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WOSS 3000 Equalizer Suspension Trainer, Black, Made in USA
WOSS 3000 Equalizer Suspension Trainer, Black, Made in USA
Offered by WOSS Enterprises, LLC.
Price: £29.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars very pleased, 6 Mar. 2014
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Very good quality components...... no need to buy a more expensive brand, this does the job and is well made.


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3.0 out of 5 stars Not bad, 9 Feb. 2014
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Well made and does a fair job of shredding for som tam..... but didn't quite give the separate strands I was after.
A light touch works best.....and it's a pretty decent result...... but it;s not perfect. Also it is dispatched from Thailand and so takes a couple of weeks to arrive,


Pok Pok: Food and Stories from the Streets, Homes, and Roadside Restaurants of Thailand
Pok Pok: Food and Stories from the Streets, Homes, and Roadside Restaurants of Thailand
by Andy Ricker
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £22.03

6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Really very good, 4 Jan. 2014
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Hurrah !.... A thai cookbook that's not dumbed down..... no hold back on proper in your face flavour profiles. Exciting, challenging, a bugger to get hold of some of the ingredients I warn you now but worth the effort Not just the usual curries but also rellishes , salads (Thai style) , grilled dishes, all sorts.

I made the Kaeng Hung Leh tonight..... bloody lovely !

Some of it is pushing boundries ..... som tam with fermented fish and salted mud crab for example.....but that's all good in my book.

If David Thompsons "Thai" is the venerable and knowledgeable grand parent then Pok Pok is the upstart but talented facebook generation grandchild.

Recommended.

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Update : Made the Som Tam the Pok Pok way (with tamerind water and palm sugar) which is differnt to my usual way....and it's great.....so another hit.
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Sub Sports COLD Men's Thermal Compression Baselayer Long Sleeve Top - Large, Black
Sub Sports COLD Men's Thermal Compression Baselayer Long Sleeve Top - Large, Black
Price: £25.87

5.0 out of 5 stars Great value for money, 23 Jan. 2013
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Really pleased with this....good quality, very warm, well made... thicker than I was expecting which is a good thing and super stretchy. Body length and sleeve length are both fine.

One word of caution though.... sizes. I'm 6 foot 2 , 12 stone 4 lbs , 38 in chest (so tall and skinny then ) and I ordered the Large....and it's VERY tight.

If you're even slightly broader or heavier than me I'd definitely get the Extra Large or you're going to be compressed to death !


66FIT Knobble It Thumb Massager
66FIT Knobble It Thumb Massager
Offered by 66fit Ltd
Price: £6.00

1 of 4 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Badly designed, 18 Oct. 2012
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The handle is far too small. So narrow you need hands the size of a 3 year child to get your fingers comfortably through....and if you try and wrap your fingers round the outside instead then it's uncomfortable to hold. Which is kinda dumb as the whole idea is that it's comfortable to hold when pushing down on it !!

A good idea badly done. I wouldn't buy this again. I wouldn't recommend it.

And no I don't have particularly large hands.


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5.0 out of 5 stars Great, 31 Aug. 2012
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Works very well. It's 100% DEET....(most other repellants contain DEET but diluted with other stuff) if this doesn't keep the mozzies off nothing will.


VANGO Long Trek Mat
VANGO Long Trek Mat
Offered by OutdoorWorldDirect
Price: £23.02

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Vey Good !, 24 Aug. 2012
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Bought these to go camping after years of using air beds and these are so much better.
Lighter, warmer, takes seconds to inflate and surprisingly comfy....and don't go flat in the night !!
Probably a bit bulky if you were carrying all your kit on your back but fine to chuck in the car.

Top tip : buy the "Long" version even if you aren't tall...because they're not just longer they're also wider !
And as the Long ones are only just wide enough I think the regular size may be a bit too narrow for comfort.


ASICS Men's Gel Trabuco 14 G Tx Onyx/Storm/Lime Trainer T1D0N 9974 11.5 UK
ASICS Men's Gel Trabuco 14 G Tx Onyx/Storm/Lime Trainer T1D0N 9974 11.5 UK

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Not great., 24 Aug. 2012
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My trusty Trabuco 13's are nearing the end of their life so bought these as a replacement as the 13's seem to be discontinued.
I ordered exactly the same size as my current ones but the 14's are completely different....a much wider shoe, feels sloppy on my feet and not a good fit at all. Also the lacing system has changed and isn't as robust as the Trabuco 13's.

In short : an upgrade which is a step back from their predecessors.

No idea what they're like to run in because I sent them back and I won't be ordering another pair.

For what it's worth delivery was fast and there was no problem with returning them.


Philips Sonicare HX6013/02 ProResults Standard Toothbrush Heads - 3-Pack
Philips Sonicare HX6013/02 ProResults Standard Toothbrush Heads - 3-Pack

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Pretty good !, 2 Dec. 2010
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Not sure about the whitening teeth setting but it holds a good charge for ages and makes for squeaky clean teeth.....much better than my old rotary electric toothbrush.


TomTom ONE IQ Routes Edition Satellite Navigation Unit UK & ROI
TomTom ONE IQ Routes Edition Satellite Navigation Unit UK & ROI
Offered by All We Ever Look For
Price: £99.99

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Good directiions but horrible to use, 4 Oct. 2010
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I've never used a Satnav before so can't make comparisons with other makes models. I've used this one once to get to Wales and back so far.

First impression - the screen is very small ! When in use though it's fine....it doesn't need to be any bigger and I wouldn't pay more for a bigger screen.

Good stuff :

> Picks up satellites in a few seconds.
> Works straight from the box
> The voice is loud and clear.
> Directions are (generally) accurate. Some mistakes over bear left / turn left but overall pretty good.
> Plenty of advance warnings of turning and roundabouts which is great with a second instruction nearer the turn.
> The Lane Guidance feature is great...especially for newer drivers like me. Only works on motorways but still handy.
> The arrival time estimator was surprising accurate.

BUT...and it's a big but....the user interface is HORRIBLE. Looks, works and feels like it was made in the early 90's and hasn't been updated since.

> Scroll and zoom on a map is horribly slow.
> Screen responds slowly to touch and sometimes not at all
> Adjusting the route it plots is a painful process and once you've done it you can't even save the result for next time !!
> Klunky unfriendly limited interface with less options to do obvious stuff then there should be.

If you will never want to do anything more complicated than punch in a postcode and take the route it chooses for you then this is fine...otherwise I don't recommend it and I wouldn't buy it again.


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