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Think Tank Shape Shifter Backpack
Think Tank Shape Shifter Backpack
Offered by ac-foto-AGB-Widerrufsbelehrung-Widerrufs-Formular
Price: £264.00

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Design flaws that need redress!, 8 July 2014
Whilst the bag is as other have informed we had issue with there not being a compression strap to pull the whole bag secure and stop it from moving around when a tripod is attached. If you place a tripod on the back as intended there is nothing to stop it moving around and reason we would not purchase this bag. We brought this problem to the attention of Think Tank that is supposed to have been design by photographers for photographers but this bag falls short of expectation. If it came with a compression strap then it would be considered otherwise we have to look at 'Military' (None photographic branded packs).

To note that although think tank claim that think tank belts can be used with this bag the fold over velrose undoes itself thus making it impractical.


Streetwize Car & Motorcycle Automatic Trickle Battery Charger for Gel / Lead Acid Batteries 12 V
Streetwize Car & Motorcycle Automatic Trickle Battery Charger for Gel / Lead Acid Batteries 12 V
Offered by MP 1st Class Supplies
Price: £15.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Works as described _ As good as the more expensive chargers, 1 July 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
We originally had an Optimate 4 but it was packed away so had to look for an alternative. We purchased this for a Westcot gel and charged over night and during the day. Works fine, red light to indicate charge, green light flashes to indicate when the battery is fully charged by gradual prolonged light display. Looks a generic product with brand sticker, so shop around : )


Bosch S4 Car Battery Type 063
Bosch S4 Car Battery Type 063
Offered by EuroCarParts
Price: £52.49

1.0 out of 5 stars Not suitable as claimed by Eurocarparts, 4 Jun 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This was ordered after entering our car reg no. in their website search criteria for batteries suitable for an MX5 Mk2. Although it was delivered quickly it is too big for the vehicle battery tray.

Attempting to return was problematic, took over a month and 3rd party intervention.


Think Tank Lens Changer 75 Pop Down V2.0 Pouch
Think Tank Lens Changer 75 Pop Down V2.0 Pouch
Offered by HarrisonCameras
Price: £32.50

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Too cumbersome!, 10 May 2014
Think tank products are quality items, tough materials, strong stitching and renown reliability, designed by photographers for photographers. Attractive fabric aesthetics in black and grey material though it is hoped that other colours become available, similar to their other bag products. The padded modules in this range may not be needed as the design of the skins has incidental padding. The colour of this pouch does not match the others in the system possibly due to inconsistency in manufacture over time in that it has a dark green cover.

However, is this pouch really needed? It is not as stable as the skin 50's in ratio to weight and it holds a heavy lens, it is long in the leg and feels cumbersome, unlike the skin 50's that feel snug to the body. A skin 50 will accommodate the 70 - 200 Nikon lens though it sticks out near the tripod bracket and the pouch lid can not be closed.

The lens hood when reversed tends to catch when pulling it out of the 'Pop Down' pouch even with the pouch fully open and if fitted with the hood with drop extended it becomes cumbersome on the legs. No matter where it is placed extended, it will will bounce around and feel unstable.

It would be of more use to use the belt in conjunction with the 'Shape shifter' back pack, (Though even this has design flaws, it needs compression straps) or similar so unless the 70/200 is predominantly on the camera it can be tucked away in the back pack in comfort.

Not recommended : (


Think Tank Skin Strobe V2.0 Flash Pouch
Think Tank Skin Strobe V2.0 Flash Pouch
Offered by HarrisonCameras
Price: £32.50

2.0 out of 5 stars Flash pouch, is it really needed?, 23 Mar 2014
Take a look at the 'Stuffit' first, most flash units that fold can fit into the more snug 'Stuffit' that sits tighter to the belt and allows additional accessories to be carried. We use a couple of 'Stuffits' and one carries the Nikon SB700 if needed. Perhaps something like the SB900 would need something larger.


Mini DV - World's Smallest High Resolution DV/Voice Camcorder
Mini DV - World's Smallest High Resolution DV/Voice Camcorder
Offered by We Cost Less
Price: £8.64

1.0 out of 5 stars Not as listed! Clone copy of genuine MD80, 12 Mar 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
Before tempted purchase google '2Kool4U' and click on the link MD80 v D001.

