This Polder scored Excellent overall.
The Polder Stable Read THM-379 is part of the Meat thermometer test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Meat thermometer models like the Stable Read THM-379 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Accuracy: A score on how accurate the thermometer readings of a model were compared to a calibrated reference thermometer
Repeatability: A score on how repeatable the temperature readings of a model were within and among the three samples tested of that model
Response time: The time is seconds from probe immersion into a temperature controlled water bath to a steady sate accurate temperature reading.
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