(prototype) the GT Mini

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(prototype) the GT Mini

Hello my dear friends!

today i received a nice prototype, the:

MiniGT 

XP-L HI, smooth reflector, AR coated lens

red LED under switch seems dim in daylight

my daughter now also has a GT Wink

now also your kid can carry a GT

spot is tiny (i was told they meassured 135kcd)

Mini GT vs BLF GT

on turbo XHP35 wins Wink



this is the correct manual:
http://pballandmore.com/Download/2018/GTmini_user_manual_V5.pdf

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name:  MiniGT
LED:  Cree XP-L HI
Lumen:   1250 (measured)
Lux:  135kcd
cell:
 18650 (18350 with optional tube)
Driver:  tba
UI:  Narsil 1.2
reflector:
 smooth, 43mm inner  diameter / 40mm depth
lens:  AR coated
Head diameter:  50mm
total length:  132 mm
manufacturer:  Lumintop
   
price:  US$ 39.95


draws 3.5A on max ramp / 4.5A on Turbo
measured 1250 Lumen (CB, compared with C8s @900Lm and D1 @1200 Lm)
measured 145000 cd (@3m compared to C8s / acebeam L16 / Imalent RT35 / Emisar D1) 

 

aaand some pictures:

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What does it use, a 26650?

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Did someone restyle an Emisar D1S?

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RobertB wrote:
What does it use, a 26650?


18650

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i launched my new blog - all deals for members without MAP B$ Wink

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reminds somewhat of the astrolux C8…

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The form factor, reflector size and throw is all nothing special (not like the GT that created a whole new class), but in this fairly crowded niche I like the design very much and it is fun that they followed the GT styling in detail. And of course the user interface is un-beatable!

Does it have the tripod mount?

The pic with your daughter is un-beatable too Thumbs UpSmile

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M4D M4X wrote:

RobertB wrote:
What does it use, a 26650?


18650
That’s a bummer.
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They should at least gone for 21700

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I assume the "Mini" idea did not allow that

also price wise a 18650 is a good decision - many people have them already. 

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Anyway they could double the head size? That could be the mini gt and this one can be the micro gt

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Oh yes, as a GT owner I’ll be wanting one Thumbs Up

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I like it, interested, please let me know when this is playing out.

Thanks. Big Smile

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I was wanting a Emisar D1S also but will wait for the Mini GT (wouldn’t mind a regular BLF GT)…

Maybe next year.

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Hi Martin..

I hate to say it but I love that one, very nice.. Smile
Does it also come with an extra short 18350 tube just to match up its bigger brother/sister !? (long and short tube)

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2 please

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I did some measuring. The reflector opening seems 53mm to me, and the quality of the reflector looks very nice. With a XP-L hi at 4.5A it should throw better, more like 180 kcd.

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Interested!! One for me please. Love

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Has the Mini also NarsilM as user interface?

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Interested in one do we have a price point?

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Definitely interested. Sure it’s nothing really special, but the styling like our GT’s is very neat.

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Very cool! I gotta have one TWO. Big Smile

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