Jason and the Argos Gnomes (Part Eighteen): The Sharp R5541 Microwave Oven

‘Ping’ went the steam from my tart

Besides the home computer, there was one other device that any middle class household couldn’t afford to be without. It not only revolutionised the way we made cakes, cooked meat and fish.¬†For many, the sole source of a rushed household’s tea or supper.

A lot of us use the said product for reheating ready meals. Not, in the words of a Marshall Cavendish part-work available at the time, ‘baking cakies’. Today, almost 30 years on, they are almost everywhere. I am referring to the microwave oven. For this entry in particular, it is…

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