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  • Overall Rating: 3
  • Price: 3
  • Quality: 3
  • Ease Of Use: 4
  • Usefulness: 3
Not Recommended – 5W AA LED Keychain Flashlight Reviews

posted by oronocova on 12/06/2008 Certified Owner

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

Easily found battery
OK feeling switch
Smooth threading
No weird logos on light (clean)
This light was not what I expected, and I did not expect a very bright light. I ordered three and all three have similar output. Unfortunately the output is only about 2-4 times that of one of the 2x2016 keychain lights. I ordered these hoping they would be sufficiently bright to give as gifts for electronics/computer inspection. They only barely fill this role.
I would not recommend this light even at the cheap price unless you are expecting something not very bright.
Probably only usefull for finding your way around the house at night or in a very dark environment. Will not seem that bright or useful with much ambient lighting. Again, of three I have, they all are only about 2-4 times as bright as one of the button cell keychain lights on DX. Build quality is OK for the price, but the lack of output is disappointing.


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