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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 3
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    Review

    posted by tralewolf on 07/07/2010 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - AA batteries last nearly three times longer than AAA. -Even weight distribution. -Good throw. -The lens assembly removes with just a bayonet mount. It seems to be well water resistant even with no O-ring; the rubberizing creates a light seal where the tw...
    Cons:
    -The main light is very tightly focused so the hotspot is very bright but the spill is not. -There was an O-ring but it was ver...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Nice Headlamp

    posted by tralewolf on 09/12/2009 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - Very bright spot - Good amount of spill - Uses cheap and easy to find 2 AA batteries - Seems to be water resistant, maybe even dunkable. - Rubber click switch is stiff and deep enough so that it won't turn on in your bag but is still easy to activate....
    Cons:
    - Very hard to open the battery compartment. I can do it with my finger but some people may have to use a tool. - Battery latc...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    works

    posted by tralewolf on 09/12/2009 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - It emits in Infra Red. - At 350mA there is just a weak red glow. - Comes on a standard size star for easy mounting into a project or flashlight. - Seems to fit Luxeon and SSC optics. - Good build quality.
    Cons:
    - Only 1 watt - I can see its glow even from the street (I know where to look though).
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 3
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    small and usefull

    posted by tralewolf on 01/25/2009 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - Small, designed for integration into a DIY project - All contacts are clearly labeled - Seems robust - It's colorful!
    Cons:
    - Gets very hot, I measured 160F (74C) peak temp (room temp was 62F). - Doesn't output a full 2 Amps. I measured 1.08Amps outpu...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Great!

    posted by tralewolf on 10/03/2008 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - Very small - Simple to use - connections are labeled on the PCB - Stable 655mA output
    Cons:
    - The LED wires should be black and white/red instead of white and light pink. - The diode gets very hot, too hot to touch. - p...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Very Nice

    posted by tralewolf on 05/11/2008 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - Fine brush for removing dust and hair - Soft pad with buffing compound removes smudges and fingerprints well. - Cheap - Solid construction
    Cons:
    - I haven't found anything I don't like about it. - If anything, the pocket clip isn't very useful.
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 2
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
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    Disposable Hoby Knives

    posted by tralewolf on 05/03/2008 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - Three sizes of handles fit all hand sizes. - Good selection of blades for different tasks - Magnetic strip holds blades securely
    Cons:
    - Blades go dull quickly - The collet is soft plastic and strips easily - You get what you pay for with this one
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
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    The best replacement remote for standard TVs

    posted by tralewolf on 05/03/2008 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - All the buttons work! - Extremely easy to program, just hold the mute button down and wait for it to mute, then it works! - Small - Rubber buttons are easy to push. - Uses easy to find CR2032 battery (included!)
    Cons:
    - Sometimes you have to push a button twice, maybe working angle is narrow. - Be careful not to loose it in the couch!
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Wonderful Pocket Light

    posted by tralewolf on 02/06/2008 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - Very bright and good throw for it's size - Very small, good for keychains - Glass lens - Solid build and machining - O-rings around the lens and body - Spring in battery compartment - Fool-proof, no-fuss operation: twist on, twist off. No navigating thro...
    Cons:
    - One of the two I bought has stiff threads
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Great Puzzle

    posted by tralewolf on 01/14/2008 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    - Fun for fidgety hands - Try to recreate the shapes on the box or make up your own.
    Cons:
    - I had to glue one of the pieces back on
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