Features of the 3M Tempa Dot AX Thermometers: A single-use, disposable clinical thermometer with an adhesive strip to hold itself in place in the underarm area when measuring axillary body temperature. These non-sterile thermometers are individually wrapped. TempaDOT AX thermometers are individually wrapped, clean, accurate, convenient, versatile and economical body temperature measuring devices. Clinically accurate axillary body temperature can be obtained in three minutes. These products are especially suited for use with children or other patients who may not be cooperative for oral temperatures. This product is also suited for applications where sterility or infection control issues are not the primary use issues. TempaDOT AX thermometers use a dot sensor matrix consisting of temperature-sensitive indicating dots. Each dot changes color from tan to blue at a specific temperature relative to the melting point of the specific chemical mixture in the dot. Body temperature is read from a numerical temperature scale. TempaDOT AX thermometers are sensitive to environmental temperature. With one of the largest catalogs of medical, surgical and diagnostic supplies available online, Medex Supply can accommodate your facility's needs for Diagnostic Tools. Thermometers can be found in our extensive online collection of products from globally recognized and trusted brands, including 3M. An excellent option to consider is the Tempa Dot AX Thermometers, Non-Sterile.