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Ok So as goofy as this may be what kind of thermometer do you guys use to measure room temps when ocing?

I've been looking for one just casually recently.. anything that was relatively cheap I read was average 5c off the actual temp x.x

any advice on a cheap accurate thermomter?
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The thermostat on the wall.
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Hm.. The thermostat is right in the center of the house.. the comp room doesn't have any light coming in.. wonderif its safe to assume the same temps.. Plus that could be bothersome to have to keep checking it..
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I have a cheap fridge thermometer on the wall in the next room. Thermometers are just generally within a few degrees when you buy them. I remember being at Walmart and looking at a pile of fridge thermometers and I bought one that was in the range of what most of them read. You could always put one of those next to the thermostat for comparison. They only cost a few bucks.
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