An interesting thing about coconuts is that, as seeds, they are so self-contained that they can float for long periods of time across the water, eventually washing up on foreign shores and taking root there.
There are really only a few parts that tend to need replacing from time to time on the Osterizer blender and since the motor is self-contained within its housing, the company doesn't offer replacement parts for it.
A self-contained 'city', aircraft carriers aren't the speediest things afloat, but can transport a fleet of fighters to whatever part of the world they might be required.
These are self-contained temperature controlled coolers that effectively control temperatures as well but will only hold anywhere from 20 bottles to a couple of hundred.
The George Foreman product line is recognized by many as the industry standard in affordable self-contained electric grills and rotisserie ovens designed for home use.
You're going to have lots of choices, from high maintenance systems with five-disc CD changers and massive speakers, to immensely simple, self-contained units.
Once you download the software, some games are self-contained and you can play on your computer regardless of whether you are connected to the Internet.
Some of Rival's most popular kitchen appliances are self-contained, meaning that they don't really have accessible parts that can be easily replaced.
Seniors who choose retirement village living are able to live independently, typically in a self-contained one to three bedroom home.
I don't think that my PS2 should take longer than one of those self-contained plug-and-play controllers to load a game like Pac-Man.