Posted in 18350 18350x2 18650 EDC Flashlight Flashlights Gadgets P60

Oveready P35 Aluminum Black HA P60 Host Review

I’ve had for a while the new Oveready P35 P60 host in hard anodized aluminum.  This is a host that at its base level supports a single 18350 cell, but with the included extension can run a single 18650, or 18350×2 if a drop-in supports that.  Read on for some thoughts and photos!

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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 10440 AAA EDC Flashlight Flashlights Fun Fund Friday Keychain Nichia 219b Pocket

Reylight Pineapple Mini Flashlight Review

Today I have in for review a light you all knew I’d buy…  It’s the Reylight Pineapple Mini in brass, with Nichia 219b.  It’s great, inexpensive, and supports multiple chemistries.  Read on if you need more convincing!

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Posted in 18350 18650 Flashlights Fun Fund Friday Nichia E21A

Emisar D4V2 Brass with E21A Emitters Flashlight – the Best Light for Weighing Your Pockets Down!

Emisar D4V2 flashlights have become so popular they are currently branded as “the flashlight of r/flashlight.”  Despite this, I have only recently picked one up.  I went for brass (of course) and the Nichia E21A emitter in 4500K temperature.  Read on for thoughts and testing!

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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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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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Posted in Cree XP-L HI EDC Flashlight Flashlights Pocket Ramping

Lumintop FW3C Brass Flashlight Review

Yet another FW series light, yes!  This one’s probably the peak FW body for me, because the brass is spectacular.  Read on for some photos and thoughts!

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Posted in EDC Fun Fund Friday Gadgets Spinner

AlumaFX Clamshell in Copper and Aluminum Fidget Spinner Review

A spinner review!  And a spinner on a Fun Fund Friday?  Yep.  Maybe I’m back into spinners, I’m not sure yet.  Probably not but you can read on to see why. 😀 

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Posted in EDC Flashlights Fun Fund Friday Nichia 219c On-Board Pocket

RovyVon A29 Brass Flashlight Review

Another RovyVon!  This time it’s the brass version, and one I bought for myself.  That’s a testament to the other two from this series I’ve reviewed – the A23 and A28 – I liked them enough to put my own money into a version.  The A29, brass of course.  

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Posted in Cree XP-G2 EDC Flashlights Fun Fund Friday Pocket

Surefire Titan Plus Flashlight Review

I recently snagged this venerable classic by Surefire.  My second Surefire….  This is the Surefire Titan Plus, a coated brass LED light in AAA twisty format.  Read on for thoughts and testing!

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