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Good piece of kit

Advantages: Big screen, easy to read, good countdown options
Disadvantages: Strap too short, spare strap would be good.

I've owned a Gill Race Timer for a year now and raced one season with it in a dinghy. It's a big watch for starters, bigger than similar watches which I thought would bother me but it doesn't at all. In the heat of a race, big is totally fine. The butt ...

furblesnick 27.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Gill Regatta Race Timer

In the 'Buff' - with Bear Models!

Advantages: Excellent functionality
Disadvantages: Only for those who don't mind looking silly

Since joining ciao and posting my 'about me' photo I've had a number of comments - most of them fairly rude - about the hat I am wearing in the picture. I've now been warned by another ciaoster that if I don't write about my hat, he will and it seems like ...

koshkha 13.06.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Buff headgear

Festival essential - be in the Buff

Advantages: Loads of colours and styles. Lightweight. So many uses
Disadvantages: Not cheap

...came across the Buff online when I was looking for a neck tube to take to Lapland a couple of years ago. I've also got a vague memory that it was half price so I added it to my shopping basket to tip the value high enough for free delivery ...

jellybrains 16.06.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Buff headgear

Musto Snug - a hardcore tester reports!

Advantages: Washes well, keeps you warm and looks ok too
Disadvantages: Quite expensive

...spend a lot of time outdoors, both through work and in my leisure time, so the approx. £100 investement for my Musto was well worth it. I have had it since xmas 2006 and it has been treated pretty badly throughout that time! I am a large animal and equi ...

sk0680 23.02.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Musto Snug Blouson

it really is a snug blouson

Advantages: snug, good range of colours, good fit
Disadvantages: quite pricy,

Expect to pay around £100 for this coat. I used to sail but now my time is spent mostly riding and looking after horses and i adore my SNUG blouson! Apart from being very fashionable in both sailing and riding the coat is extremely warm for both sports. T ...

hhuk 21.02.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Musto Snug Blouson