Gordon Laing wrote:
PS - and don't forget if customs stop you as you re-enter the UK, you could face about 25% in tax and duty.
This and the warranty issue are the things everyone has to weigh up when buying abroad...
Good point Gordon. You may pay less on the equipment now, but UK Customs are hellbent on making you pay up VAT for the lost revenue. Of course, you could simply lie and say it was with you when you left, or it was a gift or something but I wouldn't recommend it unless it was a smaller item.