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Armytek Zippy Keychain Flashlight Review

Today I have a little keychain light from Armytek.  This is the Zippy, and I have the “Extended Kit” – see what that means later.  It’s a tiny thing!  Great for keychains but probably better as a reading headlamp.  Read on for some testing!

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Posted in EDC Gadgets Keychain

Nitecore NSH10 Keychain Carabiner Review

Along with a light Nitecore sent recently, they sent this little NSH10 – a keychain carabiner with a couple of extra and unusual features.  Read on for more!

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Posted in EDC Flashlights Keychain Nichia 219c

RovyVon A8x Keychain Flashlight Review

Here’s one of the newer RovyVon lights – the A8x.  It’s an updated version of their keychain series.  Read on for some testing and thoughts!

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Posted in Flashlights Gadgets Keychain Pocket Unspecified

Rover Camel Ta6132 Keychain Flashlight Review

There’s a new titanium keychain light on the market, by a brand you probably haven’t heard of.  This is the Rover Camel Ta6132, and it’s a pretty well featured little light, that also happens to be keychain size.  Read on for some testing and thoughts!

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Posted in Flashlights Keychain On-Board Pocket Ramping Unspecified

Nitecore TUBE 2.0 Keychain Flashlight Review

Here’s a version 2 light by Nitecore, where I have surprisingly never reviewed the first version.  It’s the TUBE2.0; a slim keychain light, with a bare 5mm emitter and ramping.  Read on for some testing!

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Posted in Flashlights Keychain Osram P8 Pocket

Nitecore TIKI Keychain Flashlight Review

What can I say about the TIKI that I haven’t already said about the RovyVon Aurora series.  We should get this discussion out of the way at the start:  version one of the Aurora, which was released maybe a year and a half ago, and this TIKI/TIKI LE are basically the same.  I asked Nitecore about this specifically, and they declined to respond.  I asked RovyVon about this specifically and they were very clear that this was in no way whatsoever a collaboration in any format.

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Posted in EDC Flashlights Keychain Nichia 219c On-Board Pocket

RovyVon A3x Flashlight Review

RovyVon has released an update to their very popular Aurora A2/A3 series of lights.  RovyVon sent over an updated A3 light – the A3x.  This is as much a new light as it is an update, but addresses issues raised from the initial release.  Have a look, and see if the improvements are compelling!

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Nitecore TIP2 Keychain Flashlight Review

This is the new Nitecore TIP2, a neat little dual emitter, built-in cell keychain light!  Read on for photos and thoughts!

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Posted in Cree XP-G3 Flashlights Gadgets Keychain On-Board Pocket

Rofis TC1 Keychain Flashlight Review

I have a fairly long history of liking lights by Rofis.  [Here are some other reviews.]  This is a new little light by Rofis, which uses a built in 10180 cell, has on-board charging, and a very unusual switch.  It looks like it might be something else but ultimately it’s just a capacitive switch.  Read on for more thoughts and info!

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Posted in EDC Gadgets Knives

Ganzo F7551-CF Axis Lock Folding Knife Review

When I saw this one I immediately wanted one.  I love cleavers, I love carbon fiber, and the overall design of this one just drew me in.  GearBest sent one over – this is the Ganzo F7551-CF!

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Posted in Chargers Cree XP-G2 EDC Flashlights Gadgets On-Board Pocket

Ultratac K18 Mini Brass Keychain Flashlight Review

I, like everyone else, recently reviewed the Ultratac A1.  When I agreed to that one, I also asked for this light, the Ultratac K18 Mini Brass.  Mike at Ultratac agreed, and here’s my review of this tiny little light!

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Maratac PCL Brass Keychain Flashlight Review

Everyone probably knows by now I enjoy brass lights.  All kinds, all sizes…. I recently acquired the Maratac PCL in Brass.  I don’t like these as keychain lights, but they’re fun lights to keep around.  They call it the Personal Carry Light, and here are my thoughts!

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Olight Ion Keychain Flashlight Review

Olight recently released a 10 Year Anniversary light.  I don’t imagine this will become a normal production light, and as such that’s how I’ll evaluate it.  It’s an unusual keychain light, with glass front and back, an integrated cell, and on-board charging.  It’s the Olight Ion, and here are my thoughts!

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MecArmy SGN7 Keychain Flashlight Review

Seems that I’ve been on a keychain light kick lately, and here’s another one!  Well, in some sense, anyway.  This is more of a rectangular light with unusual features….   Also my first MecArmy light in basically forever (the other being the PT16, which I really liked.)  Read on for more info and thoughts about this MecArmy SGN7!

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Posted in Cree XP-G2 EDC Flashlights Gadgets On-Board Pocket

Nitecore TINI Keychain Flashlight Review

I’ve liked the other tiny plastic Nitecores (Tip, Tube, Thumb), but when the TINI was announced, I knew it was the one for me.  I’m happy to have this blue TINI, and run it through some testing.  

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Nitecore TIP SS Tropical Keychain Flashlight Review.

Nitecore seems to love the TIP series of lights.  They’ve released a stainless steel version, and sent one out for me to review.  I happen to like stainless lights, so I already kind of liked it from the start.

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Nitecore TIP2017 Keychain Light Review

An update to the Nitecore Tip! This time with a Clip!

This one’s called the Tip2017.

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DQG Fairy Flashlight Review

After an ongoing discussion here about the smallest 18650 light available, I talked Kathy at GearBest into sending one of those DQG Tiny 18650 lights. At the same time, she included the DQG Fairy. I’ve reviewed a similar light before – the CooYoo Quantum. These are fun little lights, but let’s put it through some paces to see how it looks.

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