Retired297
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    April 30, 2012
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      • Review count
        444
      • Helpfulness votes
        588
      • Average rating
        4.8
        4.8 out of 5
      • First Review:
        April 30, 2012
      • Last Review:
        January 14, 2020
       
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          Retired297's Reviews
           
          Strength and durability make Razor-Back tools the choice of professionals. This lightweight aluminum scoop is perfect for moving and scooping grain, seed, feed, fertilizers and other granulated materials. It's also a useful and versatile garden tool sturdy enough for general clean-up or for moving mulch, sand or soil.
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Received free product:Yes
          One more great tool from 'Razor-Back' added to my tool shed, lightweight and perfectly balanced f...
          PostedOctober 30, 2019
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          One more great tool from 'Razor-Back' added to my tool shed, lightweight and perfectly balanced for moving and scooping, well the sky the limit here. Our main use is for the tons of Pine Needles we pile up during the year from all the trees here in the northwest, tons of them. Being of aluminum for the blade and the hardwood handle we can leave it in a handy area without the corrosion. the "'D-grip' handle provides leverage and control and what helps make this a ture 'Razor-Back' Great. Add one to your tool collection, you won't be sorry.
          Pros: Durable, Functionality, Good Shape, Great Quality, Multi Use, Strong
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          AMMEX GlovePlus Black Nitrile Industrial Powder-Free 5 Mil Disposable Gloves (100-Count) - Small, Adult Unisex
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Received free product:Yes
          Right to it, here a 5ml (6ml in fingers) that pass my test as I normally ware M-L size, but have ...
          PostedOctober 30, 2019
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          Right to it, here a 5ml (6ml in fingers) that pass my test as I normally ware M-L size, but have some task I need them shin tight. Not only did they pull on without ripping open in the palm, I finished my task and off they came all in one piece. "Premium, industrial-grade gloves are more than 50% thicker than standard nitrile, for added durability." Simply stated and I whole heartily agree with there textured fingertips that gripped even wet, makes for a tough and sensitive glove. They comply with FDA Regulations for Food Contact so cutting those hot peppers are fair game, but here not for medical use. Chemical resistance for a variety of industries use's.
          Pros: Durable, High Quality, Sturdy
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          Designed for versatile use, this surge protector with USB features eight grounded outlets. Three of the outlets are spaced to accommodate larger transformer plugs, so no matter what electronics you're plugging in, they'll fit. The surge protector also has two USB ports, so you'll always have somewhere to charge your cell phone or tablet. Featuring a 4 ft. grounded power cord, this surge protector power strip can fit into areas where longer or shorter cords could be a hindrance. It's the ideal middle ground for your electronics setup. Effortlessly turn off all of your devices with the handy reset/off switch. The switch is illuminated for easy visibility, so you won't have to search for it behind your desk. A red "protected" indicator illuminates when the surge protector is turned on, so you know it is functioning properly. This power strip with surge protection is childproof, so you can rest assured children won't be able to access the outlets and cause damage or incur injury. Featuring 1200 Joules to protect your components, this dependable surge protector is rated 125-Volt, 15 Amp and 1875 Watts and is ETL/cETL listed for safety. Color: White.
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Received free product:Yes
          8-Outlet Surge Protector, with two USB outlets and three outlets spaced to accommodate adapters. ...
          PostedOctober 28, 2019
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          8-Outlet Surge Protector, with two USB outlets and three outlets spaced to accommodate adapters. At 1200 Joules of protection rated at 125-Volt, 15 Amp / 1875 Watts. We use it to not only protect our devices, from charging cell phones to tablets, and as an additional set of outlets in our semi-office. The outlets also have a 'childproof' slide style protector and there's a reset/off switch that's illuminated for easy visibility when operating. plus a red "protected" indicator showing the 'surge protection' is functioning. The four foot cord is perfect for my use as the wall outlet in this case is right below for the most part, so there's no extra cord to wind up or have to tuck down and Read More
          8-Outlet Surge Protector, with two USB outlets and three outlets spaced to accommodate adapters. At 1200 Joules of protection rated at 125-Volt, 15 Amp / 1875 Watts. We use it to not only protect our devices, from charging cell phones to tablets, and as an additional set of outlets in our semi-office. The outlets also have a 'childproof' slide style protector and there's a reset/off switch that's illuminated for easy visibility when operating. plus a red "protected" indicator showing the 'surge protection' is functioning. The four foot cord is perfect for my use as the wall outlet in this case is right below for the most part, so there's no extra cord to wind up or have to tuck down and behind. Read Less
          Pros: Easy Installation, Easy to Use, Lots of Features, Nice Design
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          Native Soil is a natural fertilizer made from nutrient-rich organic waste products that are sustainably-sourced and sold in the United States. A unique blend of powdered algae and kelp, dehydrated beer grains, sterilized municipal waste and food scraps creates a high quality, sustainable product that improves your soil and helps your plants really pop. Plants need a handful of specific nutrients to thrive things like Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium and Sulfur. While most fertilizers provide these basic nutrients, Native Soil goes even further to provide organic matter and carbon. Its a synthetic-free, all-in-1 solution for a bountiful yield, week-after-week of the entire growing season. USES: Fertilize new and existing plants, mix into your soil as a conditioner, mix into your compost or run it through your hydroponic system (drip irrigation is not recommended unless you have a good filter). Your tomatoes, fruit trees, flowers, hemp and grasses will bloom longer, stronger and with superior flavor.
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Received free product:Yes
          I like to start with our good rating, only as time is a factor in rating any fertilizer and with ...
          PostedOctober 25, 2019
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          I like to start with our good rating, only as time is a factor in rating any fertilizer and with that said' Here we have a all 'natural fertilizer made from nutrient-rich organic waste products' and we have used these same type of products (mulch) to pot and mix with soil to enrich our soil for a long time.
          This is a high quality, all natural, nutrient-rich organic waste product, unique blended to produce a slowly released natural fertilizer that also helps reduces watering needs. It's use amount depends on if there established plants to new planted where you mix up to a cup in the soil and a few teaspoons for established plants.
          As far being a " GREEN' product we give this as an excellent
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          I like to start with our good rating, only as time is a factor in rating any fertilizer and with that said' Here we have a all 'natural fertilizer made from nutrient-rich organic waste products' and we have used these same type of products (mulch) to pot and mix with soil to enrich our soil for a long time.
          This is a high quality, all natural, nutrient-rich organic waste product, unique blended to produce a slowly released natural fertilizer that also helps reduces watering needs. It's use amount depends on if there established plants to new planted where you mix up to a cup in the soil and a few teaspoons for established plants.
          As far being a " GREEN' product we give this as an excellent quality mark. And as winter sets in here in the northwest the fall feeding of our potted plants is upon us and come spring we see healthier plants based on the 'Analysis' ratios and past experience with all natural (organic) products.
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          Pros: Easy to Install, Great Quality
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          This 12/3 SJTW Red/White Extension Cord with Lighted ends is heavy-duty and the weather resistant jacket is rated for outdoor use. The lighted receptacle shows when the power is on. The cord is UL and cUL Listed and has a limited lifetime warranty. MADE IN THE USA
           
