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#1 of 5 Old 05-14-2004, 01:18 PM - Thread Starter
 
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i want to start charting my temp but i don't know where to get the bbt thermom's. where could i find one for cheap?
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When I charted I just used a digital one from a drug store.
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I have bought them at drug stores, Target, Walmart, online, and from friends who had extra ones. Any digital therm will work.

If you want a classic mercury BBT therm, I know the couple to couple league carries them online. I keep one of these as backup...I am forever deleting my last digital temp by accident
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I got my bbt therm from Drugstore.com. Cheap and they send it to you.

I would advise that you get a bbt though. You can do it with a regular one - but they don't register changes quite as well. (I though you could use anything until I was a FF guide, and saw the differences between a chart using a regular therm and a bbt.)

Here is a link to the one I use (and have been using for two years), it had a light, keeps your last temp.
BD Basal Therm

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I bought mine at drugstore.com but I have also seen them at the evil WalMart
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