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Marware Vassen Kindle Cover, Black  [will only fit Kindle Paperwhite (5th and 6th Generation), Kindle (5th Generation), Kindle Touch (4th Generation) and Kindle (7th Generation)]
Marware Vassen Kindle Cover, Black [will only fit Kindle Paperwhite (5th and 6th Generation), Kindle (5th Generation), Kindle Touch (4th Generation) and Kindle (7th Generation)]
Price: £14.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Does what it needs to do !, 27 July 2014
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It's a good functional cover which protects the kindle well. I like the elastic strap that keeps the cover closed and could be used to hold the front against the back when the cover is open and in use. Quality of the material is good and overall for the money it's good value. No bells or whistles. Just a cover which does its job.


Sumex PRK9ESP Convex Safety Mirror for Garages 30 cm
Sumex PRK9ESP Convex Safety Mirror for Garages 30 cm
Price: £36.64

4.0 out of 5 stars Perfect for difficult parking/reversing, 7 May 2014
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Ideal for giving a view around difficult to see areas especially corners and gate posts. I use this to give me vision of a very tight opening through which to squeeze my car for parking. Has saved me the stress and cost of scraping the wing of my Audi Q5 in a difficult to see area as I pass the pillar to my property.
The item itself is of reasonable quality with a multiple directional mounting bracket. Does exactly as it needs to do.


Bose SIE2i Sport Headphone - Blue
Bose SIE2i Sport Headphone - Blue

8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect Solution, 20 April 2014
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I have tried many headphones for running and gym use, using various neckband types (Sens and Phillips) for the last few years as I wanted to avoid the earbud types falling out and coming lose as sweat mounts up in my ears. Despite the price, the Bose brand has always been the brand to aspire to and good reviews of this product led me to take the chance and splash out. I have waited a couple of months to put these through their paces before posting this review, but now feel its time to give them the acclaim they deserve.

I am a very heavy ear sweater, and my ears pool with sweat early in to a run or CV workout, normally rendering ingress in to phone drivers which either leads to reduced sound or eventually swamping and failure of the earpiece. Even when this hasn't happened, eventually the sweat ingress has led to rusting and eventual failure of the earpiece. Not so, so far with these. Not once has there been a 'swamping' event that has led to this phenomena.

From a comfort point of view, I cannot feel these in my ear at all, and they just do not move or dislodge through my workout, running or any other activity. When I first received them I thought that the seemingly flimsy silicon prongs would not hold the buds in place, but they are so good you don't notice them at all - other than they just dont move even through the jolting of my heavy weight running. This means that you can get on with your work out and actually really enjoy the music being delivered to yuor ears.

Sound wise I think they are the best I have listened to - and I suppose at the price they should be. Good level of bass, and clear right across the range. Excellent volume and no distortion even when pushed up to the top. I use them for everyday listening in all situations. The comfort being just amazing - even for long periods.

So - overall - they are a luxury purchase at this price, but I think completely provide the optimum solution for someone who suffers from excessively sweaty ears during workouts and who is seeking a secure individual earbud solution over a neckband. The combination of sound quality and ulitmate comfort are truly deserving of a 5 star review. If you can afford to buy these then do so - you will not regret it.


Euphoria Run-Fit Workout
Euphoria Run-Fit Workout
Price: £6.19

3.0 out of 5 stars ITS OK BUT ............., 24 May 2013
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I do use this in the gym for various CV workouts and its ok mind numbing beat music to give you some motivation, however, its a bit non-descript and the same rather than having a regular sense of crescendo to give you that regular lift through the music. I particularly wanted -especially in the high tempo sequence much more of this 'lift' as the music and time in the workout progresses.
If you just want beat music then its ok.
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Bear - Adult Costume Adult - One Size
Bear - Adult Costume Adult - One Size
Offered by Character Fancy Dress
Price: £19.69

3.0 out of 5 stars FLUFF EVERYWHERE, 24 May 2013
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This is a fun onsie to wear and even fitted my 6' 3" frame giving me a comfortable New Year's eve both inside and outdoors in the cold. The two problems are that the head/hood is too heavy at the front due to the padding etc to create the bear's nose etc meaning it falls over your eyes all the time, and also the material sheds gold coloured fluff over everything - especially anything you are wearing underneath (t shirt, underwear, socks etc) and also will get over anything else you come in to contact with !!


