27 of 28 people found the following review helpful
I bought one of these for my Windows 7 Ultimate PC about 7 months ago (13/11/2011). It worked just as I had hoped and my Windows loaded in a flash and all my programs seemed more responsive.
About 7 months later my computer began to freeze for no apparent reason, usually when I was surfing the net but not always then. This problem slowly got worse until the computer would not work for more than about an hour without freezing. I tried everything I could think of to track down the problem but to no avail. I used the windows repair disc, I checked the CPU core temperatures, I rebuilt the Master Boot Record ( this because one of the fault messages said the there was a problem with… Read more
11 of 11 people found the following review helpful
This is a very good deal for the price.
It only has four pieces requiring assembly, which is just as well as the instructions don't show you how to do it but it is fairly obvious.
Assembly of the two sucker/blower tubes also requires 4 additional screws which were missing from my delivery. However, as there was a generous amount of screws holding together the tubes before assembly I merely robbed the ones nearest to the required assembly points to complete the job.
The blowing power of the unit was a surprise as it was more powerful than I expected for this price, easily blowing leaves and other debris off my stone patio.
The suction is also very good and makes short… Read more
"Caveat Emptor" (Let the buyer beware)
I purchased this set thinking that it would allow me to fix some Torx security screws that I had purchased. It did not!
I had bought some Torx M10 Security Screws that required a T50 tool to fit them.
When this set arrived I tried to assemble the unit I was building using the T50 tool from this set. It would not fit.
The hole in the end of the tool from the set was not big enough to accept the pin in the centre of the Torx Security Screw.
When I subsequently had to go to a Tool Shop in town, taking with me one of the security screws, I discovered that the proper Torx Security Tools were numbered as… Read more