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how do you properly clean a thermometer?

i know you can buy those covers at the store...but i never how do you clean it?


Asked by shay1130 at 7:34 PM on Oct. 29, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • Warm water and soap - get it sudsy (just the insertion part) and rinse well in warm water.
    Dry then wipe well with rubbing alcohol and allow to air dry.
    Be sure to store in a secure place and wipe with rubbing alcohol (and allow to air dry) before using again.

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 7:37 PM on Oct. 29, 2009

  • Yes, what she said.

    Answer by Pnukey at 7:40 PM on Oct. 29, 2009

  • i've always rinsed it in soap and warm water but i never knew if i should use alcohol

    Answer by shay1130 at 7:44 PM on Oct. 29, 2009