The General

"The General"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 82% (9 of 11)
Location: Venta Belgarum


Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,244,094 - Total Helpful Votes: 9 of 11
SainSmart® Prototype Shield ProtoShield V3 + Mi&hellip by Sain Store
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Very useful set!, 29 July 2013
This shield expands on the capabilities of the basic arduino and provides a great platform to add further sensors, controllers etc.

And it's very good value too!? :-)
Hunter Outdoor Outback Unisex Full Length Long Wax&hellip Hunter Outdoor
I'm 6'5" with a 48" chest and the XXL is a perfect fit. With room for a heavy fleece or jumper, shirt and vest underneath, this is awesome for braving the english winter.

I've been wearing this coat dog walking for hours in the rain now and can report that it is 100% waterproof.

The only negative review is the hood - which really isn't big enough - however since I wear it with a waxed hat that wasn't actually that much of a problem for me...

Overall I can heartily recommend this item and feel it is an absolute bargain for the price!?
Devices And Desires: The Engineer Trilogy: Book On&hellip by K. J. Parker
8 of 10 people found the following review helpful
OK - anyone who's read the Fencer or Shadow books will immediately feel at home here. KJ Parker lays out the different factions deftly and sets up the protagonists in her usual style; her characterisation might be heavy-handed and formulaic, but at least it is to her own formula!!!
Whereas I might wish she wouldn't semaphore the different characteristics quite so plainly (the engineer, who can turn everything (and one) into a device; the Duke who can apply the rules of hunting to deal with problems etc etc)I do like her creations so my grumbling is subdued.
The story rattles along and has enough action to make you want to keep reading to find out what happens next. I really felt… Read more