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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 4
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    I like them

    posted by Matters on 05/16/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * good value * lots of lens choices * mostly good build quality
    Cons:
    * the arms on them are not balanced and that makes using the arms uncomfortable for me, fortunately the elastic strap thing doe...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Awkwardly padded but I use them every day

    posted by Matters on 05/16/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Cheap * Stitching doesn't rub * Dries quickly
    Cons:
    * Sizing is a bit on the small side * Not very warm * Not sure how long they will last
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    I like them

    posted by Matters on 05/16/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Very cheap compared to some other 'versions' of these lights * Fits well on the bike * Decently bright for a light powered by a button battery
    Cons:
    * On the red the switch is difficult to operate, not sure what the deal is * Don't know how long the rubber will last
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Worth the extra dollar

    posted by Matters on 05/16/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * modular power cord that means I can plug it into an Aussie power outlet without having to cut and solder any cords * two channels so an individual battery can be charged * LED lights to determine charging status * good build quality
    Cons:
    * LED system can be a bit confusing but as I understand it green means charging and red means not charging * makes some humming...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
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    What it says on the packaging

    posted by Matters on 05/16/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * good price for what it is * well set up for use in torches * decent colour! * seems to hold a charge well
    Cons:
    * unprotected (but it said that) * outer packaging seems a bit fragile or prone to damage * Capacity not quite as stated
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
    earned for this post
    Better than expected

    posted by Matters on 05/16/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Very reasonable price * Lightweight * Seems sturdy enough * Comes with non-slip rubber padding to help is stay in place on the bars
    Cons:
    * Not the easiest to adjust * Not sure how well it stays tightened when left on a bike due to not having locking nuts * Limited...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Seems like a bargain

    posted by Matters on 05/16/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Decently high capacity * Cheap price for two 18650s * Nice colour * Protected cells
    Cons:
    * A bit longer than some other cells * Capacity not quite as stated * The outer casing appears a bit fragile
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 3
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Brightest torch I have ever owned

    posted by Matters on 05/14/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * The beam is very bright * The body of the torch feels sturdy and solid * Construction allows the torch to operate on one or two 18650 batteries which is handy
    Cons:
    * Two of the three O-rings on the body were incorrectly installed which made them tear when I unscrewed the threads they were p...
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    • Overall Rating: 3
    • Price: 3
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 3
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    Does the job but bulky

    posted by Matters on 06/17/2010 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    It has a large battery capacity, a fair bit larger than many of the other iPhone battery products around. It has a nice finish, matte black and seems relatively sturdy. iPhone feels secure when locked in.
    Cons:
    Bulkier than I had imagined and adds significant size and weight to what is already a large phone. Speaker feature is useless a...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 3
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    Subtle

    posted by Matters on 06/17/2010 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    * Nice subtle addition to a keyring * Open bottles * Flat
    Cons:
    * Perhaps a bit larger than some of the alternatives * Only a single function item (many bottle opener also have screwdrivers o...
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