Tag Archive: lithium ion

Jun 24 2011

Review: Princeton Tec’s Apex Pro

Princeton Tec's Apex Pro. Not a lightweight, but a headlamp with substance, longevity, and power!

Princeton Tec’s Apex Pro has been my headlamp of choice for the past five years. It hasn’t been an unblemished record, but the pros continue to outweigh the cons. Nary a day goes by that I don’t use it, whether taking the dog for a walk after dark, hunting for a dropped widget in the …

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Dec 15 2010

Review: Pieps 30° Plus inclinometer

Fast and easy angle measurement for $100

If you have reason to measure slope angles accurately, you would be hard pressed to beat the convenience of Pieps 30° PLUS. It’s a small, light device that measures slope angle in any orientation quickly and accurately. How does it work? With some electronic wizardry on a chip that measures gravitational acceleration in three axes. …

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