Looks at the history of household products, including air conditioners, clothes dryers, jar openers, and radios.West Bend developed the Flavo-Drip coffeemaker that did not require a filter in 1922. Its popularity led to a stove - top percolator called the Flavo-Perk. The popular ... Alfonso Bialetti designed and produced the Moka Express, a two-part machine that forced the heated water up through the coffee into the upper vessel. Made of cast ... Gaggia produced the first domestic electric espresso machine in 1952.
|Title||:||Gadgets and necessities|
|Author||:||Pauline Webb, Mark Suggitt|
|Publisher||:||Abc-Clio Inc - 2000|