Etekcity via Amazon offers the Etekcity ETC-8550 Infrared Thermometer Gun
, model no. 025706347532, for $17.99. Coupon code "THMT5OFF" cuts it to $12.99
. Plus, Prime members bag free shipping
. (Non-members can spend $35 to qualify for free shipping; otherwise, shipping adds $6.74.) That's a buck under our mention from last summer, $36 off list, and the lowest total price we could find. It features a laser pointer with a distance spot ratio of 12:1, readings from -58 to 1,022°F (-50 to 550°C), instant-read response time, auto-shut off, and purported ability to measure hazardous, inaccessible, and moving objects across 14 hours of battery life.