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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 1
    • Usefulness: 5
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    mine was defective

    posted by koleski on 09/12/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Great fan useful for older cards. Moves a lot of air. Other then the defect build quality is great and sturdy looking. easy to mount and use, can even be used for some chipsets/northbridges if length between holes is the same as the plastic clips of this item.
    Cons:
    Instead of completely horizontal flat surface on the bottom mine was at a slight angle which made it pretty much unusable. Cont...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 3
    • Quality: 2
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
    2 DXPoints
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    good fan but expensive and complex to use.

    posted by koleski on 09/12/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    This is a great little fan, moves a lot of air, can be used for northbridge, vga and all sorts of other stuff. Great build quality.
    Cons:
    This fan is fast thus it is loud. Can be very difficult to mount to any kind of heatsink, needs long and very thin screws to mo...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Great product but as always could be a little cheaper

    posted by koleski on 09/12/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Great butane lighter, strong flame. Holds a lot of butane. Has a rubber stand. Easy to use after filling it. Quality is good.
    Cons:
    It came empty but I guess that is due to customs regulations and not manufacturer's fault. Rubber stand doesn't fit so well and...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Zip Ties!!!!

    posted by koleski on 09/12/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Build quality is great, no faulty ones in the pack. 15cm length great for use in electronics. Can be used for almost anything that needs zipping up :) Great price, where I am they cost double and these come straight to your house.
    Cons:
    None that I can think of, price and quality are great.
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    The ultimate tool for Opel owners

    posted by koleski on 08/25/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    This is THE tool for diagnosing Opel vehicles. The firmware of the tool is version 1.33 but can easily be upgraded to version 1.39 with the software which is supplied on the disc. This is a multiplexed tool which reads all systems supported by the vehicle. ...
    Cons:
    The "After the firmware upgrade software" on the disc can be a bit difficult to register using the instructions so I ...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Not what I expected

    posted by koleski on 08/25/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    This tool makes it possible to diagnose PC's via parallel port. Simple and easy to use. Good build quality. Can diagnose machines via usb and parallel port so no need to disassemble case. 4 digit display that shows 2 codes at a time.
    Cons:
    Manual is a bit fuzzy. Can be difficult to decipher some of the codes (I understand there's another manual somewhere on the DX ...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 4
    2 DXPoints
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    Good product, could be cheaper

    posted by koleski on 08/25/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    These are great tools for cell phone disassembling. A 7 piece set that would meet almost all needs for a cell phone hobbyist like me. Will disassemble almost any phone out there. Great for housing replacement jobs.
    Cons:
    The tools are brittle. Screwdrivers will last a long time if you don't torture them but the plastic pieces start to deform afte...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 3
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Should be cheaper

    posted by koleski on 08/22/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Simple product, does it's job. Arrived undamaged. can be used for all kings of liquids not just flux. When used with funnel it's ok
    Cons:
    Not so great build quality. Needle wont stay on. the tip is too wide to hold the needle. I actually had to glue the needle so I...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Great tool for VAG and Fiat/Alfa/Lancia

    posted by koleski on 08/22/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Great little tool for diagnosing Vehicles from the VAG group (Volkswagen, Audi, Seat and Skoda) manufactured up to year 2004 with the VAG COM 409.1 software and also Fiat, Alfa and Lancia vehicles manufactured up to 2010 (and newer) with the FiatEcuScan sof...
    Cons:
    Quality is a bit flakey. Software for diagnosing Fiat, Alfa and Lancia not included with the tool but can easily be downloaded ...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Works wonders on BMW cars

    posted by koleski on 08/22/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Extremely helpful tool when diagnosing BMW vehicles. Can do most of the stuff that more expensive diagnostic tools do and is a lot cheaper. Easy to install and work with. Reads all systems on BMW cars without a hitch. Software is straightforward and simple...
    Cons:
    Compared to other diagnostic tools like op-com, vag vcds, elm327, this tool is a bit more expensive then I expected.
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