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FENDER CALIFORNIA SERIES INSTRUMENT CABLE 15' LAKE PLACID BLUE Guitars accessories Instrument cables
FENDER CALIFORNIA SERIES INSTRUMENT CABLE 15' LAKE PLACID BLUE Guitars accessories Instrument cables
Offered by RST Music
Price: 7.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Good cable, good value, 8 Jan 2014
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Another great instrument cable from Fender. Although the jacks seem a little cheaper and flimsier than on some of their more expensive offerings, this is a good value cable, given the length and the price. Besides, saying "it's a little less sturdy than other Fender cables" is all relative though, this cable is still excellent quality, and is tough enough to endure the usual abuse an instrument cable receives. For the money, you can't really go wrong. To put it simply, like any good product, it does what it does, it does it well, and it will do it reliably, for a long time.


Nokia 206 SIM Free Mobile Phone - Black
Nokia 206 SIM Free Mobile Phone - Black
Offered by Ballicom International
Price: 47.35

5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Another great offering from Nokia, 5 Jan 2014
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I was a little skeptical about ordering a "new" Nokia. The one I previously used was many years old, one of the earliest of Nokia's "feature" phones, and I particularly liked it because of the total reliability and simplicity, something that I feared may have been lost as phones get ever more advanced. However, it turned out that my fears of it being flimsy, confusing, and unintuitive were unfounded. This phone is as tough and familiar as my old phone- it's certainly one that will please any long-time Nokia fan looking to replace an aging model.
One thing that I particularly liked was the simple menu option allowing you to switch, if you so desired, between the new "home screen" layout shown in the product picture, with the rows containing shortcuts and notifications, and the "classic" layout, with the empty space and the d-pad shortcuts, good if you have a particular preference for one over the other.
This thoughtfulness impressed me, and it represents everything that this phone is about- outstanding attention to detail, which is Nokia's great selling point. Such care is welcome these days, especially given the amount of controversy recently surrounding the permanent radical changes made to the appearance of Windows, by Microsoft, Nokia's new owner.
The other thing that really stands out about this offering compared to the classic "brick" Nokia phones of old, is the screen. Whilst it will probably make a little bit of a dent in the battery life, it is larger, more vibrant, and of a higher resolution than the older, more basic models. Overall, the phone feels well planned, well designed, and well made. I have no doubt that it will provide many years of happy service, the same as my previous Nokia!


Genuine Original DELL USB Optical 6 Button Laser Mouse , SILVER , upto 1600 dpi , User selectable 400 dpi to 1600 dpi Dell P/N: K251D , U770D , M534D, Y365G , Y365C , Y357C , 4K93W
Genuine Original DELL USB Optical 6 Button Laser Mouse , SILVER , upto 1600 dpi , User selectable 400 dpi to 1600 dpi Dell P/N: K251D , U770D , M534D, Y365G , Y365C , Y357C , 4K93W
Offered by Silicon Connect Ltd
Price: 9.79

5.0 out of 5 stars My new favourite mouse, 5 Jan 2014
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I'm quite an experienced computer user. I have used a lot of mice. This is my favourite. I initially bought one of these to use with my laptop, and then found myself purchasing another, as it was far more comfortable than the (many times more expensive) mouse currently on my desktop computer. One thing I've always found with mice is that the high end offerings are all relatively large affairs, which are uncomfortable for me, as I have quite small hands. For example, my previous mouse also had forwards and back buttons, but they were both on one side, and they were quite a stretch.
Don't be fooled by the Dell brand and low price, this is a well made product- it's the innards of a Logitech mouse, but in a Dell custom shaped casing. The mouse has a good set of features, and the buttons are very comfortable to use. Truly, this mouse feels like it should have cost many times more- the sensitivity switch, with the LED bar-graph indicator, indicates that this mouse is of a quality way beyond its price- presumably a result of it being designed to be sold as part of a complete PC.
I would buy again. In fact, I probably will, so that I have another when the one I have now eventually wears out!


3 Speed Bike Gear Lever / Trigger Suitable For Sturmey Archer Gear Systems
3 Speed Bike Gear Lever / Trigger Suitable For Sturmey Archer Gear Systems
Offered by bikes4life limited
Price: 6.28

4.0 out of 5 stars A good replacement, 5 Jan 2014
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It's a good replacement for the gear lever of a Sturmey Archer three speed hub. It works as it should. However, it isn't an official Sturmey part, and to be honest, you can tell. It does the job well enough, and it's sturdy, but the moulding on the plastic is noticeably rougher, and the clamp isn't quite as tough. However, it's extremely well priced, and is much less expensive than the official replacement. Given the type of bike that tends to carry these levers- short distance, occasional use bicycles, that get left outside, the fact that it's perhaps a little less pretty, polished and comfortable probably isn't an issue for all but the most discerning of cyclists. If the generic "three speed" face plate is an issue, then you can always use the plastic face of the original lever. I did when I fitted this, and it fits on this replacement lever perfectly.


