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Offer: French horn hard case (Tulse Hill SW2) - This is a hard case for a Yamaha double horn. Is has locks, but no keys. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask whether this is still available. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free French horn hard case (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free French horn hard case (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Mission 77c centre speaker - for parts or repair. (Tulse Hill SW2) - Due to an unfortunate incident involving the Royal Mail, this is no longer a functional speaker. It may be of interest for parts or, possibly, repair. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask whether this is still available. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Mission 77c centre speaker - for parts or repair. (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Mission 77c centre speaker - for parts or repair. (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Mission 77c centre speaker - for parts or repair. (Tulse Hill SW2)
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Offer: Green incandescent light bulb - 25W (Tulse Hill SW2) - Get ready for Halloween 2021 with this green light bulb! Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask "Is this still available?". IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Green incandescent light bulb - 25W (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Ladder - steel, painted white (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This ladder came from some bunk beds. It's strong and rigid and has non-slip stickers on the treads. It is 175cm long. There are some marks and rust spots, but it's otherwise in good condition. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask "Is this still available?". IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Ladder - steel, painted white (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Ladder - steel, painted white (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Wall-mounted A-Z map of London - 2007 (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This is a road map of London at the scale of 3 inches to a mile (1:21,477). It was bought as a folded map and then stuck to a sheet of corrugated cardboard to mount on the wall. It covers a six mile radius from Charing Cross and comes with an index - see here for more details: You can also take the frame that I made for the map. However, that has broken into the four pieces of wood, so will need fixing. Note that this is a large item - about 1.2 metres across. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask "Is this still available?". IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Wall-mounted A-Z map of London - 2007 (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Wall-mounted A-Z map of London - 2007 (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Stereo speakers (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - A pair of small speakers that plug into a mobile phone/music player/computer. Let me know when you can collect. Please don't just ask whether this is still available.
Photo of free Stereo speakers (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Microphone stand - slightly faulty (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This is a Stagg branded microphone stand. The fault is that the knob has snapped off the thumbscrew. However, this should be easy to fix with a new M5 thumbscrew. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask whether this is still available. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Microphone stand - slightly faulty (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Microphone stand - slightly faulty (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Wicker basket (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - Ideal for picnics! External dimensions (L x W x H): 27cm x 35cm x 20cm Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask whether this is still available. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Wicker basket (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Table - tubular steel with wood effect top (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This isn't an atractive table, but it is strong and functional. Most recently, it's been used for standing on while decorating. The top is 45cm by 122cm and the table is 38cm tall. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask whether this is still available. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Table - tubular steel with wood effect top (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Drop handlebars - aluminium, 420mm (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - These bars were on a Condor Fratello, but not for long. They are marked as 420mm, but the drops are spaced by around 433mm (centre to centre). Let me know what use you can make of them and when you can collect. Please don't just ask whether they are still available. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Drop handlebars - aluminium, 420mm (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Drop handlebars - aluminium, 420mm (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Drop handlebars - aluminium, 420mm (Tulse Hill SW2)
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Offer: Clear plastic bucket, with lid (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - I used this once, to make beer, before buying a proper fermenting bucket. Please let me know when you can collect - don't just ask whether this is still available. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Clear plastic bucket, with lid (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Video cassette recorder (VHS) (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This is a working VHS video cassette recorder. This might be useful if you have some old video cassettes that you want to watch or digitise. It could also be useful at a stage prop or as part of an art installation. I can throw in some video cassettes, too, if they would be useful. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask whether this is still available. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Video cassette recorder (VHS) (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: 24V lead acid battery charger (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This battery charger was originally used with an electric bicycle that contained two 12V sealed lead acid batteries. It would be suitable for charging any 24V lead acid battery, but you would have to replace the battery connector (see 3rd photo). Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask "Is this still available?". IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free 24V lead acid battery charger (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free 24V lead acid battery charger (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free 24V lead acid battery charger (Tulse Hill SW2)
