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by Gimlet
Thu Oct 23, 2008 1:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: dvd player question
Replies: 4
Views: 1666

Re: dvd player question

Hi Legion,

Have a look at VLC media player. http://www.videolan.org/vlc/
Or, the portable version for a flash drive: http://portableapps.com/news/2008-02-01 ... ble_0.8.6d

Hint: it also comes in several Linux versions! Yeah!
by Gimlet
Mon Apr 07, 2008 10:33 pm
Forum: Visitors Centre
Topic: Hi There!
Replies: 2
Views: 2319

Re: Hi There!

Hi Larnz, Yes! Many thanks, both swords arrived safely. The 1796 style cavalry sabre is a beaut... I posted up a couple of pictures just for the fun of it. I still have the 1830 photos to post. Although in this aftermath it wouldn't be good timing. Still, trying to look on the bright side, there's a...
by Gimlet
Tue Apr 01, 2008 10:23 pm
Forum: Customer Reviews
Topic: Finished Shirasaya
Replies: 29
Views: 8359

Re: Finished Shirasaya

Hi Guys, I'm a bit late posting a reply but: @kirisute i want to meet a person that thinks: "hmmm what am i gonna coat this wood with...i know!!! ill squash some dried cicada like insects and give the wood a good dusting with it...thats bound to work!" i reckon he is good buddies with the chap that ...
by Gimlet
Tue Mar 18, 2008 3:37 pm
Forum: Customer Reviews
Topic: JGS Cavalry Sabre
Replies: 14
Views: 4119

JGS Cavalry Sabre

Yes, my JGS 1796 cavalry sabre arrived safely. On opening the parcel, I discovered a lot of very oily bubble-wrap and heavy-gauge cling-film. Inside this formidable wrapping was a sturdy, semi-matt steel scabbard and a gleaming equally large sabre. My first impression was: 'Gaw'd, that's a heavy loo...
by Gimlet
Tue Mar 18, 2008 3:15 pm
Forum: Visitors Centre
Topic: Hi There!
Replies: 2
Views: 2319

Hi There!

Hi there! I'm new to sword collecting, so please bear with me. In fact, a month ago, I hadn't even consider buying a sword. Yes, I'd always wanted a small collection but, like so many things, it was way back on my list of 'things-to-do'. 'Perhaps, and 'Some day' were the thoughts that justified the ...