Posted in 14500 AA (Alkaline) AA (NiMH) EDC Flashlight Flashlights Luminus SST-20 Pocket

Skilhunt E2A 14500/AA EDC Flashlight Review

Skilhunt has released the E2A, an EDC flashlight which can run on both 14500 and AA cells! Offered in three emitter options, too! Read on!

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Posted in 14500 18350 18650 AA (Alkaline) AA (NiMH) EDC Flashlight Flashlights Gadgets Headlamp Keychain Lantern Pocket Ramping Tactical Thrower Wall o' Light

Holiday Flashlight Guide 2020 – You Should Buy These!

I hope 2020 has been a great year for you!  It’s been a great gear year, that’s for certain.  Notably we got a redesigned TorchLAB BOSS, with many advancements there.  We also saw more widespread acceptance of USB-C charging, and emitters like the Samsung LH351d helped us have the best of many good aspects a flashlight can offer.

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Posted in 14500 AA (Alkaline) AA (NiMH) EDC Flashlight Flashlights Keychain Osram Pursa1 Pocket

Lumintop EDC AA Flashlight Review

There’s a new AA light on the market, and fortunately it’s quite versatile – it supports AA (Alkaline/NiMH) and 14500 as well!  It’s the Lumintop EDC AA, a relatively simple light with a mechanical clicky tail switch.

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Posted in Chargers EDC Powerbank

XTAR BC4 Charger Preview

I have thad this BC4 charger from XTAR for a while now and I’ve not figured out a good way to test it.  I’ve used it here and there and I have an opinion about it, but all without any graphs.  If you’re interested in that, read on!

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Posted in EDC Flashlight Flashlights Keychain Osram Pocket

Olight i5T EOS Flashlight Review

Today I have in my hands a light from a brandI haven’t reviewed in a while – Olight!  This is the i5T EOS, an AA tactical two-mode light.  Read on for some testing and thoughts!

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Posted in Cree XP-L HD EDC Flashlights Pocket

Lumintop Tool AA2.0 Ti Flashlight Review

Lumintop is now offering an updated version of the ever-popular Tool AA light – the 2.0 version is made of titanium, and offers some neat features!  Read on!

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Posted in Cree XP-L HD EDC Flashlights Pocket

Thrunite T10T V2 CutleryLover Flashlight Review

The Thrunite T10T has been a popular light if for nothing else than just as a good conversation piece.  It’s a titanium AA/14500 light with a side e-switch.  Youtube personality cutlerylover worked with Thrunite to make a titanium version of the venerable T10 v2, and thus we have this T10T V2 cutlerylover.  Read on for thoughts and testing!

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Posted in Cell Testing Chargers

Nanfu Tenavolt Lithium Ion AA Cell Review

The users over at https://www.reddit.com/r/AAMasterRace/ recently got some traffic from the Nanfu guys.  Since I do some cell testing, I agreed to test these Nanfu Tenavolts.  They’re AA sized lithium ion cells, which are bucked down to the more common 1.5V for AA NiMH or alkaline cells.  The claims these make aren’t trivial, so I was interested to test them.  

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Posted in Chargers Cree XP-L2 EDC Flashlights On-Board Pocket

Skilhunt M150 Flashlight Review

I have a long history of enjoying Skilhunt lights.  In particular the UI but I also loved so many of the iterations of the H03…  This is a new 14500 light which boasts on-board charging, includes a cell, and also works with NiMH.  Read on for more testing!

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Posted in Cree XP-G2 EDC Flashlights Lantern

Nitecore LA10 Lantern/Flashlight Review

Today I have in for review another Nitecore, but from an unusual source.  This one’s from Banggood.  This is one of those lipstick lantern style lights, and accepts AA sized cells.

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