I found that copying the URL for the "direct link", pasting into uGet, and letting uGet manage the download works well most of the time. And, they should also be resumable.
FlamePig has screwed me one too many times with failed downloads and the inability to resume, even when a server supports resume. Opera is most often able to resume stalled downloads, (even from Rapidshare and restart from Depositfiles
I started the two Openbox downloads after starting ArchE17. They're finished. ArchE17 is still lumbering along.