Rubberized coating becomes horribly sticky through exposure to sun
Boetheus Prettypenny, Amazon
6 October 2014
Summary: I'm writing this about four years after buying an Elan II through Amazon. A truly massive problem with this radio is the rubberized coating. Although there's no warning whatsover about this in the manual, exposure to even moderate sunlight causes the coating to take on a glazed appearance and, far,...
Summary: If I wanted another medium size dab radio I would still buy this one but there are a few niggles: people have commented that it is bass heavy and i would agree with that. To some extent one can compensate using the bass/treble settings. If you use the aux input e.g.
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