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Asus Google Nexus 7 7-inch Tablet (2GB RAM, 16GB eMMC)
Asus Google Nexus 7 7-inch Tablet (2GB RAM, 16GB eMMC)
Offered by Pleasure Time Technology
Price: 154.40

5.0 out of 5 stars Easy to use, good value for money, 10 Aug 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This was bought for my wife who, until now, was not keen to get to grips with IT, the internet and so on. I need not have worried - after some basic guidance she finds it easy to use for email, some surfing, and carrying around photos of the grandchildren. She would not wish to be parted from it now.

As a more experienced computer user I too enjoy using it, and have been pleasantly surprised by its features and its overall operation. The battery holds a charge well, although I can't say how many hours it will run for on one charge - but it certainly lasts a good deal longer than my laptop, which can maange about 2.5 hrs. The screen clarity is better than I had expected.

My only regret is the absence of any 3/4G function, which I would hope to have next time when this one is finally worn out. Currently, however, that seems to be some way off!


Karrimor Mens Bodmin Low lll Weathertite Trekking and Hiking Shoes K606-BLC-157 Black Sea 10 UK, 44 EU, 11 US
Karrimor Mens Bodmin Low lll Weathertite Trekking and Hiking Shoes K606-BLC-157 Black Sea 10 UK, 44 EU, 11 US
Offered by Yeomans Outdoor Leisure
Price: 28.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Just what I wanted, 10 Aug 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
I previously had a pair of these for at least 2 years, during which time they covered a considerable distance and in all weathers. They proved to be comfortable and well-fitting, and with very good grip, which is why I was pleased to find that the same shoes are still being manufactured - and with only minor cosmetic changes. I detest shopping at the best of times, so to be able to buy them online was extremely convenient, knowing that they would fit and wear well. Highly recommended.


Skinners Lamb and Rice Sensitive Dry Mix 15 kg
Skinners Lamb and Rice Sensitive Dry Mix 15 kg
Price: 34.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Goes down well, but then Labs are not fussy., 10 Aug 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
At this stage it is impossible to provide a detailed report on Skinners Lamb & Rice Sensitive. Our black Lab would devour anything from any dog food manufacturer without pausing for breath. However, I chose this because, on the basis of the listed ingredients in relation to its cost, it seemed to me to be reasonable value for money and is from a reputable manufacturer. Having researched a number of such foods in some detail (and The Dog Food Directory was extremely helpful in this search) I concluded that it was a god balance between quality and cost.

My only crticism is the fact that the packaging does not include the usual information regarding feeding quantity - this I had to find on Skinners' website, although even then the quantity was rather vague. So for now we are feeding a fraction over 300g per day, whilst keeping a close watch for any weight gain/loss, and will adjust if there is any change one way or the other.


2 Tread Safety Non Slip Folding Step Ladder Stepladder Kitchen Stool
2 Tread Safety Non Slip Folding Step Ladder Stepladder Kitchen Stool
Offered by XS-Stock Com Ltd
Price: 21.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Ideal for those indoor jobs, 10 Aug 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
These steps are sturdy and well made. They are ideal for odd jobs around the house and are highly recommended.


The Trouble with Europe: Why the EU isn't working - How it can be reformed - What could take its place
The Trouble with Europe: Why the EU isn't working - How it can be reformed - What could take its place
by Roger Bootle
Edition: Hardcover
Price: 12.91

5.0 out of 5 stars A very good reference work for the history and operation of the EU, 10 Aug 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
An outstanding book about the EU. The author has researched his subject in great depth and writes with an open and independent mind. Nevertheless, by the end it is hard to not to conclude that the whole empire is doomed to fail, given the fundamental flaws in its concept and its operation. Highly recommended if you would like to make up your own mind on the basis of the extensive evidence provided by Roger Bootle.


Bosch AHS 60-16 Electric Hedgecutter (60 cm Blade, 16 mm Tooth Capacity)
Bosch AHS 60-16 Electric Hedgecutter (60 cm Blade, 16 mm Tooth Capacity)
Price: 64.00

4.0 out of 5 stars Bosch AHS 60-16 hedgetrimmer - not quite 5 stars, 10 Aug 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
Purchased to replace my 10-year old Black & Decker, with same 60cms blade size. Described as 'lightweight' but I found it a little heavier than its predecessor. (This could of course be an indication good quality components have been used.) However, it does cut well and in this aspect it considerable better.

It's a pity that the blade cover appears to have been designed by either a comedian or a madman, as in my case it is almost impossible to re-fit after use. Fortunately I kept the old one, so this has been consigned to the bin. How hard can it be to provide something that slides onto the blade easily??

I would have been happy to give this hedgetrimmer 5 stars for its cutting ability, but the weight and the ridiculous blade cover justifies an overall 4 stars.


Omron M2 Classic Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor
Omron M2 Classic Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor
Price: 28.76

5.0 out of 5 stars Omron BP monitor, 4 Jun 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
Following a scare with Mrs B's blood pressure (requiring immediate hospital admission) her GP recommended afterwards that we purchase one of these (Omron being the same make used in the GP surgery). The price was good and the instructions clear. Furthermore, the readings generally lined up with the professional versions used by the GP and practice nurse. Highly recommended.


LCD Cigarette Lighter Voltage Digital Panel Meter Volt Voltmeter Monitor Car By BuyinCoins
LCD Cigarette Lighter Voltage Digital Panel Meter Volt Voltmeter Monitor Car By BuyinCoins
Offered by BuyinCoinsUK(ship from HK)
Price: 1.41

4.0 out of 5 stars Purchased to monitor caravan voltage, 4 Jun 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
When away from a mains supply it is useful to be able to keep a watch on the caravan's 12v battery voltage. This plugs into the standard cigarette lighter-type socket and has a clear display in red LEDs.

From the outset it was reading 0.2v lower than my multimeter, but that was close enough for me so long as I remember to add the difference to the readout. For instance a readout of 13.6v (on charge) means that the battery is at the full 13.8volts. It is probably expecting a lot for a cheap and simple device like this to be fully accurate, which is why I did not return it. Recommended, provided you test it for accuracy from the outset. Still recommended, nevertheless.


Bizzybee Multi Purpose Rubber Gloves Medium (Pair of 6)
Bizzybee Multi Purpose Rubber Gloves Medium (Pair of 6)
Price: 7.29

5.0 out of 5 stars Very good value, 4 Jun 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
Mrs B was fed up with the poor quality of supermarket rubber gloves, so we ordered these. Generally the Bizzybees seem to last at least twice as long as the supermarket own brands, but were no more expensive. No hestitation in recommending.


One (1) X Duracell CR2032 Lithium Coin Cell Battery 3v Blister Packed
One (1) X Duracell CR2032 Lithium Coin Cell Battery 3v Blister Packed
Offered by Sivitec_Direct
Price: 1.46

5.0 out of 5 stars Purchased for Ford Mondeo remote, 4 Jun 2014
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This was at a good price and arrived the day after ordering. Easy to fit if you follow the instruction manual. Original battery was 3 years old when this one replaced it. No reason to think this one will not last as long. Recommended.


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