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Paper Storage Unit, A2 45x65 cm, 1 pc
Paper Storage Unit, A2 45x65 cm, 1 pc

3.0 out of 5 stars OK - can be improved though, 18 Aug 2014
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Does the job - shelf fixings are small and may not hold up to too much weight - time will tell.
Shelves also bending slightly in middle due to weight of media - thicker shelves or some bracing would be an improvement.
Chipped edges and shelves though due to poor packaging / rough handling so don't expect it to be in perfect condition when you build it.
Fortunately the shelves can be rotated so most dings can be hidden somewhat.
Castors are good but braking not very effective just a bit of friction on wheels means you can still move it with brakes on.


Philips GC8616/30 PerfectCare Aqua Iron Steam Generator with One Perfect Temperature and 240 g Steam Boost, 2500 ml, 2400 Watt, 5 Bar, Lilac
Philips GC8616/30 PerfectCare Aqua Iron Steam Generator with One Perfect Temperature and 240 g Steam Boost, 2500 ml, 2400 Watt, 5 Bar, Lilac
Price: 149.99

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4.0 out of 5 stars Very good - works as advertised, 1 Aug 2014
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Previously had Tefal GV8330 which struggled along for 4 years (not with scale issues though). Hoping Philips behaves itself better.
Early signs good - performs the magic trick of going from delicates to linen and back instantly with no temp adjustments and perfect results so very impressive. Steam generated more than ample - 13 minute constant boost steam also very good for tougher challenges.
Easy to fill and easy to empty boiler (we have very hard water) once a week as scale is a problem.
From long experience do not use deionised or distilled water for any steam generator iron regardless of make.
This type of water has had everything removed (so seems like a good idea) however in this state water is actually a very aggressive solvent and wants to take on the various minerals etc from whatever it touches.
Thus if left in a steam generator it quickly attacks the inside of the boiler and you will start to see brown water emerge.
The alternative is tap water that will not attack your boiler (so no brown spots & stains) but contains limescale which blocks the iron with scale.
The only reliable solution for us (and this kept my Tefal going for 4 years) is to use a 50/50 solution of deionised or distilled water together with cool tap water left over from boiling the kettle (we store it in a jug) This minimises the amount of limescale, the cost of distilled water, and the chance of the water attacking the boiler - for us its the best compromise.
One star off as it has no lock to stop the iron being pulled off - the model above this does. Stupid idea to use a safety issue to distinguish between models, Philips!


Wedding Photography
Wedding Photography
by Mark Cleghorn
Edition: Paperback
Price: 10.49

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 1 Aug 2014
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This review is from: Wedding Photography (Paperback)
I worked with Mark many years ago and his drive and perfectionism were infectious - glad to see this is carried over into this book.

Started a little basic but soon got into the nitty gritty - so much great info & advice covering all aspects.

It might scare off the dabblers somewhat as it seems a mountain of info to take in and then reproduce under great pressure.

But for those masochists seriously looking to take this on as a profession it's a great place to start.

I shall instead be persuing a career as a naked, blindfolded lion-tamer - it's the soft option believe me...


5 Star Mouse Mat with 6mm Rubber Sponge Backing 248x220mm Blue
5 Star Mouse Mat with 6mm Rubber Sponge Backing 248x220mm Blue
Price: 1.99

3.0 out of 5 stars colour, 27 July 2014
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Fine but note this is not the blue in the picture - in reality it is a darker mid blue not the lighter cyan / blue in the photo


Silverline Magnetic Clips 2pk 2pk
Silverline Magnetic Clips 2pk 2pk
Offered by SevenSandsDirect
Price: 1.89

2.0 out of 5 stars not great, 22 July 2014
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clips are strong but magnets are weak and one wasn't even attached - had to glue it


Trixie Litter tray bags, XL: up to 56  71 cm, 10 pcs
Trixie Litter tray bags, XL: up to 56 71 cm, 10 pcs
Offered by Pet Connection
Price: 5.29

5.0 out of 5 stars good, 22 July 2014
Fine - these are the ones to go for if you have the Catit Jumbo Hooded Cat Pan/ Litter Tray / Litter Box, 57 x 46 x 43cm.
The large ones will just fit this too but go for these XL ones as they give you more room to maneuver when setting up.


Lightweight Metal Multi-angle Stand for iPad, Samsung Galaxy Tab P5110, google nexus 7, Kindle fire & HD, and other Tablet PC and ebook, e-reader.
Lightweight Metal Multi-angle Stand for iPad, Samsung Galaxy Tab P5110, google nexus 7, Kindle fire & HD, and other Tablet PC and ebook, e-reader.
Offered by The Lilam Group
Price: 3.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Very good, 22 July 2014
Impressive performance for the price - bought to display A2 prints on PVC foamboard - does a great job.
If they were bought for a tablet they would be fine but maybe look a little industrial - better for Point of Sale rather than Ipad use imho.
It even holds an A2 lightbox as long as you don't splay the legs too far apart (the thumbwheels won't hold firm) but this is above and beyond what these were designed for so very impressed. Rubber coating gives good grip too and all aligned well so both flat legs sit squarely on a flat surface. I'm getting some more!


Catit Jumbo Hooded Cat Pan/ Litter Tray / Litter Box, 57 x 46 x 43cm - White Tiger Pattern
Catit Jumbo Hooded Cat Pan/ Litter Tray / Litter Box, 57 x 46 x 43cm - White Tiger Pattern
Price: 19.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Good product, 22 July 2014
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Impressed for the price - sturdy big and easy to clean. If you are buying the Trixie bags go for the XL bags - the large ones are just a bit small despite the size looking correct. Door doesn't swing cleanly but no problems for the cat. A good purchase.


Forlife Curve Teapot with Infuser 45oz/1.3L in Black
Forlife Curve Teapot with Infuser 45oz/1.3L in Black
Offered by Sympathy Teas
Price: 31.99

3.0 out of 5 stars ok, 22 July 2014
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OK but a few imperfections in the glaze is sad - QC is obviously not a strong point of this product range despite the price tag.
Also the infuser sits quite high so you have to put 4 mugs worth of water in it to ensure the leaves get immersed properly.
This means that you have to use quite an amount of leaves so it doesn't taste weak - if you want less than 4 cups at a time it thus becomes uneconomic and you should look at the smaller version of this.


A4 Cardboard Archive Filing Storage Boxes - Pack of 10 - 390mm (L) x 304mm (W) x 238mm (H)
A4 Cardboard Archive Filing Storage Boxes - Pack of 10 - 390mm (L) x 304mm (W) x 238mm (H)
Offered by Pack King Ltd
Price: 15.20

1.0 out of 5 stars Poorly designed & misdescribed, 9 July 2014
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Product wrongly described - says for foolscap but does not fit - sides are too far apart (by about 1cm) so not compatible to hang standard foolscap files in the box which was my requirement. Also handle holes in wrong place so tear when you try to use them. Shame - a small redesign would fix all of this!
So avoid if you intend to ever use the handles or want to store foolscap suspension files. Poor product.


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