[FreemeGB] ASTROLUX MF04S (XHP70.2) & MF04 (XHP35 HI) - Official Group Buy Thread - 【 Beast is Coming! 】

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interested

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I didn’t see my name on the list. Please put me down for one.

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interested!

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I had signed up with Martin, from M4D M4X. Now, are you Freme, conducting the group buy, or is Martin?

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I´m in for two lights.
Thanks
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I don’t see my name on the list but I’m interested. I think I remember putting my email in like a week ago?

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Interested, thanks.

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Interested for 2, thank you.

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cheffernan wrote:
I don’t see my name on the list but I’m interested. I think I remember putting my email in like a week ago?

Sounds like you signed up with M4DM4X.
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Interested. Any more info on this one than just the video on the first page? How does the reflector size compare to the BLF GT?

Ultrafire C12 XHP70 2S 18650 Mtn Elec 6V Zener mod driver (super donut beam!)
Ultrafire C12 XPL-HI BLF-A6 FET driver
Convoy L6 Mtn Elec D4 UI driver, XHP70.2
Utorch UT02 NW
BLF Q8
BLF A6 NW
BLF GT
Skilhunt H03 NW
Astrolux MF02 NW
Astrolux MF01 XP-G3
Sofirn SF14
Sofirn SP32A
Emisar D4 XP-L HI CW
SK68 knockoff
Mini Mag Lite 2X AAA
Convoy M1 build (4X XPL 3V MCPCB, Mnt Elec FET driver)
-- COMING SOON --
Astrolux MF04

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Interested

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Interested/Price.

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I hope Astrolux does not start on all lights to work with red locktite
if so this is a killer criterium to buy new ones, that huge bezel is almost impossible to get open with red locktite on it without heating the whole head to over 200°C

I got here some MF01 already modded for other people

The last 3 lights I got are secured with red locktite on Bezel and one driver screw
they even took a longer screw than the other 2 to make it almost impossible to get it out if not using my autogen gas welder to heat the screw up locally and have the whole head 120°C heated up with a larger flame

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Same for me!
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I would want this light primarily as a host so if its glued together with red locktite…..NO.
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Chees Cheerio!
Nico

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If it comes with the glued threads I do not want it
My MF01 came with the threads glued
I had to open it with a pair of engine oil filter wrenches and I destroyed the heads of the screws that hold the driver
I will not buy another Astrolux with glued threads
I did not buy the MF02 because the one that received Lexel had the threads glued

http://budgetlightforum.com/node/57984

Sorry

Sorry for my bad English (gogole transtorla)

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I can request for unsealed version for initial batch like MF01.

Lexel wrote:
I hope Astrolux does not start on all lights to work with red locktite if so this is a killer criterium to buy new ones, that huge bezel is almost impossible to get open with red locktite on it without heating the whole head to over 200°C I got here some MF01 already modded for other people !{width:70%}http://www.metronixlaser.de/bilder/flashlight/IMG_0486.jpg! The last 3 lights I got are secured with red locktite on Bezel and one driver screw they even took a longer screw than the other 2 to make it almost impossible to get it out if not using my autogen gas welder to heat the screw up locally and have the whole head 120°C heated up with a larger flame
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Seems like in general no one wants a light that is sealed with glue or threadlock. Can we get the MF04 to be built completely without glue or threadlock? Maybe pass along a message to the manufacturer stating so?

Ultrafire C12 XHP70 2S 18650 Mtn Elec 6V Zener mod driver (super donut beam!)
Ultrafire C12 XPL-HI BLF-A6 FET driver
Convoy L6 Mtn Elec D4 UI driver, XHP70.2
Utorch UT02 NW
BLF Q8
BLF A6 NW
BLF GT
Skilhunt H03 NW
Astrolux MF02 NW
Astrolux MF01 XP-G3
Sofirn SF14
Sofirn SP32A
Emisar D4 XP-L HI CW
SK68 knockoff
Mini Mag Lite 2X AAA
Convoy M1 build (4X XPL 3V MCPCB, Mnt Elec FET driver)
-- COMING SOON --
Astrolux MF04

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I’m interested! LOL

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Interested, thanks.

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Yes, it can be done.

td1042k wrote:
Seems like in general no one wants a light that is sealed with glue or threadlock. Can we get the MF04 to be built completely without glue or threadlock? Maybe pass along a message to the manufacturer stating so?
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List updated!

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Interesting for an unglued light…

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I’m interested

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freeme wrote:

I can request for unsealed version for initial batch like MF01.


Lexel wrote:
I hope Astrolux does not start on all lights to work with red locktite if so this is a killer criterium to buy new ones, that huge bezel is almost impossible to get open with red locktite on it without heating the whole head to over 200°C I got here some MF01 already modded for other people The last 3 lights I got are secured with red locktite on Bezel and one driver screw they even took a longer screw than the other 2 to make it almost impossible to get it out if not using my autogen gas welder to heat the screw up locally and have the whole head 120°C heated up with a larger flame

Why just first batch? Please request for Banggood/Astrolux to stop using glue on all of their flashlights. The majority of their customers are flashlight hobbyists and many would like to be able to mod their flashlights.

Please put me down on the interest list.

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