The temperature sensor is located at the top of the stem which is perfect for thin cuts of meat, patties, roasts & fish fillets. Easy to use- the Quick Read gives a rapid response and the self calibrating construction gives an instant reading with the simple one-button operation. Features a premium grade stainless steel stem. The data hold locks reading on display for use in low light conditions. Automatically shuts off after 10 minutes. Battery and instructions included.