Noctigon Meteor USB Rechargeable

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Noctigon Meteor USB Rechargeable

Installed a TP5000 Micro USB charger board in the tail and some other stuff on the Meteor.
The brass extending piston is electrically isolated from the light and has a wire running through it to the charger.
This makes charging very convenient and can charge all four 30Q’s in about six hours.

XP-G2 S4 3D emitters
Arctic Silver5 thermal paste
2A charging current TP5000
Charging indicator
2 × 10mm x 2.5mm tritium vials
GITD bezel
Max – 7200lm

I’ve changed the switch cover a few times

Final iteration is a metal cover

Added some GITD under the optics

Edited by: CRX on 08/29/2018 - 17:33
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Wow awesome mod! Very clever way to make +ve contact

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Great mod, as always CRX, there are many things to learn from your mods.
I was wondering and maybe it is a stupid question so forgive my ignorance, when you charge the batteries does the current from the charger also goes to driver?
Or is there some kind of a lockout to prevent that?

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Very impressive mod CRX! Thumbs Up

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Awesome Job—Always thought internal charging would make this a perfect light

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Thanks for your comments Thumbs Up

Cula wrote:
when you charge the batteries does the current from the charger also goes to driver? Or is there some kind of a lockout to prevent that?

The light can be locked out as usual, breaking the – contact, that was part of the reason behind the brass extending spring piston.
I did make a lockout disc for the + contact too in the “prototype” version so the cells could be completely isolated but don’t think it necessary

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Awesome work CRX !