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25dBi 2.4GHz Wireless WLAN WiFi Antenna RP-SMA for Modem PCI Card Router
25dBi 2.4GHz Wireless WLAN WiFi Antenna RP-SMA for Modem PCI Card Router
Offered by TOPCITY
Price: 7.38

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars For me this antenna produces a 3dB stronger signal than a 1/4 wave stick., 24 May 2014
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The antenna works. It produces a stronger signal than a simple stick antenna - but not much stronger - 3 dB on average on a signal close to the limit of range for the 1/4 wave stick.


Bona Wood Floor Cleaner Refill - 4 Litre
Bona Wood Floor Cleaner Refill - 4 Litre
Offered by Natural Flooring & Tiles
Price: 20.90

3.0 out of 5 stars Certainly works but how much better than water?, 24 April 2014
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This product is outrageously expensive - it is ready diluted detergent, It makes a good job of cleaning an oiled oak floor but whether it outperforms water and a microfibre cloth is debateable.


Rockets Toys Coppit
Rockets Toys Coppit
Offered by FREEPOST TOYS
Price: 11.19

5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant game - simple enough for quite young children and fun for adults, 24 April 2014
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This review is from: Rockets Toys Coppit (Toy)
Most games simple enough for young children, like snakes and ladders or ludo are pretty booring for adults. This is an exception. It is a bit like ludo meets backgammon.
You move little cones around the board in any direction. If you land on another player you capture their piece if someone else lands on these they capture both. Before long you have big bertha. Recapture and you get your piece back, get it home and the other pieces are out of the game.


Bye Bye Standby Expansion Pack 2011
Bye Bye Standby Expansion Pack 2011
Offered by EnergyFriend
Price: 7.00

4.0 out of 5 stars Simple to set up. Works with Telldus Stick, 24 April 2014
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I don't suppose that these wireless switched sockets are much different from anyone else's. The remote controller is straightforward and will switch 6 individual groups of sockets (I think - only tested with 3) or all sockets. The sockets can also be switched by a Telldus Stick from your computer but I can switch either with Telldus or the controller not both as the sockets don't seem to be able to learn both the Telldus and the ByeBye remote codes.


Gaggia Classic RI8161 Coffee Machine with Professional Filter Holder - Stainless Steel Body
Gaggia Classic RI8161 Coffee Machine with Professional Filter Holder - Stainless Steel Body
Price: 263.20

5.0 out of 5 stars Superb coffee and a robust machine., 24 April 2014
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I bought this when my old Gaggia machine finally gave up the ghost after about 20 years of frequent use. This one is similarly solidly built - better if anything as it has a metal body. The drip tray slides out so that you can use mugs if you like. It has a single boiler so there is a short wait between making coffee and frothing milk.


WH3080 Solar Powered Wireless Weather Station
WH3080 Solar Powered Wireless Weather Station

4.0 out of 5 stars Good value weather station, 8 Jan 2014
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This weather station is similar to many others with 3080 in the name. I believe they are all manufactured by Fine Offset in China.
The station is a slightly better build quality than I expected for the price and Signatrol include batteries and extra cable ties which is friendly.
Assembly was quite straightforward though the instructions left something to be desired. Signatrol had some better ones on line.
Time will tell how the station stands up to the weather - I can see that the shield round the outdoor thermometer will need a bit more help in sunny weather and someone else has reported problems with spiders in the rain gauge.
The weather station console has a clear display. The slightly irritating thing about the display is that the sun/cloud/rain image at the top keeps blinking which is distracting.
There is a 6v socket for attaching a power supply (not included) and a USB port to connect a computer. It is not clear whether the console picks up power from the USB port.
The software supplied with the station is OK but I am using pywws - a free GNU piece of software - which while it is a pain to set up is much more flexible.
You can adjust the pressure display to allow for your altitude. You can't calibrate any other sensors but the temperature measurement seems to be within half of a degree of my other thermometers and the humidity is within a couple of percent of my other sensors. (pywws allows you to calibrate the computer display if necessary but that is nothing to do with the WH3080).
The wireless range seems quite good. I have the weather station about 50metres from the house with the console on the far side of the room from the window and everything works fine - better than an old Oregon 928 I had that couldn't manage that range.
Incidentally there is quite a length of cable between the outdoor sensors and the solar powered transmitter so you don't have to mount everything on a pole if you don't want to.
Good points - value, simplicity, works.
Poorer points - can't add more sensors, no calibration.


Seagate Barracuda 3.5 inch 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB 6GB/S Internal SATA Drive
Seagate Barracuda 3.5 inch 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB 6GB/S Internal SATA Drive
Offered by UNLIMITED COMPUTERS
Price: 39.00

4.0 out of 5 stars Bare Hard Drive, 13 Dec 2013
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It came - I formatted it - it works. There's not much more to be said.
For Windows 7 to see it in the first place in my drive caddy I had to right click on Computer then click Manage/Storage/Disk Management - then pick the drive and set a primary partition.


Acctim 74132 Cadiz Wall Clock, White
Acctim 74132 Cadiz Wall Clock, White
Price: 14.85

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Clock - online instructions, 1 Nov 2013
I echo the positive reviews of this clock. Mine is still working reliably after a couple of years. At the recent time change the clock didn't pick up the MSF signal to change to winter time - I don't know whether this was a flat battery or poor location. I had lost the instructions and couldn't find them on Acctim's web site. TLC Ltd came to the rescue:
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Thank you TLC.


10 Adapter Set + 6 Filter ND2 ND4 ND8 G.ND2 4 8 Filter Holder Canon Nikon Sony for cokin p series LF6
10 Adapter Set + 6 Filter ND2 ND4 ND8 G.ND2 4 8 Filter Holder Canon Nikon Sony for cokin p series LF6
Offered by XCSOURCE
Price: 13.99

8 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Cheap and cheerful but effective, 5 Sep 2013
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I suspect that this filter set wouldn't stand up to frequent use but for occasional use I think that this set represents exceptional value for money. The kit has a series of adaptor rings covering the size of any of my camera lenses. These screw into the front of the camera lens. A filter holder then clips over the adaptor and one or more of the rectangular plastic filters can be slid into the holder. They look as though they might scratch easily so I am taking great care of them. Each comes in a thin plastic envelope. There is no sign of any anti reflective coatings but what would you expect for the price.


Death in Paradise - Series 1 [DVD]
Death in Paradise - Series 1 [DVD]
Dvd ~ Ben Miller
Price: 7.93

4.0 out of 5 stars Light, amusing, retro detective series set in the Caribbean, 5 Sep 2013
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This is a lighthearted and doubtless highly unrealistic detective series set in the Carribean. The backdrop provides beautiful scenery and is an excuse for following some very Agatha Christie like "collect everyone in the drawing room - the butler did it" denouments. It loses it's 5th star for my slight awkwardness at the smart people being white(ish) and the amusing help being black. Nevertheless the characters are well portrayed and entertainingly typecast - an uptight British Detective Inspector, a pretty and smart half-French local woman Detective Sergeant one keen and one more laid back local policemen.
I don't know how I came to miss the series on TV originally. I caught one of the second series on TV and liked it and bought this DVD of the first series.


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