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Offer: Cordless telephone set, with 3 handsets (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This is a BT Studio 3100 cordless telephone set (), complete with base stations and power supplies. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask "Is this still available?". IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Cordless telephone set, with 3 handsets (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Cordless telephone set, with 3 handsets (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Sub-woofer - mains powered (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This is a Roth Audioblob 2 sub-woofer (/). It contains a 2.1 amplifier, so it can power two external full-range speakers as well as the internal sub-woofer. It's a little bashed about, but works perfectly. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. Please don't just ask "Is this still available?". IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Sub-woofer - mains powered (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Sub-woofer - mains powered (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Sub-woofer - mains powered (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Sub-woofer - mains powered (Tulse Hill SW2)
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Offer: Bicycle 'boot' - rack-mounted lockable box (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This plastic box is designed to be mounted on the rear rack of a bicycle/tricycle to provide a lockable storage unit. Let me know when you can collect. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Bicycle 'boot' - rack-mounted lockable box (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Bicycle 'boot' - rack-mounted lockable box (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Sheets of expanded polystyrene insulation (Tulse Hill SW2) Withdrawn - This is 10 sheets of polysterene insulation of dimensions 52 cm by 31 cm by 3 cm. These were originally glued together to make boxes, but have been pulled apart. Let me know when you can collect. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Sheets of expanded polystyrene insulation (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Key safe for 30 keys - no lock (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This is an Avery key safe, roughly 30cm square. It has hooks for 30 keys and can be screwed to a wall. The lock was broken and has been replaced with a knob. Let me know what use you can make of it and when you can collect. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Key safe for 30 keys - no lock (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Key safe for 30 keys - no lock (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Printer - Epson Stylus Photo 890 (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This printer is old, but believed to be still functioning. I used to use it to print high quality colour photos. It is equipped with a holder for rolls of paper. Like many inkjet printers, the jets get blocked if you don't use the printer regularly, and I don't. Also included: some high quality photo paper and some non-Epson cartridges. Please let me know what you need the printer for and when you can collect. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Printer - Epson Stylus Photo 890 (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Printer - Epson Stylus Photo 890 (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Door handles - mainly brass (17) (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - Assorted door handles - mainly brass. The lacquer is scruffed and there are bits of paint around the edges, but they could be cleaned and polished up. Let me know what you would like them for and when you can collect. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Door handles - mainly brass (17) (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Brass push-plates for doors (6) (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - These are old push plates removed from doors. The lacquer is scruffed and there are bits of paint around the edges, but they could be cleaned and polished up. Let me know what you would like them for and when you can collect. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photo. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Brass push-plates for doors (6) (Tulse Hill SW2)
Request: Wheel for wheelbarrow (Tulse Hill SW2) Withdrawn - I'm looking for a wheel for a wheelbarrow (pictured). The wheelbarrow is for the use of a community gardening group. I found it by the roadside, but it has neither a wheel not an axle. The axle spacing is 13cm or 5".
Photo of Wheel for wheelbarrow (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Bicycle fork - steel, 1" threaded steerer, metallic green (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This fork is from a 1990s Raleigh road racing bike. It's in good, true condition. Let me know when you can collect. Once confirmed, I can leave it at the front of my house for you or we can arrange a time for you to collect. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Bicycle fork - steel, 1" threaded steerer, metallic green (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Bicycle fork - steel, 1" threaded steerer, metallic green (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Wheel for wheelbarrow (Tulse Hill SW2) Withdrawn - I'm looking for a wheel for a wheelbarrow (pictured). The wheelbarrow is for the use of a community gardening group. I found it by the roadside, but it has neither a wheel not an axle. The axle spacing is 13cm or 5".
Photo of free Wheel for wheelbarrow (Tulse Hill SW2)
Request: Foam to re-upholster a piano stool - 30cm by 56cm (Tulse Hill SW2) Received - I'm restoring a piano stool and need a small piece of foam to make the make the seat more comfortable. A few centimetres thick would be ideal. Thank you! Offer: Soil pipe, PVC, ring seal socketed, 110mm diameter, 1m long (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This is an unused (!) black PVC soil pipe. It's been sitting around for some time, so has some dust and scratches, but is otherwise in good condition. I think I bought it at B&Q, so it would be this item: Let me know when you can collect. Once confirmed, I can leave it at the front of my house for you. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Soil pipe, PVC, ring seal socketed, 110mm diameter, 1m long (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Soil pipe, PVC, ring seal socketed, 110mm diameter, 1m long (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Wooden platform - varnished pine, 50cm square (Tulse Hill SW2) Gifted - This is a small wooden platform that was purchased from Ikea. I used it for standing on after getting out of the shower, but it could be used for various things. Let me know when you can collect. Once confirmed, I can leave it outside my house for you. IMPORTANT: Please only reply if you have read this listing and looked at the photos. I reserve the right not to respond if you have clearly not done so.
Photo of free Wooden platform - varnished pine, 50cm square (Tulse Hill SW2)
Photo of free Wooden platform - varnished pine, 50cm square (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Blood pressure monitor (Tulse Hill SW2) Withdrawn - In excellent clean condition. Takes 4 AA batteries. Please note that the cuff is only suitable for arms of circumference 22 cm to 30 cm.
Photo of free Blood pressure monitor (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Sack-cloth - large roll (Tulse Hill SW2) Withdrawn - This is a large roll of sack cloth - 1.8 metres wide. I don't know how long it is - perhaps 50 metres. The roll is heavy - you wouldn't want to carry it far, by hand. This could be used for many things - protecting a floor while decorating, protecting sensitive shrubs from winter frosts, making really uncomfortable clothing...
Photo of free Sack-cloth - large roll (Tulse Hill SW2)
Offer: Stereo speakers (Tulse Hill SW2) Withdrawn - Mini stereo speakers for plugging into a personal stereo (if they still exist) or mobile phone. These are passive speakers - they don't have their own amplifier. Impedance: 4 ohms Max power: 2 watts
Photo of free Stereo speakers (Tulse Hill SW2)