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Hello from Illinois

Hello everyone!

I’ve liked flashlights since I was a little kid. I started spending a lot more time reading up on flashlights, LEDs, batteries, drivers, etc. in the past few years after getting a Zebralight and a BLF-348.

I’ve tried to fight the temptation to add to my collection, but my self-control has failed Facepalm . Next on the horizon will hopefully be a BLF Special Edition light or two (Q8/GT/FW3A) and/or some of the new Emisar lights (D4/D1/etc). I also plan to build a few lights myself (Convoy) and tinker around with modding in general.

Thanks to everyone for all the great info these past couple years, and I look forward to seeing where things go.

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Welcome from Illinois also! Don’t fight it, just give in to the light side!

EDC rotation:
Convoy S2+, 6*7135, XM-L2 3D, 10 degree TIR, PilotDog lighted tailcap.
Convoy S2+, H17F, XM-L2 4C, lighted tailcap
Zebralight SC52w-L2
Olight S1A
Olight S1R

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Have a pleasant time at this friendly forum, Metallurgist!

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Welcome to BLF Metallurgist! I agree it’s hard to resist adding flashlights to your collection, though it may help to post here: Flashaholics Anonymous: The Flashlight Purchase Refusal Kudos Thread.

I’d rather use my flashlight around the house than turn on the lights.

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Welcome Metallurgist! Beer