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Very nice.

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could someone decipher the logo and post a link to the gent making our dreams …. thanks

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could someone decipher the logo and post a link to the gent making our dreams …. thanks

Deadwood Custom Works, found on FB and IG. He also sells thru Recon 1 website.

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Actually not too far off the design, but there is a gent making your dreams sorta…


That is absolutely beautiful!! Thank you for sharing… Thumbs Up

Can you share a link.

Where you from in SWFL?? I have friends in Bonita Springs, Cedar Key, Largo, & Venice.
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Edit: Just saw the info on that light, thanks.

Edit #2: Here is a link to the DEADWOOD CUSTOM WORKS flashlights sold on Recon 1.

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Maybe the FW3U should be changed to the FW3DU? Just for cost savings.
Raw uranium is way more $$$ than depleted uranium.

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Maybe the FW3U should be changed to the FW3DU? Just for cost savings.
Raw uranium is way more $$$ than depleted uranium.
Ok if we just add that one?? To keep our options open you know…. Big Smile

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I would be down for one LH351D

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FW3CF…… Carbon Fiber.
FW3BF…… Buckyfiber.

Lurking flashaholic, Ive bought all my flashlights through lurking here, BLF A6, Sofirn C8F, Soforn Q8, Emisar D4, and a few not so budget lights but I mod them all the same! Been waiting for the FW3A to come out for years now.......

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teacher wrote:
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Maybe the FW3U should be changed to the FW3DU? Just for cost savings. Raw uranium is way more $$$ than depleted uranium.
Ok if we just add that one?? To keep our options open you know…. Big Smile

I was kinda thinkin it’d be better for health and safety reasons too but didn’t want to seem like sissy girl making suggestions like that.

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Cereal_killer wrote:
teacher wrote:
Cereal_killer wrote:
Maybe the FW3U should be changed to the FW3DU? Just for cost savings.
Raw uranium is way more $$$ than depleted uranium.
Ok if we just add that one?? To keep our options open you know…. Big Smile
I was kinda thinkin it’d be better for health and safety reasons too but didn’t want to seem like sissy girl making suggestions like that.
I understand completely, I think it was a great suggestion!! A manly suggestion even…. Wink

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teacher wrote:
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Actually not too far off the design, but there is a gent making your dreams sorta…

That is absolutely beautiful!! Thank you for sharing… Thumbs Up

Can you share a link.

Where you from in SWFL?? I have friends in Bonita Springs, Cedar Key, Largo, & Venice.
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Edit: Just saw the info on that light, thanks.

Edit #2: Here is a link to the DEADWOOD CUSTOM WORKS flashlights sold on Recon 1.

Ft.Myers, but inland, amongst orange groves and sugar cane.

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Yeah, nice, until your doughter grabs your light out of your hand and drops it.
My advice, carry a cheap alternative which may be dropped and not borrow your brand new light Facepalm

  BLF

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Updated Model List for the FW3_ Series flashlight. *Wish List that is*.
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FW3BF = Buckyfiber
FW3BR = Brass
FW3BZ = Bronze
FW3C = Copper
FW3CF = Carbon Fiber
FW3D = Damascus
FW3G = Gold
FW3I = Cast Iron
FW3L = Lead
FW3M = Mokume
FW3N = Naked
FW3P = Platinum
FW3S = Stainless
FW3SS = Sterling Silver
FW3T = Titanium
FW3U R = Uranium – Raw (might need a safety warning on this one… Wink )
FW3U D = Uranium – Depleted
FW3W = Wood
FW3XX = Cheap fake/knockoff copy of FW3A. Key word is ‘cheap’.

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Special Order / Ready for Purchase _In your dreams_. Wink

  • FW3UN = Unoptainium

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Ft.Myers, but inland, amongst orange groves and sugar cane.
That sounds great to me… Thumbs Up . One of my friends sons lives around Felda, he loves it.
Take care. Smile

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teacher wrote:
Cereal_killer wrote:
Maybe the FW3U should be changed to the FW3DU? Just for cost savings.
Raw uranium is way more $$$ than depleted uranium.
Ok if we just add that one?? To keep our options open you know…. Big Smile
So you have to register your flashlight with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission? Evil And each one comes with instructions to only purchase if you don’t plan to have any more children. Cool
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Updated Model List for the FW3_ Series flashlight. *Wish List that is*. . FW3B = Brass FW3BF = Buckyfiber FW3C = Copper FW3CF = Carbon Fiber FW3D = Damascus FW3G = Gold FW3I = Cast Iron FW3M = Mokume FW3N = Naked FW3P = Platinum FW3S = Stainless FW3SS = Sterling Silver FW3T = Titanium FW3U R = Uranium – Raw (might need a safety warning on this one… Wink ) FW3U D = Uranium – Depleted FW3W = Wood

I would do BR for brass, and throw a BZ in the there for some Bronze love.

