Gear Guide

A selection of tools, equipment and gadgets from around the world

Time Out

This watch is inspired by the ‘Dirty Dozen’ collection of watches worn by armed forces personnel in World War Two. It features a classic black dial, Arabic numerals, luminous hour and minute hands and a canvas strap. Available from www.poppyshop.org.uk for £29.99

TigerPen

This black ink pen from the Tank Museum features a ‘floating’ Tiger 131 that moves down the pen as you write. Available from https:// tankmuseumshop.org/ for £3.5

De-greaser

The Swarfega Jizer aerosol spray is a powerful, non-flammable degreasing solvent that removes oil, grease, carbon, tar, waxes and bitumen from machinery and components. Ideal for use on grubby engine bays and other mechanical parts. Available from www.machinemart. co.uk for £7.19

Home Heating

These quartz wall heaters are ideal for domestic or trade use. They are IP24 rated so can also be used outside as a patio heater if protected from direct exposure to rain. Available from www. machinemart.co.uk for £50.39

PoppyCandle

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