New poll to name the BLF giga thrower with less options

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New poll to name the BLF giga thrower with less options
BMT (BLF Mega Thrower)
6% (6 votes)
BLT (Budget Light Thrower)
5% (5 votes)
BLF GT (Giga Thrower)
44% (47 votes)
BLF Sniper
9% (10 votes)
BLF Mcd
7% (8 votes)
BLF X
11% (12 votes)
BLF BFL (After the BFG weapon from game DOOM)
18% (19 votes)
Total votes: 107
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I voted for BLF X, is there any chance that could be BLF X1 Big Smile

Cheers David

Nothing to see here folks, move along...

 

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These are all just acronyms, I was hoping for something with more character. “Sniper” was already used on a Maxtoch light that was popular here.

This light will probably be bigger than my wallet anyways, so no worries. Count this as a free bump.

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I too don’t like acronyms.
Would you consider something like “Alpha”?
It sure gonna be the first among giga throwers…

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BLF Vaporizer
BLF Demolisher
BLF LightSword
BLF Supernova
BLF GigaIlluminator
BLF Aurora

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BLF Mega thrower, BLF-MT. Giga’s larger. I say lets save that for the next extreme thrower down the road. Big Smile

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Buddie Lustful Fuck1ng Gig-a-Baby

Ssssry! 

 

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A word play: BLF Bee

And ironical: BLF Candle

From acronyms in the poll, BLF GT sounds good to me

Aurora is also cool

Just for a moment... Okay I may stay a little longer

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Ah, DOOM and the BFG. Brings me back to the year 2000 when I had to move in with my sister for a few months. She lived with her boyfriend who just played DOOM all day. I vividly recall once when I walked up behind him as he picked up the BFG, and I said, “What’s BFG stand for?” He replied with Big F**&!ing Gun. In my ignorance, I asked why they called it that to which he stopped playing, turned around and said, “Cause it’s a Big F**&!ing Gun.”

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BLF Outlier. Big Smile

Naming this thing could be harder than getting it made! Big Smile

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BLF Goliath

And seen here before: BLF Gladius

Grzt
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hangar wrote:
BLF Outlier. Big Smile

Naming this thing could be harder than getting it made! Big Smile

heheh there is a limit on the time people can vote
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I probably shouldn’t get one, for the same reason I didn’t find a Fenix TK75 very useful, but it sounds like a fun project. I like several of the names, but especially the Big *ahem* Friendly Light.

I’m still half-tempted to get a BTU Shocker, mod it for maximum maximumness, and engrave it with a matching shocker hand sign. But it’s a bit expensive for a joke.

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Nicolaas wrote:
And seen here before: BLF Gladius

I already have a light called a Gladius. I use it for dueling:

Except mine has a purple blade.

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BMT: Am I only one that gets sandwich in their mind? Subway has sandwich called Italian B.M.T. even thought it has dots in it's name.

 

 

Voted for GT, it always sounds good. And others could have their own nicknames for it. I would probably call mine Giant Thrower instead of Giga Thrower.

 

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BLF X name appears close to CPF member SaabLuster DEFT X brand…

BMT is a Subway sandwich…

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ToyKeeper wrote:
Nicolaas wrote:
And seen here before: BLF Gladius

I already have a light called a Gladius. I use it for dueling:

Except mine has a purple blade.


Where can I buy one?

I vote Ledzilla.

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Just slap the Ultrafire, UranusFire or SingFire name on it. Cool

#WhateverFirefloatsyourboat

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I vote for a name like : Discoverer or maybe Endeavor ! This sounds really good !
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This is great i didnt think anyone would like my idea but it seems some do thats put a smile on my face . The BLF BFL its what ill call it regardless of the poll beacause ill be honest i like to show off and this torch will be amazing compared to what the people i know have and a lot larger then anything they have seen .

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BLF Throw Bro

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Mega Thrower. Smile

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Where is the fire?

BLFire

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BLF 1k.

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BLF Gigantor Maximus!

Okay, I know this thread is old. But I still like the Big Effing Light.

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The light should called the T1
Because it’s the best thrower we’ve done
You ask “ What’s in a name ? “
Well it’s all just the same
Like the man himself says – “ Just have fun ! “

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Miller Lite? Silly

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ToyKeeper wrote:
I still like the Big Effing Light.

+1. If the option was there.

On the other hand, I don't care what it's named.

GitErDone

 

 

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ARsee wrote:
ToyKeeper wrote:
I still like the Big Effing Light.

+1. If the option was there.


The option is there:
  • BLF BFL (After the BFG weapon from game DOOM)
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That's an abbreviation!

I want it spelled out!! sealed