Flashlight Modding and DIY Parts

Discuss anything about flashlight modding and designing here, including all types of parts and equipment, such as LED drop-ins, drivers, single LEDs, reflectors, switches, etc.
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Reviews of parts for DIY flashlight mods such as LED drop-ins, drivers, single LEDs, reflectors, switches, etc.
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6166 LED test / review...
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A selection of incredible mods by talented BLF members
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Normal topic BLF A6 XPL 1600LM: Turbo mode damages Led?
by hdw » Thu, 01/02/2020 - 13:54
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307 by BurningPlayd0h
Thu, 01/02/2020 - 22:26
Hot topic Interesting optics thread (Page: 1, 2, 3, 4)
by Agro » Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:29
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4,574 by Jerommel
Thu, 01/02/2020 - 16:56
Normal topic Help with C8+ white flat mod
by dropman » Thu, 01/02/2020 - 13:39
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144 by dropman
Thu, 01/02/2020 - 14:32
Hot topic Guide: how to flash ATtiny13a based drivers (NANJG, QLITE, etc.) with custom firmware (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Hoop » Mon, 12/08/2014 - 14:47
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67,069 by JasonWW
Thu, 01/02/2020 - 01:27
Hot topic Nichia NV4L144/W144 AME/ARE CRI and output testing (Page: 1, 2)
by maukka » Tue, 10/04/2016 - 08:52
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6,938 by SKV89
Wed, 01/01/2020 - 12:23
Normal topic 22mm driver options
by hcanning » Wed, 01/01/2020 - 05:16
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44 by Jerommel
Wed, 01/01/2020 - 05:28
Normal topic Can you recommend a reasonable budget digital microscope?
by The_Fat_Controller » Sun, 12/29/2019 - 07:54
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312 by The_Fat_Controller
Tue, 12/31/2019 - 07:01
Hot topic Seeking advice for how to stack resistors - FX-30 driver mod in Convoy L6 (Page: 1, 2)
by Andyman » Fri, 08/19/2016 - 14:10
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10,800 by JasonWW
Tue, 12/31/2019 - 02:51
Normal topic Where to you get a "glass"/plastic lens for these cheap flashlights with 5mm leds in EU??
by Chatika vas Paus » Mon, 12/30/2019 - 14:40
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Mon, 12/30/2019 - 19:57
Normal topic Quest for strong point light LED
by PeaBee » Mon, 12/30/2019 - 13:56
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Mon, 12/30/2019 - 18:35
Normal topic Tool AA 2.0 replacement switch?
by .CJK. » Mon, 12/30/2019 - 17:21
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Mon, 12/30/2019 - 17:23
Normal topic The Yogurt Lantern
by SammysHP » Fri, 11/22/2019 - 14:01
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Mon, 12/30/2019 - 14:23
Normal topic Convoy Please bring us a large Aspheric host
by The_Fat_Controller » Thu, 12/26/2019 - 12:01
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Mon, 12/30/2019 - 07:35
Normal topic 3.45x3.45 6v led?
by BadgerMilk » Sun, 12/29/2019 - 12:06
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87 by Cereal_killer
Sun, 12/29/2019 - 15:33
Normal topic [Interest check] UVC LED Boost driver for sub 300nm UV LEDs typically around 7V up to 500mA
by Lexel » Fri, 12/27/2019 - 23:06
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139 by Lexel
Sat, 12/28/2019 - 20:45
Normal topic Modder needed: Please Build me a light-Compensation and a few gifts.
by BaronVonEissler » Thu, 12/26/2019 - 19:47
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183 by BaronVonEissler
Sat, 12/28/2019 - 05:34
Hot topic NarsilM - configurable e-switch firmware for Multi channels, new v1.2 BETA (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Tom E » Sun, 05/28/2017 - 12:49
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Fri, 12/27/2019 - 21:38
Normal topic need feedback correction
by glatik » Wed, 12/25/2019 - 02:53
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Wed, 12/25/2019 - 13:43
Hot topic XHP70.2 dedoming pictures and VIDEO added (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by ZozzV6 » Sun, 01/27/2019 - 11:30
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3,760 by id30209
Wed, 12/25/2019 - 04:37
Hot topic New VirEnce MCPCB for E17/E21/119/144/233U (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by clemence » Sat, 11/26/2016 - 03:38
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33,066 by JaredM
Wed, 12/25/2019 - 02:16
Normal topic Best way to dedome XHP70.2.
by Aprilis » Tue, 12/24/2019 - 18:25
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114 by CNCman
Tue, 12/24/2019 - 23:26
Normal topic CF FX17A driver: How to switch modes??
by cornz » Tue, 12/24/2019 - 05:15
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124 by cornz
Tue, 12/24/2019 - 15:42
Hot topic [MOD] Armytek Wizard Pro XHP50 to 4x Nichia E21A (Page: 1, 2)
by clemence » Sun, 11/12/2017 - 18:30
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6,760 by KevinZA1988
Tue, 12/24/2019 - 05:41
Normal topic Good source for 20mm 4-5A driver?
