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Mpow Streambot Mini Bluetooth 4.0 Receiver A2DP Wireless Adapter for Home Audio Music Streaming Sound System /Bluetooth Car Kits with 3.5 mm Stereo Output for iPhone 6 6plus 5S 4S Galaxy S6 S5 and iOS android Smartphones
Mpow Streambot Mini Bluetooth 4.0 Receiver A2DP Wireless Adapter for Home Audio Music Streaming Sound System /Bluetooth Car Kits with 3.5 mm Stereo Output for iPhone 6 6plus 5S 4S Galaxy S6 S5 and iOS android Smartphones
Offered by Patozon
Price: $21.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent bluetooth device!, December 26, 2015
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I'm not going to spend a lot of time describing this item in detail, as there are 2000+ reviews praising this #1 best-seller already. It's small, it does what it says it does, and does it well. Because of this praise - and since the price was so attractive - I bought two of these. The first on is connected to a stereo system in my screen room, and the other is in my car. This is where I have to dock it one star. When I pair my iPhone to either of these, it won't pair with the second as a discrete device. That is to say, I have to go through the manual process on my phone of "forgetting" the first device, searching for the second, and re-pairing each time I switch locations. This may sound petty, but it's kind of a pain, leaving me with the best option of carrying the Mpow from one location to the next, which of course negates the convenience of having two of these.

Two caveats here: Firstly, I only tried this with my iPhone 6, so your milage may vary with other devices. Secondly, it was *I* who made the assumption that owning two would mean being able to pair each of these once, and have them remembered as separate devices, so take the negative part of this review with a grain of salt.

Overall, this is a great little device, at a very reasonable price! You can charge it on the go (while you are using it) via a USB cable, so battery life is never a concern.


KMFDM Men's A Drug Against War T-shirt XX-Large Black
KMFDM Men's A Drug Against War T-shirt XX-Large Black
Offered by Rockabilia
Price: $30.79

4.0 out of 5 stars Quality shirt!, July 8, 2015
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Short and sweet: This is a nice, heavyweight shirt, with quality graphics. Size is true to what I expected. The price is a little high for a T-shirt, but that's what you get from officially licensed products.


Bolse® 300Mbps Wireless-N USB Network Adapters - Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8; Mac OS X 10.5 Greater; 2.4G 802.11ngb 32-Bit and 64-Bit Compatible For Laptop, Desktop Computer (*Does not support Mac OSX 10.10 Yosemite*)
Bolse® 300Mbps Wireless-N USB Network Adapters - Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8; Mac OS X 10.5 Greater; 2.4G 802.11ngb 32-Bit and 64-Bit Compatible For Laptop, Desktop Computer (*Does not support Mac OSX 10.10 Yosemite*)
Offered by LowerPriceUSA
Price: $29.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Nice network adapter!, July 5, 2015
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Works great with my FiOS router -- should be good with any other wireless-N system. I have this plugged into a USB port in the front of my PC. It seemed to make a difference vs plugging it in the back. The router is on the second floor of my home, and the PC is in the basement. Posting numbers about the internet is typically meaningless, so I'll just say that the bandwidth tests showed "excellent" results.


Super Efficient 25' Counterflow Wort Chiller -
Super Efficient 25' Counterflow Wort Chiller -
Offered by NY Brew Supply
Price: $85.99
2 used & new from $85.99

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A must-have for home brewers!, July 5, 2015
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Expectations not only met, but exceeded!

Let me start out by saying to that for those of you who have no idea what you are looking at, it’s a copper tube within a flexible hose, used in the beer making process to chill wort to a desired yeast-pitching temperature. It uses cold water forced from a garden hose (in the opposite direction of the flowing wort – hence the term “counterflow") to reduce the surface temperature of the copper pipe, as the pipe simultaneously removes heat from the wort. If you didn’t know that already, there is a pretty good chance you arrived here by coincidence...

Anyway, on to the review.

As some of the others have mentioned, this chiller reduced near-boiling water down to 70 degrees F (YMMV) in a single pass using city water on a summer day in the Mid-Atlantic. It took about 12 minutes to drain 5.5 gallons from the kettle by gravity feed. This is MUCH faster than any immersion chiller I have tried, and it is a lot easier to use.

Some have noted that the output water was very hot (which I didn't experience at all), but it is worth pointing out that potential. Perhaps they were using pumps in their system, or very large batches?

Home brewers tend to think alike, and I too toyed with the idea of building one of these contraptions myself. I have to state emphatically that after pricing out the parts, the labor and hassle differential simply wasn't worth it.

A couple of things to note:

The copper tubing connectors are 3/8" outer diameter, and are smooth-walled (no barbs). They are long enough that a radial clamp should not be necessary with silicone tubing -- although it might be a good idea to add them if you're using a pump to move your wort.

