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TrueCall - The Nuisance Call Blocker
TrueCall - The Nuisance Call Blocker
Offered by DST (UK) LTD Established 1999
Price: £98.59

5.0 out of 5 stars Best purchase ever, 11 Jan. 2014
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This device has given me back my landline. I recommend using the online web service to set the options and give all of your starred callers a display name - this will be displayed on your phone when they call.


Casio Wave Ceptor WV-200DE-1AVER Men's Radio Controlled Digital Quartz Multifunction Watch with Steel Bracelet
Casio Wave Ceptor WV-200DE-1AVER Men's Radio Controlled Digital Quartz Multifunction Watch with Steel Bracelet
Price: £65.46

4.0 out of 5 stars Very accurate, but doesn't always pick up the radio signal, 11 Jan. 2014
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I love this watch very much. I like its accuracy and the fact that I don't have to fiddle with numerous buttons every six months to accommodate the change from GMT to summer time and back.

Like all Casio watches, it tries to squeeze in too many features but with too few buttons to make them easily accessible - I just want a watch to tell the time and nothing else. It is also fussy about picking up the daily time setting broadcasts: I have to leave it in a particular location at night otherwise it won't synchronise. However, even when it doesn't manage to sync for a few days, it still works well and is still incredibly accurate.


SEVEN ( SPECIAL 2 DISC EDITION )
SEVEN ( SPECIAL 2 DISC EDITION )

5.0 out of 5 stars A new take on the seven deadly sins, 11 Jan. 2014
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Although based on the seven deadly sins, some of these songs do not give up their secrets easily and you need to listen to the words carefully to get their full meaning.

The singing is beautiful, the arrangements are long and lush, and the playing is masterful. The album is prog rock at its best.

This band deserves wider recognition.


Chameleon
Chameleon
Price: £18.98

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Prog rock is alive and well in Wales, 11 Jan. 2014
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This review is from: Chameleon (Audio CD)
As an old Renaissance fan I had wondered if I'd ever find a band to follow on - but Magenta is brilliant. Christina the vocalist is a worthy successor to Annie Haslam, and the songs are well written and beautifully played. This album is excellent and all the songs are great.


DATATOOL OUTSIDE MOTORCYCLE MOTORBIKE WATERPROOF COVER , X-LARGE
DATATOOL OUTSIDE MOTORCYCLE MOTORBIKE WATERPROOF COVER , X-LARGE
Offered by NIGHTINGALES
Price: £29.90

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Waterproof, but not condensation proof, 11 Jan. 2014
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Why does no bike cover maker ever put Front and Rear on their covers?

This cover arrived on thursday and I put it on my DRY scooter. It rained on Friday but was sunny on Saturday, so imagine my surprise to find the cover was soaking wet both inside and outside. I dare say it's waterproof, but that doesn't stop a thick layer of condensation building up inside and soaking everything. Honestly, it would be better to leave the scooter uncovered - at least that way it would only be wet when it's actually raining.

Don't bother with this overpriced rubbish.
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Philips HS803/04 NIVEA for Men CoolSkin Shaving Conditioner Balm with Replacement Cartridge - 3-Pack
Philips HS803/04 NIVEA for Men CoolSkin Shaving Conditioner Balm with Replacement Cartridge - 3-Pack

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Not environmentally friendly, 17 April 2012
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This is the same product recommended by Philips for their Cool Shave system and it works extremely well; however, if you have a heavy thumb on the dispensing button you can go through it very quickly (which is expensive). Unfortunately, it doesn't appear possible to re-fill the cans once they're empty. Having dismantled an empty can, it seems to contain mixed metal and plastic which is difficult to recycle. I am disturbed about the amount of waste the empty cans generate and I feel that Philips/Nivea should pay more attention to the environmental impact of its offerings. The previous Cool Shave system generated far less waste.

Fortunately, I have discovered an alternative that saves a lot of money, reduces waste and yet gives an incredibly close shave- that is to wet the face first, then spread a golf-ball sized chunk of Nivea Sensitive Shaving Foam over the beard area, and shave with the Cool Shave, dispensing a small amount of the conditioner balm if you need it. This way you only require a fraction of the shaving conditioner balm and a 3 pack should last a year with careful use. The shaving foam is very cheap and one can will last six months. The empty can is recyclable.

Philips and Nivea need to rethink this system and make the cans refillable and recyclable. I can't help thinking that both companies cynically see this as a way of getting continuing moneys out of purchasers. I hope more of you will take up my idea of using shaving foam instead - it will save you a fortune.
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Starlite- Gents Black Real Leather Key Holder Wallet Case With 6 Key Hooks- WLT31206
Starlite- Gents Black Real Leather Key Holder Wallet Case With 6 Key Hooks- WLT31206

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 11 Oct. 2011
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This is a simple key case that does exactly what you'd expect. It's well made and good looking, and should last for a few years of continuous battering. Inside, there are a couple of little pockets for emergency beer money (notes only), but no zipped compartment.


Skechers Mens Tantric - Fray Thong Sandals
Skechers Mens Tantric - Fray Thong Sandals
Price: £21.60 - £37.46

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great flip flops - once you soften the toe strap, 23 July 2011
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These are the fifth pair of Skechers flip flops I've bought, and as usual they're high quality and comfortable .. once you've broken in the toe strap.

You can soften the toe strap without weakening it by gently rubbing some petroleum jelly (such as Vaseline) onto the part that goes between the toes and then putting the flip flops in a warm place so that the jelly melts into the fabric. Repeating this a few times softens the fabric considerably. Be careful not to get petroleum jelly on the top strap since it will darken the colour.


Panasonic KX-TG6513EM DECT Trio Digital Cordless Phone Set - Silver
Panasonic KX-TG6513EM DECT Trio Digital Cordless Phone Set - Silver

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 14 May 2011
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This is a useful way of getting extensions all round the house without the need for wiring. The base unit must be plugged into your BT or Virgin Media phone socket, and also plugged into a suitable mains socket. The extension phones can be distributed about the house provided each charger base is plugged into a mains socket. The phones are very clear and have a lot of useful features that are accessed via menus. The most useful features include an intercom, an alarm clock, and a built in phone book for your most commonly used numbers. The ring tones are a little naff, but that doesn't worry me too much as they serve the purpose.

We use this system in conjunction with a trueCall call filtering unit and the combination works very well together.

On a couple of occasions we've had phones lose their connections to the base unit, probably caused by fluctuations in our mains voltage. This is easily rectified by putting the handset into its charger base, turning it off at the mains for 10 seconds and then turning it back on again.


Duragadget In-Car Air Vent Mounted Holder for Navman GPS Systems
Duragadget In-Car Air Vent Mounted Holder for Navman GPS Systems

3.0 out of 5 stars Works, but has issues, 18 Feb. 2011
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I found it very tricky to attach the device onto an air vent louvre, because the "crocodile clip" action is very stiff and there's a protrusion at the end of each clip. These protrusions mean that you have to open the clips very wide to get the device onto an air vent louvre.

I managed to attach the unit, but at the price of damaging one of the louvres so that it no longer moves with the others. Even after this, the device (with the weight of the sat nav) would move around during driving. I discovered that fixing some self adhesive foam along the inside of the croc clips stopped this and the device now works in a satisfactory manner.

The good news is that I can now use my sat nav. The bad news is that I had to modify the device and it's damaged a louvre because it's so difficult to put on and take off.

The device could be improved by removing the large protrusion at the end of the long croc clips, and lining them with foam on the insides.

If you need it, buy it, but take extreme care when putting it on and off your air vent.


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