Rollerboy sent you.
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Old 11-16-2008, 11:08 AM   #16
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Rollerboy? good one!
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Old 11-16-2008, 11:37 AM   #17
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I will give this a try and if it doesn't work, will email your buddy. I really think I just got them too wet trying to clean off the probe end after cooking. Maybe they will work but wouldn't hurt to have a spare set anyway.
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Old 11-16-2008, 11:38 AM   #18
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I got some from Fred's. Quick and helpful.
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Old 11-16-2008, 12:18 PM   #19
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Fry em and boil the water out with grease or oil.
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Old 11-17-2008, 05:21 AM   #20
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hello come in don't put them in water wipe off probe with A sponge Ive never had that problem
Thats what I do now.
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