          from South Hill, WA
          Age Range:55 to 64
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          Gender:Male
          Home Improvement Profile:DIYer
          Received free product:Yes
          12/3 - 100 ft Extension Cord, lighted ends, rated as heavy-duty with a weather resistant jacket f...
          PostedOctober 25, 2019
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          12/3 - 100 ft Extension Cord, lighted ends, rated as heavy-duty with a weather resistant jacket for outdoor use. I use this cord for routinely running power out to my home projects' and my larger power tools, from heaters to 50 gal/1500 CFM collector and in-between which have higher power requirements that small 16 or14/3 cords are rated for at 100 feet. (Pictured is our 1800w plus heater at 13 amps.) Really like the color here and we also run lines out though the yard and this makes them highly visible with larger heavy duty ends for long life and service. The insulated jacket is super smooth/slick, adding to it's ease use and to it's weather resistant, plus cleaning when Read More
          12/3 - 100 ft Extension Cord, lighted ends, rated as heavy-duty with a weather resistant jacket for outdoor use. I use this cord for routinely running power out to my home projects' and my larger power tools, from heaters to 50 gal/1500 CFM collector and in-between which have higher power requirements that small 16 or14/3 cords are rated for at 100 feet. (Pictured is our 1800w plus heater at 13 amps.) Really like the color here and we also run lines out though the yard and this makes them highly visible with larger heavy duty ends for long life and service. The insulated jacket is super smooth/slick, adding to it's ease use and to it's weather resistant, plus cleaning when needed.
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          SJTW - Hard service thermoplastic insulated conductors with outdoor water-resistant outer jacket., 300 V, 60˚C, 75˚C, or 90˚C.
          UL and cUL Listed.
          Max Amps: 15A. Volts: 125V. Max Temp (F): 140.
          Lighted Receptacle Shows Power is On.
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          Gas-like power you want, attachment capability you need. The RYOBI 40-Volt X Expand-it Trimmer delivers power like a gas trimmer, with none of the hassle of mixing oil and gas. Attachment capability means you can add on RYOBI Expand-It attachments, saving you time, money and space. The RYOBI 40-Volt X Expand-It Cordless Trimmer comes with premium 0.080 in. dimpled line and the REEL-EASY bump-feed string head for faster reloads, usually found only on gas trimmers. The cutting width is adjustable for longer run time or wider cutting width. This trimmer is recommended for yards up to 1-Acre.
           

