1. Always wear a heat resistant glove when touching the metal probe or cord during or just after cooking. DO NOT TOUCH WITH BARE HANDS!2. Keep the metal probe and cord away from children.3. Sterilize metal probe each time before use.4. Do not expose the thermometer to: water, direct heat, a hot surface or direct sunlight. The above may cause damage to the electric circuit or components inside.5. Do not use this thermometer in a microwave oven.6. Moisture inside the plug-in opening of the thermometer will result in an incorrect temperature reading. Dry the sensor plug with a cloth every time before plugging it into the thermometer.7. DO NOT USE THE CORD AND PROBE FOR OVEN TEMPERATURES HIGHER THAN 200° C OR 392° F.8. Do not dispose of batteries in fire. Batteries may explode or leak. Do not mix old and new batteries. Do not mix Alkaline, carbon-zinc (standard) or Nickel-Cadmium (rechargeable) batteries. Remove the batteries if the thermometer will not be used for a long period of time.
When running the probe cable into an
oven be sure to gently close the door to
avoid crimping or severing the cable.
CAUTION: Moisture inside the plug-in opening of the thermometer will result in an incorrect temperature reading. Dry the sensor plug with a cloth every time before plugging it into the thermometer.
Minimum Internal Cooking Temperatures
as Recommended by the USDA*
Now comes the most important part - the minimum INTERNAL temperatures that food must reach to be considered safe eat, no matter how you prepare them.We recommend the following guide lines but personal taste temperatures may be different from the below:*The USDA does NOT recommend RARE 140ºF as a safe eating temperature.Fresh ground beef, veal, pork ...........Beef, veal, Lamb - roast, steaks, chops*Rare .................................................
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A battery in my Food thermometer has started to corrode. Is the device still safe to use?
The product can still be used safely after proper cleaning. Remove the battery with gloves and clean the battery compartment with a toothbrush and vinegar. After drying, new batteries can be inserted into the device.
Is the manual of the Taylor 1478 available in English?
Unfortunately, we do not have the manual for the Taylor 1478 available in English. This manual is available in English.