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EZCAP.TV 116 EzCAPTURE USB 2.0 VHS to DVD Converter. Capture & convert video from VHS, Hi8, All Camcorders, DVD player, Satellite TV, etc. Capture xbox360/Wii/Playstation 3 in full colour. Upload videos direct to YouTube, convert for mobile device or make a dvd. Stream live with Skype, MSN, etc. Supports Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 32/64 bit, Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later
EZCAP.TV 116 EzCAPTURE USB 2.0 VHS to DVD Converter. Capture & convert video from VHS, Hi8, All Camcorders, DVD player, Satellite TV, etc. Capture xbox360/Wii/Playstation 3 in full colour. Upload videos direct to YouTube, convert for mobile device or make a dvd. Stream live with Skype, MSN, etc. Supports Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 32/64 bit, Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later
Offered by EzCAP-TV
Price: £22.95

85 of 87 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars " Does the Job A+", 2 Feb 2012
Much has been said regarding these capture devices good and bad , after much reading and being a complete novice I purchased this converter from EZCAP which I received within 24 hours of the order being placed.

This one came in a red box which I assume is the latest version as the previous model is pictured in in an orange box and has been reviewed many times here on Amazon .

I am running Windows 7 64 bit system .

In the instuctions in the box it does say there may be a slight problem regarding the installation of the audio driver , which there was but the instructions were clear and to the point and after a few clicks the driver was properly installed and I was ready to go.

The VHS tapes I was trying to convert to DVD were found recently and contained family footage having been made some 22 years ago.

The capture device (USB Video grabber ) is supplied with 3 female line connectors attatched (left and right audio and video out also a S video mini din )

Therefore in is important that you purchase the required phono connecting line cables and a switchable scart/line adapter if you do not have them already.

After the the installation of the editing software is installed and the old WORKING vcr was set up all was ready.

After 30 minutes or so trying it out I was ready to try it out for real.

A 3 hour vhs tape will require at least 2 DVDR discs I would probably suggest 80 minutes or so recording time per disc.

The process works in real time to begin with so 3 hours of footage is going to take 3 hours to get saved on your pc so plenty of spare hard disc space is required. your project can now be saved IMPORTANT.

The built in ARC Soft editing suite is very good as you can edit ,cut out ect what you want before the dvd recording begins .

It will also tell you the size of the recording ready to go , the common size of most discs is 4.7gb I had nearly 9gb of video ready but as I had my project saved I was able to spend much time editing this and in the end put it all on three discs.

The possibilities are endless whith this great device and the editing software supplied and for under £20.00 is a bargain .

The viewer pane quality is not a 100% but that is neither here nor there and it does tell you that in a popup.

Also fast forwarding your vcr causes the viewing pane video to freeze during the capture process but that is nothing at all.

IMPORTANT NOTE if you have the record protection tap removed on the cassette tape itself you will get an error message
" COPY RIGHT PROTECTED CANNOT RECORD " simply go back to the old days and put a small bit of cardboard in the hole and a bit of cellatape now it will record okay .

To sum this product up I am very very impressed and the picture quality of the DVD`s made are terrific .

Obviously there is much much more this product can do and much time could be spent with it regarding different formats ect .

If you simply want to get VCR tape footage from a VCR which is only one of the sources it can handle this is a must buy and great value .

My EZCAP product has paid for itself already by resurrecting just one priceless vcr tape so far .
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Jim Murray's Whisky Bible 2012
Jim Murray's Whisky Bible 2012
by Jim Murray
Edition: Paperback

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars " Get the Magnifying Glass Out ", 29 Dec 2011
This is an excellent little book , but the print is so small it makes very difficult reading.

This is my only criticism and hence the 3 star Review .

This " Whisky Bible " is published in the smallest print I have seen for a long long time .


Commando 50 Years: A Home for Heroes
Commando 50 Years: A Home for Heroes
by George Low
Edition: Hardcover

12 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars "Superb", 17 Oct 2011
This "HUGE" book is packed full of facts, artwork, stories, and information regarding all things Commando from the last 50 years.

All in all a fantastic book and a must buy for all Commando readers young and old.


50 Velvet Black Hangers
50 Velvet Black Hangers
Offered by Zoozio Tv
Price: £17.79

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Buy !, 8 Oct 2011
This is an excellent purchase ,if you need hangers you will not go wrong with this box of 50 hangers.

