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Portable 15W RMS Mic Speaker Recorder Volume Adjustable Handheld Megaphone
Portable 15W RMS Mic Speaker Recorder Volume Adjustable Handheld Megaphone
Offered by Micro Trader
Price: £13.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect Loudhailer for community events., 21 Jun 2014
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For the price this is an excellent bit of kit and even comes with a rechargeable battery. We use it to support the running of various events in our community. Today its on duty at the local school fete. Perfect


Bosch Isio Cordless Shrub/ Grass Shear
Bosch Isio Cordless Shrub/ Grass Shear
Price: £53.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent bit of kit, 20 Jun 2014
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Cant recommend this tool highly enough. Bosch make good kit. I have quite a bit of hedging and lawn edging and am using this with the optional handle (check out my handle review to ensure you get the right one that is compatible with this Isio) to do final tidy up after my main mowing and clipping session.


Bosch Telescopic Handle for Isio Grass Shears
Bosch Telescopic Handle for Isio Grass Shears
Price: £19.99

1.0 out of 5 stars Not suitable for 2014 Isio Lawn Edge Shears, 19 Jun 2014
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Ordered this one to go with my Isio Lawn Edge Shears order as recommended by Amazon but this is the old model and not compatible. Contacted Amazon customer services who quickly identified their error and flagged on website and arranged collection and full credit as could not replace as don't have new stock yet! My local B & Q have stock of new model so gone down this route.


NITECORE SRT7 Super-bright Tactical Flashlight CREE XM-L2 T6 LED Lamp 960 Lumens Waterproof LED Flashlight / Outdoor Hunting Torch Powered By One 18650 Battery(batteries are not included)(Black)
NITECORE SRT7 Super-bright Tactical Flashlight CREE XM-L2 T6 LED Lamp 960 Lumens Waterproof LED Flashlight / Outdoor Hunting Torch Powered By One 18650 Battery(batteries are not included)(Black)
Offered by Nollmit
Price: £62.99

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Flexible power in your pocket!, 11 Jan 2014
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The Nitecore SRT7 is a medium sized flashlight. It uses the very latest CREE XM-L2 T6, configured for a maximum output of 960 lumens. There are also three secondary RGB LED’s built inside the reflector that can be used to produce a variety of coloured outputs. Powered by either 2 CR123′s, RCR123′s or 18650 rechargeable batteries. One thing to be aware of is that the head spring contact is recessed so it does not make contact with flat topped batteries such as those offered by Fenix. I use the Nitecore 18650 batteries which work really well. The maximum runtime on the lowest lumen of .1 is 200 hours and the highest lumen is 1.45 hours.
At the business end of the light is a toughened, mineral glass with an antiglare coating. The bezel is made from stainless steel which protects the lens and smooth reflector inside.

The user interface consists of a tailcap switch and the Smart Selector Ring (SSR). All the modes can be momentarily accessed by partially depressing the forward clicky tail switch. For the constant on position just fully press the tail switch.
The very first mode is the standby mode. When the light is powered, a small red LED on the side of the head blinks every two seconds to indicate the light is on. This is a great energy saving feature that most others don’t incorporate into their designs. When the light is low on battery juice the LED flashes quickly. Next we have the variable brightness mode. This is a the smooth ramping power of the CREE LED from .1 lumens all the way to 960 lumens. One more detent over is the high frequency strobe. If you turn the SSR counter clockwise from the standby mode, it will cycle through the Red, green and blue LEDs. One more detent is the flashing red and blue police like mode. Finally, the furthest click over is the beacon that flashes at slow intervals but on the highest brightness.
I found the Nitecore SRT7 interface to be really intuitive despite the number modes it has. With the exception of the SSR which is the wide smooth area of operation, it is just a few single clicks from one mode to the next.
As for the output, the primary beam is bright and has a fairly focused hot spot with a large spill area. I think the RGB LED pockets contribute to the blending from the hot spot to the spill.
The green and red LED’s are easy to switch to and are perfect for maintaining night vision. Something I regularly need when photographing cityscapes in the evening. These RGB LEDs are in a distinct format and cast three distinct triangular shapes when turned on.

