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    • Overall Rating: 1
    • Price: 1
    • Quality: 1
    • Ease Of Use: 1
    • Usefulness: 1
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    Great concept, terrible execution

    posted by EdFromOhio on 04/17/2014

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

    Pros:
    Accepts many inputs. Compact.
    Cons:
    Basically, all of the important specs are wrong. Advertised: 640x480 native resolution, actual 320x240. Advertised: 500 lumens...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Overall, a great battery pack but not 8000mAh

    posted by EdFromOhio on 02/03/2014 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    High capacity, works with many of the bike lights sold here, comes with a nylon pouch. Much higher capacity than most 18650 packs.
    Cons:
    Actual capacity is not 8000mAh as listed.
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 4
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    A nice light, but with some flaws

    posted by EdFromOhio on 01/20/2014 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Very nice looking light other than a scuff mark in my bezel. Easy to use electronic switch as opposed to the more common mechanical tail switch. Compact design.
    Cons:
    Not as bright as other 5 x XM-L lights I have, probably because this says it's driven at 2300mA instead of the more common 2800...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    This is an awesome little thrower

    posted by EdFromOhio on 01/17/2014 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Somewhat compact design, excellent fit & finish. Lots of light for such a small light.
    Cons:
    A little too big to toss in your pants pocket. Maybe a coat pocket, though.
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
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    528mAh actual

    posted by EdFromOhio on 01/17/2014 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Nice packaging, decent capacity, good price.
    Cons:
    Not close to even the "actual" capacity listed in the advertising, let alone the manufacturer's claim of 900mAh.
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    A very bright, tiny light

    posted by EdFromOhio on 01/17/2014 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Very, very small. Very bright for the size. Uses AAA batteries which are very common in the US. Simple 1-mode for non-flashaholics.
    Cons:
    Machining is a bit rough, but it's functional.
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Slightly bulky but works good

    posted by EdFromOhio on 09/24/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Fits in a small pocket, on a belt or even in a pocket. I've held it in my hand while walking and it counted my steps. Reliable so far. 4 out of 4 working with no problems, although I did order a spare because the price was decent.
    Cons:
    A little bulky. Can't pick the color you want. Not waterproof. Takes 7-10 days for these to leave the warehouse. Why?
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    An awesome bicycling light, like a car headlight!

    posted by EdFromOhio on 09/16/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Small and relatively lightweight. Excellent price compared to the other bike lights of similar design. Includes everything needed to start using it. Charge lasts for over 3 hours on high (don't know exactly how much over 3 hours as I haven't run out of b...
    Cons:
    Not waterproof, although it's not much effort to make it more watertight (see other thoughts.) O-rings to hold the light to th...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Very nice, well built helicopter

    posted by EdFromOhio on 08/29/2011

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

    Pros:
    Well built and easy to fly. We had an AirHog before this one, and once a blade on it broke, we found out that they can't be replaced. So we found this one with interchangeable blades. Within about 2 minutes, I had enough control over it to fly it through...
    Cons:
    Not very long runtimes, but that's to be expected in a device of this size. Listing said it comes with replaceable blades, but...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
    2 DXPoints
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    Works great, fast start. High power consumption.

    posted by EdFromOhio on 07/26/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Locks onto a GPS signal fast - like within 15 seconds. Compact design. Can store enough points to track this for days. Software works well and shows your route quickly.
    Cons:
    Requires a lot of juice for long-term tracking. I had this connected to a 4*AA Soshine USB battery pack (sold here) with very ...
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