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46"x46" Exterior Insect Screens, Exterior Products

Exterior Insect Screening offers the ultimate in insect protection while at the same time stopping up to 65% of the sun's heat and glare, protecting your floors and furniture from fading, while allowing fresh air to flow inside. Normally installed on the bottom half of your window, leaving the top half uncovered. This fabric also improves daytime privacy while offering excellent outward visibility. The Insect Screen works whether windows are open or closed. Available in Black or Gray with your choice of frame colors. Installation is a snap with tension spring brackets or choose to simply screw them into you window frame.This product complies with CPSC child safety guidelines. If you have children in your home on a regular basis, CPSC recommends the use of cordless window coverings.

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Blinds.com
$46.00 See It
Designer Series UV Stabilized Roller Blind 3389xx Size: 6' H x 6' W, Color: Birch

Size: 6' H x 6' W, Color: Birch Coolaroo 3389xx The Designer series exterior roller shade combines Coolaroo woven fabric with a smooth operating roller clutch mechanism. All components are UV stabilized for outdoor use. The aluminum head rail and bottom rail will prevent sagging and bending and tie downs are included to secure the bottom rail for added protection. The fabric blocks up to 92% of harmful UV sun rays for maximum heat and glare reduction while still providing daytime privacy in a range of patio, window and other outdoor applications. Features: -Safety tension device included to secure corded chain.-Hardware included for easy installation.-Exterior roller shade with durable roller clutch mechanism.-All components are made from UV stabilized materials.-Aluminum head and bottom rails for added strength and durability.-Shade will block heat and glare while providing daytime privacy.-Woven fabric construction will provide up to 92% UV Block.-Product Type: Blinds.-Collection: Designer.-Style: Roller blind.-Finish: Brown.-Material: Synthetic fabrics -Material Details: Woven PVC..-Hardware Material: Stainless steel; Aluminum.-Number of Items Included: 2.-Pieces Included: Roller Shade and Hardware.-Solid Wood Construction: No.-Water Resistant: No -Water Resistant Details: ..-Weather Resistant: No -Weather Resistant Details: ..-Anti-Static: No.-Anti-Dust: No.-Stain Resistant: Yes.-Rust Resistant: Yes.-Fade Resistant: Yes.-Chip Resistant: Yes.-Warp Resistant: Yes.-Mildew Resistant: Yes.-Tarnish Resistant: Yes.-Odor Resistant: Yes.-Flame Resistant: No.-Tear Resistant: Yes.-Crack Resistant: Yes.-Heat Resistant: Yes.-UV Resistant: Yes.-Hypoallergenic: No.-Antimicrobial: Yes.-Lead Free: Yes.-Liner or Backing Included: No -Liner Color: ..-Crown Top Molding Included: No.-Valance Included: No.-Motorized: No -Remote Control Included: .-Battery Type: .-Batteries Included: ..-Cordless: No.-Cord Configuration: Right.-Thermal Insulation: No.-Energy Efficient: Yes.-Reversible: No -Same Pattern/Color on Both Sides: .-Reverse Side Pattern/Color: ..-Trimmable: No -Maximum Trim Length: ..-Ties Included: No.-Heat Treated: Yes.-Adjustable Head Rail: No.-Swatch Available: Yes.-Outdoor Use: Yes.-Commercial Use: Yes.-Recycled Content: No -Total Recycled Content (Percentage): .-Post-Consumer Content (Percentage): .-Remanufactured/Refurbished: ..-Eco-Friendly: Yes.Specifications: -Child Safety Compliant: Yes.Dimensions: -Slat Depth - Front to back: 0.03.-Valance: No -Valance Height - Top to Bottom: .-Valance Width - Side to Side: .-Valance Depth - Front to Back: ..Assembly: -Assembly Required: Yes -Tools Needed for Assembly: Screwdriver..-Installation Required: Yes -Tools Needed for Installation: ..-Additional Parts Required: No -Parts Needed: ..Warranty: -3 Year warranty against UV degradation.