Lastly is the carry options the Nitecore SRT7 has. It comes with a well made, nylon sheath that holds the light with the bezel side up. It uses a velcro flap to hold the light in place and has the bottom cut out for even more security. On the backside of the holster is a the standard D ring, which in this case is metal and a velcro belt loop for easy attachment. Nitecore also includes the lanyard, O rings, and spare tail cap switch boots. This light is really practical and I would award it a 5 star + rating if i could.


Le Creuset Textiles Double Oven Glove, Red
Le Creuset Textiles Double Oven Glove, Red
Price: £19.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Like for Like replacement, 15 Dec 2013
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I have used others but prefer these so when my well worn pair became a little tired I began looking for a like for like replacement in my local High Street. Strangely prices have increased whilst here on Amazon they have decreased decision made for me and I am not disappointed.


Sloggi Match Midi 2 Pack Without Fly Men's Briefs White Size 40
Sloggi Match Midi 2 Pack Without Fly Men's Briefs White Size 40
Price: £21.50

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Goodbye M & S hello Sloggi!, 15 Dec 2013
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OK so my wife swears by her Sloggi knicks and I saw these on offer from Amazon and thought I would give them a try. Well I can report that they fit well, wash well and are soooo comfortable. I am a convert. Goodbye M & S hello Sloggi!


Sigg Thermo Mug - Classic White, 0.3 Litres
Sigg Thermo Mug - Classic White, 0.3 Litres
Price: £17.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars At last Sigg have made a decent Insulated bottle!, 15 Dec 2013
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Superb Sigg quality. Perfect for my coffee on the move. Also has a removable tea filter if that is your preferred poison. This 0.3L is a one mug serving size. Bigger are available. But I like the small size, lighter weight compromise for carrying in my bag. Plus it fits into my 0.6L Sigg Neoprene bottle pouch for protection against bumps and scratches. Here's hopping Sigg will launch a suitable version of their Active Top in the future


Anker® Astro Mini 3000mAh Ultra-Compact Portable Charger Lipstick-Sized External Battery Power Bank with PowerIQ™ Technology for iPhone 5S, 5C, 5, 4S, Galaxy S5, S4, S3, Note 3, Nexus 4, HTC One, One 2 (M8), MOTO G, Sony Xperia Z2, LG G3, G2 Mini, G Pro, most other Smartphones (Apple Adapters- 30 pin and Lightning, NOT Included) - Silver
Anker® Astro Mini 3000mAh Ultra-Compact Portable Charger Lipstick-Sized External Battery Power Bank with PowerIQ™ Technology for iPhone 5S, 5C, 5, 4S, Galaxy S5, S4, S3, Note 3, Nexus 4, HTC One, One 2 (M8), MOTO G, Sony Xperia Z2, LG G3, G2 Mini, G Pro, most other Smartphones (Apple Adapters- 30 pin and Lightning, NOT Included) - Silver
Offered by AnkerDirect
Price: £39.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect back up battery for my iPhone., 15 Dec 2013
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Just the job, small, light weight and will provide a full charge to my iPhone with the bonus of auto switch off. Whats more the Anker people couldn't be more helpful. Contacting me by email 10 days after my purchase to check all OK................... this is the customers service level I wish for to receive for all my Amazon purchases.


Sinclair Bulb Fibre 35Ltr
Sinclair Bulb Fibre 35Ltr
Offered by Heritage Home and Garden
Price: £6.67

5.0 out of 5 stars Traditional bulb fibre., 15 Dec 2013
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Hard to find in my local garden centres these days! This is the proper stuff. Allowing you bulbs to drain freely as they should. You will see the difference when they flower.


Kent ART8 Nail Brush [Colors May Vary]
Kent ART8 Nail Brush [Colors May Vary]
Offered by My Beauty And Care
Price: £10.11

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Nail scrubbing brush like they used to make., 15 Dec 2013
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Great little quality brush. Properly sealed against water. Stiff bristles. Worth the extra cost when compared to soft bristled un varnished cheap brushes.


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