Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

USB Gas Stove: Cooking with Laptop Power

 |  |  |  |  |  April 1, 2012


While it’s not the iPhone gas stove I’ve been dreaming about for my kitchen, I still rather like the idea of this USB mug warmer that looks just like a tiny stovetop burner.

usb_cup_warmer_stove

Simply plug the USB mini gas stove into the side of your computer, and it’ll heat up a mug of tea, coffee, or even keep your ramen noodles warm. It even has a bright orange LED ring around the middle to make it look like a burner (although I’d think blue would be more realistic for natural gas).

usb_gas_stove_2

It offers an adjustable thermostat which lets you select from temperatures between 40° and 70° celsius, and also functions as a 2-port USB hub. I’m a bit concerned about how much heat this thing could actually produce using the relatively low current flowing out of your computer’s USB port, but it probably doesn’t take much to heat up a small metal plate. If you want to try one out for yourself, you can find the USB Gas Stove over at Infmetry for $21(USD).

usb_gas_stove_3



McLaren 765LT Spider

McLaren 765LT Spider

Ghostbusters: Afterlife (Trailer)

Ghostbusters: Afterlife (Trailer)

Lamb (Trailer)

Lamb (Trailer)

Hennessey VelociRaptor 400 Bronco Gives Ford’s SUV More Kick

Hennessey VelociRaptor 400 Bronco Gives Ford’s SUV More Kick

Mercedes-Benz AMG CLK GTR Could Fetch $10 million at Auction

Mercedes-Benz AMG CLK GTR Could Fetch $10 million at Auction

This Custom Pininfarina Battista Electric Hypercar Was Inspired by NYC

This Custom Pininfarina Battista Electric Hypercar Was Inspired by NYC

Advertisement