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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Cheap, does its job, but not very good

    posted by vjalle on 07/19/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Cheap. Batteries perfectly fit. Operation is straightforward. Excellent efficiency and low weight due to the switch-mode power supply.
    Cons:
    Charging current is quite low. I have measured between 200mA and 450mA depending on the charge level, however it says 1A*2 on t...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Very, very sharp

    posted by vjalle on 04/20/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Very sharp and holds the edge much longer than traditional metal knives.
    Cons:
    The blade is a little too thick for fruits, makes more damage than a freshly sharpened, thin blade steel knife. It is said to b...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Very useful tool. Must have.

    posted by vjalle on 04/01/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    -instant spark ignition in a second -easy refill -works fine
    Cons:
    -bad plastics feel flimsy, but works OK -I have two pieces, one of them cannot be shut down, continues to flaming for some seco...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 3
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    Works fine, however not as good as the 5 mode

    posted by vjalle on 04/01/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Solid, reliable, medium power flashlight. Definitely not bad, but there are much better ones even at lower price.
    Cons:
    -Although the specs says there is the same emitter inside, as in the 5 mode version, the brightness and the light color is not ...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
    earned for this post
    Good item, highly recommended

    posted by vjalle on 04/01/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    -high power -quality components inside -small form factor
    Cons:
    -the housing is glued together, not easy to open/reassemble
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 3
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
    earned for this post
    Goot item with some weak points

    posted by vjalle on 04/01/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    -good optical design -good magnification
    Cons:
    -the smaller lens is optically not perfect, there are some failures in it, like the material molded and distorted. Visible only...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
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    My best flashlight so far

    posted by vjalle on 04/01/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    -excellent brightness -excellent battery life (efficient boost converter) -glow in the dark ring and tailcap -natural color, not too bluish light -good light spread -good mechanical build -good modes (however I never use SOS/strobe)
    Cons:
    -too easy to accidentally switch mode -there is no spring at the positive battery terminal -PCB soldering to the house is wea...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 1
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
    earned for this post
    Cheap, does its job, but not very good

    posted by vjalle on 04/01/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    -cheap -easy to open and repair, if something goes wrong -cheap
    Cons:
    Bad build quality. The metal contacts tend to bend, and either make impossible to plug, or do not contact at all. I would not u...
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    • Overall Rating: 5
    • Price: 4
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
    earned for this post
    Good item, highly recommended

    posted by vjalle on 04/01/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    -beautiful design -good materials -good build quality -high power
    Cons:
    Cannot be refilled without removing the water tank (or are all of the humidifiers the same?) Only chinese manual. There is a li...
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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 4
    • Usefulness: 3
    2 DXPoints
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    Not a toy!

    posted by vjalle on 01/03/2011 Certified Owner

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

    Pros:
    Good build quality. Very high power. It immediately burned my anti-static desk mat and every dark things. Dangerous tool! I'm going to sell mine immediately because I'm scared of it.
    Cons:
    Rare and expensive battery. Too simple, bad efficiency and stability driver circuit. Laser power strongly depends on battery vo...
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