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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Works like a charm

    posted by Flud1zz on 01/06/2013 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Very clear digital display * It can show three kinds of units (Metric, UK and US) * If you put a bowl on top of it, you can zero it and just weigh what you throw in the bowl. * It turns itself off if you forget to do it!
    Cons:
    * There was no manual included in the package (Not that it is needed to operate). * The plastic doesn't feel too strong, it fee...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 3
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 3
    2 DXPoints
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    Kingston card, it will always work.

    posted by Flud1zz on 01/06/2013 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Genuine Kingston flash card. * It's cheap, but that comes at a price (see Cons). * It works great for my very old digital camera * It's Kingston, it will work in just about every device.
    Cons:
    * The card is incredibly slow. It seems it is one of the lower speed-rating cards you can get. * The card is too slow for mode...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    It works, build your own 'SSD'

    posted by Flud1zz on 01/06/2013 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Very cheap IDE-CompactFlash Adapter * Has two mounting screw holes * Has an activity LED * CompactFlash card is firmly attached, it doesn't wobble
    Cons:
    * It has a floppy-drive power connector, I had to dig up and clip one off an old ATX power supply. Molex would've been better *...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
    2 DXPoints
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    They are caps, what do you expect?

    posted by Flud1zz on 01/06/2013 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * They are cheap cable caps to protect your RJ-45's! * The material is pretty sturdy and seems to be able to withstand some abuse.
    Cons:
    * The top which protects the RJ-45 latch is a bit inconsistent in strenght, some are weak, others are very though * Thickness o...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
    2 DXPoints
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    Good for temporary fixes

    posted by Flud1zz on 01/06/2013 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Cheap UTP cable coupler. * Does 100Mbit without issues.
    Cons:
    * If you couple two relatively long cables it will not work propperly, giving intermittent loss of links or CRC errors on packe...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Better then I expected

    posted by Flud1zz on 01/06/2013 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Cheap connectors * They have a color! Has the practical benefit of easy distinction between new and old cables. * The quality of the plastic and pins is better then I expected.
    Cons:
    * Nothing really
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 3
    2 DXPoints
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    It's cheap, it's small, it works.

    posted by Flud1zz on 01/06/2013 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * It is small in size, does not stick out insane far. * The current it draws is low, it will work with a revision 1 Raspberry Pi. * Works out of the box with Linux. * Cheap!
    Cons:
    * Signal level is poor, I've seen Nano N150 USB dongles do better * Effective throughput is very low, can't get more then 10Mbi...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 2
    2 DXPoints
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    Awesome! Bang for a Buck!

    posted by Flud1zz on 03/04/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - Very bright green dot, it's hard to believe this is just 5mW!! The dot can easily been seen on the wall of a farm over two kilometers away! - Simple but fancy looking box to store it in - Feels very decent, easy to hold in the hand - My cat loves it!
    Cons:
    - The button feels weak compared to the rest of the laser pointer - It lacks an IR filter as stated in the warning, have to use...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Cheap, works, no problems at all.

    posted by Flud1zz on 03/04/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    It's small in size and can easily be hidden in cable trays when using it to lengthen the DisplayPort cable. Great for connecting DisplayPort-to-something-else adapters (DP->HDMI for example) at the destination end rather then converting at the Source and...
    Cons:
    Build quality could be better, the housing feels weak though due to its small size it wont cause much trouble.
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Bang for a buck adapter!

    posted by Flud1zz on 03/04/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - 10cm cable avoids huge connector blocks sticking out of the notebook - Very robust build quality, feels really solid and strong - Works like a charm using Ubuntu with an Nvidia graphics card.
    Cons:
    Only con I could find is the cables flexibility. Due to its strong build, it is hard to bend it around the corners without putt...
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