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Photos Latest Purchases Thread: v2.0

Discussion in 'General' started by RTT, 29 Oct 2007.

  1. fix-the-spade

    fix-the-spade Well-Known Member

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    If that's your hand, can we please see some more of what you're making Gunsmith?
     
  2. perplekks45

    perplekks45 LIKE AN ANIMAL!

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    Seconded.

    Also bought a lot of stuff in Lisbon, mainly food and entrance fees, but also:

    Fight Club 2
    East of West Vol. 4 & 5
    Eclipse Vol. 1
    The Sheriff of Babylon Vol. 1 & 2
    Ministry of Space Vol. 1
     
  3. Cerberus90

    Cerberus90 Car Spannerer

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    Cheap borescope off ebay that plugs into my phone, mainly for having a look down my chassis rails, but will also come in handy at work for other car stuff.

    Very surprised at the quality of the picture for £6.50, even really really up close, it's awesome. :D
     
  4. Mr_Mistoffelees

    Mr_Mistoffelees Nebuchadnezzar's fixit man.

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    Doing colonoscopies might be a nice little earner.
     
  5. Kronos

    Kronos Well-Known Member

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    I got something similar for my phone and for the price they are really excellent.
     
  6. Kronos

    Kronos Well-Known Member

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    LG OLED55B7V 55″ OLED HDR 4K Ultra HD
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  7. Wakka

    Wakka Yo, eat this, ya?

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    TV winning, rugby losing.
     
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  8. Arboreal

    Arboreal Well-Known Member

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    FTFY
     
  9. legoman

    legoman breaker of things

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    Probably belongs in the home automation thread this but I upgraded the home connectivity at the weekend no more annoying powerline adaptors! Not fathomed the WiFi as yet but the wired network is solid, One master plug and a pair of slaves with a trade discount.

    Speeds are identical to with the powerline adaptors just not as messy so to speak.

    [​IMG]
     
  10. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Oh, that's lovely.
     
  11. Arboreal

    Arboreal Well-Known Member

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    That looks good, are they the ones that are sold in Screwfix?
     
  12. Guest-16

    Guest-16 Guest

    Yea I'd be interested to see the spec
     
  13. legoman

    legoman breaker of things

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    They are indeed, blooming expensive even with money off. Only problem is they stick out more than a normal socket, not too much of a problem as it comes with a spacer plate, if I could be bothered id chisel out more space behind.

    Bindi specs below

    • Powerline Specifications
    • Ring main circuit distance: Up to 300m
    • High speed data transfer: 500Mbps
    • Network: 10/100Mbit

    • 802.11N Wireless Specifications
    • Signal range: Up to 15m
    • High speed data transfer: 300Mbps
    • Frequency: 2.4GHz
    • MIMO technology - ensures minimal errors, optimal performance and signal range

    • USB CHARGING Specifications
    • Surge and spike protection
    • 2.1 Amp output

    • General Specifications
    • Supports up to 8 sockets (1 x Master Socket, 7 x Add-On Sockets)
    • Modes: Access Point, Extend/Repeat (SSID)
    • User Interface (UI) via web browser
    • Standards: IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3x, auto MDI/X, IEEE 1901, IEEE 802.11 b, g, n, IEEE 802.1p
    • Protocols: CSMA/CA (Powerline)
    • Function buttons: WiFi on/off, Powerline pairing, Device reset
    • Simple retro fit socket
    • Fits into a standard BS double gang backbox
    • 25mm Backbox will require the enclosed spacers
    • Interchangeable front fascia
    • Downloadable Firmware updates
     
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  14. Arboreal

    Arboreal Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, I have an Electricfix a/c not sure if that gets me any extra off...
    Trying to connect 2 offices and another room at work (in a house...), and getting bogged down in Powerline stats :geek:
    We have a single Devolo 200AV pair, and I'm wondering if their 1200s would be better than this set, and potentially more flexible as they are mobile.
     
  15. chrisb2e9

    chrisb2e9 Dont do that...

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  16. Vault-Tec

    Vault-Tec Green Plastic Watering Can

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    USB on power sockets should be a legal requirement these days :D
     
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  17. Guest-23315

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    I love how we all just go from six to midnight over wall plugs..
     
  18. LennyRhys

    LennyRhys Fan Fan

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    I've bought a ton of stuff since I last posted in this thread, but my most recent purchase is this: Cooler Master MasterKeys MK750 in MX Blue flavour.

    As much as I like my Hermes and love the MX Blacks (I really do), the extra macro keys under the space bar are getting on my tits and I'd prefer a smaller footprint from a full size board.

    I managed to get this on ebay for £47, which is a screaming bargain for a full size RGB board with Cherry switches. :)

    [​IMG]
     
  19. MLyons

    MLyons Half dev, Half doge. Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    So am I right in saying this doesn't do gigabit? Does look very nice though. Wonder if it would work down to my shed summerhouse
     
  20. legoman

    legoman breaker of things

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    Your right, max transmit/recieve is 300mpbs, I did a few transfer tests between my PC's I was getting about 280Mbps which given the wiring is a bit decrypt isn't bad.

    I got the wireless working which a bit pointless but I now have the router and two plugs repeating the signal. Theres no where in the house I don't get full signal now.
     

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