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Daylight SAD bulb

02 Dec

OK so this is not the most exciting thing you’ve ever seen on the internet, but I really want to tell you about it. Nulight sell these daylight-simulation bulbs at a very reasonable price and unusually, they have them all the way up to 65 W, which is as bright as a 325 W incandescent bulb would be. I really struggle with the lack of light in the winter so this is lovely!

bulb

As you can see it’s quite a large bulb, Read the rest of this entry »

 
 

MD80 video camera

29 Nov

I had an email advertising these in the UK at about £70. They looked interesting enough that I went searching for reviews and fortuitously enough, someone had commented on the review saying that a Chinese copy could be had on ebay for about US$20. Not quite believing this I searched ‘MD80’. There it was though! I got mine from zhan_gzu12 [no longer a registered user] and it turned up in just over a week. That said they have turned up in the UK at a great price:

THESE ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR £11.76 DELIVERED IN THE UK AT AMAZON UK

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I hadn’t expected it to Read the rest of this entry »

 
 

Quality sunglasses on a budget?

12 Oct

OK, so I’ve recently sorted out contact lenses again and therefore don’t have the benefit of photochromic glasses stopping the sun attacking my eyes when I wear them. Sunglasses next on the shopping list, I looked round town and discovered that the range available seemed expensive or just crappy looking. Not a good start, but rather than waste my money on something I wasn’t sure about, I thought I’d leave it. Read the rest of this entry »