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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Optimal EDC for world travel

    posted by thebiggestmac on 03/06/2014 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Legendary Victorinox quality, usefullness. It has fixable main blade of adequate length and strength. Since it is Victorinox, police does not pay attention. Very light. Good can opener (i prefer Victorinox style openers).
    Cons:
    Lack of Philips screwdriver and saw/file. There are Victorinox models with these features, but unfortunately they are not prese...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Good, but not perfect

    posted by thebiggestmac on 06/20/2013 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    It is rather cheap and sturdy. Good backlight (including staying on/off control). Real 100KHz measurements, with <0.3V voltage, It works!
    Cons:
    Testing leads are crap, especially silicone crocodile covers, ought to be replaced (at least covers, which are very slippy). D...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    wonderful instrument

    posted by thebiggestmac on 05/23/2013 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Very-well designed instrument. Fluke-like case, very sturdy, build quality of outer shell, bumper and case is excellent. Adequate leads. Automatic fuse on universal input. Function selector feels very good. What distinguishes it from another classmates are ...
    Cons:
    No manual ranges, only auto (rather minor for this class of instruments). Useless data-hold - max/min would be much more useful...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 4
    2 DXPoints
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    Good for money

    posted by thebiggestmac on 10/17/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    cast stainless steel, rather good appearance, good links, no Omega markings, heavy. Brushed (not polished). Fits many Pilot watches. 20mm lug size. Adequate length for my thick hand.
    Cons:
    Weak watch pin attachment part - only single welding point, improper size and design - must use pliers to attach. Clasp could b...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Stailess stell solid cast 20-mm strap

    posted by thebiggestmac on 09/21/2012 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Low cost, real cast steel, good look. It really looks like $100 bracelet. Mine came without Omega Professional markings, and I like it, since I do not use faux.
    Cons:
    Lug attachment is of poor design and quality. It has only two teeth in the center, which are only points of contact with pin. ...
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