by trailhunter » Mon, 12/23/2019 - 06:32
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211 by trakcon
Mon, 12/23/2019 - 23:25
Normal topic Maglite build
by cr313 » Sun, 12/22/2019 - 14:54
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222 by Photonica
Mon, 12/23/2019 - 16:56
Hot topic Nichia NF2W757GR-V3 [GRV3]
by clemence » Sun, 07/28/2019 - 06:05
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Mon, 12/23/2019 - 13:30
Normal topic Driver questions:
by LuvMyJKU » Sun, 12/22/2019 - 18:13
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Mon, 12/23/2019 - 10:37
Hot topic [Reference] Nichia E17A/E21A (2000K - 6500K, R9050/R9080, color) CCT and tint shots (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by clemence » Sun, 03/24/2019 - 15:50
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7,745 by JaredM
Mon, 12/23/2019 - 02:40
Normal topic Nitecore TIP - Restore threads on plastic
by dts71 » Sun, 12/22/2019 - 05:47
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82 by tempo
Sun, 12/22/2019 - 07:31
Normal topic Olight aux LED mod
by SammysHP » Sat, 12/21/2019 - 09:10
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263 by 71k5
Sun, 12/22/2019 - 06:08
Normal topic Acebeam H40 219b swap not good with alkalines
by John Deez » Sat, 12/21/2019 - 19:59
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Sun, 12/22/2019 - 02:02
Normal topic Boost driver for XPH-35 Hi?
by blitzwing » Sun, 01/28/2018 - 20:14
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Sat, 12/21/2019 - 18:23
Normal topic Biscotti with 2 primaries
by buck91 » Sat, 12/21/2019 - 15:03
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55 by buck91
Sat, 12/21/2019 - 15:03
Normal topic My diy lantern
by lampliter » Thu, 12/19/2019 - 16:57
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122 by f0xx
Thu, 12/19/2019 - 17:33
Hot topic Solarforce Source
by LuvMyJKU » Sun, 12/15/2019 - 22:36
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Thu, 12/19/2019 - 09:03
Hot topic comfychair-inspired quick+cheap+lazy single-sided 17DD FET-driver (poor man's nanjg92) (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by djozz » Sun, 03/01/2015 - 16:28
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Thu, 12/19/2019 - 07:39
Normal topic Help with modification needed - Halogen bulb flaslight (H3 12v 100w) to LED
by el_salvadore » Fri, 12/13/2019 - 03:19
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256 by Sirstinky
Wed, 12/18/2019 - 15:13
Normal topic nanjg 105D - schematic
by Misiek_86 » Wed, 12/18/2019 - 07:39
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171 by moderator007
Wed, 12/18/2019 - 09:55
Hot topic Teaser XML-3 Coming 5A rated
by welight » Tue, 10/15/2019 - 02:53
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1,156 by Jerommel
Wed, 12/18/2019 - 07:55
Hot topic [SALE] FW3A lighted TIR board multicolored with LVP, stabilized or High/low (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by Lexel » Fri, 07/05/2019 - 10:45
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10,345 by Ryley
Wed, 12/18/2019 - 00:22
Hot topic "Optisolis"tm, Nichia starts with ultra-high CRI leds (mid-power currently) (Page: 1, 2, 3)
by djozz » Thu, 02/01/2018 - 07:28
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6,919 by iamlucky13
Tue, 12/17/2019 - 22:30
Normal topic [Review] Acebeam Colored Filters
by RobertB » Fri, 03/31/2017 - 09:46
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Tue, 12/17/2019 - 19:39
Hot topic Osram Ostar S2WN
by Agro » Wed, 08/14/2019 - 16:53
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597 by Firelight2
Tue, 12/17/2019 - 17:19
Hot topic XHP35 HI 3000k look and feel
by Hank33 » Sun, 12/15/2019 - 15:01
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481 by Marc E
Tue, 12/17/2019 - 16:47
Normal topic Fenix HP30 modding ideas
by MoreLumens » Tue, 12/17/2019 - 06:32
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42 by MoreLumens
Tue, 12/17/2019 - 06:33
Hot topic [ GXB172 - 50W Single Cell 17mm Boost Driver! ] (Page: 1, 2, 3Last Page)
by loneoceans » Tue, 02/20/2018 - 05:25
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22,032 by moderator007
Mon, 12/16/2019 - 17:39
Normal topic A17DD-L Drawing Only 2.75a?
by joediese » Fri, 12/06/2019 - 04:24
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266 by joediese
Sun, 12/15/2019 - 16:40
Normal topic XHP 70.2 "scraping the phosphor off the edges of the die"?
by John Deez » Sat, 12/14/2019 - 22:35
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181 by Pip
Sun, 12/15/2019 - 11:46
Normal topic BLF A6 emitter PCB delemna & XHP switch
by Hank33 » Sun, 12/15/2019 - 01:24
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80 by Hank33
Sun, 12/15/2019 - 04:22
Hot topic Which tools - soldering station from scratch (Page: 1, 2)
by amishbill » Tue, 12/10/2019 - 11:49
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Sun, 12/15/2019 - 03:21
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