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Gooey
Gooey
Price: $1.29

5.0 out of 5 stars Relaxing electronica. Skip the video., November 6, 2014
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Ethereal vocals combined with bassey electronica gives "gooey" a funky smooth vibe. I wish I hadn't watched the you-tube video though. Now when I hear this song unwanted visuals pop into my head (you've been warned).


110V 4W GU10 LED Bulb - 6000K Daylight LED Spotlight - 50Watt Equivalent - 330 Lumen 45 Degree Beam Angle
110V 4W GU10 LED Bulb - 6000K Daylight LED Spotlight - 50Watt Equivalent - 330 Lumen 45 Degree Beam Angle
Offered by Torchstar
Price: $4.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Definitely not a 20,000 hour lifespan, March 6, 2014
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After about 6 weeks it started to dim. I returned/exchanged it and the replacement worked well... for 5 months. That's about 1200hrs, or about 6% of the supposed "20,000hr" lifespan. I have an LED from a few years ago that is still kicking (these were installed in a 6 position track-light.) Other than that, it is nice and bright, and the 6000K looks correct (a slightly more blueish tone).


1 Inktoneram® Replacement toner cartridges for Samsung D101S Toner Cartridge replacement for Samsung MLT-D101S
1 Inktoneram® Replacement toner cartridges for Samsung D101S Toner Cartridge replacement for Samsung MLT-D101S
Offered by Inktoneram
Price: $19.95
2 used & new from $19.95

1.0 out of 5 stars Leaked toner, March 6, 2014
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Toner leaked right off the bat. Tried a few dozen pages to see if it would improve but never did.The only good thing I can say is that they did give me a refund.


Cliradex Eyelid, Eyelash, and Facial Cleansing Towelettes, Box of 24
Cliradex Eyelid, Eyelash, and Facial Cleansing Towelettes, Box of 24
Offered by Direct Dermacare
Price: $42.99
2 used & new from $42.99

58 of 59 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars As an optometrist, I recommend this for demodex, January 28, 2014
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This is a convenient product, if a bit pricey, for the treatment of demodex folliculorum (a tiny mite that lives in the meibomian glands or eyelash follicles of the lids). You should, of course, see your optometrist or ophthalmologist to confirm any eye related diagnoses. However, I must say that my colleagues often miss or mistake demodex for other conditions (e.g. seborrheic or bacterial blepharitis, for which I would recommend the less expensive OCuSOFT product).

The manufacturer recommended course is to use the wipes twice daily for one month. One box contains 24 packets. Instead of purchasing two boxes, I would cut each towelette package and save half in foil or wax paper for later use (should be more than adequate). As pointed out in the comment section, one box of 24 is not exactly a months worth, but don't get too hung up on that as 3.4 weeks should be fine in most cases.

Be careful not to touch your eye with the wipes, as it will sting a bit. Close your eyes and gently dab/swipe around the lid lash area. Even so, the vapors may be enough to cause tearing at first. This is normal and most will become acclimated after a few uses. Your lids may be mildly red, but this should be temporary. Significant swelling lasting more than an hour likely indicates an allergic reaction and the product should be discontinued.

For the do-it-yourself individual or those on a budget, try mixing a small 2oz bottle of pure tea tree oil (melaleuca alternifolia) into a 40oz shampoo (like a baby shampoo) and doing a 1-2 minute scrub of your lashes, once again taking care not to get any into your eye.
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Summertime Sadness (Dance Remix 2013)
Summertime Sadness (Dance Remix 2013)
Price: $0.89

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Song ends abruptly, December 30, 2013
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I like it, but unfortunately it cuts off at the end, mid-vocal. I bought this because in the preview it sounded just like the one that is $1.29 (vs $0.99). It is almost the same run-time so I wonder if that version also cuts off.
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CBConcept Brand JDR GU10 120V 50W 50 Watt Halogen Light Bulb - 12 Bulbs
CBConcept Brand JDR GU10 120V 50W 50 Watt Halogen Light Bulb - 12 Bulbs
Offered by CBconcept
Price: $16.99
2 used & new from $12.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars A more accurate rating for these bulbs would be 300 hours, and that would be generous., May 30, 2013
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The first bulb lasted exactly one month (I wrote down the date installed on the box). I hoped it was a just a bad one, but the second bulb lasted 28 days. Too late for me to return them so be warned! For comparison, the much maligned Feit brand that was installed before these lasted more than a year.


H&R Block At Home 2010 Premium & Business Federal + State + eFile [Old Version]
H&R Block At Home 2010 Premium & Business Federal + State + eFile [Old Version]
Offered by durabest
Price: $39.99
2 used & new from $39.99

25 of 27 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Even running as "admin" doesn't allow installation of business on my Win 7, January 17, 2011
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I've used H&R Block's TaxCut for the past several years after becoming irritated with Intuit's sun setting policy on their Quicken products. I was perfectly happy with TurboTax, but it turns out that H&R Block's software was both less expensive and easier to use.

In previous years I had no problem loading the software on WindowsXP. With a new Windows7 64bit machine, running as "administrator" (right click the "tcauto" install icon to see this option) allowed the installation of Premium Home, but the Business side continues to hang as reported by others here.

