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Tripwire: (Jack Reacher 3)
Tripwire: (Jack Reacher 3)
Price: 2.00

5.0 out of 5 stars As good as all the others!, 28 Oct 2013
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It is amazing how these books (this series) are able to remain fresh and believable. I enjoyed this book as much as the first one I ever read in the Jack Reacher series.


England Expects (Empires Lost Book 1)
England Expects (Empires Lost Book 1)
Price: 1.93

3.0 out of 5 stars Not as good as it could be, 28 Oct 2013
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A good idea but not well done. A bit "wham bam thank you mam" and not sufficiently developed in the plot or the characters.


Killing Rommel
Killing Rommel
Price: 3.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Almost makes you think it is a true story, 28 Oct 2013
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A really good book, so well done that you can easily think it is in fact a true story. Well worth reading!


Without Warning: After America
Without Warning: After America
Price: 5.99

3.0 out of 5 stars Not as good as the first, 28 Oct 2013
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A reasonable read but not up to the standard of the first in the sequence (Without Warning) It is as if the story is running out of steam, the characters and developing storyline are struggling to remain believable.


Dymo LetraTag LT-100H Plus Label maker
Dymo LetraTag LT-100H Plus Label maker
Price: 19.99

2 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Very easy to use, 6 May 2013
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This Dymo is very easy to use and the cartridges are reasonably priced and widely available. They are also made in different types and colours - probably suitable for about as many uses as you can think of!


Tatonka Stainless Steel Handle Mug
Tatonka Stainless Steel Handle Mug
Offered by Tamarack
Price: 13.00

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Good but awkward, 20 Oct 2012
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Have used two of these for a month now. One of them had a very small splinter of steel jutting out from the bracket (that is welded to the mug that holds the handles)and this managed to stab my hand. This problem was easily solved using a Leatherman to pinch it off but does not say much for Tatonkas manufacturing or quality control!

Most of my friends have found the foldable handles awkward to use, but this is in the nature of the beast (there is no way I can see that this could be improved) and the folding handles do save space in the rucksack and avoid snagging.

Easy to keep clean and a good size. In my opinion they will last well. They are sufficiently robust for the job without being too heavy.

As I said before, the handles do take so getting used to. One of our group did not take to it at all whereas I found I was able to manage and got used to it.

So, try before you buy! If you can take to the handles you will be very pleased with every other aspect.


Dog DeShedding Tool for Large Dogs
Dog DeShedding Tool for Large Dogs
Offered by Lamp-Post Pet Supplies

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Does the job, 20 Sep 2012
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Too expensive when they first came out, I purchased one when the price dropped.

Works well, although not necessarily better than a MIKKI RAKE which, it turns out, our dog prefers!

If I didn't have the direct comparison of the MIKKI RAKE, I would be more than happy with the Furminator.

On balance the Furminator may get more hair out, but there is not much in it.


Creative WebCam Live!
Creative WebCam Live!

3.0 out of 5 stars Works easily, 20 Sep 2012
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This web cam was no trouble to set up and stays on the top of my PC monitor. It fires up automatically whenever I use Skype without trouble. I use security camera software to which it also connects to and works with without trouble.

Negative points is that it seems very low resolution and has trouble handling contrasts, ie if you point it out the window it really cannot deal with bright conditions.

Over the web, people at the other end complain that the image is very poor and jerky. I have no way of knowing if this is a fault with this web-cam, or the broadband connection, or indeed the other persons computer.

For the price, and prove your system works it has been good, but I would consider spending a lot more on something significantly better when the time comes to replace it.


Twelve South BookBook for 11-Inch MacBook Air - Vintage leather case for MacBook Air
Twelve South BookBook for 11-Inch MacBook Air - Vintage leather case for MacBook Air
Price: 61.98

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Well received present, 20 Sep 2012
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Purchased the Twelve South BookBook Leather Case for 11 inch MacBook Air as a present for someone who was delighted with it.

Seems well constructed, and looks good, certainly it does the job it says it does in the adverts.

Supplier was good, delivered on time.

Only negative is to do with the price as it is expensive for what it is.


Garmin Forerunner 410 GPS Sportswatch
Garmin Forerunner 410 GPS Sportswatch

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Poor sat reception, 17 Sep 2012
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We have had this for 9 months now and can only say it works well when you can get it to work.

The problem appears to be the inability to reliably pick up the satellites. Once it has "found" them it seems to be OK but initially struggles to "see" them.

Our friend has the exact same model and claims not to have this problem but we have been unable to perform a back to back test.

Once working, it is fine, and does what it says. The web page for analysis is excellent, and downloading is easy from the watch to the PC.


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