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3/8-16X1 1/2 Socket Flat Head Cap Screw (25 count)
3/8-16X1 1/2 Socket Flat Head Cap Screw (25 count)
Offered by Pointe Products, Inc.
Price: $4.05

5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect For Mounting A Plywood Deck On A Trailer, June 25, 2015
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As advertised, rock solid, great value. I used these to fasten a plywood deck on an assemble-it-yourself trailer. Perfect.


Spracht Konf-X Buds Noise Cancelling In-Ear Conference Call Headset with Built-In Microphone
Spracht Konf-X Buds Noise Cancelling In-Ear Conference Call Headset with Built-In Microphone
Price: $58.19
17 used & new from $44.49

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Great Sound, Not Much Noise Cancellation, Uncomfortable, June 25, 2015
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Great sound, really good crisp, clean sound. Nice hard case. I had a tough time getting them to seal in my ears and noise cancellation won't begin to work without a good seal. Other ear buds, like Panasonic's RPHJE120S for $6.60 on Amazon seal easily. So, to test the noise cancelling, I had to push on both ear buds. Unfortunately I couldn't detect ANY noise cancelling. It IS possible I have a defective unit, but the blue "on" light on the noise cancelling module does come on so I have to go with what I have. I even tried them while mowing with my ears covered with a Peltor hearing protector, and still couldn't detect any noise cancellation though again, the sound is beautiful. I've used the Bose QuietComfort 15 (bulky), Skullcandy Proletariat NC (bulky), Sennheiser PXC 250 (smaller, on the ear) and Panasonic RP-HC55-S (ear buds) and all have significant, clearly noticeable noise cancelling capabilities but again, these Spracht Konf-X Buds did not evidence any detectable noise reduction. (FWIW, when I fly the Sennheiser is my compromise choice.)

In the end, one star because they're represented as noise cancelling and they don't and second, I couldn't get them to seat and stay in my ears, a problem I don't have with even the cheapest buds. Again, the sound is impressive but if you want to spend that kind of money for great sound, you can skip the bulk of the noise cancellation module.


Matchbox Aqua Cannon Fire Truck Rig
Matchbox Aqua Cannon Fire Truck Rig
Price: $19.99
10 used & new from $19.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Great Fun - Ages 2 to 8+, June 8, 2015
Vine Customer Review of Free Product (What's this?)
Well made, and larger than it looks. The kids love it and stay with it. Easy to fill, the cap is easily handled by the 2 year old. The handle is easy to pump, shoots a stream over 20 feet, easy to aim and doesn't require batteries. Nothing that would break, safe around a pool. Durable. Clever.


Perfect Stix Manicure Cuticle Wooden Sticks 4" Length ( pack of 100)
Perfect Stix Manicure Cuticle Wooden Sticks 4" Length ( pack of 100)
Price: $8.49

5.0 out of 5 stars Probably great for manicures, I use them to clean small metal parts., May 25, 2015
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Definitely well made, uniform. I use these for cleaning metal parts, grooves, nooks and crannies. They're firm, but won't scratch. They're just a bit porous, so will hold a little solvent or oil as well. The point here is that they're all good quality, didn't have a defect at all in two batches of my first order.


Work Sharp WSKTS-KO Knife and Tool Sharpener Ken Onion Edition
Work Sharp WSKTS-KO Knife and Tool Sharpener Ken Onion Edition
Price: $129.95
19 used & new from $119.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant for Knives, Finisher for Heavy Tools and Lawn Mower Blades., May 25, 2015
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Brilliant for knives. Not a good starting point for heavy tools and lawn mower blades. Gave it five stars because it is what it claims to be and is sooooo much better than trying to work with stones. Close to idiot proof if you follow the instructions. IF you sharpen you lawn mower blades after maybe 3 hours of use, perhaps good for that as well, but most of us sharpen mower blades about once a year or the equivalent if you're a pro. That's going to be slow going with this sharpener. You WILL end up with a sharp blade, but probably will go through 3 to 5 coarse belts to get there, and a lot of time as well. Same with an ax, though you MIGHT sharpen an ax often enough to make the Work Sharp effective.

AFTER you've sharpened a lawn mower blade with a file and/or grinder(s) then you might want to finish to a razor's edge with the Work Sharp, though there are some who argue a soft edge on a mower blade is better. (No opinion)

No regrets, this is amazing for knives, scissors, even a machete. The first time you use it on a knife, you will smile.


