Honeywell Smart WiFi Thermostat Manual RTH9580WF

Honeywell provides excellent documentation for their Wi-Fi smart thermostats, and the 9000 series RTH9580WF internet controlled thermostat is no exception.  The supplied documentation walks you through installation, setup, and everyday usage instructions, written in non tech, easy to understand language.  These documents contain lots of picture illustrations of wiring scenarios, screen shots, and program schedule creations.  … Continue reading Honeywell Smart WiFi Thermostat Manual RTH9580WF



Emerson™ Alarm Clock Radio CKS1708 Review

The Emerson™ CKS1708 alarm clock radio is small enough to fit on any bedside nightstand, table, or desktop.  It automatically sets itself to the correct time after a power outage. This alarm clock system retains time and settings in memory powered by a CR2032 lithium battery.  The battery life exceeds a year, and may last quite a … Continue reading Emerson™ Alarm Clock Radio CKS1708 Review



Taylor Dual Event Count Up Count Down Timer 5872-9 Review

In preps for the extensive cooking that we do over the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, we picked up one of these Taylor Dual Event Countup Countdown Timers, model 5872-9. While cooking such large-scale meals, we usually have multiple foods baking, boiling, marinating, and simmering at the same time, and we’re only so good at starting … Continue reading Taylor Dual Event Count Up Count Down Timer 5872-9 Review



Acurite Digital Kitchen Timer 00291E Review

In preps for the extensive cooking that we do over the Halloween and Thanksgiving holidays, we bought a Acurite Digital Kitchen Timer 00291E for approximately $6. While cooking such large-scale meals, we usually have multiple foods baking, boiling, marinating, and simmering at the same time, and we’re only so skilled at starting them all so that they finish … Continue reading Acurite Digital Kitchen Timer 00291E Review



Emerson Smart Set Clock Radio CKS1708 Review

The Emerson™ CKS1708 SmartSet® Clock Radio is small enough to fit on any nightstand, table, or desktop. It automatically sets itself to the correct time after a power outage.  This alarm clock system retains time and settings in memory powered by a CR2032 lithium battery.  The battery life exceeds a year, and may last quite a bit … Continue reading Emerson Smart Set Clock Radio CKS1708 Review



AcuRite® Atomic Digital LCD Alarm Clock 13131 Review

Back in 2010, We’ve purchased three copies of the tabletop AcuRite® Atomic Alarm Clock 13131.  Most impressive about this time piece is that it receives radio signals from the master atomic clocks in Colorado, and synchronizes itself most every night to those signals. So the time it displays is usually accurate to within one second … Continue reading AcuRite® Atomic Digital LCD Alarm Clock 13131 Review



Radio Shack 6300452 Talking LCD Alarm Clock Review

Bought this portable   Radio Shack Talking Alarm Clock, model #6300452   while visiting the local Radio Shack electronics store in 2012. Thrilling to see that Radio Shack is once again carrying digital talking clocks, as their prices on them are generally cheaper than what you find at the visual aids stores online.  This is another fully accessible, … Continue reading Radio Shack 6300452 Talking LCD Alarm Clock Review



Talking Cube Clock Vintage Micronta VoxClock One, 63-902 Review

The Micronta VoxClock, Cat # 63-902 is a blind-friendly and vintage, yet completely accessible talking digital clock, that is cubed shaped. It features a powerful-sounding speaker, highly intelligible retro male voice, silver colored real-metal speaker grill, simulated walnut grain sides, and controls on the bottom for setting the current time, volume, and so on.  Press the lone button … Continue reading Talking Cube Clock Vintage Micronta VoxClock One, 63-902 Review



Sharper Image LCD Atomic Alarm Clock Review

We’ve bought five of this Sharper Image atomic clock, to use in our own homes.  They also made classy Christmas gifts for family and friends too. Radio controlled clocks such as this, get broadcasts from the master atomic clocks near Fort Collins, Colorado. Then, they sync almost every night to those signals. So the time … Continue reading Sharper Image LCD Atomic Alarm Clock Review