Episode 733

Exergen TemporalScanner Temporal Thermometer Link: Exergen   The TemporalScanner from Exergen is a thermometer that measures the arterial temperature, giving you a more accurate reading of your body temperature.  Just stroke the device across the forehead and it will give you a reading of the temperature of the temporal artery. Scary Christmas MoviesLil Banchik, aka …

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Episode 732

Verbatim Tune Board Speaker Keyboard Link: Verbatim Turn-The-Tables-Tuesday   With a little help from his friend Dick, Leo got this keyboard from Andy Marken.  LED-backlit, the Verbatim Tune Board or Speaker Keyboard has built in stereo speakers, with bass boost, complete with sound controls and music playback controls, and can save you some wiring as …

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Episode 731

Wicked Lasers' "The Torch" The World's Brightest Flashlight Link: Wicked Lasers   Dick has a penchant for flashlights, but even he doesn't think he wants this one (unless someone gives it to him for Christmas).  Waiting to enter the Guinness Book of Records, The Torch offers 4,100 lumens.  The battery lasts only 15 minutes, but …

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Episode 730

Polaroid Instant Slide Autoprocessor DIY Slide Developing Machine Link: Jim's Web on archives.org Dick's Gadget Warehouse   Polaroid made its name in instant photographs, but also ventured into instant slides.  Dick unearthed this gadget from the Gadget Warehouse recently (see Episode 683).  Here's how the Instant Slide Autoprocessor worked, according to Jim's Web: "The developing …

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Episode 729

Christmas Wishes Christmas Day Special Link: best holiday wishes from dick debartolo mad's maddest writer and the giz wiz   No gadgets again on this Christmas Day from Dick and Leo, but Dick has asked the TWiT Army to email him about gadgets they would love to see under the Christmas tree this year.  Here …

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