Dirty pro tools TM NEW BICYCLE REPAIR WORK STAND NEW DESIGN WITH QUICK RELEASE HANDLE AND CLAMP HOME CYCLE BIKE MECHANICS MOUNTAIN ROAD PROFESSIONAL
Dirty pro tools TM NEW BICYCLE REPAIR WORK STAND NEW DESIGN WITH QUICK RELEASE HANDLE AND CLAMP HOME CYCLE BIKE MECHANICS MOUNTAIN ROAD PROFESSIONAL
Offered by D Pro Tools UK
Price: £25.99

5.0 out of 5 stars PERFECT !, 24 May 2013
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Very well made and robust feeling stand - good quality parts and sturdy powder dust coated metal tubes. The various clamps to the extending poles/tubes are good for the job and the clamp for the bike itself is also strong up to the job. Keeps the bike at the perfect level and angle for any task including rotating the chain set for gear adjustment. Have used it for both maintenance and cleaning and it is a joy to have the bike in a well held easily reached position for both, and enables and encourages better maintenance and cleaning. There are several very similar models on the market but to be frank it looks like there isnt much between them at this price range. Only very minor thing is that the front wheel restraining arm is ok and does the job but it does not hold the wheel rock solid. Other than that I would definitely recommend this item.


iGadgitz Black Water Resistant Neoprene Sports Gym Jogging Armband for New Apple iPhone 5, 5S, 5C Mobile Phone 4G LTE
iGadgitz Black Water Resistant Neoprene Sports Gym Jogging Armband for New Apple iPhone 5, 5S, 5C Mobile Phone 4G LTE
Offered by iGadgitz
Price: £12.99

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Does what it needs to do !!, 24 May 2013
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No problems with this item at all - does the job - sits comfortably as the longer iphone 5 can do on a bicep, although nothing to do with the armband, the length of the phone plus the headphone cord coming out of the bottom does tend to mean that you can be irritated by the jack plug as your arm flexes around the elbow.

I had the same item for the iphone 4 and this is just as good for in the gym. Keeps the phone very stable and secure - loading of the phone from the rear means there is not chance of it falling out and the neoprene means that it is soft to the touch against your skin and has some amount of water resistance. Full functionality of the phone except the rear camera and charging so very good.
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Philips SHQ4000/10 Washable Sports Neckband Headphones with Anti-Bacterial Agent (discontinued by manufacturer)
Philips SHQ4000/10 Washable Sports Neckband Headphones with Anti-Bacterial Agent (discontinued by manufacturer)

4.0 out of 5 stars Got something right !!!, 17 Nov 2012
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After trying a range of individual over ear phones I went back to the neck band style as they are just so much more secure, especially when the sweat starts to flow in the gym or on a run, and the jolting dislodges the ear buds. Not so with these - they remain securing in place and are no fuss whatsoever. I did find that the cable clip produced a ticking noise in my left ear but I changed it for an old one I had from a Sennheiser set of headphones and that cured the problem. Sound quality wise, they are not the nest by any means and in fact are quite tinny and lack bass, however they are decent enough for running or gym workouts. If you really want superb music sound then don't buy these, but if you want a reasonable sound and confidence that they will stay in place then they are good for that. I am not sure why there is such a price difference between the over ear and neckband varieties of this make/model.
I like the single cable to the left ear as it means there are no tangles and the cable is just the right length for using with an arm band mp3 player/iphone case. I also like the very discreet look of the earphones when they are on.
For the price they are good value (although could be cheaper to match the over ear variants). Having also had a pair of Sens, I won't deny that they (the Sens) are better for sound quality but for about £15 cheaper than the current equivalents, for a set for the gym its a no brainer, especially as the Sens appear to be very prone to water ingress and failure.


4sport Zinc Oxide Tape 2.5cm x 13.7m
4sport Zinc Oxide Tape 2.5cm x 13.7m
Offered by Firstaid4sport
Price: £2.28

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Does what it supposed to !!!, 17 Nov 2012
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This review is from: 4sport Zinc Oxide Tape (Misc.)
Perfect for taping your fingers together for playing volleyball which is all I wanted this product for. Good and strong and easy to tear for easy application.


Philips SHQ3000/10 Washable Sports Headphones with Anti-Bacterial Agent
Philips SHQ3000/10 Washable Sports Headphones with Anti-Bacterial Agent

1.0 out of 5 stars RUBBISH - SAVE YOUR MONEY AND TIME AND BUY A DIFFERENT PRODUCT - THESE DO NOT WORK AS SUGGESTED, 11 Oct 2012
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I bought these expecting them to be both resistant to sweat in terms of being waterproof and resistant to movement once sweat has wetted my ears. Sadly neither has proved to happen. They do not stay in the ear canal once your ears are damp or wet with sweat. The hooks can be twisted to achieve a temporary better insertion to the ear, but the plastic/rubber springs back and they fall out again rendering the sound quality useless as they are dependent on deep in-ear insertion for replicate the bass sufficiently. The right ear piece has reduced volume after just 3 outings from brand new in the gym this week. The constant need to push them back in place is a complete distraction and the sensation of them easing out of the ear canal and reduction in music quality as they do so is damned right annoying. They are extremely fiddly to put on and get in to the right place, with the ear hook itself being too large (even for my manly large ears) meaning that they are not stable around the circumference of the back of your ears and add to the problem of them staying in place in the ear canal. I will be returning to Amazon and seeking a full refund and probably going back to a pair of Senns with a back of the neck band - they have been brilliant and I now regret not paying the extra to get the Senns when the last pair gave up on me. That said be wary of the Senns - they are not immune to the sweat ingress and can fail.


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