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Moisturize, Moisturize, Moisturize

Dry heat is for deserts. This handy little non-electronic humidifier is made to keep you from drying out in the living room this winter. It’s simple, really, just a 10” x 7” x 2-1/4” thick white plastic frame with little feet holding a hunk of open-cell foam that you soak with water and place on a register vent, radiator or in front of a baseboard heater. Presto, instant humidity.

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FOAM HUMIDIFIER VENT COVER

Moisturize, Moisturize, Moisturize

Dry heat is for deserts. This handy little non-electronic humidifier is made to keep you from drying out in the living room this winter. It’s simple, really, just a 10” x 7” x 2-1/4” thick white plastic frame with little feet holding a hunk of open-cell foam that you soak with water and place on a register vent, radiator or in front of a baseboard heater. Presto, instant humidity.

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$3.95 EACH
$7.50
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Youse Be Needing A Tape Measure?

Our oddest twofer: a 9-foot USB charging cable with tape-measure markings in 1/16” and 1mm increments on it. Has a standard USB jack at one end and both micro-USB and lightning jacks on a Y-plug at the other. Not only permits long-distance charging, it tells you how long the distance is!

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USB CHARGING TAPE MEASURE

Youse Be Needing A Tape Measure?

Our oddest twofer: a 9-foot USB charging cable with tape-measure markings in 1/16” and 1mm increments on it. Has a standard USB jack at one end and both micro-USB and lightning jacks on a Y-plug at the other. Not only permits long-distance charging, it tells you how long the distance is!

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$12.95 EACH

Swivel That HDMI Connector, Baby

Electronic stuff sticking out, is it? Cozy your HDTV, DVR, Blue-ray or whatever right up to the wall or cabinet with this 180-degree swiveling HDMI adapter. Maximum cable length is approx 30 feet.

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HDMI SWIVELING ADAPTER

Swivel That HDMI Connector, Baby

Electronic stuff sticking out, is it? Cozy your HDTV, DVR, Blue-ray or whatever right up to the wall or cabinet with this 180-degree swiveling HDMI adapter. Maximum cable length is approx 30 feet.

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$5.95 EACH

This Is Really Tacky

Need a clean screen, Gene? This little tacky gel roller is made specifically to clean smart phone screens. Just roll it across the screen and watch it remove fingerprints, smears, chicken-finger grease, all the schmutz that gets between you and those cat videos. Rinse in warm water and dry, and it’s good as new. (Also good for squeegeeing the air from under screen protectors.) Measures 2” across x approx 1” dia on a 6” handle with a little cover.

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SMART PHONE SCREEN CLEANER

This Is Really Tacky

Need a clean screen, Gene? This little tacky gel roller is made specifically to clean smart phone screens. Just roll it across the screen and watch it remove fingerprints, smears, chicken-finger grease, all the schmutz that gets between you and those cat videos. Rinse in warm water and dry, and it’s good as new. (Also good for squeegeeing the air from under screen protectors.) Measures 2” across x approx 1” dia on a 6” handle with a little cover.

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$0.90 EACH
$2.95
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USBs Need Company, Too

Nice low-profile wall charger has fold-in prongs and dual USB ports for a 2A maximum output. Measures 2-3/4” x 1-1/2” x 1-3/8”. From Vivitar®. UL.

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VIVITAR® DUAL USB CHARGER

USBs Need Company, Too

Nice low-profile wall charger has fold-in prongs and dual USB ports for a 2A maximum output. Measures 2-3/4” x 1-1/2” x 1-3/8”. From Vivitar®. UL.

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$7.95 EACH

For Bathroom Hair Bands

You’re not alone. Lots of people pretend they’re rock stars in the bathroom, and you can enhance the pretense with this 9” long, red-handled hair brush with a built-in electronic microphone (“…we’ll be back to pick you up later!”),1/2W amp and 1” speaker in the handle. Will also play sounds from a media player or phone via standard 1/8” input jack on a 4-foot jumper cord. Has power, dual-level volume and mic kill buttons. Runs on (3) “AAA” batteries that you add. Brush is removable for cleaning.

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HAIR BRUSH MICROPHONE

For Bathroom Hair Bands

You’re not alone. Lots of people pretend they’re rock stars in the bathroom, and you can enhance the pretense with this 9” long, red-handled hair brush with a built-in electronic microphone (“…we’ll be back to pick you up later!”),1/2W amp and 1” speaker in the handle. Will also play sounds from a media player or phone via standard 1/8” input jack on a 4-foot jumper cord. Has power, dual-level volume and mic kill buttons. Runs on (3) “AAA” batteries that you add. Brush is removable for cleaning.

