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  • Drbearsec
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    So close... the electricity part worries me...

  • The Burn
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    Drbearsec - I use 2 Mavericks, which work fine to my patio or living room, but I couldn't use them overnight because the signal drops out in the bedroom. I'm still hoping someone will tell me that the 735 has stronger bluetooth or that a good wi-fi solution will appear.

  • Letmebefrank
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    That is exactly what Tappecue does, and it also has a graphing feature which is useful, but like you point out below, it does need to be plugged in.

  • Letmebefrank
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    Tappecue does have four probes and it works well. The cons are that it needs to be plugged in and requires WiFi to work. Not an issue for me the way my cooking area is set up, but it could be.

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  • Drbearsec
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    Interesting... just not sure I want to be tied to electricity...

    Originally posted by Dr ROK View Post
    Don't have any experience with this, but I was surfing the web and found this tonight. Sounds like they also have waterproof probes. Kinda pricey, but maybe it's worth it if they last and are accurate.http://www.tappecue.com

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  • Drbearsec
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    What do you use Burn?

  • Drbearsec
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    Originally posted by Pit Boss View Post


    It's a shame they hamstrung the ET-735 with bluetooth. Wif or RF capability and a program to record temps over time would have made it a very desirable product. As it is now my ET-735 is collecting dust and I keep reaching for my trusty ET-732s.


    Yep... I would love the Wifi or RF like on the 732 or 733 but also be able to collect data...

    Ideally, a wifi enabled system that can I can receive on my iphone and get alerts on if I hit threshholds and the ability to record my temps

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  • Drbearsec
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    Bluetooth range isn't great, which is the problem. Plus it drains battery faster.

    I looked at the newer icelcius but I don't want to plug the probes directly into the phone
    Last edited by Drbearsec; July 2, 2015, 08:06 AM.

  • Breadhead
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    Hmmm... I'm close to computer illiterate. Maybe that's a good thing because I love what the ET 735 has been doing for me the last month. The saying ignorance is bliss... Just might be true.

    Blue tooth is better than no tooth! My DigiQ Dx2 does a good job but I have to go out to the smoker to observe what it is doing. Now that I have the 735 I put one probe right next to DigiQ pit probe and just track that from my family room.

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  • DWCowles
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    Wartface Yes I did. I will be using it on the two PBs and a Wagyu brisket cook this weekend.
    Last edited by DWCowles; June 30, 2015, 11:44 PM.

  • Dr ROK
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    Don't have any experience with this, but I was surfing the web and found this tonight. Sounds like they also have waterproof probes. Kinda pricey, but maybe it's worth it if they last and are accurate.http://www.tappecue.com

    Leave a comment:


  • David Parrish
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    The Burn I believe that as your, "There, Fixed it!" moment. Now we need Jon Solberg to stop by with an appropriate GIF.

  • The Burn
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    And a bottle opener :-)

  • Huskee
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    Originally posted by Pit Boss View Post


    It's a shame they hamstrung the ET-735 with bluetooth. Wif or RF capability and a program to record temps over time would have made it a very desirable product. As it is now my ET-735 is collecting dust and I keep reaching for my trusty ET-732s.
    Agreed. I actually emailed Maverick a while back explaining us bbq folk need a 732 & 735 hybrid with either the RF or preferably Wi-Fi so it'd be compatible with apps, phones, tracking and so on. They said they'll put it in their box for consideration. I hope it's true. 736 would be nice, 4 waterproof probes and Wi-Fi...but option for its own receiver like 732.

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  • David Parrish
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    Originally posted by Huskee View Post
    The standard RF of the 732s states 300' (100yds) reception. I get a good 70yds in my yard when I put the receiver(s) in a tree when I'm out mowing. I'm not at all interested in Bluetooth for my circumstances. Wifi, absolutely it it were available.

    It's a shame they hamstrung the ET-735 with bluetooth. Wif or RF capability and a program to record temps over time would have made it a very desirable product. As it is now my ET-735 is collecting dust and I keep reaching for my trusty ET-732s.

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