Friday, September 7, 2012

Finishing the 220 V project

Reboot's 220V Hot Plate
I finally got the last bits of wiring done for the 220 Volt circuit. I tried to install a single receptacle and over torqued the screws. So I went to purchase a new one - 1,90€. I noticed that I could purchase a dual outlet - 9,50€. Go figure

Quana and I decided that purchasing a hot plate would give us more flexibility than purchasing a skillet or slow cooker or whatever. This way it is like having a stove burner.

The payoff: Last night Quana made chicken and rice with curry, garlic, ginger, chili and paprika. I have not eaten this well since I waved goodbye to Claudia and Ed in Florida.

Fair winds and following seas.

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