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Wayfair
$88.18 See It
36"x60" Exterior Insect Screens, Exterior Products

Exterior Insect Screening offers the ultimate in insect protection while at the same time stopping up to 65% of the sun's heat and glare, protecting your floors and furniture from fading, while allowing fresh air to flow inside. Normally installed on the bottom half of your window, leaving the top half uncovered. This fabric also improves daytime privacy while offering excellent outward visibility. The Insect Screen works whether windows are open or closed. Available in Black or Gray with your choice of frame colors. Installation is a snap with tension spring brackets or choose to simply screw them into you window frame.This product complies with CPSC child safety guidelines. If you have children in your home on a regular basis, CPSC recommends the use of cordless window coverings.

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Blinds.com
$46.00 See It
16"x20" Exterior Insect Screens, Exterior Products

Exterior Insect Screening offers the ultimate in insect protection while at the same time stopping up to 65% of the sun's heat and glare, protecting your floors and furniture from fading, while allowing fresh air to flow inside. Normally installed on the bottom half of your window, leaving the top half uncovered. This fabric also improves daytime privacy while offering excellent outward visibility. The Insect Screen works whether windows are open or closed. Available in Black or Gray with your choice of frame colors. Installation is a snap with tension spring brackets or choose to simply screw them into you window frame.This product complies with CPSC child safety guidelines. If you have children in your home on a regular basis, CPSC recommends the use of cordless window coverings.

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Blinds.com
$37.00 See It
46"x46" WoodLite Shutters, Plantation Shutters

Our new WoodLite Solid Poly Shutters are made of non-toxic, 100% man made material, made from very dense polymer foam. These classic plantation shutters are fire retardant, and water resistant. They will not expand, contract, chip, crack or peal. All shutters come standard with an astragal installed on the stiles, where 2 panels meet from opposite sides to eliminate light gaps. We have developed a patented Louver-Tension System that guarantees louvers will never loosen or need to be tightened or adjusted. Plus, our unique fastening system secures the tilt rod to the louvers and is guaranteed not to loosen or pull out (with proper operation). All front tilt shutters made in 5 days or less. Rear tilt option takes 7 days in production.Orders with over 12 shutters will take 10 production days. 10 year warranty on paint. Louver sizes: 2-1/2”, 3-1/2”, or 4-1/2” Inside or outside mount available Virtually any panel configuration available. Painted, Antique Brass, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Stainless Steel, or Black hinges. Comes standard with frames for easy mounting. Easy-to-follow instructions (even comes with screws) Shutter experts on staff to assist you with any questions. Mortise hinges standard on all frames. Made in 5 days or FREE!This product complies with CPSC child safety guidelines. If you have children in your home on a regular basis, CPSC recommends the use of cordless window coverings.

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Blinds.com
$336.00 See It
36"x60" WoodLite Shutters, Plantation Shutters

Our new WoodLite Solid Poly Shutters are made of non-toxic, 100% man made material, made from very dense polymer foam. These classic plantation shutters are fire retardant, and water resistant. They will not expand, contract, chip, crack or peal. All shutters come standard with an astragal installed on the stiles, where 2 panels meet from opposite sides to eliminate light gaps. We have developed a patented Louver-Tension System that guarantees louvers will never loosen or need to be tightened or adjusted. Plus, our unique fastening system secures the tilt rod to the louvers and is guaranteed not to loosen or pull out (with proper operation). All front tilt shutters made in 5 days or less. Rear tilt option takes 7 days in production.Orders with over 12 shutters will take 10 production days. 10 year warranty on paint. Louver sizes: 2-1/2”, 3-1/2”, or 4-1/2” Inside or outside mount available Virtually any panel configuration available. Painted, Antique Brass, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Stainless Steel, or Black hinges. Comes standard with frames for easy mounting. Easy-to-follow instructions (even comes with screws) Shutter experts on staff to assist you with any questions. Mortise hinges standard on all frames. Made in 5 days or FREE!This product complies with CPSC child safety guidelines. If you have children in your home on a regular basis, CPSC recommends the use of cordless window coverings.

