Episode 280

Okidata Microline 92 Dot Matrix Printer Link: Antic Magazine 1985 Printer Guide on Atari Magazine   Compute Magazine June 1984 on Atari Magazine Dick's Gadget Warehouse   From 1984 (and Dick still has the original receipt), the Okidata 92 printer cost $699, and the cable cost $39.95.  The paper for printing (with the sheets all attached together …

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Episode 271

Roadmaster Rear Deck Digital Message System Scrolling LED Billboard for the Rear Deck Link: Roadmaster   Another scrolling LED product (see Episodes 72, 109).  The Roadmaster Rear Deck Scrolling Message System attaches to the back of your car (or outside your house, if you prefer, or in a store), with 99 built-in messages such as …

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Episode 269

Temperature-Controlled Faucet Light Faucet with Temperature Indicator Link: Think Geek Hog Wild Toys   A new version of the Faucet Light (Episode 154).  Now it streams blue LED light up to 89°C, beyond which it streams red LED light. No Tostino SponsorshipLeo finally finds out that he won't be getting any Tostino sponsorship, as the …

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