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AKORD AU-61 Hard Carrying Case Bag for Earphones
AKORD AU-61 Hard Carrying Case Bag for Earphones
Offered by Demarkt
Price: £0.89

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great value, 19 Mar. 2016
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Great little case. Not the fanciest you could imagine, but seems well made and the price is unbeatable. Rigid enough to give some protection even when trodden on. Mine is circular, which isn't perhaps clear from the photo. It's 80 mm outside diameter and about 65 mm inside diameter.


Cable Mountain 1m 24K Gold Plated 21 Pin RGB SCART Lead Cable
Cable Mountain 1m 24K Gold Plated 21 Pin RGB SCART Lead Cable
Price: £5.79

5.0 out of 5 stars Flexible and well priced, 19 Mar. 2016
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Does the job nicely. Quite flexible. Delivered promptly. Recommended buy.


Universal Tap Connector Adapter Mixer Kitchen Garden Hose Pipe Joiner Fitting-BL
Universal Tap Connector Adapter Mixer Kitchen Garden Hose Pipe Joiner Fitting-BL
Offered by Canvas Discount
Price: £4.69

4.0 out of 5 stars Works surprisingly well, but be prepared to bodge, 5 Mar. 2016
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This tap connector is thoughtfully designed and well made. It worked surprisingly well for a one-off job, but I had to tie it in place. It's made me realise how difficult it is to create a tap connector that's anything like universal.

To use the device you tighten a threaded adjuster until the size of the gap matches the depth of the tap head, then turn the orange cam lever to squeeze the rubber seal against the outlet of the tap. Limescale or flow straighteners protruding from the tap nozzle will prevent a good seal.

The point where the cam contacts the "horizontal" part of the tap is vertically above the centre of the nozzle. If your tap is flat at this point – i.e. the top surface is at right angles to the "vertical" part of the nozzle – the connector should work like a charm.

The trouble is that most taps will be radiused on the top surface. My taps have a fairly tight bend, but not tight enough for the connector to grip without being tied in place.


Kärcher 15m Pipe And Drain Cleaning Kit K2 to K7 -Pressure Washer Accessory
Kärcher 15m Pipe And Drain Cleaning Kit K2 to K7 -Pressure Washer Accessory
Price: £56.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Goes round toilet bends if you're patient, 5 Mar. 2016
I bought this fine piece of kit, along with a Kärcher K4, to clean a long horizontal soil pipe that serves two back-to-back upstairs toilets. Getting it round the U-bends was a challenge, but with perseverance I managed, after which the spray head propelled itself 6 metres down the soil pipe. I was amazed by the amount of limescale it removed from the U-bends – around half a pound, in plates 1–2 mm thick (that's 12 years from new, in a hard water area).

Since the pipe wasn't blocked, it's hard to say whether this solved the problem of poor flushing (these particular toilets just seem to be badly designed). But I have absolutely no doubt that for many drain and gutter problems it's an excellent tool.

Wrestling with a tight coil of tubing is no fun, so it's a good idea to re-coil loosely and store in a warm place for a few hours before first use. On the plus side it's surprisingly light to carry.


Rubber Walking Stick Ferrule 16mm (5/8'') - 4Pack Heavy Duty Cane Crutch Pad Bottom Protector End
Rubber Walking Stick Ferrule 16mm (5/8'') - 4Pack Heavy Duty Cane Crutch Pad Bottom Protector End
Offered by Concept4U (UK)
Price: £2.54

3.0 out of 5 stars Wore out rather quickly, 10 Feb. 2016
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These ferrules are small and neat, and very


Gusti Leder studio "Marvel" Genuine Leather Bum Bag Belt Pouch Waist Bag Purse Festival Party Concert Bag Unisex Brown 2G1-17-1
Gusti Leder studio "Marvel" Genuine Leather Bum Bag Belt Pouch Waist Bag Purse Festival Party Concert Bag Unisex Brown 2G1-17-1
Offered by Gusti Leather
Price: £19.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Great looking and beautifully made, 10 Feb. 2016
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I'm delighted with this little pouch, which I use to carry keys on my belt. It looks exactly like the photos, is beautifully made, and was delivered promptly and well packed.