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Blinds.com
$347.00 See It
16"x20" WoodLite Shutters, Plantation Shutters

Our new WoodLite Solid Poly Shutters are made of non-toxic, 100% man made material, made from very dense polymer foam. These classic plantation shutters are fire retardant, and water resistant. They will not expand, contract, chip, crack or peal. All shutters come standard with an astragal installed on the stiles, where 2 panels meet from opposite sides to eliminate light gaps. We have developed a patented Louver-Tension System that guarantees louvers will never loosen or need to be tightened or adjusted. Plus, our unique fastening system secures the tilt rod to the louvers and is guaranteed not to loosen or pull out (with proper operation). All front tilt shutters made in 5 days or less. Rear tilt option takes 7 days in production.Orders with over 12 shutters will take 10 production days. 10 year warranty on paint. Louver sizes: 2-1/2”, 3-1/2”, or 4-1/2” Inside or outside mount available Virtually any panel configuration available. Painted, Antique Brass, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Stainless Steel, or Black hinges. Comes standard with frames for easy mounting. Easy-to-follow instructions (even comes with screws) Shutter experts on staff to assist you with any questions. Mortise hinges standard on all frames. Made in 5 days or FREE!This product complies with CPSC child safety guidelines. If you have children in your home on a regular basis, CPSC recommends the use of cordless window coverings.

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Blinds.com
$111.00 See It
Designer Series UV Stabilized Roller Blind 3389xx Size: 6' H x 6' W, Color: Sandalwood

Size: 6' H x 6' W, Color: Sandalwood Coolaroo 3389xx The Designer series exterior roller shade combines Coolaroo woven fabric with a smooth operating roller clutch mechanism. All components are UV stabilized for outdoor use. The aluminum head rail and bottom rail will prevent sagging and bending and tie downs are included to secure the bottom rail for added protection. The fabric blocks up to 92% of harmful UV sun rays for maximum heat and glare reduction while still providing daytime privacy in a range of patio, window and other outdoor applications. Features: -Safety tension device included to secure corded chain.-Hardware included for easy installation.-Exterior roller shade with durable roller clutch mechanism.-All components are made from UV stabilized materials.-Aluminum head and bottom rails for added strength and durability.-Shade will block heat and glare while providing daytime privacy.-Woven fabric construction will provide up to 92% UV Block.-Product Type: Blinds.-Collection: Designer.-Style: Roller blind.-Finish: Brown.-Material: Synthetic fabrics -Material Details: Woven PVC..-Hardware Material: Stainless steel; Aluminum.-Number of Items Included: 2.-Pieces Included: Roller Shade and Hardware.-Solid Wood Construction: No.-Water Resistant: No -Water Resistant Details: ..-Weather Resistant: No -Weather Resistant Details: ..-Anti-Static: No.-Anti-Dust: No.-Stain Resistant: Yes.-Rust Resistant: Yes.-Fade Resistant: Yes.-Chip Resistant: Yes.-Warp Resistant: Yes.-Mildew Resistant: Yes.-Tarnish Resistant: Yes.-Odor Resistant: Yes.-Flame Resistant: No.-Tear Resistant: Yes.-Crack Resistant: Yes.-Heat Resistant: Yes.-UV Resistant: Yes.-Hypoallergenic: No.-Antimicrobial: Yes.-Lead Free: Yes.-Liner or Backing Included: No -Liner Color: ..-Crown Top Molding Included: No.-Valance Included: No.-Motorized: No -Remote Control Included: .-Battery Type: .-Batteries Included: ..-Cordless: No.-Cord Configuration: Right.-Thermal Insulation: No.-Energy Efficient: Yes.-Reversible: No -Same Pattern/Color on Both Sides: .-Reverse Side Pattern/Color: ..-Trimmable: No -Maximum Trim Length: ..-Ties Included: No.-Heat Treated: Yes.-Adjustable Head Rail: No.-Swatch Available: Yes.-Outdoor Use: Yes.-Commercial Use: Yes.-Recycled Content: No -Total Recycled Content (Percentage): .-Post-Consumer Content (Percentage): .-Remanufactured/Refurbished: ..-Eco-Friendly: Yes.Specifications: -Child Safety Compliant: Yes.Dimensions: -Slat Depth - Front to back: 0.03.-Valance: No -Valance Height - Top to Bottom: .-Valance Width - Side to Side: .-Valance Depth - Front to Back: ..Assembly: -Assembly Required: Yes -Tools Needed for Assembly: Screwdriver..-Installation Required: Yes -Tools Needed for Installation: ..-Additional Parts Required: No -Parts Needed: ..Warranty: -3 Year warranty against UV degradation.