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Yeah, nice, until your daughter grabs your light out of your hand and drops it.
My advice, carry a cheap alternative which may be dropped and not borrow your brand new light Facepalm

Yup, and that’s another appeal of the FW3XX.
I just read about a gent who lost his $$$ Pele in a ball pit at Chuck E Cheese.

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I would do BR for brass, and throw a BZ in the there for some Bronze love.
Done. Thumbs Up . List above Up Dated. Smile

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Rat_Racer wrote:
Yokiamy wrote:

Yeah, nice, until your daughter grabs your light out of your hand and drops it.
My advice, carry a cheap alternative which may be dropped and not borrow your brand new light Facepalm

Yup, and that’s another appeal of the FW3XX.
I just read about a gent who lost his $$$ Pele in a ball pit at Chuck E Cheese.
“Appeal” heard! FW3XX added to list. Thumbs Up

You never know how a horse will pull until you hook him up to a heavy load./"Bear" Bryant 

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Is the cast iron version ready to order yet? FW3I

At the moment there us only the FW3U, made from Unoptainium.

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Wouldn’t a cast-iron light rust rather than gaining a patina?

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Is the cast iron version ready to order yet? FW3I

At the moment there us only the FW3U, made from Unoptainium.

LOL ! Big Smile

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Can we add a FW3L = Lead

Perfect companion to the FW3U r, perhaps a BOGO

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“Appeal” heard! FW3XX added to list. Thumbs Up

Whoa, wait! The “XX” is the whatever flavor indicator insertion you have, not a cheap knockoff. Like they do for 2×700 battery size listings.
The “appeal” part, is the less sting of the pocket for replacement of losing or damage, compared to the price tag and lottery luck needed for those high end lights.

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could someone decipher the logo and post a link to the gent making our dreams …. thanks

Deadwood Custom Works, found on FB and IG. He also sells thru Recon 1 website.

teacher wrote:
Here is a link to the DEADWOOD CUSTOM WORKS flashlights sold on Recon 1.

Interesting. It runs a version of Bistro, modified so the 7135 channel drives color emitters separately from the FET channel, which drives white emitters. In practice, it’s basically Bistro except the lowest mode or two is a color instead of white. I should probably contact Recon1/Deadwood to let them know how free software works, since they don’t appear to be following the license terms (need to provide source code, or at least a link to it). This is pretty normal for anyone who is new to this sort of thing though, and I have a fill-in-the-blanks letter I can send about it.

Okay, sent. I hope the sales address gets to the right person.

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Added to list….

  • FW3UN = Unoptainium
  • FW3L = Lead

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Interesting. It runs a version of Bistro, modified so the 7135 channel drives color emitters separately from the FET channel, which drives white emitters. In practice, it’s basically Bistro except the lowest mode or two is a color instead of white. I should probably contact Recon1/Deadwood to let them know how free software works, since they don’t appear to be following the license terms (need to provide source code, or at least a link to it). This is pretty normal for anyone who is new to this sort of thing though, and I have a fill-in-the-blanks letter I can send about it.

Okay, sent. I hope the sales address gets to the right person.

The driver is the CWF Dragon driver from Charles Wiggins.

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“Appeal” heard! FW3XX added to list. Thumbs Up
Whoa, wait! The “XX” is the whatever flavor indicator insertion you have, not a cheap knockoff. Like they do for 2×700 battery size listings.
The “appeal” part, is the less sting of the pocket for replacement of losing or damage, compared to the price tag and lottery luck needed for those high end lights.
Ooops, my bad! I screwed that one up. Facepalm

No problem though, it can be easily fixed. Wink
Fill in the blank below & I’ll edit… THE LIST. Big Smile

FW3XX = ___@“blank”@___

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I’d like to cancel my last 2.

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The driver is the CWF driver from Charles Wiggins.

She’s talking about the firmware, not the driver

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