The velcro closure, while perhaps non-traditional on a pouch like this, works very well. The belt loops are generously sized.

The leather is thick and quite stiff, so there's not as much room inside as you might think. With a bulky car key and a biggish set of house keys there's room for a pocket knife or maybe a tiny notebook and pencil. Not large enough for a smartphone.

The leather will soften up a bit with wear, and the quality is such that I'm sure it will last for decades.


Duronic DM351X2 Single LCD LED Desk Mount Arm Monitor Stand Bracket with Adjustability (Tilt ±15°|Swivel 180°|Rotate 360°) + 10 Year Warranty
Duronic DM351X2 Single LCD LED Desk Mount Arm Monitor Stand Bracket with Adjustability (Tilt ±15°|Swivel 180°|Rotate 360°) + 10 Year Warranty
Offered by DURONIC
Price: £49.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Sturdy, easy to adjust, and great value, 22 Jan. 2016
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This is an excellent product at a very reasonable price.

I bought mine after acquiring a 21" monitor to use as a second screen alongside my existing 24" monitor. The new monitor lacked a stand, and in any case I wanted to use it in portrait mode. I'd never used a desk clamp for a job like this, and I've had one or two bad experiences with clamp-on desk lamps, but I needn't have worried – this clamp is extremely secure.

The support as a whole provides all the reach you'd need for mounting on a standard office desk. It's easy to set up and adjust, sturdy, but with easy movement when needed. And if you work with documents, to try a second screen in vertical mode – it's made all the difference to my work setup.


Genuine Stihl Round Mowing Line 2.4mm x 87m
Genuine Stihl Round Mowing Line 2.4mm x 87m
Offered by ISE Forest & Garden
Price: £15.58

5.0 out of 5 stars Tough, flexible, and comes on a spool, 27 Sept. 2015
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Mine arrived on a proper plastic spool, and the label days there's 86m rather than 80m. So that's two bits of good news. The third is that this is an excellent product. It's tougher than the cheap line I was using before, so it lasts longer, but it's also more flexible and so much easier to wind onto the spool.


Luxury premium leather wallet mobile stand case cover for LG GOOGLE NEXUS 4 - BLACK
Luxury premium leather wallet mobile stand case cover for LG GOOGLE NEXUS 4 - BLACK
Offered by Suprizebox
Price: £5.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Well made and with a couple of handy features, 23 Sept. 2015
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This is a classy-looking case and for £5.99 I think it's well worth the money.

I like the contrasting colour of the lining, and the fact that the credit card pockets are purely for decoration, so they don't add to the thickness. The plastic phone holder has a matt finish that is more attractive than the shiny plastic in my old Poetic case.

Although it has a leathery smell, the surface is clearly not leather. The central spine is full-thickness, so I expect it will wear out quicker than the Poetic case, which had a thinner section at this point. The ability to fold the case into a stand works well, though the crease on the rear panel is unattractive and may be a weak point.

With the case held wide open, the two magnets used to secure the flap are just about far enough away from the phone to allow the compass to work properly. That's an improvement over cases in which one magnet is mounted behind the phone holder, and a big deal if you use the phone for navigation or astronomy.


Samsung 850 EVO 250 GB 2.5 inch Solid State Drive - Black
Samsung 850 EVO 250 GB 2.5 inch Solid State Drive - Black
Price: £74.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Great in a Mac mini, 3 Sept. 2015
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I've had this in my Mac mini (2011) for a couple of months now and am very pleased with it. It's thinner than the Crucial M4 SSD it replaced, so it was significantly easier to squeeze into the cramped casing of the Mac mini. According to Blackmagic I'm getting sustained write/read speeds of 290 / 498 MB/s. Since Mac OS 10.10.4 it's been nice to have TRIM support back again, and official this time.


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