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Wayfair
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Designer Series UV Stabilized Roller Blind 3389xx Size: 6' H x 8' W, Color: Sandalwood

Size: 6' H x 8' W, Color: Sandalwood Coolaroo 3389xx The Designer series exterior roller shade combines Coolaroo woven fabric with a smooth operating roller clutch mechanism. All components are UV stabilized for outdoor use. The aluminum head rail and bottom rail will prevent sagging and bending and tie downs are included to secure the bottom rail for added protection. The fabric blocks up to 92% of harmful UV sun rays for maximum heat and glare reduction while still providing daytime privacy in a range of patio, window and other outdoor applications. Features: -Safety tension device included to secure corded chain.-Hardware included for easy installation.-Exterior roller shade with durable roller clutch mechanism.-All components are made from UV stabilized materials.-Aluminum head and bottom rails for added strength and durability.-Shade will block heat and glare while providing daytime privacy.-Woven fabric construction will provide up to 92% UV Block.-Product Type: Blinds.-Collection: Designer.-Style: Roller blind.-Finish: Brown.-Material: Synthetic fabrics -Material Details: Woven PVC..-Hardware Material: Stainless steel; Aluminum.-Number of Items Included: 2.-Pieces Included: Roller Shade and Hardware.-Solid Wood Construction: No.-Water Resistant: No -Water Resistant Details: ..-Weather Resistant: No -Weather Resistant Details: ..-Anti-Static: No.-Anti-Dust: No.-Stain Resistant: Yes.-Rust Resistant: Yes.-Fade Resistant: Yes.-Chip Resistant: Yes.-Warp Resistant: Yes.-Mildew Resistant: Yes.-Tarnish Resistant: Yes.-Odor Resistant: Yes.-Flame Resistant: No.-Tear Resistant: Yes.-Crack Resistant: Yes.-Heat Resistant: Yes.-UV Resistant: Yes.-Hypoallergenic: No.-Antimicrobial: Yes.-Lead Free: Yes.-Liner or Backing Included: No -Liner Color: ..-Crown Top Molding Included: No.-Valance Included: No.-Motorized: No -Remote Control Included: .-Battery Type: .-Batteries Included: ..-Cordless: No.-Cord Configuration: Right.-Thermal Insulation: No.-Energy Efficient: Yes.-Reversible: No -Same Pattern/Color on Both Sides: .-Reverse Side Pattern/Color: ..-Trimmable: No -Maximum Trim Length: ..-Ties Included: No.-Heat Treated: Yes.-Adjustable Head Rail: No.-Swatch Available: Yes.-Outdoor Use: Yes.-Commercial Use: Yes.-Recycled Content: No -Total Recycled Content (Percentage): .-Post-Consumer Content (Percentage): .-Remanufactured/Refurbished: ..-Eco-Friendly: Yes.Specifications: -Child Safety Compliant: Yes.Dimensions: -Slat Depth - Front to back: 0.03.-Valance: No -Valance Height - Top to Bottom: .-Valance Width - Side to Side: .-Valance Depth - Front to Back: ..Assembly: -Assembly Required: Yes -Tools Needed for Assembly: Screwdriver..-Installation Required: Yes -Tools Needed for Installation: ..-Additional Parts Required: No -Parts Needed: ..Warranty: -3 Year warranty against UV degradation.

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Wayfair
$99.74 See It
Designer Series UV Stabilized Roller Blind 3389xx

