SanDisk® Cruzer Glide™ 16 GB USB 2.0 3.0 Flash Drive Review

Purchased the SanDisk® Cruzer Glide™ 16 GB USB 2.0 3.0 Flash Drive  at Walmart, to save some electronic manuals on. The Cruzer Glide™ installed without difficulty, received copied data as quickly as other USB 2.0 storage drives we’ve tested, and is easy to locate, buy, plug in, and use.  This flash drive accepted several gigabytes of … Continue reading SanDisk® Cruzer Glide™ 16 GB USB 2.0 3.0 Flash Drive Review

http //belkin.range/Setup Instructions for the F9K1106v1 N600 Belkin Wi-Fi Extender

The setup and connection procedures for the Belkin range extender model F9k1106v1, define simplicity itself when you have screen shots from an actual setup scenario, as we took here, while connecting our copy to our existing wireless networks. The Belkin firmware automates much of the procedure in a wizard style web interface at the http://belkin.range/ website as … Continue reading http //belkin.range/Setup Instructions for the F9K1106v1 N600 Belkin Wi-Fi Extender

How to Clean Eyeglasses with Anti Reflective Coating

We’ve worn glasses with anti reflective coatings for over two decades.  In that time, we got advice from several optometrists. They showed us how to clean eyeglasses with anti reflective coating. Indeed, this is easy once you know how to safely handle them.  You should know which cleaners work the best and safest, and which cleaning … Continue reading How to Clean Eyeglasses with Anti Reflective Coating

Sony MDR-7509HD Studio Monitor Professional Earphones Headphones Review

The Sony MDR 7509HD studio monitor professional headphones  worked very well for the year that we owned them, and in that time, we played them with many CD players, televisions, iPods, and headphone amps. Found them to be pretty fair audio devices in several respects. The MDR-7509HDs appear similar to the MDR-V500 and 7506, units, also by Sony, tested previously, and reviewed elsewhere in … Continue reading Sony MDR-7509HD Studio Monitor Professional Earphones Headphones Review

Sony MDR-V500DJ Professional DJ Headphones Earphones Review

I owned the Sony MDR-V500DJ Professional DJ Headphones for twenty years. So I’ve used them with numerous and varied CD players, iPods, mixing boards, headphone amps, and touring preamps. We found them to be exceptional audio devices in numerous aspects on our mobile disc jockey gigs. These dynamic earphones offer probably the best sound of any … Continue reading Sony MDR-V500DJ Professional DJ Headphones Earphones Review

Honeywell Touchscreen Thermostat RTH7600D Review

The   Honeywell RTH7600D 7 Day Programmable Thermostat   for the central heating and cooling system, costs approximately $100 at Lowe’s home improvement center. Priced on the high side of fair, this computerized touchscreen furnace / air conditioner controller still clicks as it turns the climate control system on and off (like the Robertshaw 9415 digital thermostat I replaced with the Honeywell programmable) (reviewed here).  However, this … Continue reading Honeywell Touchscreen Thermostat RTH7600D Review

Baseboard Heater Installation Tips

Installing electric baseboard heating can be a fun project, because it’s not too technically advanced (and therefore, not too disheartening), and after it’s done, you get a much warmer room for your winter time naps. The theory of operation is easy to understand, and even the complexities of digital thermostats has been hidden from the end user … Continue reading Baseboard Heater Installation Tips

Sony DJ Headphones MDR-V700dj Earphones Review

We owned the   Sony MDR-V700 DJ headphones  for a few years in around 2004, and used them with varied CD players, iPod Nanos, headphone amps, and mixers at numerous mobile DJ gigs.  While the durability of the MDR-V700DJ was very noticeable, we nonetheless were disappointed with these phones over all, particularly in how they sounded. Due to their solid construction, … Continue reading Sony DJ Headphones MDR-V700dj Earphones Review

Chef Choice Cordless Glass Electric Water Tea Kettle Teapot 679 0001 Review

We’ve been avid mint tea drinkers for nearly two decades, and so, have often kept cordless kettles like the   Chef Choice Kettle Teapot Model #679    on the kitchen counter for quick and efficient water heating. The 679 glass kettle is not actually cordless.  A cord does exist, attached to the stand base, that plugs into a fifteen amp outlet, that supplies power to the heating … Continue reading Chef Choice Cordless Glass Electric Water Tea Kettle Teapot 679 0001 Review

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