Update: No problem installing on Windows XP. Still, rather inconvenient and unacceptable.

Update #2: Business did not install on Windows7 32Bit either. One reviewer reported success on Windows7, but it has failed for me on both a Windows7 64bit and 32bit computers.

Update#3: Finally able to install Business following advice from Yan Zhang. Be prepared to jump through some hoops.
1) Start "task manager" by right clicking anywhere on the task bar at the bottom of your screen.
2) Run "tcauto" as "administrator" and start the business installation.
3) In the task manager click the "processes" tab. Look for "update*32" with the description H&R Block (It took several minutes for it to appear) and end the process.
4) The program will now continue installing, but its update function will not work.
5) Do an internet search for "H&R Block engineTC.exe" and download it.
5) Run the update. The program should work properly now.

A final parting shot: Premium Home easily imported last year's data from a saved file. Business, however, would not. It required that I install Taxcut 2009 (with similar install problems judging from other reviews). As a work around, I went back to the window XP computer that had both 2009 & 2010 installed, imported, then did a backup of a 2010 file and used this to do a "restore" on the windows7 machine. To quote John McEnroe "You cannot be serious!"
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3.0 out of 5 stars Get what you pay for?, October 18, 2010
I only used the 8 and 9 size tap and dies, so I won't comment on the other sizes. The number 8 tap (which is 1.2mm) produced a cleanly threaded hole which worked smoothly with the threads created by the die. The number 9 (1.1mm) did not work as smoothly but was functional, at least until the tap cracked (on only the third hole) and left the bit stuck in the hole. Whether that was due to poor quality steel or simply that at these sizes they are just fragile is hard to say. I suspect that because the tap did not cut smoothly I used a bit more pressure causing the break. In any case, at this price you can't expect much.


1 Black Samsung SCX-4725 High Yield Toner Refill Kit, also for SCX-4725FN SCX-D4725A INCLUDES RESET CHIP
1 Black Samsung SCX-4725 High Yield Toner Refill Kit, also for SCX-4725FN SCX-D4725A INCLUDES RESET CHIP
Offered by Laser Tek Services, Inc.
Price: $16.79
2 used & new from $16.79

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Reset chip works but toner is pathetic, May 6, 2010
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Over the years I've had good luck refilling toner for various printers & copiers. However, I've had problems with refills for the scx-4725fn. The Laser Tek is the second product I've tried and it had even worse print quality (way too light) than the first one.

For those who don't know, the reset chip acts like a "counter" that limits the amount of copies possible. So, when it zeroes out, even if there is toner left it will not work until the chip is replaced. The reset chips are not the issue here and are not too difficult to replace (a little care must be used to ground yourself by touching something metal so as to eliminate static charge prior to handling the chip.)

I don't know if there is a proper toner refill product out there but a generic cartridge I used (not one sold on Amazon) worked well for only slightly more money. Amazon has a 2 pack generic cartridge that is basically the same price as this product (on a per item basis), but I cannot vouch for it. Whatever you do stay away from this Laser Tek kit.


Milescraft 1097 Tool Stand Drill Press for Rotary Tools
Milescraft 1097 Tool Stand Drill Press for Rotary Tools
Price: $36.99
2 used & new from $36.99

3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Beware assembly problem. Usable with some modifications., February 22, 2010
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Parts

The product I received was slightly different than the box and marketing photos. Apparently there has been some revision from the manufacturer.

1) The base is a dull die-cast metal rather than the shiny Aluminum in the pictures.
2) The upper bracket to affix the tool has been deleted.

The change in the base is not too big a deal for me, but it might make it more likely to scratch items than the smoother aluminum. For this I deduct a ˝ star.

As for point #2, I was initially concerned that having only one point of attachment would be unstable, but it turns out to be secure enough. One could add tape or Velcro if needed.

Assembly

There are really only three components here: A base, neck and press unit.

You only need to attach the neck to the base and mount the press to the bar. However, on the one I received, there were no threads on the base where the screw goes in to secure the neck. In the instruction manual (barely visible pictures that look like 100th generation copies) it indicates that you should start the thread by pushing the screw and turning manually then use a long neck wrench to finish. Let me advise you that it is absolutely necessary to use a long neck wrench for maximum leverage. I literally had to use my entire body weight to turn it. I am afraid that anyone with some infirmity will be unable to assemble this properly. This is completely unacceptable and I deduct 2 more stars. A perusal of other reviews indicates that not all of the units were missing the base threads.

Usage

So, how does it perform? Out of the box it is certainly better than drilling by hand. However, as has been said in other reviews, there is a bit more play in the press mechanism that can cause drilling to be off by a few millimeters. This also increases the chance of breakage with the finer drill bits, which, I presume, most people who buy this will be using.
One can do a "McGyver" and affix a piece of plastic with double sided tape to the point where the depth gauge slides eliminating the gap that causes the imprecision.

Verdict

If one can assemble it (difficult should you get a base without the screw threads) and make the minor modification (simple) it is a nice enough tool. Compact and light at a reasonable price point for which I add back a 1/2 star.


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