Coolaroo 3389xx The Designer series exterior roller shade combines Coolaroo woven fabric with a smooth operating roller clutch mechanism. All components are UV stabilized for outdoor use. The aluminum head rail and bottom rail will prevent sagging and bending and tie downs are included to secure the bottom rail for added protection. The fabric blocks up to 92% of harmful UV sun rays for maximum heat and glare reduction while still providing daytime privacy in a range of patio, window and other outdoor applications. Features: -Safety tension device included to secure corded chain.-Hardware included for easy installation.-Exterior roller shade with durable roller clutch mechanism.-All components are made from UV stabilized materials.-Aluminum head and bottom rails for added strength and durability.-Shade will block heat and glare while providing daytime privacy.-Woven fabric construction will provide up to 92% UV Block.-Product Type: Blinds.-Collection: Designer.-Style: Roller blind.-Finish: Brown.-Material: Synthetic fabrics -Material Details: Woven PVC..-Hardware Material: Stainless steel; Aluminum.-Number of Items Included: 2.-Pieces Included: Roller Shade and Hardware.-Solid Wood Construction: No.-Water Resistant: No -Water Resistant Details: ..-Weather Resistant: No -Weather Resistant Details: ..-Anti-Static: No.-Anti-Dust: No.-Stain Resistant: Yes.-Rust Resistant: Yes.-Fade Resistant: Yes.-Chip Resistant: Yes.-Warp Resistant: Yes.-Mildew Resistant: Yes.-Tarnish Resistant: Yes.-Odor Resistant: Yes.-Flame Resistant: No.-Tear Resistant: Yes.-Crack Resistant: Yes.-Heat Resistant: Yes.-UV Resistant: Yes.-Hypoallergenic: No.-Antimicrobial: Yes.-Lead Free: Yes.-Liner or Backing Included: No -Liner Color: ..-Crown Top Molding Included: No.-Valance Included: No.-Motorized: No -Remote Control Included: .-Battery Type: .-Batteries Included: ..-Cordless: No.-Cord Configuration: Right.-Thermal Insulation: No.-Energy Efficient: Yes.-Reversible: No -Same Pattern/Color on Both Sides: .-Reverse Side Pattern/Color: ..-Trimmable: No -Maximum Trim Length: ..-Ties Included: No.-Heat Treated: Yes.-Adjustable Head Rail: No.-Swatch Available: Yes.-Outdoor Use: Yes.-Commercial Use: Yes.-Recycled Content: No -Total Recycled Content (Percentage): .-Post-Consumer Content (Percentage): .-Remanufactured/Refurbished: ..-Eco-Friendly: Yes.Specifications: -Child Safety Compliant: Yes.Dimensions: -Slat Depth - Front to back: 0.03.-Valance: No -Valance Height - Top to Bottom: .-Valance Width - Side to Side: .-Valance Depth - Front to Back: ..Assembly: -Assembly Required: Yes -Tools Needed for Assembly: Screwdriver..-Installation Required: Yes -Tools Needed for Installation: ..-Additional Parts Required: No -Parts Needed: ..Warranty: -3 Year warranty against UV degradation.

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Wayfair
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T FI.13_S5 Bib Shorts White, XLG - Men's

Regardless of whether you love or hate their fashionista print ad campaigns, you must give full credit to Assos for their role as pioneer in the bike industry. Before Assos' emergence in the late 1990's, the main qualifier to establish the quality of a bib short (made back then by companies like Pearl Izumi and Castelli) was the number of panels it had. It was as simple as simple could be: 4 panels = Weekend Warrior; 6 panels = Quality meets Value; 8 panels = Marvel of Engineering. Assos turned this formula on its head by championing cost-be-damned materials and complicated fabric patterning. They brought us unprecedented style; they brought us unprecedented comfort; they brought justification for unprecedented prices. No bib short in the Assos line was more emblematic of their cost-blind approach than their FI. 13 S2 model, first introduced in 2000. The S2 was priced at $280 at a time when other companies feared breaking the $175 barrier. And despite the gap in cost between the S2 and everything else, it instantly became our best selling bib short -- a trend that stayed constant for 7 years. Why was it so wildly popular? Like any high-quality piece of clothing, it made the wearer look dazzling. But beyond that was its technical attributes: Its elastic interface chamois proved to be a delight for rides of any length; and the cut of panels made them embrace our bodies with perfectly light tension. The fit, in short, was flawless. Given our history with the S2, we were understandably attentive when Assos announced it would be discontinued for a new model, the F. I. 13 S5. With the S5 Assos takes all of the signature qualities of the S2 and benchmarks them higher. The Executive Summary is this: In comparison to the S2, the S5 weighs nearly 20% less and has 20% less volume. According to Assos testing, the S5 puts nearly 25% less pressure on your genital area. The short panels and the chamois are made from fabric 35% more breathable than the S2, while offering nearly ...

