Posted in Chargers EDC Powerbank

XTAR PB2C Charger / Powerbank Review

There’s a new version of the convenient XTAR powerbank/charger.  It’s the PB2C, and adds USB-C charging.  Also relevant is what it takes away – cost.  This one is inexpensive!

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Posted in Chargers Flashlights Luminus SST-20 On-Board Powerbank

Acebeam EC35 II Flashlight Review

Here’s a new and special Acebeam.  New because it’s a Gen II of the EC35, and special because it’s a version only available at killzoneflashlights.com!  Read on to see what makes it special.

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Posted in Flashlights Fun Fund Friday Samsung LH351D

Wuben TO50R HC Flashlight Review

This is the Wuben TO50R, which started on BLF as “The Flashlight.”  It claimed at the time 2500 lumens (bumped to 2800 now), high CRI, on-board charging, a cell included, and can be used as a powerbank, too.  

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Posted in Chargers EDC Gadgets Powerbank

Nitecore F4 Powerbank/Charger Review

I heard about this new Nitecore powerbank/charger a while back, and finally have one in my hands.  Well not right now; I’m typing right now.  Who can hold a powerbank and type at the same time?  

Anyway, I wanted to give this one a test, and the nice people over at Illumn sent this one for me to play around with.  Read on for some thoughts!

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Adeaska VC4 Plus Charger Review

Here’s a random charger that BangGood dropped in the latest package to me.  I didn’t know anything about it but it claims pretty fast charging over all 4 bays, so let’s see how it work!

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Posted in Chargers EDC Gadgets Lantern On-Board Pocket Powerbank Unspecified

Nitecore LC10 Lantern/Charger Review

There’s another entry in the …. let’s call it the “USB dongle charger” list.  This is the Nitecore LC10, which is similar to other dongle chargers, but adds a few new features!  There’s an in-line lantern, and the poles are reversible on this charger.  Read on for more!

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Posted in Chargers Gadgets On-Board Powerbank

XTAR PB2 Charger / Powerbank Review

I reached out to Xtar regarding a couple of their chargers.  Particularly the PB2, their newest charger/powerbank.  Looks awesome on paper!  They also sent over a Dragon, which I’ll have some thoughts on later.  For now, the PB2.

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ISDT C4 NiMH/Li-Ion Charger Review

I had seen this charger randomly around the internet and it looks so fancy.  I like fancy stuff.  It also looks like a very capable charger.  Here’s my review of it.  I’ll say up front (and this might be the best place, too) that this charger is is advanced enough that my typical charger-tester setup.  What I mean by that is the resistance in my usual setup got sensed by the charger and prevented higher current charging.

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Posted in Chargers Gadgets

Nitecore V2 Charger Review

I was on a long driving trip a while back and fighting for access to USB ports.  All while wanting to be able to charge 18650 cells (because I was using those cells in my Nitecore F2 for charging devices).  Now Nitecore comes out with the perfect product?  I’m pleased to have one from Nitecore Store for review! Read on, and hope you enjoy!

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Sunwalk SW5505U Solar Panel with USB out Review

I’ve asked for a solar panel from GearBest for a long while now, because I think that’s something my main people (flashlight people) might be interested in.  GearBest obliged my repeated requests wish this small panel, and it’s quenched my curiosity for a little while.  Read on to see how this panel performs!

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Posted in Chargers Cree XHP70 EDC Flashlights Gadgets On-Board Thrower Wall o' Light

Lumintop SD75 Flashlight Review

Today I’m reviewing a light that isn’t even a new light.  I asked for it, and GearBest provided.  I have liked the looks and specs of this light for a while and I’m pleased to have one on hand to test.  Let’s see if it stands up to my expectations.  

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Posted in Chargers EDC Gadgets Powerbank

Folomov A1 Single Cell Charger Review

There’s a new charger brand on the markets, being carried by the fine gentlemen at Illumn.com.  So far I believe there are three models, the A1, A2, and A4.  The A1 is what we’ll be seeing here (I have the A4 also, look for the review soon).  

The A1 is a very interesting little cable/magnet charger, which doubles as a powerbank.  Read on for more!

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Nitecore SC4 4-Bay Charger Review

A new 4-bay charger by Nitecore!  My main and most-used charger is a Nitecore (d4), which I’m very satisfied with.  I was hoping this would be a replacement/upgrade to my old d4; let’s see how it fares!

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Liitokala Lii-500 Charger Review

A charger you say?! On this site!?? Sure, I love a good charger. And this is a good charger! Read on!

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