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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Surprisingly high quality

    posted by bjorne on 09/17/2013 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

    Pros:
    The best build quality I've seen from DX.com items Really waterproof, shows no signs of water ingress after 30 minutes submerged. It remembers if it was last on wide or narrow beam. The wide flood mode is ideal for camp site. It does not start on HIGH setti...
    Cons:
    It does not remember the intensity setting, only wide/narrow mode. It does not switch off with a long press, you have to cycle ...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 4
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    good but not exactly fluke

    posted by bjorne on 09/14/2012 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

    Pros:
    They are cheap, as expected They have double isolation, somewhat unusual They are also stackable, which is awesome for extending measuring probes etc.
    Cons:
    Not quite as flexible as Fluke or Agilent wires, and not the same silicone type rubber that easily untangles like the real deal...
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    • Overall Rating: 3
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 2
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Good while it lasts

    posted by bjorne on 08/11/2010 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Well, its cheap, and colour temperature is quite well matched between the 4 pcs I got. Comes with a AC driver (if thats a pro, lacks certification)
    Cons:
    Build quality varies quite a lot. One of four has died completely, and a second one is working intermittently. Most come assemb...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Very good, but has some down sides

    posted by bjorne on 11/17/2009 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

    Pros:
    Its quite a descent light for the price. It has adjustable spill, although it could allow for more flood and when set to max throw it's suddenly square. It has adjustable brightness. It has a good heatsink for the LED, so it only gets warm on full bright...
    Cons:
    Not water proof, the battery pack is probably rain proof, but the light itself will probably leak sooner or later. The screw t...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 3
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Soft hold, pleasant sweet-ish smell

    posted by bjorne on 05/10/2009 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Smells quite pleasant Holds shape fairly well Does not turn into "dandruff" when someone messes up your hair Tin is not something you need to hide..
    Cons:
    Its quite soft and does not make for spikes or really messy hair.
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Nice upgrade for single input devices

    posted by bjorne on 05/10/2009 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Its small Its relatively cheap It works! No need for external power Not super-bright annoying LEDs
    Cons:
    n/a
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