Olympus CS-125 Soft Carrying Case for WS Series Voice Recorders
Olympus CS-125 Soft Carrying Case for WS Series Voice Recorders
Offered by Electronica Direct
Price: $9.09
8 used & new from $9.09

5.0 out of 5 stars Fine For WS-802, Loop on Top, May 9, 2015
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It is only what it is. It's a sleeve, not a case, well made, one small loop on top you could slip a lanyard or key chain through. The WS-802 is durable enough that it probably doesn't need a case. It fits tightly in the sleeve so it's not going to easily fall out and it takes two hands to get it out.


UpLULA Glock Mag Loader - 9mm to 45ACP Maglula Uplula Pistol Speed Magazine Loader. Loads all* 9mm Luger, 10mm, .357 Sig, 10mm, .40, and .45ACP cal glok
UpLULA Glock Mag Loader - 9mm to 45ACP Maglula Uplula Pistol Speed Magazine Loader. Loads all* 9mm Luger, 10mm, .357 Sig, 10mm, .40, and .45ACP cal glok
Offered by Cope's Distributing Inc.
Price: $31.98
9 used & new from $31.97

5.0 out of 5 stars No More Blood Blisters, May 9, 2015
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Should have bought this a long time ago. Takes about 60 seconds to figure out, two more minutes of practice, then you're a pro with this thing.


Starfire
Starfire
by B. V. Larson
Edition: Paperback
Price: $14.99

2.0 out of 5 stars It Just Stops - spoiler alert, May 9, 2015
This review is from: Starfire (Paperback)
Spoiler Alert. This is part SciFi part "espionage." It lost three stars for one reason, it stopped; it just stopped. It's as if the author just decided not to write any more. Of course, this could be part one of a series but even at that, the active characters need some kind of resolution of their current circumstances and sitting on the beach looking up at distant sniper/guards isn't much resolution. No resolution for one of the key characters, this book just stops. There isn't even some tickler, a hint of direction, anything that would want you to pick up the next book in the series (if there is one). As others have observed, the characters aren't compelling, largely stereotypical, no one is particularly unique. Spoiler alert... the simple plot is some type of alien craft broke up into three pieces and crashed on earth in the early 1900's. The Russians have a piece, the Americans have a piece. The Russian piece calls home to a moon of Jupiter. The Americans in an alien ship chase the Russians with an adapted alien drive to Europa, the moon. It doesn't work out well and some of the Americans and one Russian make it back to Earth with nothing but their lives and a lot of questions.

FWIW., I bought Starfire because I read a couple of Larson's "World" books; they were much more interesting.


Otis Universal Tactical Gun Cleaning System - USA Made
Otis Universal Tactical Gun Cleaning System - USA Made
Offered by Reliable Values
Price: $52.02
8 used & new from $42.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Bore Cleaning Kit More Than A Gun Cleaning Kit, May 3, 2015
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This is obviously a compact gun cleaning kit, covers about every size. I like the Otis system, the cables instead of a rod. But what isn't clear is that it isn't really a gun cleaning system, it's a bore cleaning system. You need a brush, something like a small toothbrush for example to get into the slide grooves on a handgun even if you're only field stripping it, but there's nothing like that included. Think about how you're going to use it before you decide what to buy. Most of us have one or two calibers to clean in the field and this is great for that. If you're buying for working on a bench, this probably shouldn't be your first choice.

Happy with it for what it is.


[ Apple MFi Certified ] iXCC ® 3ft 30 pin to USB Sync and Charge Cable Cord for Apple iPhone 4, iPhone 4s/ iPad 2, iPad 3 / iPod 1, iPod 2, iPod 3, iPod 4, iPod 5, iPod 6 [ 2pc White ]
[ Apple MFi Certified ] iXCC ® 3ft 30 pin to USB Sync and Charge Cable Cord for Apple iPhone 4, iPhone 4s/ iPad 2, iPad 3 / iPod 1, iPod 2, iPod 3, iPod 4, iPod 5, iPod 6 [ 2pc White ]
Offered by iXCC
Price: $19.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Great Value., May 3, 2015
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Plug it in, it works. Seems well made. Less expensive than several alternatives. Needed a charger cable, but it's both charger and sync. Great value.


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