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Toshiba HDTB110EK3BA 1TB Stor.E Basics USB 3.0 2.5 Inch External Hard Drive - Black
Toshiba HDTB110EK3BA 1TB Stor.E Basics USB 3.0 2.5 Inch External Hard Drive - Black
Price: £45.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Stunning kit, 22 Mar 2014
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This drive does the business - and it really is very fast. I had an old stand alone Network-Added-Storage device that took forever to boot up and was slow in operation. It also failed on me - so now I have two back-up systems and this is by far the faster.


Daily Telegraph Codewords 3
Daily Telegraph Codewords 3
by Telegraph Group Limited
Edition: Paperback
Price: £5.67

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Cheap saving has spoilt it, 22 Mar 2014
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This code-word book has saved money by having the solutions to puzzles put underneath puzzles with a different number. The solution only shows the grid of letters and numbers - which, whilst technically adequate, is nowhere near as useful as seeing the completed crossword laid out. I have ceased using it.


The Telegraph: All New Codewords 2 (The Telegraph Puzzle Books)
The Telegraph: All New Codewords 2 (The Telegraph Puzzle Books)
by THE TELEGRAPH
Edition: Paperback
Price: £5.99

1.0 out of 5 stars Not all new, 22 Mar 2014
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I am quite keen on codewords and have several different sources that I regularly use. I was delighted by the First Telegraph book - all the puzzles were indeed new. But in this volume I keep coming across puzzles I have solved before. If you do a lot of codewords I would give this one a miss.


At Home in the Universe: The Search for Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity
At Home in the Universe: The Search for Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity
by Stuart Kauffman
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £22.83

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Woffle, 6 Mar 2014
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I am a keen student of complexity and systems theory. I was seriously disappointed by this book. I have not found one well grounded argument so far - itr is all hand waving and innuendo. Don't waste your money buying it.
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Kitchen Craft Master Class Cast Deluxe Egg Slicer and Wedger
Kitchen Craft Master Class Cast Deluxe Egg Slicer and Wedger
Price: £10.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant, 6 Mar 2014
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This gizmo does the business. If you need an egg slicer buy this one. You will not be disappointed - and your egg slices will look professional.


RUBBER FIT UNIVERSAL GARDEN WATERING CAN ROSE
RUBBER FIT UNIVERSAL GARDEN WATERING CAN ROSE
Offered by The Global Trader
Price: £2.75

3.0 out of 5 stars Wrecked by the label, 6 Mar 2014
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This is a good watering hose, it does fit all the cans I have. But it took me ages to remove the label that is stuck over the central holes of the rose. Whoever thought that this was the best place for the label needs brain surgery. Look closely at the illustration at realise that this label is stuck on with waterproof adhesive!


PWM Solar regulator 30A 12V/24V Solar Controller Regulator Charge Battery Safe Protection CE Certify,with LCD screen
PWM Solar regulator 30A 12V/24V Solar Controller Regulator Charge Battery Safe Protection CE Certify,with LCD screen
Offered by AYBSZ
Price: £39.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Fast delivery and effective, 6 Mar 2014
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I have a solar system for extracting water from my bore-hole. I have gone through three different MPPT solar controllers. The first two packed up within days, the third lasted just over a year (just outside warranty) and I have decided that the notional gain in energy is not with the much higher price and lower reliability. I was impressed that this controller arrived within three days of purchase - it is now installed and working just fine. But be warned, the manual is written in translated Chinese. Here is an example - verbatim from the manual. "Please avoid the damp dusty, there is a place flammable, explosive and corrosive gases use the controller to install." The sense is just about detectable, but you would not want to rely on the manual for help with setting the unit up.


Vitrex VITGO200VT Grout Removal Tool 230V Grout Out
Vitrex VITGO200VT Grout Removal Tool 230V Grout Out
Offered by Transtools
Price: £15.90

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Grout removers compared, 22 Nov 2013
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Whilst replacing the grout in a large shower enclosure I tried four different tools. This electrical tool was not the worst, but neither was it the best. It was extremely slow in removing grout and, unless carefully controlled, could easily wander off course and scratch the tile surface. Also, as others have commented, you cannot use the tool for long due to the vibration. The really useless tool was from PlasPlugsPlasplug Gr215 Grout Remover, its steel blade was too thin and wore out the fastest. A grout remover from Homebase with a tungsten carbide tip worked quite well. But the star performer was the Vitrex Heavy Duty Grout Rake Vitrex Heavy Duty Grout Rake Remover + 2 Spare Blades. This tool was the easiest to use and removed grout very efficiently. I was able to complete the task in a couple of hours after wasting longer than that trying to use the other tools.


DIY, Screw Hooks 60mm x 10 mm (2.3 inches x 0.4 inches), Pack of 6 approx
DIY, Screw Hooks 60mm x 10 mm (2.3 inches x 0.4 inches), Pack of 6 approx
Offered by OFA Products Limited
Price: £3.59

4.0 out of 5 stars Good product, 12 April 2013
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These are good strong hooks. I have used them to hold bamboo canes against a wall, from which are hanging therma-net curtains to protect fruit trees. They do the job and would take a lot more weight if required.


Kingfisher 30m Reinforced Garden Hose Pipe E430X
Kingfisher 30m Reinforced Garden Hose Pipe E430X
Offered by Topnotchsales
Price: £10.26

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Poor quality hose, 12 April 2013
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This hose is as small as possible whilst still using standard fittings. The hose walls are also thin. The hose I was replacing had an overall diameter of 17.5mm, this one had just 14.5mm. The difference is critical for ease of using fittings and durability.


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