Nik

"Nik"
 
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Helpful votes received on reviews: 65% (120 of 184)
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 6,433 - Total Helpful Votes: 120 of 184
8 Pcs Stainless Steel Advertising Nails Glass Stan&hellip by Amico
5.0 out of 5 stars Just what I needed !!, 27 Aug 2014
I needed four neat 'pillars' to convert a simple, wooden 'salt & pepper' table carousel to something that would safely hold fast-food menus, too.

These came when promised, did the trick.
A couple of notes...
1) The threaded opening is just wide enough to pass a ball-point pen, to allow marking of centre. ;-)

2) The threaded opening is *almost* M10x1.5, but tapped a whisker too narrow for a 'real' M10 bolt. The end-cap is threaded narrower again, rattles in a 'real' M10 nut.

There's not enough thickness of metal around the opening to re-work reliably, so forget 'Robot Wars' !!
The Severn Tsunami? The Story of Britain's Greates&hellip by Mike Hall
This is a slim book. I was expecting rather more, but there's not a wasted word or unsupported statement.

Note that question mark !! The author takes a questioning look at the claims for a tsunami, and weighs possible alternative causes for this genuine cataclysm.

As he points out, the period documentation is confused by this innundation ocurring during the calendar reforms, so two completely different dates must be studied. He even covers the possibility of an extra-tropical cyclone, plus the rarer version with a sector which can 'suck down' a gulp of stratosphere. (My paraphrasing ;-) Both may cause a wicked storm surge without wide-spread wind damage. Add a… Read more
Masterlock Wall Mounted Key Storage Security Lock by M/LOCK
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Job done !!, 26 Aug 2014
It came, I set the new combination, I tested it, I fitted it to the wall.
Job done.

Note: A small sheet of stiff plastic that falls out of the retail pack may be cut to size and used to keep keys from falling forwards and make closing the key-safe fiddly.

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