Honeywell RTH9580WF Color Thermostat Review

The Honeywell RTH9580WF/1005 color screen thermostat is a clear advance from the RTH8580WF model, reviewed earlier. Honeywell RTH9580WF Color Thermostat Intro Honeywell has upgraded the screen from the one-color green with black lettering, to a full-color, brighter, higher contrast LCD display.  Indeed you can set screen colors to match your room décor.  Plus, the screen … Continue reading Honeywell RTH9580WF Color Thermostat Review





CREE 60w LED Daylight Dimmable Light Bulb Review

We have a couple of the daylight white CREE LED dimmable daylight 60w light bulb in the A19 form factor.  Now they’re well on their way to lasting as long as CREE predicts.  If they make it, they’ll pay for themselves at least several times by the time they burn out. So far, we’ve had … Continue reading CREE 60w LED Daylight Dimmable Light Bulb Review





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





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





HP MFP M477 Printer Color LaserJet Pro 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 it, we snapped the following pictures of unboxing, connecting it to a WiFi network, and installing the driver for it on a Windows 10 Lenovo computer.  Setup went smoothly … Continue reading HP MFP M477 Printer Color LaserJet Pro Pictures





What is the Color of a Neon Light

Question: What is the Color of a Neon Light?  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 … Continue reading What is the Color of a Neon Light





What Determines Neon Light Color?

In this post, we answer the question: What determines neon light color? 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 … Continue reading What Determines Neon Light Color?





Honeywell WiFi 9000 Review, Color Touchscreen Thermostat

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 Review, Color Touchscreen Thermostat