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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 2
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Cheap

    posted by Gabriel94 on 06/02/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:more than 1 month

    Pros:
    The pricetag on this magnificient piece of technology was a dead giveaway. And the ease of use is a big plus
    Cons:
    But the rather fickle backside with somewhat wonky contacts made it worse in the quality department. And the general lighting w...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Great power and price

    posted by maro220 on 04/27/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:more than 1 month

    Pros:
    1. Low price. 2. 3-7mW, not strongly 5mW 3. Compact size. 4. Big range of voltages(3-5v works normal)
    Cons:
    I have two units... one of them it is not focused (see attached image). Because this I can't use it in my project.
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Great little laser for the lowest cost!

    posted by cmaurojr on 04/04/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:more than 1 month

    Pros:
    Price, price, price!!! You can't go wrong for under $2 for a 5mW red laser!!! It will fit almost anywhere!
    Cons:
    The power supply wires are somewhat fragile, and for experimenting purposes, should be removed and replaced with better ones.
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Cheap Laser

    posted by Parkournerd on 03/25/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:less than 1 day

    Pros:
    It's really really cheap, so if you wanted to, you could buy some just to play with or make things like pens or just for experimenting. Worked well with 4AA even without any current limiting. The laser is visible at 10m even in broad daylight. Since it's n...
    Cons:
    Small, could be more powerful. It's not dustproof and the wires are flimsy. It's not very focused.
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Buen producto

    posted by Bazyk on 02/26/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

    Pros:
    Es un buen producto, es reisistente ya que es metalico, muy compacto tiene buen desempeño y gran estabilidad y sobre todo es muy facil de usar pues solo necesitas conectarle de 3 a 5 volts para comenzar a funcionar, en general de buena calidad por un...
    Cons:
    Los cables un poco debiles pero aceptable.
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Good, as possible

    posted by ramiil on 02/06/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:less than 1 day

    Pros:
    1. Low price. 2. 3-7mW, not strongly 5mW 3. Compact size. 4. Big range of voltages(3-5v works normal)
    Cons:
    Wires are so thin, and can be broken. Maybe so many UV, optics is not enouth focused.
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 5
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    worth to buy. one of best size/mW ratio

    posted by y0lcu on 01/16/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:less than 1 day

    Pros:
    not so expensive lazer is really bright size is small
    Cons:
    connection points (soldering) is not good
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 2
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    Great power and price

    posted by angrydevil on 01/10/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:more than 1 month

    Pros:
    Great divergence, amazing price and reliable power rating (5mw). Can be run for a while without heating up Nice solid dot. - very small & compact - Very useful for DIY projects - Good working in various ranges of voltage - Small and good design
    Cons:
    Wires were cheaply soldered onto the driver board, might need some re-soldering when the time comes. Other than that, there are...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Very compact , nice laser module ....

    posted by skywave211202 on 01/06/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

    Pros:
    This module is Very compact size.Body length is only 13mm Including foundation bord, so we can incorporate it into the small unit.
    Cons:
    By individual , there is a variation in the output , so it needs to be checked Output Level before use.
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Great power and price

    posted by RedStar76 on 12/18/2012 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:more than 1 month

    Pros:
    Great price and size... good range of input voltage and range (more than 1 Km at night).
    Cons:
    I have two units... one of them it is not focused (see attached image). Because this I can't use it in my project.
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