Skullcandy Ink’d Earbuds S2IKDZ-003 Review

For the $20 we paid for these Skullcandy Ink’d earbuds, model S2IKDZ-003, we felt that we got way more value than that. These buds offer full and rich low sounds, non distorted mid range, and clear highs up to 12 kilohertz or so.  Quite a joy to listen to.  Such a joy in fact that here, … Continue reading Skullcandy Ink’d Earbuds S2IKDZ-003 Review



Auvio 3300271 Earbuds, Pearl Buds Review

The quest for an equivalent pair of earbud accessories, to Apple’s stock iPod buds continues, with this examination of the Auvio 3300271 earbuds Pearl buds. In this Auvio® earbuds review. we compared these two earphones, side-by-side, on the same music, starting first with the Auvios. The first impression of the 3300271 Pearl Buds, was that they sounded … Continue reading Auvio 3300271 Earbuds, Pearl Buds Review



CREE LED Bulb Review of Features

In this CREE LED Bulb Review, we talk about the several cool white CREE LED light bulbs scattered throughout our home.  So far, even after five years, none have burned out.  And if they last as long as CREE predicts, they’ll pay for themselves at least three times over by the time they burn out. … Continue reading CREE LED Bulb Review of Features



Philips SRU4208WM/17 Universal Remote Review

We’ve used the Philips SRU4208WM/17 Universal Remote with the Scientific Atlanta Explorer 8300 DVR from the Atlantic Broadband cable company for nearly two years. This universal control works as expected, serves adequately as a replacement for the CLIKR-5 remote that the cable company gave us originally, and is affordable. Benefits, Pros, Features, and Advantages of … Continue reading Philips SRU4208WM/17 Universal Remote Review



Philips SRP5107/27 Universal Remote Control Review

We bought the Philips SRP5107/27 Universal Remote Control  for use with our Scientific Atlanta Explorer 8300 DVR.  Atlantic Broadband cable company provides our DVR service. Spent many hours playing around with this remote. Found it simple to set up and operate. The buttons have a very easy-to-press feel. Yet pressing the wrong key happens rarely. So … Continue reading Philips SRP5107/27 Universal Remote Control Review



Anker USB Charger, Dual Port Wall Adapter Review

The dual port, 24W USB Anker USB charger adapter is among the cheapest USB wall adapters we’ve seen. Yet it offers compatibility with USB 3.0 devices and maximum charging speeds, thoroughly isolated ports, foldable 120 volt plug prongs, and reliable operation. At under $11 per unit, this AC USB adapter can charge even the highest demand tablet … Continue reading Anker USB Charger, Dual Port Wall Adapter Review



AcuRite Atomic Dual Alarm Clock Review

Back in 2010, we purchased three copies of the tabletop AcuRite atomic dual 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 … Continue reading AcuRite Atomic Dual Alarm Clock Review



WD-40 Specialist Silicone Spray Lubricant Review

WD-40 products have adorned our workshop shelves for years.  Here, we review the WD-40 Specialist silicone spray lubricant that’s been around for some years now.  Works well on treadmills, door hinges, bike chains, and a slew of other applications. Recently we brought home an eleven-ounce can of WD-40 Specialist Silicone Lubricant Spray to  quiet my … Continue reading WD-40 Specialist Silicone Spray Lubricant Review



Hamilton Beach Electric Kettle 40891 Review

We’ve enjoyed hot instant coffee and tea for more than a score now. So these cordless yet electric tea pots and kettles have therefore, been useful appliances in our kitchens and coffee counters over the years.  Here, we review the Hamilton Beach electric kettle, model 40891 cordless stainless steel version. One electric kettle we’ve used … Continue reading Hamilton Beach Electric Kettle 40891 Review



Taylor 5872-9 Timer, Dual Event, Kitchen, Egg, Review

In preps for the extensive cooking over the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, we bought this Taylor 5872-9 timer.  It’s a dual event count-up and count-down model.  Works for timing most any cooking recipe and features a loud alert sound when time is up.  Great as a stop watch too. Taylor 5872-9 Timer Introduction While cooking … Continue reading Taylor 5872-9 Timer, Dual Event, Kitchen, Egg, Review