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First4spares 3 Turn Heating Element for Zanussi Fan Oven / Cookers (2500W)
First4spares 3 Turn Heating Element for Zanussi Fan Oven / Cookers (2500W)
Offered by SPARES-2-GO
Price: £6.79

5.0 out of 5 stars I hope this is one like they used to make them., 5 Oct. 2015
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We replaced our 20 year old cooker after an accident on Christmas eve one year involving condensation dripping into the works from a cooling turkey. This blew the main cooker 20amp fuse and caused a complete loss of confidence by my wife and "Oh well I suppose it owes us nothing" from me. So we bought a new cooker. The old cooker never needed a new element in 20 years. The new one has had 4. This is the fourth. It has been fitted for a couple of weeks and used a few times without incident. I hope it lasts, but I am not holding my breath. It arrived promptly, and was reasonably priced. So far so good, I will let you know in 20 years time or perhaps less? Depends on who or what lasts longer :-)


Varilight JQP401W V-Pro 1 Gang 2-Way LED Trailing Edge Dimmer Switch, White
Varilight JQP401W V-Pro 1 Gang 2-Way LED Trailing Edge Dimmer Switch, White
Offered by 1StopElectrics
Price: £13.10

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent product, but difficulty mixing different types and models of LED bulb/lamp to work with it., 20 Mar. 2015
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This item is for our bedroom, we had a standard dimmer switch for many years with three lights connected, but it is getting harder to source the incandescent type bulbs. We had a 40watt bulb and two downlight fittings with miniature 30 watt reflector bulbs. Total of 100 watts. This resulted in our bedroom lighting consuming nearly as much power as the total of the rest of the house. When the 40 watt bulb failed I decided to look for an LED replacement. Our local Aldi have stocked a German brand Mullerlicht LED bulbs, and I have a few of these around the house. Until recently these were Non dim able. However they now sell dim able versions and have reduced the price to £5.95.
You can't use older type triac dimmers (now called leading edge dimmers) with these even if you buy dim able lamps, because the dimmer and the power circuit of the LED lamp won't work properly together and may both be damaged. These bulbs need a trailing edge dimmer like this one. (This one is programmable to work as a leading edge or trailing edge)
I also replaced the mini reflector bulb down lighters with 2 dim able GU11 from Philips 3 watts each.
I was aware that the Philips were rated as warm white at 3000K and the Mullerlicht were a bit yellower at 2700K, but I thought this would not be a serious problem, and indeed although the difference is noticeable I can live with it. I followed the manual to ensure that the dimmer is set to trailing edge and found that it works well. The dimmer manual explains how to modify the bottom level of switch on because different lamp models turn on at different rates. This would be fine except I have two different makes of lamp connected. As a result as you turn up the brightness the GU11 lamps come on first, while the Mullerlicht build remains dark until the control is turned up a bit further. The different lamps also vary in brightness at different rates, and the Philips flicker very slightly at the lowest level. This annoying problem is a result of mixing different types of lamp and the dimmer cannot really be blamed. In retrospect, I should have realised this might happen, and we will live with it, because the led lamps should last much much longer than the old incandescent ones and cost about a tenth of the electricity to run. Once adjusted the room looks just as good as before.
So be aware that the Mullerlicht dim able bulbs from Aldi work well as do the Philips 3watt GU11, just not too well together. Also note that the dimmer requires a minimum load of 10 watts for it to work properly
I think this dimmer is excellent for the price, and is a good solution to most of the problems created by new technology.


L'lysColors - 7W CREE Q5 LED ZOOMABLE Flashlight Torch Lamp 14500 + Charger SA3 (With Battery and Charger)
L'lysColors - 7W CREE Q5 LED ZOOMABLE Flashlight Torch Lamp 14500 + Charger SA3 (With Battery and Charger)

5.0 out of 5 stars Great mini torch, 22 Jan. 2015
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Great mini torch. Well constructed, exceptionally powerful and bright. Great for locating the dog in undergrowth at a distance, or for reading the tiny poor contrast print on small electronic equipment or examining tiny components. Not suitable for really prolonged use. Battery only lasts 20 mins continuously and the torch gets rather hot. You can also use standard AA battery although the brightness is a bit less. The charger does the job with the 3V batteries. The indicator light shows if there is any power in the cell in the charger. This is useful except that if you just switch the power off after charging the battery left in situ will discharge and has to be removed to prevent this, so where you keep the spare? Minor irritation, otherwise excellent torch, very pleased, bought one for my son as well


Blackspur BB-SP176 Syphon Pump
Blackspur BB-SP176 Syphon Pump
Price: £2.00

3.0 out of 5 stars It sucks up the water until there is no air in ..., 22 Jan. 2015
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Bought to start syphon to water Christmas tree in stand over the holidays. It's OK but the plastic tube is inflexible and very kinked. I ended up using some aquarium tubing from B&Q and connecting that to the spray pump head of an old bathroom spray bottle. It sucks up the water until there is no air in the tube.....