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Competitive Cyclist
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Flood: A Novel (Burke Series)

Burke’s newest client is a woman named Flood, who has the face of an angel, the body of a high-priced stripper, and the skills of a professional executioner. She wants Burke to find a monster for her — so she can kill him with her bare hands. In this cauterizing thriller, Andrew Vachss’s renegade private eye teams up with a lethally gifted avenger to follow a child’s murderer through the catacombs of New York, where every alley is blind and the penthouses are as dangerous as the basements. Fearfully knowing, crackling with narrative tension, and written in prose as forceful as a hollow-point slug, Flood is Burke at his deadliest — and Vachss at the peak of his form. “An extraordinary thriller. . . . Vachss never flinches from the horror.” — Washington Post Book World “Burke would eat Spade and Marlowe for breakfast, not even spitting out the bones. [He] is one tough, mean, pray-God-you-don’t-meet-him hombre.” — Boston Herald

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Amazon
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URBAN-ML Urban Walkers Large/Medium Silver / Neon Yellow 4" x 0.5" x 4" 1 pair

This boot was designed by a former Nike Shoe designer and tested by the National Guide Dogs for the blind. It has a stronger, non-skid sole (as compared to our Healers bootie) and the upper is a shoe mesh so it dries quickly. Even though the sole is thicker it is still flexible providing your pet a natural feel and movement as they walk or run. The wrap around design enables a great fit so the boot stays on. The hook and loop applied is high tensile strength hook that creates a firm hold even in snowy conditions. All Bowserwear products are produced in Portland, Oregon with the highest quality material. No other boot on the market compares. Urban Walkers was created to protect your pet from everyday paw injuries. An ounce of prevention can go a long way to save your pet form injury. They are great for hardwood floors, boating, hunting, and outdoor terrains. A Healthy Paw Pad is essential to a dog?s well being. They serve as a shock absorber, provide surface traction and insulate the dog from extreme hot and cold temperatures. Even though these pads are tough, they can still be injured. Features: Patent pending gripper lining mesh and high tensile strength Velcro for secure fit, holds boot in place and prevents twisting. Breathable fabric-dries quickly and allows airflow to prevent odor and bacteria build up Lightweight material that allows the pet?s natural motion and feel Wide strap which spreads tension so blood flow in not restricted, reducing the risk of injury Non skid sole for better traction on slippery surfaces and outdoor terrain Machine washable People and pet approved ? designed for and tested by the National guide Dogs for the blind. Boots sold in pairs for varying sizes of front and back paws. Boots designed by a top Portland, Oregon Shoe designer Size Chart: Extra Small (Toys, Maltese): 1.8" paws, 0-30 lbs. Small (Pugs, Terriers): 2.125" paws, 30 - 50 lbs. Medium/Small (Greyhounds, Poodles): 2.375" paws, 40 - 80 lbs. Medium (Hounds, Labs, Spaniels): 2.625" paws, 50 - 90 lbs. Large/Medium (Shepherds): 2.875" paws, 65 - 100 lbs. Large (Retrievers): 3.125" paws, 95 - 125 lbs. Extra Large (Mastiffs, St. Bernards): 3.875" paws, 125+ lbs. Depending on Breed, the back paws maybe one size smaller than front paws.

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TSC Pets.com
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Singer Futura XL-400

Electric Sewing Machine - Limited Warranty: 25 Year - Material: Plastic - Number of Built-In Stitches: 30 - Threading Type: Automatic

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HSN
$999.95 See It
T FI.13_S5 Bib Shorts - Men's

Regardless of whether you love or hate their fashionista print ad campaigns, you must give full credit to Assos for their role as pioneer in the bike industry. Before Assos' emergence in the late 1990's, the main qualifier to establish the quality of a bib short (made back then by companies like Pearl Izumi and Castelli) was the number of panels it had. It was as simple as simple could be: 4 panels = Weekend Warrior; 6 panels = Quality meets Value; 8 panels = Marvel of Engineering. Assos turned this formula on its head by championing cost-be-damned materials and complicated fabric patterning. They brought us unprecedented style; they brought us unprecedented comfort; they brought justification for unprecedented prices. No bib short in the Assos line was more emblematic of their cost-blind approach than their FI. 13 S2 model, first introduced in 2000. The S2 was priced at $280 at a time when other companies feared breaking the $175 barrier. And despite the gap in cost between the S2 and everything else, it instantly became our best selling bib short -- a trend that stayed constant for 7 years. Why was it so wildly popular? Like any high-quality piece of clothing, it made the wearer look dazzling. But beyond that was its technical attributes: Its elastic interface chamois proved to be a delight for rides of any length; and the cut of panels made them embrace our bodies with perfectly light tension. The fit, in short, was flawless. Given our history with the S2, we were understandably attentive when Assos announced it would be discontinued for a new model, the F. I. 13 S5. With the S5 Assos takes all of the signature qualities of the S2 and benchmarks them higher. The Executive Summary is this: In comparison to the S2, the S5 weighs nearly 20% less and has 20% less volume. According to Assos testing, the S5 puts nearly 25% less pressure on your genital area. The short panels and the chamois are made from fabric 35% more breathable than the S2, while offering nearly ...

