Stylish Non-Clothing Things - Page 24
Certainly more stylish than it's predecessor.
Two halves of cheap wafer-thin plastic, riveted together.
Sometimes Sinclair's obsession for slimness met with problems though.
As with all of the Sinclair calculators, the Cambridge's display used light-emitting diodes. This made it a power-hungry device, forcing a rather messy design compromise on the Cambridge Memory % Type 2 and Cambridge Programmable. The power demands of both devices required the use of a PP3 battery, creating the distinctive "pregnant" appearance of the case.
Proper cookware is a key stylish component, for me. I have fancier equipment (deep fryers, etc.), but this is without a doubt my favorite item:
All-Clad 12 Quart Multi Cooker. Elegant design, huge versatility/utility, and this is probably the only thing I have ever owned that with regular use and abuse over the course of years, still looks brand new after every wash. Something about the ability to make 12 servings of chicken soup from scratch.