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$3.75 EACH

Medical Valve Assembly

These high-end valve assemblies are medical take-outs from Lee Industries, but that’s all we know except that they look really expensive and fancy and high-quality, and are probably worth much more than we’re selling them for. Each has a 3VDC 275mA 2-phase stepper motor into a 5-250uL valve housing with a 5-pin connector that hooks up to (3) Omron infrared-based photomicro sensors. There’s what looks like a 4-pin encoder on top, as well as a 1/16” barb. Lee part # LPVX0520750CA.

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3VDC VALVE ASSEMBLY

Medical Valve Assembly

These high-end valve assemblies are medical take-outs from Lee Industries, but that’s all we know except that they look really expensive and fancy and high-quality, and are probably worth much more than we’re selling them for. Each has a 3VDC 275mA 2-phase stepper motor into a 5-250uL valve housing with a 5-pin connector that hooks up to (3) Omron infrared-based photomicro sensors. There’s what looks like a 4-pin encoder on top, as well as a 1/16” barb. Lee part # LPVX0520750CA.

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$14.50 EACH

PATCH CORD

And it’s a long ’un. This 85" long insulated CAT6 patch cable from Commscope® has 8-pin connectors at each end. In a lovely blue, too.

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COMMSCOPE® CAT6 PATCH CABLE

PATCH CORD

And it’s a long ’un. This 85" long insulated CAT6 patch cable from Commscope® has 8-pin connectors at each end. In a lovely blue, too.

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$5.75 EACH

East End, West End

The past meets the future with this 6-foot long cable that has a standard USB plug at the right end and a cute little Mini-USB plug at the left end. Or is it the other way around? You decide.

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USB-MINI USB CABLE

East End, West End

The past meets the future with this 6-foot long cable that has a standard USB plug at the right end and a cute little Mini-USB plug at the left end. Or is it the other way around? You decide.

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$2.00 EACH

Old School Siren

We bleeves this is new old stock from Orevox Corp, mostly because of the the ’70s style of the case. This 12VDC siren is rated for 110dB and draws up to 600mA while emitting a steady or “yelp” tone (we’d call it more of a warble, actually). Has a 3” Mylar cone speaker that ought to be weather-tolerant. Housing is just under 4” square x 2” thick in a cream plastic with 5/32” mounting holes near the corners. Includes (3) 9” leads and a wiring diagram.

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12VDC TWO-TONE SIREN

Old School Siren

We bleeves this is new old stock from Orevox Corp, mostly because of the the ’70s style of the case. This 12VDC siren is rated for 110dB and draws up to 600mA while emitting a steady or “yelp” tone (we’d call it more of a warble, actually). Has a 3” Mylar cone speaker that ought to be weather-tolerant. Housing is just under 4” square x 2” thick in a cream plastic with 5/32” mounting holes near the corners. Includes (3) 9” leads and a wiring diagram.

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$9.50 EACH

Lets Kids Walk, Talk & Chew Gum

Tell them these are cell phones with only a one-number contact file, and with no texting. Your kiddlier kids still enjoy walkie talkies, and this Educational Insights set has a 300-foot range. Press the connect-disconnect button and the other kid has (5) seconds to respond and you’re both ready to talk at the same time. Also has a cricketish call signal and high/low/off switches. Units are 4-3/8” x 2-3/8” x 1-1/4”. All you add is the gum.

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EDUCATIONAL INSIGHTS WALKIE TALKIE SET

Lets Kids Walk, Talk & Chew Gum

Tell them these are cell phones with only a one-number contact file, and with no texting. Your kiddlier kids still enjoy walkie talkies, and this Educational Insights set has a 300-foot range. Press the connect-disconnect button and the other kid has (5) seconds to respond and you’re both ready to talk at the same time. Also has a cricketish call signal and high/low/off switches. Units are 4-3/8” x 2-3/8” x 1-1/4”. All you add is the gum.

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$29.95 EACH

Lend Me Your Ear…

Now you can share your music with your friends, Romans, countrymen, and even strangers on a train. Just plug your buds into the standard 1/8” headphone jacks and you’ll both be tuned in. Slides into a little black rubber case that has a 7/8” slip ring so you can hang it on whatever. Bonus: the bottom of the case is a touch stylus. We’ll pick one in red, black, green, blue, pink or purple.

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EAR BUD SPLITTER

Lend Me Your Ear…

Now you can share your music with your friends, Romans, countrymen, and even strangers on a train. Just plug your buds into the standard 1/8” headphone jacks and you’ll both be tuned in. Slides into a little black rubber case that has a 7/8” slip ring so you can hang it on whatever. Bonus: the bottom of the case is a touch stylus. We’ll pick one in red, black, green, blue, pink or purple.

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$3.95 EACH

Landlines Will Rise Again!

Smart money thinks it will be after the Third Romulan War, but it could be sooner. Get prepped with this retro-style almond push-button phone with a partially coiled 58" cord, modular plug, ringer on/off switch, and plastic wall mount. Screws included. Please note that these phones have only a pulsed dialing output and may not work on all landlines.

