K. McLuckie

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 81% (51 of 63)
Location: UK
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 41,047 - Total Helpful Votes: 51 of 63
Roberts Radio Dreamtime2 DAB/FM Clock Radio by Roberts Radios
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
I bought this expecting a well thought out product - Roberts after all have a reputation for quality - Oh Dear! As a radio it's fine - in fact it's is very good as a bedside alarm clock radio it is very poor. Great that it has two types of alarm setting - weekday and weekend - I get that - it's good - now try selecting it - the radio must be on, you need to go through the pathetically thought out menu to select that different alarm. Most people might say they don't need a weekend alarm - that's fine you don't have to set anything then and all is fine until you have a week day off

If you want to cancel the alarm the radio has to be on - once again you navigate through the very… Read more
TeckNetŪ 2.5 inch USB 3.0 Hard Drive Disk HDD Exte&hellip by TeckNet
5.0 out of 5 stars Works nicely, 11 Nov 2013
Can't really beat this enclosure - it does what it says on the tin! Very reasonable price - the enclosure opening is a bit stiff - but that's a good thing I think - difficult to know how they do it for the money. I used it when changing HDD in Dell XPS for an SSD - the SSD went into the enclosure - I used the Samsung utility that came with the Samsung SSD to copy an image of the HDD to the SSD - it worked fast and faultlessly. The SSD did too BTW once in the Dell and the Samsung utility was excellent too
Brother HL-2250DN Compact Network Mono Laser Print&hellip by Brother
3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
It's not too noisy when printing single sided either - the duplexing adds some more noise and perhaps that is intrusive - the fan takes a little time to go to sleep but that's not too bad either

I replaced an aging and dead HL2070N with this and the noise is about the same duplex excepted.

The quality is outstanding even when changed from the default 600dpi to 300dpi with toner save on (default is Off) - I haven't tried the 1200dpi as I rarely print graphics but it promises to be pretty good based on performance to now

The driver CD worked without fault on Win 7 installation and the Linux driver was on the Brother site (installed in Open Suse Linux in about… Read more