[LMB] OT: Re: Easy-Bake

Joel Polowin jpolowin at hotmail.com
Sun Jan 13 07:37:39 GMT 2019


Tony Zbaraschuk (tonyz at eskimo.com) wrote:
> On Sat, January 12, 2019 2:37 pm, Joel Polowin wrote:
>> The "Easy Bake" was a functional toy oven marketed to young girls
>> (or whoever had the buying power for them) in the
>> 1960s and 1970s.  It was heated by a 100-watt light bulb (yes, kids,
>> regular light bulbs used to draw 100 watts, or even more!) and could cook
>> small cakes and small batches of small cookies.
> 
> They're still around.  My wife and I just got the granddaughters a pair
> for Christmas.

How are they heated now?

Joel


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