SwankySwans Women's Ashley Polka Dot Satchel Red SS01009 Large
SwankySwans Women's Ashley Polka Dot Satchel Red SS01009 Large
Offered by Fastline Product
Price: 12.74

5.0 out of 5 stars A pretty satchel, 5 Jan 2014
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It's nice to look at, it's not all that expensive, and it's well made. Although perhaps a little tight on room, it is still generous enough to fit a large pad of A4 paper, although it probably won't have room for all but the smallest laptops, but that's not what this is intended for. It's a lightweight satchel that's got enough space for some paper, books, pens, maybe a tablet, etc. Ideal for quick trips around school, university, or town, but it just isn't quite big enough for an entire day's worth of school or business work, unless you're pretty good at packing light.


Apple iPad Dock Connector to VGA Adapter
Apple iPad Dock Connector to VGA Adapter
Offered by Lik Sang
Price: 6.39

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Works brilliantly, 5 Jan 2014
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So, it's not the official part, but it works well, and is well made. Ideal for output of the contents of the iPad screen to a monitor, television or projector. A particularly good tool for education or business- it can be used to provide a portable interactive device that a whole group can then see. Also could easily be used for traveling to presentations or seminars- just take this and the iPad, no heavy laptop required, or having to plug in a memory stick to an unknown organisation's provided computer.
A small price for a device that has the potential to completely change how you use your iPad.
However, bear in mind this is only an analog VGA type connector that mirrors the iPad display, unlike the up-scaling, high-resolution HDMI output adapters that some other tablet brands have to offer, but that's a limitation of the iPad itself, not this product.


Rear Wire Rack Fit Basket
Rear Wire Rack Fit Basket
Price: 9.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Reliable, 5 Jan 2014
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This review is from: Rear Wire Rack Fit Basket (Sports)
It's a tough basket, big enough for most shopping needs. It includes some brackets for fitting to flat pannier racks, however, I use it with a spring clip type. Whichever fixing you use, the basket stays firmly in place. It doesn't get in the way when riding or slip about. Perhaps the only improvement that might benefit it would be the addition of a supermarket basket style handle, which would make it easier to remove the basket from the bicycle for loading or unloading, something that I find myself doing in the rain.


Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences
Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences
by Mary L. Boas
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars A good textbook, 5 Jan 2014
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I purchased this as it was on my reading list as the alternative textbook to the one my course uses. In my opinion, it is one of the better undergraduate textbooks in its category. Although it is quite word-heavy for a mathematics textbook, and the style is somewhat dated, the quality of the instruction and the attention to detail is excellent. It covers virtually all of the mathematics needed for a degree in a science subject, and is less focused on one discipline, unlike some similar textbooks. What this means for the student is that the applied examples tend to be more varied, and often, more rounded and interesting- the same mathematical tools can appear in quite different physical situations. The selling point for this textbook is that its broader scope has the advantage of separating the abstract mathematics from its scientific context, meaning that each element- the mathematical skill and the scientific intuition, can be learned and developed separately. This is ideal where the mathematics content of the course is taught alongside the other modules rather than as a preliminary- this book has been a lifesaver on many occasions where lecture courses on applied content overtake the mathematics teaching.


Logitech LS11 2.0 Stereo Speaker System - Black/Silver
Logitech LS11 2.0 Stereo Speaker System - Black/Silver

5.0 out of 5 stars Good speakers for the money., 5 Jan 2014
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They're good speakers. They have a pretty good sound quality, and their maximum volume is admirable for such a small package. Unlike some small speakers, they don't tend to distort or break up at high volume. They look good too, and they're very portable and easy to use. The input jack on the front is probably the most useless feature though. It cannot be used to connect a microphone to the computer/laptop/tablet/phone- it just connects a device directly to the speakers. Which, of course, you could achieve far more easily by plugging the inbuilt cable into said device, and as far as I can tell, it doesn't support simultaneous output of both at once, making it all the more redundant. Apart from this useless feature, everything else about the speakers is excellent. They're designed as speakers for a desktop PC, but they're also good at providing a more powerful output for portable devices like laptops, tablets and phones. I've heard of some people connecting them to small TVs for their better sound quality and volume.
The fact that I can name more than ten friends who have all independently purchased these exact speakers and use them regularly speaks for itself- I can't think of many other items that fit that description. For this price bracket, I've yet to see a better product- they hold their own even against considerably more expensive and upmarket offerings too!


Jagwire Rear Brake Cable Complete with Outer Cable
Jagwire Rear Brake Cable Complete with Outer Cable
Price: 1.70

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Brake cable at great price., 5 Jan 2014
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Jagwire make great value, great quality brake cable, and this is no exception. The length is generous, and the quality and reliability are good. I would recommend this cable to anyone- it's an ideal spare to hold in a parts box too- the massive length, coupled with the fact that the cable contains both types of fitting, one at each end, and you simply cut off the one you don't need, makes this an excellent all-purpose spare that fulfills the needs of almost any cyclist.


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