A word of warning though, as stated on the box in small print .
"DO NOT HANG WET OR DAMP ITEMS ON THE HANGERS"

Unless you want a nice black tide mark on your newly washed white shirt I would imagine due to the black dye used for the velvet effect covering on the hangers.


VonHaus by Designer Habitat PREMIUM Slim TV Wall Bracket for 33 - 60 inch LCD, LED & Plasma TV. Super-strength Load Capacity up to 75KG, 15 degree Tilt mechanism up/down, Max VESA 660x450
VonHaus by Designer Habitat PREMIUM Slim TV Wall Bracket for 33 - 60 inch LCD, LED & Plasma TV. Super-strength Load Capacity up to 75KG, 15 degree Tilt mechanism up/down, Max VESA 660x450
Offered by Designer Habitat
Price: £119.99

5.0 out of 5 stars "Excellent Buy", 30 Sep 2011
This is an excellent product and will do the job required no problem.

Tip.... Use external Spirit Level for precise wall mounting as mentioned elswhere.
The onboard Spirit level is not to be trusted.


Commando for Action & Adventure: The Best 12 Commando Books Ever (COmmando for Action And Adventure)
Commando for Action & Adventure: The Best 12 Commando Books Ever (COmmando for Action And Adventure)
by George Low
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars Another Classic Collection !, 24 Sep 2011
Must agree with "dr magnus" regarding the dog, but the main point Neil was making with his review was the content of this edition is exactly the same as the content of "The Dirty Dozen" the only difference is the front cover artwork and the publisher as the stories are identical.

All the same to give this edition 1 star is very harsh in my opinion and this edition is still a collectors item to any Commando reader and another must buy.

And as usual nothing less than 5 stars for a review should be the norm.


Duronic TVB123M Heavy Duty Adjustable Wall Bracket for 33-60 inch Plasma/LCD/LED Screen - Black
Duronic TVB123M Heavy Duty Adjustable Wall Bracket for 33-60 inch Plasma/LCD/LED Screen - Black
Offered by DURONIC
Price: £119.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect For Me, 18 May 2011
Used this one to hang a 37Inch lcd Tv with no problems at all extremely pleased with the quality and price, however without doubting the Specifications of this wall bracket I would be reluctant to hang a 50 Inch Plasma Tv with it, as another reviewer suggests probably up to 46 Inch Lcd at Maximum.
The specification says up to 50inch Plasma but if I was hanging the 50Inch Plasma personally I would go for a bigger bracket capable up to 63Inch Plasma but all in all delighted with this purchase and would recommend .
Plenty of fittings supplied also ,and Screen Cleaner and Lintfree Cloth a great buy.


The Best of the Victor: The Top Boys' Paper for War, Sport and Adventure!
The Best of the Victor: The Top Boys' Paper for War, Sport and Adventure!
by Andy McNab
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars Memory Lane Revisited, 12 Nov 2010
Fantastic read for both young and old ,I keep forgetting These characters are 50 years old but its in the title !


"THE GIFT RANGE" SPICE BLOCK IN HEVEA with 10 BART SPICE JARS Size 280x120x75mm
"THE GIFT RANGE" SPICE BLOCK IN HEVEA with 10 BART SPICE JARS Size 280x120x75mm

5.0 out of 5 stars Great Buy !, 15 May 2010
Great buy, great quality, bargain at the price considering this high quality wooden rack comes with 10 Spice Jars.


Croydex Twist 'N' Lock Large Storage Basket, Chrome
Croydex Twist 'N' Lock Large Storage Basket, Chrome

13 of 16 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Twist and Lock !, 15 May 2010
The idea seems great , no drilling tiles caught the eye. After purchasing this product I soon discovered it was a big mistake.A dry run on the kitchen wall on new tiles before assembly in the bathroom seemed agood idea. After 5 minutes all seemed well very firm and hard to move ideal I thought. Now time to put something in it like shampoo bottles 5 minutes later it had slipped down on one side. Maybe it was me but after much adjusting & refitting this product was not going to survive the dampness conditions of a shower area at all. Not to be defeated I found some suitable brackets in the shed to support the basket and yes out came the drill and wall plugs it is now securely attatched to the bathroom shower wall. Maybe it was me but this product does NOT do what it says on the tin. Will be interested to here of other buyers findings with these Twist "N" Lock products of which there are quite a few.
2 Stars for the nice practical basket.
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