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Competitive Cyclist
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T FI.13_S5 Bib Shorts White, TIR - Men's

Regardless of whether you love or hate their fashionista print ad campaigns, you must give full credit to Assos for their role as pioneer in the bike industry. Before Assos' emergence in the late 1990's, the main qualifier to establish the quality of a bib short (made back then by companies like Pearl Izumi and Castelli) was the number of panels it had. It was as simple as simple could be: 4 panels = Weekend Warrior; 6 panels = Quality meets Value; 8 panels = Marvel of Engineering. Assos turned this formula on its head by championing cost-be-damned materials and complicated fabric patterning. They brought us unprecedented style; they brought us unprecedented comfort; they brought justification for unprecedented prices. No bib short in the Assos line was more emblematic of their cost-blind approach than their FI. 13 S2 model, first introduced in 2000. The S2 was priced at $280 at a time when other companies feared breaking the $175 barrier. And despite the gap in cost between the S2 and everything else, it instantly became our best selling bib short -- a trend that stayed constant for 7 years. Why was it so wildly popular? Like any high-quality piece of clothing, it made the wearer look dazzling. But beyond that was its technical attributes: Its elastic interface chamois proved to be a delight for rides of any length; and the cut of panels made them embrace our bodies with perfectly light tension. The fit, in short, was flawless. Given our history with the S2, we were understandably attentive when Assos announced it would be discontinued for a new model, the F. I. 13 S5. With the S5 Assos takes all of the signature qualities of the S2 and benchmarks them higher. The Executive Summary is this: In comparison to the S2, the S5 weighs nearly 20% less and has 20% less volume. According to Assos testing, the S5 puts nearly 25% less pressure on your genital area. The short panels and the chamois are made from fabric 35% more breathable than the S2, while offering nearly ...

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Competitive Cyclist
$258.96 See It
T FI.13_S5 Bib Shorts White, XL - Men's

Regardless of whether you love or hate their fashionista print ad campaigns, you must give full credit to Assos for their role as pioneer in the bike industry. Before Assos' emergence in the late 1990's, the main qualifier to establish the quality of a bib short (made back then by companies like Pearl Izumi and Castelli) was the number of panels it had. It was as simple as simple could be: 4 panels = Weekend Warrior; 6 panels = Quality meets Value; 8 panels = Marvel of Engineering. Assos turned this formula on its head by championing cost-be-damned materials and complicated fabric patterning. They brought us unprecedented style; they brought us unprecedented comfort; they brought justification for unprecedented prices. No bib short in the Assos line was more emblematic of their cost-blind approach than their FI. 13 S2 model, first introduced in 2000. The S2 was priced at $280 at a time when other companies feared breaking the $175 barrier. And despite the gap in cost between the S2 and everything else, it instantly became our best selling bib short -- a trend that stayed constant for 7 years. Why was it so wildly popular? Like any high-quality piece of clothing, it made the wearer look dazzling. But beyond that was its technical attributes: Its elastic interface chamois proved to be a delight for rides of any length; and the cut of panels made them embrace our bodies with perfectly light tension. The fit, in short, was flawless. Given our history with the S2, we were understandably attentive when Assos announced it would be discontinued for a new model, the F. I. 13 S5. With the S5 Assos takes all of the signature qualities of the S2 and benchmarks them higher. The Executive Summary is this: In comparison to the S2, the S5 weighs nearly 20% less and has 20% less volume. According to Assos testing, the S5 puts nearly 25% less pressure on your genital area. The short panels and the chamois are made from fabric 35% more breathable than the S2, while offering nearly ...

