If you lost all your lights, what would you buy first?

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If you lost all your lights, what would you buy first?

If a situation happened where you had to start over, what would you buy before anything else? For me it would be my most used light and the one I edc at work. First to be replaced would be my Pelican 1920.

I could actually be happy with just this one light if I needed to choose only one. It is slim and small enough to carry anywhere and bright enough for most of my needs. Quality is good and it works all the time with no multiple modes or messing around. Forward clicky, one mode, uses AAAs and has a pocket clip. Runtime is good and my Eneloops keep it running constantly for next to nothing.

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Some tissues. Silly But seriously probably a DRY and another Marsfire STL-V2. The rest of my favorites are irreplaceable. (Custom lights) 

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Ultrafire C303
20 bucks at Manafont, small 18650 XP-G R5, lovely textured finish, sounds good too..

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A solarforce L2i if I could find one, L2p if i couldnt, and the components for a p60.

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Zebralight SC600w. I love that light and I don’t think there is another light on the planet that could replace it.

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VFMaddict wrote:
A well driven C8 XM-L. The best all-rounder there is.

This .

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Solarforce L2P and a 3A NW drop-in from IO.

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Speedsix wrote:
If a situation happened where you had to start over, what would you buy before anything else? For me it would be my most used light and the one I edc at work. First to be replaced would be my Pelican 1920.

I could actually be happy with just this one light if I needed to choose only one. It is slim and small enough to carry anywhere and bright enough for most of my needs. Quality is good and it works all the time with no multiple modes or messing around. Forward clicky, one mode, uses AAAs and has a pocket clip. Runtime is good and my Eneloops keep it running constantly for next to nothing.

Do you like the Peilican 1920 more than the Streamlight Stylus Pro? I really like my Stylus Pro and even ordered qty=2 as spares in black, which I admit wasnt the best thing to do if I find out the 1920 is a better light.

The 1920s like really nice, can you pls comment. I really like the 2xAAA pen light form factor. Easy to replace batteries (eneloops), slim like a pen, nice clip (I love lights with clips), and long battery life.

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OK If I lost all of my Flashlights.

I really love this, I will get it ASAP.
Multipurpose flashlight, no charger need.

Aluminium Alloy T6 Flashlight with Dual USB Portable Charger

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Pok wrote:
OK If I lost all of my Flashlights. I really love this, I will get it ASAP. Multipurpose flashlight, no charger need. "Aluminium Alloy T6 Flashlight with Dual USB Portable Charger (3x18650)":http://www.kaidomain.com/product/details.S020383 !http://manager.kaidomain.com/UploadFiles/634755899447060000.jpg![/quote]

I've been thinking about getting that light, how well does it throw? 

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A notepad, so I would write the location of all my lights.

Forgive the smartass answer; it’s my birthday tomorrow, and I really do have to write everything in a notepad. Wait a minute…I don’t see in the notepad it’s my birthday tomorrow.

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scaru wrote:

Pok wrote:
OK If I lost all of my Flashlights. I really love this, I will get it ASAP. Multipurpose flashlight, no charger need. Aluminium Alloy T6 Flashlight with Dual USB Portable Charger !http://manager.kaidomain.com/UploadFiles/634755899447060000.jpg!

I’ve been thinking about getting that light, how well does it throw? 

Find Richie086’review and my quick review.

For beam profile, You can see clearly 3 layers of spot corona and spill.

Throw : 19360 cd.

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TK41, if I only had one light that would be it.
Caveman would be a close 2nd.

Rats, finally sold my 2010 509hp Mustang...now I can buy more lights!

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Did I lose my batteries too?

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A Thrunite TN30 T6 neutral would be first.

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I have thought about this many times, and I’d re-buy maybe 3 to 5. Maybe 7 even. First would be a Sipik (multiple mode, this time), then maybe a C8, and a V3 or STL-V2 for throw, and then an HD2010. I’d be set with just those, but I may add a T70 as well.

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Another vote for zebralight sc600w. Favorite light purchase ever. I haven’t felt an urge to buy another light since I got it. It’s the best edc and all purpose light ever.

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Aside from a couple anger management sessions I would get a v10r ti,it's my favorite edc and very versatile as power is concerned and tough as nails.

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great question … with the knowledge I have now after a few years, WHAT would I purchase? Hard to pick one:

EagleTac D25C clicky or

Sipik clone

Xeno EO3

Tank007 EO9

Zebralight H502

did he say 1???

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Xeno E03 with diffuser… then McGizmo Mule 2xAA (erk $$$). If I really just had one light it would be the Xeno E03 either neutral or warm — probably warm. All the other lights are just looking pretty. Maybe “splurge” on a Skyray King again, but that’s it.

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Probably look for the latest and best small minimag first as a general purpose light for the household. Especially if it’s at a store we’re already at to have it immediately.

I might have said something different before this new one came out. Next would probably be some fauxtons, then a C8 or P60 for flexibility. Then a pocket light and then a King.

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I'd start out with a Solarforce L2P and then go from there. 

 

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   I'm not a AA only kind of guy ...but it would definitely be a first pick light for me .

  With emitters getting more and more efficient  AA lights are sufficient for 95% of anything you need a light to do .

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trooplewis wrote:
TK41, if I only had one light that would be it. Caveman would be a close 2nd.

That would probably be my pick as well. I do love my Fenix TK70, but for everyday use the TK41, Sunwayman T40CS, or Olight M3X would be the ones I would replace first. And I can’t leave out the Olight SR51.

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At the moment I would try to replace my Keygos KE-5 fist, but I already own two of them. Compared to my TrustFire TR-3T6, it’s cheap, bright, small, and has the most applications of use.

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Almost forgot to mention for everyday use, and one of my new favorites, the Sunwayman T20CS would have to be one of my first even on top of the FenixTK41. It’s bright and pure quality. And it’s small.

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I have hardly anything to loose, but if it was all gone, I would buy a

Maglite XL200

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