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Montane Medusa 32 Litre Backpack - Shadow/Black
Montane Medusa 32 Litre Backpack - Shadow/Black

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A fine day sac for speedy people., 19 Oct. 2014
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A light, comfortable rucksack brimming with nice design features. Just back from some very wild walking in deepest Scotland thus field tested. Carries 32 litres easily if packed well….the bottom corners are easily overlooked……the top and inner pockets are excellent, as are the side pockets. Shoulder straps are comfortable and so are the chest and waste straps. I am 6'2' and it fitted me well. The ultra narrow back padding is comfortable…the narrowness in the middle giving a cool ride. The small lower back pad rides well on the top of the pelvis giving a stable feel. The upper padding I could not feel at all.

Says it's water proof, but no chance to test it….yes in Scotland, in October!!!!!

Took a 3 Lt water bag and all that is needed for a long day in wild places….no bother.

Looks great in grey-orange.

Very very light.

Why not the full 5 stars?

The attachment system for walking poles is not that brilliant…fiddly. But once attached at least they stayed there. Maybe the thinking is more for an ice axe or two?

The criss-cross elastic came in an unexplained poly bag and took some working out how to string. (it is neither mentioned nor shown in any illustration).

There is only one draw strap at the top of the liner (with a fiddly toggle and an unexplained loop) when there should be two (the other at the top of the outer) this leaves the liner potentially exposed unless the top pocketed flap is carefully pulled over.


North Harris & Loch Seaforth / Ceann a Tuath na Hearadh agus Loch Shıphoirt OS Explorer Map Active 456
North Harris & Loch Seaforth / Ceann a Tuath na Hearadh agus Loch Shıphoirt OS Explorer Map Active 456

5.0 out of 5 stars Perfection., 6 Oct. 2014
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Bomb proof OS product of the highest quality. I would not go into this space with anything less.


Source Hydration System Widepac 3 Liter
Source Hydration System Widepac 3 Liter

5.0 out of 5 stars Top product., 6 Oct. 2014
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Excellent water carrier that is made of high quality materials. Easy to use and capable of carrying a lot of water. Particualry like the one way valve that allows the drinking tube to be uncoupled without the bladder emptying. No taste or odour from the plastics used. The mouth piece is also well thought out so that there remains a reasonable amount of hygiene after your sack has been dragged out of the car boot with the dog sitting there!!!!


Pulse Oximeter - Finger - TempIR Handheld Portable - Digital Blood Oxygen and Pulse Sensor Meter with Alarm -Home and Professional - Fast Readings From the Finger-fingertip - For Adults, Children, Perfect for Sports Use - Quality Design - Best Value - Full No Hassle Money Back Guarantee. NOW ships with protective pouch
Pulse Oximeter - Finger - TempIR Handheld Portable - Digital Blood Oxygen and Pulse Sensor Meter with Alarm -Home and Professional - Fast Readings From the Finger-fingertip - For Adults, Children, Perfect for Sports Use - Quality Design - Best Value - Full No Hassle Money Back Guarantee. NOW ships with protective pouch
Offered by Den of Goods
Price: £69.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Good Value, easy to use., 6 Oct. 2014
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Simple, neat and good value. This is a a very nice little device that does exactly what it says it will do. Arrived on time, with batteries included which were easy to fit (though replacing the battery cover is a little fiddly). Gives clear read-outs and has a simple menu of choices of read outs. Should NOT be used in more robust situations (e.g. Mountain Rescue) as clearly not waterproof nor made of tough materials. Perfectly good for home use.
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DIGITAL FISHING SCALES 50k CARP BASS TROUT SALMON FLY PIKE SALTWATER RIVER FISHING HANGING SCALES. FREE BATTERIES INCLUDED
DIGITAL FISHING SCALES 50k CARP BASS TROUT SALMON FLY PIKE SALTWATER RIVER FISHING HANGING SCALES. FREE BATTERIES INCLUDED
Offered by FirstTech
Price: £4.71

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Good Value, 24 April 2014
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Does all that I wanted which was to weigh rucksacks and contents...even weighed the bikes! The instructions are very wonky Chinese


Pretty Girl in Crimson Rose (8): A Memoir of Love, Exile and Crosswords
Pretty Girl in Crimson Rose (8): A Memoir of Love, Exile and Crosswords
by Sandy Balfour
Edition: Paperback
Price: £7.99

5.0 out of 5 stars A Minor Classic, 24 April 2014
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This is a very fine read full of interest and a curious mix of various themes of love, travel and the whole story of the crossword puzzle. This may sound weird, but hang on and enjoy. If by any chance you have never really got cryptic crosswords, then this is a wonderful, witty and satisfying way into the jungle......


Sony CMT SBT 100B - Micro Hi-Fi System with CD/DAB/FM Radio Tuner
Sony CMT SBT 100B - Micro Hi-Fi System with CD/DAB/FM Radio Tuner
Price: £169.99

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Very nice, 24 April 2014
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All is well with this, it was bought for my very elderly Mother in Law who finds it easy to use, particularly it's large single rotary volume control. Sound is excellent and it's clean uncluttered design is very attractive. Just buy some more speaker wire as the amount supplied is minimal.


Terra Nova Quasar Groundsheet Protector BLACK -
Terra Nova Quasar Groundsheet Protector BLACK -

4.0 out of 5 stars Expensive Plastic, 24 April 2014
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Does what it says, and necessary as the tent is ultra light with a super thin groundsheet. This allows rougher sites to be used, but defeats the object of the exercise of lightweight camping. However, the groundsheet is well made and packs quite small. Cannot work out why it costs so much.


VOLVO XC70 BOOT LINER 2007 onwards
VOLVO XC70 BOOT LINER 2007 onwards
Offered by CYBERSPARES CAR MATS
Price: £29.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Value, 24 April 2014
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This review is from: VOLVO XC70 BOOT LINER 2007 onwards
Fits well and does all that it is meant to do. Better still, it has an anti-slip area in the centre which works well yet was not mentioned on the site. Only small gripe (hence a star down on perfect) was that it arrived tightly rolled up and took two days in a warm room with some light weighting to get it to reshape to fit.


'Scout' Kelly Kettle® 1.2ltr (Aluminium) - Camping Kettle and Camp Stove in one. Ultra fast lightweight wood fueled stove. NO Batteries, NO Gas, Fuel is FREE! For fishing, hunting, scouting or fun family picnics. Weight 1.5lb / 0.7kg
'Scout' Kelly Kettle® 1.2ltr (Aluminium) - Camping Kettle and Camp Stove in one. Ultra fast lightweight wood fueled stove. NO Batteries, NO Gas, Fuel is FREE! For fishing, hunting, scouting or fun family picnics. Weight 1.5lb / 0.7kg
Offered by Kelly Kettle Company
Price: £43.50

0 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Change your Walks!!, 16 Mar. 2013
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Still walking around with a litre of stewed coffee/tea for your stops? Providing there is fuel (dead, brittle twigs etc) and running water you can have a thoroughly entertaining time with one of these.......I have used one for over a year in various remote corners of Scotland and the Lakes and it works really well. Tips......carry some kindling and a lighter to save some faffing time and remember to take a mug. Though this size is a little too bulky for a 32 Lt sack with all the usual safety gear it does provide a hot drink in 5 mins to 4 people and is far lighter than the thermos. There are smaller versions that nest very well if you need to reduce volume. Be warned, read the instructions and practice before going wild.....there are an impressive variety of ways to burn/scald yourself.


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