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From Bath Chaps to Bara Brith: The Taste of South West Britain
From Bath Chaps to Bara Brith: The Taste of South West Britain
by Laura Mason
Edition: Hardcover

4.0 out of 5 stars Nice little book, 28 Dec. 2014
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Nicely presented book, small thumbnail sketches of various foods, very nice as an overview. Text is a bit small for older readers (as I found presenting this to a friend for Christmas).

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6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars nice design, a little bit slow, 5 April 2012
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Like the design, reasonable build quality but a bit slower than expected; ran it through h2testw (tests for fake usb sticks and SD cards) and got writing speed: 1.72 MByte/s, reading speed: 18.9 MByte/s (windows 7 64 bit). Is it a fake? Probably not, no read/write errors, capacity ok. However with that write speed not ideal for frequent backup, more a carry around data stick.

Codename Outbreak
Codename Outbreak
Offered by Garrod's Games
Price: £4.00

3.0 out of 5 stars Good game, not so good copy, 9 Jun. 2011
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
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Copy received unlike the image on this page, which resembles the original copy of this game. Instead came in cardboard box with plastic CD case containing CD. Obviously it's a reissue, that's to be expected. My original played well on Windows XP, this one has been tried on Windows 7. Loads and plays well when it plays, but all too briefly - this copy anyway rather buggy, frequently crashes, too frequently to be usable. Could be a problem with reissued games, could be a problem with Windows 7 - make of it what you will. This is the European version of the game btw (characters speak Russian-accented English), as opposed to the American version.

Universal AC/DC MAINS POWER ADAPTOR 300MA 3/4.5/6/7.5/9/12 VOLT
Universal AC/DC MAINS POWER ADAPTOR 300MA 3/4.5/6/7.5/9/12 VOLT
Offered by The M Store
Price: £6.30

54 of 56 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars faulty, 25 Nov. 2010
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For all I know this is basically a good product, but I can only comment on the one I received. Used the 4.5 plug to power a portable radio, worked initially but on next use was completely dead. It's probably just the fuse, unfortunately the screw heads on the case are neither ordinary slotted nor phillips pattern. Don't know the name but it's like slotted head except with a raised bridge across the slot, or to put it another way like a raised 'H' shape. At any rate I don't have a suitable driver and I'm not sure how many people would have. Shame but fairly inexpensive item so there we are.
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Bionaire 30cm Dual Desk/Stand Fan BASF1314-IUK
Bionaire 30cm Dual Desk/Stand Fan BASF1314-IUK

11 of 11 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars So so..., 18 Aug. 2005
Not a bad fan, quite powerful, if a little noisy (smooth sort of noise tho, not rattly). However just wanted to address another reviewer's opinion on its sturdiness. The base is indeed as sturdy (& stylish) as you'd expect chrome to be, but the plastic housing for the motor is not quite so. In fact mine has conked out after about a month of (occasional) use. If you like this model it's pretty good when it works but don't unplug & move from room to room & maybe live without the oscillation option. Otherwise a cheap plastic fan from woolworths will probably do just as well. Very much in the manufacturer's favour tho, that 3 year warranty, which I'm now looking into...

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