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What kinds of stains are these and how do I remove them?

"Stainless" steel keeps rust-free by creating its own ultra-thin protective layer when exposed to oxygen. Manufacturers usually process pots and pans under such conditions that the layer is ...
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What kinds of stains are these and how do I remove them?

According to their website, you pan is coated with a polished stainless steel coating. As stainless steel is relatively inert, I doubt if normal use in a domestic kitchen would cause this via food ...
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Why can't I get my new Misto Olive Oil Sprayer to spray?

Make sure the black round gasket that fits at the bottom of the mechanism is in place and it hasn't slipped off when you have cleaned it.
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What is the function of this tool of my scissors?

This feature is described as a bottle/jar opener on a product page for shears that look like yours from the photo: Source: Royal Norfolk via DollarTree: "Also, has bottle/jar opener inset on the ...
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What is the function of this tool of my scissors?

I only know this part as a bottle opener. I would not try to open nuts with it, if the nut is hard, the scissor could be ruined.
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What is the function of this tool of my scissors?

At least according to the KitchenSeer blog the middle part of the shears is for cracking nuts (although it can also be used as a bottle or jar opener). Comparing to a dedicated nutcracker pictured as ...
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What baking sheet material(s) are best, and at least safe, in temperatures up to 550 (°F) degrees?

Most good plain aluminum baking sheet will survive high temperatures like that, that's what restaurant use, they can take a beating, will last forever. for example : https://www.bonappetit.com/story/...
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