To use this product a Lens Filter has to be placed on the probe-tip--see Owner Manual linked below
Style Name:Thermometer Product Description The ear thermometer that doctors recommend the most* Thanks to Braun's patented pre-warmed tip and ExacTemp® technology, Braun ThermoScan® is widely regarded as a benchmark for accuracy and reliability. That's why most health professionals choose Braun ThermoScan®*. In fact, Braun ThermoScan® is the number one brand among doctors*. Key product features for the new Braun ThermoScan® 5 IRT6020 - No.1 brand used and recommended by doctors* - Patented pre-warmed tip ensures accuracy - ExacTemp® guidance system function: light & beep alert for accurate positioning - Fast, gentle and easy to use - Last reading recall to track temperature - Hygienic disposable lens filters. BPA and Latex free Otras características: Auto power off: Yes Battery type: AA Mignon Buzzer: Yes Colour of product: White Dimensions (WxDxH): 162 x 58 x 205 mm Display: LCD Memory function: Yes Number of batteries supported: 2 Temperature alarm: Yes Type: Contact Unit of measure: °C, °F Weight: 330 g Indications The probe tip is the most delicate part of the thermometer. It must be clean and intact to ensure accurate readings. If the thermometer is ever accidentally used without a lens filter, clean the probe tip as follows: - Very gently wipe the surface with a cotton swab or soft cloth moistened with alcohol. After the alcohol has completely dried out, you can put a new lens filter on and take a temperature measurement. - If the probe tip is damaged, please contact Consumer Relations. - Use a soft, dry cloth to clean the thermometer display and exterior. Do not use abrasive cleaners. Never submerge this thermometer in water or any other liquid. Store thermometer and lens filters in a dry location free from dust and contamination and away from direct sunlight. - Additional lens filters (LF 40) are available at most stores carrying Braun ThermoScan.