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RETRO LANDLINE WALL PHONE

Landlines Will Rise Again!

Smart money thinks it will be after the Third Romulan War, but it could be sooner. Get prepped with this retro-style almond push-button phone with a partially coiled 58" cord, modular plug, ringer on/off switch, and plastic wall mount. Screws included. Please note that these phones have only a pulsed dialing output and may not work on all landlines.

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$3.75 EACH

This Is Just Cool

It’s a Peltier junction rated at 12VDC, 2.2 Amps, and attached to a heat sink and a muffin fan, making it all a self-contained cooling unit measuring 1-9/16” x 2-3/16” x 3-1/4”. Techie talk: the fat red & black leads are for the Peltier; thinner ones feed the fan, and there’s a yellow or white thermal sensor lead on the same plug. Separate green and yellow leads are to the thermistors at the top of the cool side of the heat sink. Made in the USA.

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12VDC COOLING UNIT

This Is Just Cool

It’s a Peltier junction rated at 12VDC, 2.2 Amps, and attached to a heat sink and a muffin fan, making it all a self-contained cooling unit measuring 1-9/16” x 2-3/16” x 3-1/4”. Techie talk: the fat red & black leads are for the Peltier; thinner ones feed the fan, and there’s a yellow or white thermal sensor lead on the same plug. Separate green and yellow leads are to the thermistors at the top of the cool side of the heat sink. Made in the USA.

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$24.50 EACH

Feeling Punchy?

Wethinks this is some sort of pneumatic punch assembly. The cast aluminum body is a 3-3/4" x 2-3/4" x 1-3/4" block with a 1/4" dia spring-loaded punch, (2) rows of (6) 12VDC 500mA, 15psid solenoids sealed into the block with a printed circuit board, wiring harness and a 3/32” inlet barb. Whole shebang measures 4-3/8" x 3-3/4" x 3". Part# LHDX0512700BA.

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12VDC SOLENOID PUNCH ASSEMBLY

Feeling Punchy?

Wethinks this is some sort of pneumatic punch assembly. The cast aluminum body is a 3-3/4" x 2-3/4" x 1-3/4" block with a 1/4" dia spring-loaded punch, (2) rows of (6) 12VDC 500mA, 15psid solenoids sealed into the block with a printed circuit board, wiring harness and a 3/32” inlet barb. Whole shebang measures 4-3/8" x 3-3/4" x 3". Part# LHDX0512700BA.

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$14.50 EACH

Big To Little

This 3-foot data/charge cable has a standard USB connector on one end, and a micro-USB connector on the other. Or vice versa, depending on which end you’re holding. But what makes this one better than most of the rest is that it also transfers data, precious data. Most charging cables do nothing but charge; ours does both.

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USB TO MICRO USB CHARGING IOTA CABLE

Big To Little

This 3-foot data/charge cable has a standard USB connector on one end, and a micro-USB connector on the other. Or vice versa, depending on which end you’re holding. But what makes this one better than most of the rest is that it also transfers data, precious data. Most charging cables do nothing but charge; ours does both.

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$3.75 EACH

Gear Up

This small but mighty 3-4.5VDC gear motor draws approx 400mA no load, stalls at 2.5A and spins approx 140 rpm. Measures 2” long x just under 1-1/2” dia at the gearbox. Has an offset flattened 1/4” x 5/8” long shaft, and comes with a 4” leads and a 5mm 3-pin Molex connector.

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4.5VDC GEAR MOTOR

Gear Up

This small but mighty 3-4.5VDC gear motor draws approx 400mA no load, stalls at 2.5A and spins approx 140 rpm. Measures 2” long x just under 1-1/2” dia at the gearbox. Has an offset flattened 1/4” x 5/8” long shaft, and comes with a 4” leads and a 5mm 3-pin Molex connector.

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$12.50 EACH

Gen X Pyrex

Return with us now to those thrilling days of 1977, which is when this Pyrex-topped heating element was made as part of a stovetop hotplate. Measures 10-3/8” x 5-3/8” x 3/16” thick, and draws 120W at 120VAC with a thermal cutoff, neon indicator lamp, 1.5 ohm power resistors on both legs as fuses, and 4-1/2” leads. Will heat up to at least 230F. Made in the USA by Sierracin/Thermal Systems, part #976-4935-3.

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120VAC STOVETOP HEATING ELEMENT

Gen X Pyrex

Return with us now to those thrilling days of 1977, which is when this Pyrex-topped heating element was made as part of a stovetop hotplate. Measures 10-3/8” x 5-3/8” x 3/16” thick, and draws 120W at 120VAC with a thermal cutoff, neon indicator lamp, 1.5 ohm power resistors on both legs as fuses, and 4-1/2” leads. Will heat up to at least 230F. Made in the USA by Sierracin/Thermal Systems, part #976-4935-3.

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$6.50 EACH

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