HP MFP M477 Color Laserjet Pro Printer Pictures

We got an opportunity to set up this brand new color LaserJet Pro HP MFP M477 printer for a local no profit group.  As we installed the printer, we snapped the following pictures of unboxing the printer, connecting it to a WiFi network, and installing the driver for it on a Windows 10 Lenovo computer.  … Continue reading HP MFP M477 Color Laserjet Pro Printer Pictures



Honeywell WiFi 9000 Color Touchscreen Thermostat Review

The Honeywell 9000 series Wi-Fi Smart color touchscreen thermostats represent an obvious advance from the 8000 series models.  They’ve upgraded the screen from the so-common monotone green with black text, to a full-color, brighter, higher contrast, customizable LCD display.  The color scheme displayed can be chosen to match your specific room décor. Plus, the screen features a new indoor and … Continue reading Honeywell WiFi 9000 Color Touchscreen Thermostat Review



4 Wire Thermostat Wiring Color Code

If you’ve installed more than a few thermostats (t-stats), you likely noticed that many of them use four wires.  See this shown below in the units we’ve wired.  Typical 4 wire thermostat wiring color code examples follow. 4 Wire Thermostat Wiring Color Code In the setups we’ve seen, the most common wire color code guide … Continue reading 4 Wire Thermostat Wiring Color Code



Honeywell Thermostat Wiring Color Code

With so many new functions appearing on today’s modern thermostats (t-stats), there is of course, many more wires to connect up nowadays, when installing a new or replacement t-stat.  Gone are the two-wire days, when all you needed was one wire from the furnace transformer, and the other to feed power to a gas valve … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Wiring Color Code



Honeywell RTH9580WF Color Screen Thermostat Review

The Honeywell RTH9580WF/1005 color screen thermostat represents a clear advance from the RTH8580WF model, reviewed earlier. They’ve upgraded the screen from the ubiquitous monotone green with black lettering, to a full-color, brighter, higher contrast, LCD display.  The color scheme displayed can be customized to match your specific room décor.  Plus, the screen features a new indoor and … Continue reading Honeywell RTH9580WF Color Screen Thermostat Review



Review: CREE™ 60w LED Daylight Color 5000k Dimmable Indoor Outdoor Light Bulb, A19 BA19

We have a couple of the daylight white CREE™ LED dimmable 60w light bulbs in the A19 form factor situated throughout our dwelling. If they last as long as CREE™ predicts, they’ll pay for themselves at least several times over by the time they go out for good.  We’ve used two 9-watt (60-watt incandescent equivalent) units as kitchen counter lights for nearly four years … Continue reading Review: CREE™ 60w LED Daylight Color 5000k Dimmable Indoor Outdoor Light Bulb, A19 BA19



What is the Color of a Neon Light

Question: What determines the color of neon lights?  Answer: As in just about all gaseous discharge lamps, the color that neon lights glow is set by several factors, including: The type of gas inside the neon light’s glass tubing. The amount gas (pressure) inside the tube. The type of fluorescent coating on the inside surface … Continue reading What is the Color of a Neon Light



What Determines Neon Light Color?

Question: What determines the color of neon lights?  Answer: As in just about all gaseous discharge lamps, the color that neon lights glow is set by several factors, including: The type of gas inside the neon light’s glass tubing. The amount gas (pressure) inside the tube. The type of fluorescent coating on the inside surface … Continue reading What Determines Neon Light Color?