"It's not exactly a thingamabob
," I said, "more of a thingamajig."
Other profiles feel gluttonous, like Linda Rodin's--creator of "cultish elixir" Rodin Olio Lusso--whose over-the-top piles of "thingamabobs
" look like the Little Mermaid's collection of souvenirs.
(2) Whirrs, Cogs and Thingamabobs
: A World of Wacky Gadgets is a collection of quirky everyday items, some salvaged from rubbish tips.
This led to a collection of 1,500 gadgets and "thingamabobs
Goldbarth-an avid collector of thingamabobs
, doohickeys, and what-have-yous-doesn't relegate his love of pop culture to his home.
For most people of my generation, today's technology gadgets, gizmos and thingamabobs
are wonderful--and frightening--advances.
Why should we use these newfangled thingamabobs
We do not see the normal collection of ghastly thingamabobs
that a "witch" would collect.
On April 17th and 19th, the University of South Florida's (USF) Kopp Engineering Building was abuzz--abuzz with the bleeps, buzzes and thumps of gadgets, gizmos, and thingamabobs
as students, professors, and the curious assembled to check out the newest crop of brain children birthed by the next generation of the school's mechanical engineers.
The result is a collection of more than 400 weird and wonderful objects, many of which were featured in his first book "Eccentric Contraptions and Amazing Gadgets, Gizmos and Thingamabobs
See how he settles into his stench and ruin (with his li'l motors, his li'l machines, his li'l thingamajigs, his li'l thingamabobs
But she also says she's busy and "doesn't have a lot of time to try new-fangled thingamabobs
A self pro claimed flea market hound, Brachman scours the concrete fields of Manhattan for dusty cook books, little pink do-dads and pastel green thingamabobs
; true relics of the 50s and 60s, a time when soda fountains and ice cream cones were all the rage.
Even the black plastic packaging used to safeguard hardware from being damaged gets a new use thanks to a local operation that sells castoff industrial and commercial "thingamabobs
" as craft components to teachers, day care centers and Scout troops.
Sal Monella has been hired to fill a vacancy in the ABCDE subassembly cell for a manufacturing company that produces thingamabobs
. This cell is composed of five physically linked operations.