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Acebeam H17 with Nichia 219c Headlamp Review

Today I have a neat little light by Acebeam – it’s a triple emitter 18350 headlamp!  Mine’s Nichia 219c – read on for some testing and thoughts!

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RovyVon Aurora A24Ti Titanium Keychain Flashlight Review

RovyVon reached out recently and offered to send this A24Ti over for review.  I’m a pretty big fan of the Aurora series so I was excited to test this titanium version!  It’s slightly updated from the previous similar lights I have like this, so read on!

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That PWM Reference Light… the Ultrafire WF-602C.

In every review I make for the last …. two years or so, I have included data on PWM.  Not once have I featured or even shown the reference light I use for bad PWM.

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Civivi Elementum C907R G10 in Orange Knife Review

Civivi knives seem to be all the rage lately (at least, that’s all that’s hitting my radar!).  I couldn’t resist this orange G10 version, and I love a flipper.  So I grabbed this one, and thought some photos were in order.

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Posted in Chargers EDC Flashlights Luminus SST-40 On-Board Pocket Tactical Weapon

Olight Warrior Mini Flashlight Review

Olight has capitalized on the popularity of their 2-stage switch from the M2R Warrior Pro by dropping it into a Baton sized light.  They have just released the Warrior Mini, a dual switch 18650 light.  Read on for some testing and thoughts!

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Posted in EDC Flashlight Flashlights Nichia 219c Pocket Wall o' Light

Hanko Machine Works Total Tesseract Trident in Brass Flashlight – An Update!

Here’s a tiny (read: major) update to my Hanko Machine Works (HWM) Trident flashlight review.  

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MechForce Mechtorch Gen2 Flashlight Review

MechForce has updated their extremely popular MechTorch.  The light is still a Nichia 219c titanium triple emitter flashlight with Dr. Jones h17f, but some important changes have been made!  Read on to see what the light looks like now.

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YLP Panda 2M CRI Flashlight Review

Here’s another Yarkiy Luch (YLP) flashlight – a headlamp actually, which offers high CRI in a warm temperature, and a dual switch interface.  It’s a neat little light; read on for some thoughts and testing!

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Posted in EDC Flashlights Lantern On-Board

XTAR RC2-200 Lantern / Flashlight Review

XTAR has updated one of their fun little “handheld lantern” type lights, and I have one in for testing!  It’s the RC2-200, and offers two white modes, RGB, and even some disco modes too!  Read on for some thoughts and testing.

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Posted in EDC Flashlight Flashlights Fun Fund Friday Gadgets Nichia 219c Pocket

Hanko Machine Works Total Tesseract Trident in Brass Flashlight Review

Today I have an unusual light in for review.  One I purchased myself, with the intention of just enjoying.  But in reality there isn’t much testing or reviewing out there on these, so …. why not a Fun Fund Friday review!  This is the Hanko Machine Works (HMW, or just “Hanko”) Trident “Total Tesseract” in brass.

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