Nik

"Nik"
 
Top Reviewer Ranking: 7,786
Helpful votes received on reviews: 64% (110 of 172)
Location: UK
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 7,786 - Total Helpful Votes: 110 of 172
Karakal Super PU Multi Colours Replacement Grips -&hellip Karakal
A relative's U-shaped aluminium walking frame had grey grab handles on the sides, plus red electrical tape wound onto the cross-bar to make it easier to see, then grab. The old glue had just about given up, so those feet of tape were now loose...

"Uh, I think we can improve on this..."

Working outside, away from ignition sources, fish pond, drains etc etc, I began by cleaning the old tape's sticky residue from the cross-bar with solvent wipes.

The new grip tape wound on slowly. This was the first time I'd used the stuff, but it overlapped more evenly than I expected. I still had to snip off the 'peels' every five or six turns to prevent tangles. I… Read more
RCA / Phono Male Plug to BNC Male Plug Cable by el&hellip by electrosmart®
5.0 out of 5 stars Just connect..., 29 July 2014
Arrived promptly, well packed, feels well made. Needed to link a small CCTV camera to video-capture hardware's phono inputs.
3.5mm 4 Pole Chassis Socket, Nickel by Electrovision
5.0 out of 5 stars Plug & Play., 29 July 2014
Arrived promptly. Looks and feels well-made. It is smaller than the piccy, a little gem. Only snag is pin-out designation is not apparent. Not this supplier's fault, as info must be such 'common knowledge' that it isn't documented. I'll have to get a matching plug and work from there.

FWIW, I'm trying to work out which of several camcorder AV cables belongs to which camera. Unfortunately, there are at least two incompatible AV types, plus the 'breakout' cable from a small, flat-screen TV which got into the moving box...

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