Disappointed to find that the item listed is not what is received in that there is no packaged "Panther Stealth Limited Edition" box and the contents arrived falling out of an open plastic bag. The item was cancelled but the seller still sent regardless due to claimed admin error. The plastic parts are thin, flimsy and without any micro card, could not be used to review. Perceived as an item previously returned, as not in box.

Pros : None, this is an inferior plastic clone, a D100, of the original metal cased MD80 also listed on Amazon.

Cons :
* This is a D001 : known as a plastic clone of the genuine item the MD80 that is metal and comes with all the required accessories.
* The instructions are not clear and not translated well to English.
* Instruction leaflet informs to use the enclosed TF (micro card) and use 'TAG.TXT' file to set the time. The micro card is not included.
* A driver file SPCA1528_V2220_M...setup.exe is needed for the camera to work that is on "the enclosed CD", however the CD is not included.

"We just use our own packaging to reduce postage cost as they cost a lot more if sending with retail packaging", (12 March 2014 11:16:30 GMT) no mention of this in the listing! Do not recommend this company or this product. Refund given after insistence that they collect due to their error and content. See photo of what is received.

Summary : Warning! Make sure that the product sold is a genuine MD80 of metal construction if that is what it claims to be in the listing!
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50XBL Studio Monitor Professional Headphones - Blue
Audio-Technica ATH-M50XBL Studio Monitor Professional Headphones - Blue
Offered by Inta-Audio
Price: £132.99

5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Highly recommended by Engineers, 11 Mar 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
Warning : Check out the Audio Technica website, AT strongly advises only to order from authorised dealers on Amazon to prevent possible counterfeit products being purchased: They also list dealers that have been known to sell cloned items.

Ordered for new media projects and studio / location sound recordings, purchase based from forum and u tube recommendations after an internet search.

Other reasons for purchase other than exceptional audio quality are the 3 optional detachable cables and that the headphones fold into themselves for travel. Would have been useful to have the option of left or right ear phone cable connection but the the quality cable hangs out of the way so not an issue.

The aesthetics of this limited edition appealed rather than the black, red, white and silver versions and I have worn these for hours on end with just a slight lift every so often to get some fresh air, they are extremely comfortable and snug. Highly recommended but please do purchase from an authorised dealer to avoid possible disappointment at a later date.


PELI Suitcase 1510,  black - BLACK, 1510-001-110E
PELI Suitcase 1510, black - BLACK, 1510-001-110E
Offered by RIGHTCASE
Price: £160.70

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Cases for Photographic Equipment, 6 Mar 2014
These are a must have to store and hold equipment, when organised can take two DSLR's and five + lenses and accessories. Purchased 4 all together and due for another one soon due to accessories. Prefer the lighter 1510 over the larger 16's because when fully packed the 16's and above are just two heavy to be practical. The height of the 1510's are shallower than the 16's and allow equipment to slightly protrude for quick access and replacement. These are also designed for overhead luggage on flights, not that this has been tried yet. Take a look at our review on the accessories with photographs and shop around for the best deals that come with the separators and lid organiser.
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D'Addario ECG24 XL Chromes Jazz Light  (.011-.050) Electric Guitar Strings
D'Addario ECG24 XL Chromes Jazz Light (.011-.050) Electric Guitar Strings
Price: £9.95

3.0 out of 5 stars Nice Warm Jazz sound without the squeal!, 6 Mar 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
I do like these as it allows the fingers to be run along their edge without a squeal or ring that you get with wound strings. They are not as flexible for bending so not advised for rock lead. Nice Mellow jazz sound though!


Autoglym Quality Bodywork Shampoo Bottle 2.5 Litre - LONG LASTING!
Autoglym Quality Bodywork Shampoo Bottle 2.5 Litre - LONG LASTING!
Offered by Motionperformance - Waxacar
Price: £15.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent brand and quality product!, 6 Mar 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
Always used this brand over the past 30 years, highly respected and quality branded products so highly recommended.


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