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Competitive Cyclist
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T FI.13_S5 Bib Shorts Black, TIR - Men's

Regardless of whether you love or hate their fashionista print ad campaigns, you must give full credit to Assos for their role as pioneer in the bike industry. Before Assos' emergence in the late 1990's, the main qualifier to establish the quality of a bib short (made back then by companies like Pearl Izumi and Castelli) was the number of panels it had. It was as simple as simple could be: 4 panels = Weekend Warrior; 6 panels = Quality meets Value; 8 panels = Marvel of Engineering. Assos turned this formula on its head by championing cost-be-damned materials and complicated fabric patterning. They brought us unprecedented style; they brought us unprecedented comfort; they brought justification for unprecedented prices. No bib short in the Assos line was more emblematic of their cost-blind approach than their FI. 13 S2 model, first introduced in 2000. The S2 was priced at $280 at a time when other companies feared breaking the $175 barrier. And despite the gap in cost between the S2 and everything else, it instantly became our best selling bib short -- a trend that stayed constant for 7 years. Why was it so wildly popular? Like any high-quality piece of clothing, it made the wearer look dazzling. But beyond that was its technical attributes: Its elastic interface chamois proved to be a delight for rides of any length; and the cut of panels made them embrace our bodies with perfectly light tension. The fit, in short, was flawless. Given our history with the S2, we were understandably attentive when Assos announced it would be discontinued for a new model, the F. I. 13 S5. With the S5 Assos takes all of the signature qualities of the S2 and benchmarks them higher. The Executive Summary is this: In comparison to the S2, the S5 weighs nearly 20% less and has 20% less volume. According to Assos testing, the S5 puts nearly 25% less pressure on your genital area. The short panels and the chamois are made from fabric 35% more breathable than the S2, while offering nearly ...

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Competitive Cyclist
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Kite (SB-The French List)

Rich and multilayered, with elements of both memoir and fiction, Dominique Eddé’s Kite defies categorization. Beginning in the 1960s and ending in the late ’80s, it is at once a narrative of a passionate, and ultimately tragic, relationship between Mali and Farid and the simultaneous decline of Egyptian-Lebanese society. Densely populated with myriad characters, Kite chronicles the casualties of social conventions, religious divisions and cultural clichés. The differences between East and West are central to the tension of Eddé’s book and share the responsibility for an unavoidable impasse between the lovers. This fragmented narrative—written in several voices that reflect the fragmented lives of those caught up in the madness of war—calls into question an entire way of living and thinking. In lyrical, elegant, original and often startling prose, Eddé weaves together multiple strands—meditating on the nature of language, investigating the concept of the novel, and powerfully depicting the experience of being blind. Deftly evoking the intellectual scene of Beirut in the ’60s, Lebanon’s mountainscapes and the urban settings of Cairo, Paris and London, Kite probes memory with a curious mix of irony and melancholy, ending up in a place beyond hope and despair.

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Swimming (Ballantine Reader's Circle)

Twenty years ago, Vivian Silver abandoned her dreams of travel to marry the mysterious Jeb Wheeler, seduced both by his unnerving charm and his acres of untamed New Hampshire land. The hand-built house and swimming pond become the center of the universe for their entire family. Lila, their youngest, is consumed with love for her two older brothers, Aaron and Jack, and remains blind to the simmering tension between them. For beneath the surface of their idyllic setting lies a depth of explosive feeling that none of them can control. Into this heated atmosphere glides Aaron’s girlfriend, Suzanne, whose presence is threatening, exciting; Lila thrills to the ominous quality of Aaron’s absolute adoration for this young woman. Before her visit is over, Suzanne will unleash the forces of rage between Aaron and Jack, compelling one brother to commit an act against the other that can never be taken back.A decade later, living in New York, Lila still searches for Aaron, who disappeared that night, and Suzanne, whose mystique still exerts a hold on her memory. For Lila to move past her family’s tragedy, she must piece together what happened that fateful weekend–and recover the things lost down by the water–before she can at last let them go.A stunning literary novel that captures the lingering effects of longing and loss, Swimming is by turns a gripping family story, a heartbreaking coming of age journey, and a suspenseful psychological investigation into the meaning and limits of fidelity, identity, and intimacy.From the Hardcover edition.

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