What you'll need to get up and running:

- Two hoses; one for intake/one for discharge. I cut an 8' length off of an old garden hose for the discharge side, so I didn’t have to lug around/store a whole hose when using/storing this item.
- Two pieces of silicone (or other high-temperature) tubing with a 3/8" inner diameter. Get the thick walled stuff; you'll be glad you did. The length will depend on where you place the chiller in relation to you brew kettle, and where your fermenter is placed in relation to the output tube of the chiller. I had mine tightly stacked, so I only needed about 4-5 feet total.
- Something to set this on that is physically lower than your kettle output valve, whilst higher than your fermenter (unless you're using a pump system).

In sum, this is a high quality time-saver that is simple to use, and easy to care for. Get one; you'll be glad you did!
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Schwalbe Bicycle Tire Levers
Schwalbe Bicycle Tire Levers
Price: $12.14
43 used & new from $6.79

5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect balance of strength, weight, size, and performance!, May 31, 2015
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Funky little levers, but their shape makes them really user-friendly. They are super strong, and don't bend (or break!) like some of the cheaper levers do. As others have mentioned, the business end of the lever doesn't dig under the bead to the point where one would worry about pinching the tube. They snap together nicely, and don't take up much room in your bag.


Colgate Total Advaned Whitening Toothpaste - 4 Tubes x 8 ounces per tube = 32 ounces
Colgate Total Advaned Whitening Toothpaste - 4 Tubes x 8 ounces per tube = 32 ounces
Offered by Majestic Super Store
Price: $17.98
27 used & new from $8.64

5.0 out of 5 stars Great toothpaste!, May 31, 2015
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What can I say, it's toothpaste! It's my personal opinion of course, but this is the best tasting toothpaste out there. It does a good job of cleaning, and the "freshness" lasts a long time. Buying the 4-pack saves you some scratch too!


Nautilus R616 Recumbent Bike
Nautilus R616 Recumbent Bike
Price: $549.00
3 used & new from $549.00

21 of 22 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Nice recumbent bike!, February 8, 2015
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I bought this as a gift for my wife (shush ladies, she INSISTED on having it), and it has exceeded both of our expectations! It is very well-built, easy to assemble, and the features are pretty much the best you can ask for at this price point. It is whisper-quiet without any clunks or wobbles in the mechanism. One nice thing about this bike that I didn't consider when I purchased it is that it has the 9/16" pedal threads (a lot of these bikes have 1/2" on a 1-piece crank) which allowed me to install Shimano SPD pedals on it. The adjustability on this thing is fantastic - I'm 6'6", and can ride it comfortably with room to spare - albeit not much - and with the seat fully forward, a small child could ride it. The only downfalls I can think of are that the seat is a little slippery, so you have to carefully consider what you are going to wear before you start riding. The speakers on this thing aren't very good either. Great concept, but they are cheap and sound flat. But hey, that's what headphones are for, right?


Jagwire Road Elite Sealed Bicycle Shift Cable Housing Kit (Black)
Jagwire Road Elite Sealed Bicycle Shift Cable Housing Kit (Black)
Offered by Niagara Cycle Works
Price: $33.32
30 used & new from $33.32

5.0 out of 5 stars Superb shift cable kit, February 8, 2015
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Jagwire makes great cable sets, and this sealed kit is no exception. These are silky smooth, lightweight, and super-responsive. My only complaint is that when clamping the wire to the derailleur, the ends tend to fray more readilly - and are more difficult to twist back into shape - than what I'm used to. The dark polymer coating also flakes off when the wire is stressed, which is noticeable when using a third hand tool. Functionally, this is inconsequential (unless you try to reuse the inner wire), but looks pretty rough if you're not careful. I also love that all the seals, caps, ferrules, etc.included are high quality, and look sharp!


Pearl Izumi Men's Elite Socks, Black, X-Large
Pearl Izumi Men's Elite Socks, Black, X-Large

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Love these socks, February 8, 2015
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Love these socks! They actually fit properly, breathe VERY well, and don't bunch up like some cheaper socks can. They are also quite durable - I've gotten through a couple seasons with no holes/distress. Note the clever "on your left" comment stitched into the appropriate sock to ensure you get 'em on the correct foot. :-D


Park Tool PH-1 P-Handled Hex Wrench Set
Park Tool PH-1 P-Handled Hex Wrench Set
Offered by Smith Family Powersports
Price: $49.99
33 used & new from $49.99

5.0 out of 5 stars A staple on every serious wrencher's bench, February 8, 2015
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A must-have for the seasoned and aspiring mechanic alike. The top quality Bondhus metals and indestructible nylon handles will last the average user a lifetime. Comes with 2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 and 10mm wrenches that feel great in your hand, provide great torque, and allow for multiple angles of attack.

NOTE: There appear to be two sets of these out there. One has a small barrel on the shaft that lets you hold them for support while the shaft turns. I thought that was a new style, but it seems this may actually be an older (and discontinued) feature. Double check with the seller before you buy!


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