TP-LINK TL-SF1005D 5-Port 10/100 Mbps Unmanaged Desktop Switch - White
TP-LINK TL-SF1005D 5-Port 10/100 Mbps Unmanaged Desktop Switch - White
Price: £6.49

5.0 out of 5 stars Bought for my son to enable more devices to run ..., 22 Jan. 2015
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Bought for my son to enable more devices to run from his Talk Talk modem with only two ethernet ports. Cheap working solution.


Back Plate Nipple Fitting 1/2" Threaded Brass Boss 25mm Dia. With Screws For Lamp Bulb Holders
Back Plate Nipple Fitting 1/2" Threaded Brass Boss 25mm Dia. With Screws For Lamp Bulb Holders
Offered by Buy It Better Limited
Price: £2.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 22 Jan. 2015
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Fixed broken standard lamp by replacing cracked plastic with this


Airplay receiver DLNA receiver for music over wifi iPhone iPad and Android - iReceiver - Wifi music receiver
Airplay receiver DLNA receiver for music over wifi iPhone iPad and Android - iReceiver - Wifi music receiver
Offered by Smart Shop UK
Price: £19.90

4.0 out of 5 stars Works much better. OK for the, 22 Jan. 2015
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I had some trouble getting this working. I wanted something cheap to use with Apple Airplay and Apple TV. I found that when streaming from Apple iTunes Match in the cloud then using this as wireless bridge there were too many disconnections and dropouts. I bought a broken Airport Express on Ebay and fixed it. Works much better. OK for the price


Swees Kindle Paperwhite Case Ultra Slim Cover for All-New Kindle Paperwhite 2015 300 PPI 3rd gen / 2014 / 2013 / 2012 with Magnetic Auto Sleep Wake Function, Including Screen Protector [Lifetime Warranty] - Black
Swees Kindle Paperwhite Case Ultra Slim Cover for All-New Kindle Paperwhite 2015 300 PPI 3rd gen / 2014 / 2013 / 2012 with Magnetic Auto Sleep Wake Function, Including Screen Protector [Lifetime Warranty] - Black

4.0 out of 5 stars but the case has several cracks and when some fine cracks opened around the magnet in the catch, 22 Jan. 2015
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Simple light and convenient protection for my Kindle white. Reasonable price too. It has protected my Kindle from several knocks over the last 6 months. Sadly it shows the scars. It is still doing the job, but the case has several cracks and when some fine cracks opened around the magnet in the catch, the magnet fell out. I fixed this with superglue. At this price I will get another one when this becomes too battered.Don't think it is leather, but does the job!


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5.0 out of 5 stars This is better than most I have used, 22 Jan. 2015
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Used to re-upholster some dining chairs. I have used various staplers before and found that often when triggered the stapler bounces from the recoil rather than driving the staple as required. This is better than most I have used, but you still need to hold the machine firmly in place and use your body as mass to ensure the staple is driven home. Also ensure the substrate being stapled into is well supported. I like the safety feature that stops staples being fired into the air. Hope to get lots of DIY use out of it.


Drive Medical R8BL-59 Lightweight Aluminium Padded Seat Rollator Blue (Eligible for VAT relief in the UK)
Drive Medical R8BL-59 Lightweight Aluminium Padded Seat Rollator Blue (Eligible for VAT relief in the UK)
Offered by Easier To
Price: £52.32

5.0 out of 5 stars easily folded with seat, 22 Jan. 2015
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Handy walker, lightweight, well constructed, easily folded with seat. It has helped keep Grandad mobile. Only problem is that his arthritic hands find the brakes a little tricky. Not really a design problem with the brakes, just the way things are for him. After we bought it we found he could have applied for a free NHS equivalent, but still very pleased.!


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