I am hoping they would send it as a gift and the customs would not look at it closely.
But payament of the VAT is clear problem and import more than one would mean import tax and VAT.
Maybe not worth the effort.
Tricky situation, there are several items I would like from China at similar price but wouldn't like to get stung (I've heard a few horror stories). I wanted a Lattice programming cable (just over £15) but I fear I would end up paying more than UK cost of new LatticeXP2 Brevia 2 Development Kit (£36).
Back to subject thread.... RGB converter would have made nice project.