          What is the USB plug in for ?

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          Noel
          March 13, 2019
          What is the USB plug in for ?
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          Retired297
          South Hill, WA
          March 23, 2019
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          It's just what it is, a USB port for powering devices. I in the manual how it use it in the difference modes it can be used.
           
          Gas-like power you want, attachment capability you need. The RYOBI 40-Volt X Expand-it Trimmer delivers power like a gas trimmer, with none of the hassle of mixing oil and gas. Attachment capability means you can add on RYOBI Expand-It attachments, saving you time, money and space. The RYOBI 40-Volt X Expand-It Cordless Trimmer comes with premium 0.080 in. dimpled line and the REEL-EASY bump-feed string head for faster reloads, usually found only on gas trimmers. The cutting width is adjustable for longer run time or wider cutting width. This trimmer is recommended for yards up to 1-Acre.
           

          When not in use, can the battery remain plugged into the charger all the time? Or should it be unplugged once charged?

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          Paul
          March 17, 2019
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          Retired297
          South Hill, WA
          March 23, 2019
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          I'm old school and once it's finished charging I remove the battery and unplug the charger ( I have my chargers on a power strip).
           
          Gas-like power you want, attachment capability you need. The RYOBI 40-Volt X Expand-it Trimmer delivers power like a gas trimmer, with none of the hassle of mixing oil and gas. Attachment capability means you can add on RYOBI Expand-It attachments, saving you time, money and space. The RYOBI 40-Volt X Expand-It Cordless Trimmer comes with premium 0.080 in. dimpled line and the REEL-EASY bump-feed string head for faster reloads, usually found only on gas trimmers. The cutting width is adjustable for longer run time or wider cutting width. This trimmer is recommended for yards up to 1-Acre.
           

          Interchangeable batteries.

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          Sugarmama
          March 22, 2019
          I purchased this model trimmer and on the same day a 40 volt blower. When I opened the boxes to charge the batteries I noticed both batteries and the chargers are different. one is a 3ah and the other is a 4ah. I wanted to interchange them and continue to add on other implements. Are they interchangeable?
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          Retired297
          South Hill, WA
          March 23, 2019
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          Ryobi's 40v chargers will charge all Ryobi's 40v (2ah to the 4ah).
           
          Bring amazing real wood flavor to your next barbeque with Kingsford Hardwood Briquettes. Made with 100% natural ingredients that impart a purer, wood-fire flavor to the perfect cut of meat or just about anything you grill. Kingsford Hardwood Briquettes are made in the USA from real American, unprocessed hardwood for a cleaner and longer burn at a consistent heat. Great for grills and smokers, the charcoal briquettes are fast-lighting and have a high-heat searing capability, so you can get fired up fast and be ready to cook with an even heating surface. The BBQ briquettes are easy to light and have an authentic smoky wood and savory flavor that transfers to delicious tasting meat and vegies from the grill. Light up your tailgate party or backyard barbeque with real fire-grilled flavor and Kingsford Hardwood Charcoal Briquettes. Shop all Kingsford Charcoal
           

          Is this the same product as Kingsford Professional Briquettes, with a new label, or a reformulate...

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          grillthatsteak
          February 21, 2019
          Is this the same product as Kingsford Professional Briquettes, with a new label, or a reformulated product?
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          Retired297
          South Hill, WA
          March 10, 2019
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          Wish we had a firm answer here, as we used Kingsford's Briquettes going on 40 yrs now and don't remember noting that it's a new labeled item of an older product (renamed).
           
          Escape the typical trappings of traditional glue-down methods (glue spills, dry times, cleaning tools and used buckets) with TileTabs carpet connectors. TileTabs are an environmentally-friendly, glue-free installation system that connect tiles together. Just peel, place and press.
           

          How many individual tabs are on each roll?

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          Nina
          February 1, 2018
          How many individual tabs are on each roll?
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          Retired297
          January 15, 2019
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          Wish there was an answer here, read a number of site with questions of the same with as many difference answers. So we used 18 boxes of 8 each (20x20) with 6-8 eights each and still have about 20% of the roll left.
           
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