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Archive of posts tagged bill gaines

Episode 1141

Fagor Countertop Induction Burner Induction Cooker Link: Fagor   Fagor‘s Countertop Induction Burner uses magnetic induction to produce heat, to be used only with ferrous pots and pans.  It has a digital time counter, and 10 power settings.  While the Glowmaster model (Episode 935) that Dick talked about may no longer be available, Fagor is […]

Episode 1127

Philips Norelco T980 Turbo Vacuum Trimmer Electric Razor Link: Philips Turn-The-Tables-Tuesday   Tom has been growing a beard since he left CNET, and has had to get an electric razor to trim his bushy beard.  The Philips Norelco T980 Turbo Vacuum Trimmer is a beard/moustache trimmer with a tubo button for increased power, a clear […]

Episode 1115

Crescent 1925 Locomotive Phone Telephone for Train Enthusiasts Link: Amazon   Telemania made this Crescent Locomotive Phone for train enthusiasts many years ago, when it was about to discontinue the model, Dick was tipped off and bought another two.  So Dick has one at home, one at MAD, and one in the Gadget Warehouse. Another […]

Episode 1111

Nighthawk Deadbolt Security Indicator Door Lock LED Indicator Link: NightHawkLED   Once installed, the Nighthawk Deadbolt Security Indicator flashes red when the door is locked, and does not flash when the door is not locked. A Minute of Silliness 3 June was the 18th Anniversary of Bill Gaines‘s death.  Dick observed a minute of silliness […]

Episode 1098

AVerLife Cinema Media Player for TV Link: AVerMedia   From AVerMedia, the AVerLife Cinema is a simple multimedia player for outputting to your TV.  No storage included, just a bare player with a card reader and a USB port for your input source, with HDMI (720p), component and composite out to the TV. MAD is […]