Originally Posted by BloodSport
the newer ones are better quality then their first ones, and some people love them.
Personally for $100 more, I would just get a TM.
Some parts are, several key ones are not.
What part of the country are you from? update your profile, might be able to direct to some local options.
southern alberta (calgary)
100$ more might be that piece of mind rather than risking the w.e crapping out i guess. kinda unfortunate, at first glance it looks decent.