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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #1 on: May 10, 2007, 12:25:47 PM »
I bought one of these for Mr Wench! He also has a red panic button on the computer keyboard.  lol:

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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #2 on: May 10, 2007, 12:57:02 PM »
He also has a red panic button on the computer keyboard.  lol:
I have one of those as well.

I also have one that says "eject". redface:
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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #3 on: May 10, 2007, 01:35:52 PM »
He also has a red panic button on the computer keyboard.  lol:
I have one of those as well.

I also have one that says "eject". redface:

I didn't have enough cable for that one.  cry:

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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #4 on: May 10, 2007, 03:40:50 PM »
Home Plugs (networking) ? does everybody know about them (I only discovered them last year) or shall I bore you with a full description?  eyes:
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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #5 on: May 10, 2007, 03:48:05 PM »
You really are quite a freak aren't you?

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« Reply #6 on: May 10, 2007, 03:54:40 PM »
You really are quite a freak aren't you?
Oh yes? but what about the gadgets and stuff?  barman:
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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #7 on: May 10, 2007, 05:17:17 PM »
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Great stuff ey. Can't even quote you now.

I was only going to say NO too.  :-\

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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #8 on: May 10, 2007, 07:38:24 PM »
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I was only going to say NO too.

But you did say NO.

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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #9 on: May 11, 2007, 01:44:53 PM »
The USB Rocket Launcher can be very useful in the office for dealing with the irritating requests I recieve. . .   eyes:
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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #10 on: May 11, 2007, 02:47:55 PM »
i've just got one of those Dolce Gust coffee maker thingies...

http://www.dolce-gusto.com/UK/home/
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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #11 on: May 11, 2007, 02:49:00 PM »
What do you use it for?
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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #12 on: May 11, 2007, 02:51:46 PM »
What do you use it for?
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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #13 on: May 14, 2007, 08:39:01 PM »
Cork screws.  Had loads of them and half of them have either broken or they're too stiff to work properly.  Have tried the ones with the pull down wings and inevitably the cork gets stuck up the barrel never to be retrieved again, except with saintly patience and a pair of long-nosed pliers.  Even tried that device with the compressed air widget and managed to coat everything in view a pale burgundy colour.

I've always wanted a really fine device like the sommeliers use and have eventually found one in an Italian market @ 2 Euros! Brilliantly simple and effective; a short, sharp blade for the foil, an easily deployable screw for inserting and a perfectly formed arm that rests against the lip of the bottle enabling perfect extraction every time ! Bliss.
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Re: Useful gadgets
« Reply #14 on: May 14, 2007, 08:48:36 PM »
We have a kettle that turns off when it has boiled. We dare not go further than that. Dorothy has her,



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