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I like trains Mens adult unisex Big bang theory T-Shirts shirt top tops inspired funny cool father dad father's dad bazinga. Free delivery included.
I like trains Mens adult unisex Big bang theory T-Shirts shirt top tops inspired funny cool father dad father's dad bazinga. Free delivery included.
Offered by Eat Sleep Shop Repeat
Price: £8.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Good, but not great., 11 Feb. 2017
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Logo is not as clear as expecteed but the fit is good.


Acer Revo M1601 Nettop (Intel Celeron N3050 1.6GHz, 2GB RAM, 32GB SSD, WLAN, Free DOS)
Acer Revo M1601 Nettop (Intel Celeron N3050 1.6GHz, 2GB RAM, 32GB SSD, WLAN, Free DOS)

4.0 out of 5 stars Neat, small and low power office machine, 11 Feb. 2017
It's very compact but relatively slow by modern standardss. I've installed Linux Mint on it and it's fine for most basic office tasks. I've also upgraded the RAM to 8GB which has a noticeable effect on speed. The good things are firstly that it takes up so little desk space and secondly that it uses very little power. I mostly use it for word processing and spreadsheeting where it is perfectly acceptable. It isn't really suitable for games, but if you want a small, low power PC then it's fine. I have also added the 1TB HDD which sits on top. I wouldn't recommend it for games or video editing / encoding, but it appears to be fine for video playback. Summary: a neat and useful little machine.


Microsoft Office 2010 Home & Student
Microsoft Office 2010 Home & Student

4.0 out of 5 stars If you need it then this is the one to have, 17 Jan. 2017
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As good as it gets for post 2007 MS office. If you've got to have it then this is the cheapest way to get it. Personally I prefer Libre Office but I have to use the MS bloatware for working on customers' stuff. I still hate the ribbon with a passion 10 years on. Making a "multilevel list" requires a full tutorial whereas it was a one-click job in Office 2003.

So, the good bits, mostly it works ok. XML .docx files are smaller than the old .doc format. PowerPoint is actually not bad.
The bad: The damned ribbon is a clumsy space hog and takes forever to customise. It also takes more clicks to do anything than Office 2003. Struggles to handle any format other than .doc or .docx. Over-complicated for 99.9% of people.


Airfix A03380 RAF Control Tower 1:76 Scale Series 3 Plastic Diorama Model Kit
Airfix A03380 RAF Control Tower 1:76 Scale Series 3 Plastic Diorama Model Kit
Price: £9.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Good kit., 12 Jan. 2017
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It's a kit that I wanted for a diorama. It is what is says on the box i.e. a reasonably accurate model of a typical WW2 UK airfield control tower.


SUZUKI SWIFT Hatch Back Official Koolart Quality Chrome Keyring Picture Both Sides Choose a Colour! (Red)
SUZUKI SWIFT Hatch Back Official Koolart Quality Chrome Keyring Picture Both Sides Choose a Colour! (Red)
Offered by Moody Motorz
Price: £4.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Good fun., 12 Jan. 2017
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Bought for a Suzuki Swift owner as a present. Reaction was that it was "cool" for his car keys. Seems quite well made. Winner.


Pixco Lens Adapter For TaMron Adaptall AD 2 Lens To All M42 Screw Mount Camera Adapter
Pixco Lens Adapter For TaMron Adaptall AD 2 Lens To All M42 Screw Mount Camera Adapter

1.0 out of 5 stars Does not fit correctly. Do not be tempted to buy!, 12 Jan. 2017
Warning! Junk alert!

This is a cheap nasty Chinese copy which does not meet the original specification. It does nominally fit the Tamron Adaptall lense, but the M42 screw is not the correct specification and ends up with the lense misaligned so that the focus point is 45° away from where it should be. looking from the front of the camera, the focus mary which should be at the 12 o'clock position is actually at about the 10 o'clock position. The screw is also not positive and feels like it does not quite match the thread on the camera. (A Pentax SP1000)

This means that a) you can't see the focus mark for manual focusing and b) the lense is not sitting at the right distance from the film so the focusing is off. This is a piece of junk and I've binned it as the cost of returning was more than the cost of the item was worth. Instead I have purchased a genuine Tamron mount via a well known auction site for only a few pounds more.


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5.0 out of 5 stars Multi-charger lead, 19 Sept. 2016
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Note: Charger lead only, not data transfer. Bought to keep in my car to charge iphone, other smartphone and various other gadgets. Works well and seems to be fine with iphone / ipad which makes a nice change.


Compact Keyboard with Trackball PS2 Black G84-4400
Compact Keyboard with Trackball PS2 Black G84-4400
Offered by 3B-IT Ltd
Price: £88.00

2.0 out of 5 stars Awkward in use, poor trackball action, 15 Aug. 2016
The keyboard is good enough in terms of feel. The keypress is quite tactile and light. However:

* The trackball is too small and is not very precise to use
* when the trackball wears, it tends to scoll unevenly, sometimes going up and down but not side to side. This is a poor design
* worst of all, there is no "Windows" key hence you need to press CTRL+ESC simultaneously
* Delete button is badly placed

Really cannot recommend. Not up to Cherry's usual standard.


Iiyama 24 inch XB2485WSU-B1 LED Monitor (VGA, DVI, MM, USB)
Iiyama 24 inch XB2485WSU-B1 LED Monitor (VGA, DVI, MM, USB)

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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent quality high definition monitor., 27 Jun. 2016
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Excellent quality monitor at a reasonable price. High resolution 1920 x 1200 is much better than 1020P. Used on a gaming PC with a fast graphics card this provides high definition and smooth movement. Superb also for graphic design, word processing and CAD. Cannot fault this for what it is used for. Useful USB2 ports on the side.


ASDF I LIKE TRAINS YouTube Tv Cult Cartoon Gamer style Heavy Cotton t-shirt All Sizes Small - XXL
ASDF I LIKE TRAINS YouTube Tv Cult Cartoon Gamer style Heavy Cotton t-shirt All Sizes Small - XXL
Offered by Revolutionary tees
Price: £8.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Good quality T shirt, 27 Jun. 2016
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Generously sized. Bought for a train fan. Decent quality material and print. Washes well and doesn't shrink.


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