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Nitecore TIP2

Waiting for a high CRI version or how to mod it.

2019-04-29
Seems the TIP2 is officially launched:

Produkt Page
https://flashlight.nitecore.com/product/tip2

Manual
https://flashlight.nitecore.com/Uploads/FLASHLIGHTS/download/1556528962.pdf

Specs TIP2

720 Lumens
Distance 93 m
Beam Intensity 2160 cd
Runtime 55 h 0 m / 2.29 d
Battery Rechargeable Li-ion
Micro USB

LED CREE XP-G3 S3 LED
Reflector SMO
Beam color White light

Length 62.6 mm / 2.46 in
Head Size 26.9 mm / 1.05 in
Weight 38.3 g / 1.35 oz

Magnetic Tail

2019-04-23
Nitecore teasers the TIP2
https://www.instagram.com/p/Bweqx3wBWAr/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshi...

Who knows more about the emitters?

Edited by: joechina on 04/30/2019 - 11:25
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I need

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Hope it has a lockout

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Those side mounted switches look great.

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I’m looking forward to the details on this light.

This clip approach looks more practical than on the original Tip.

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seems they could make the power switch a slide type which also locked out the other

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I really like this, and will probably buy it. I also like how Nitecore has such a wide variety of different types of lights now, especially compact ones.

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Looks well engineered!

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I do hope for a CRI version

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In for 1.
Thanks for the heads up!

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Any specs on it yet?

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gotta have it!

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Blackbeard wrote:
Any specs on it yet?

No, sorry.

I will update post #1 when we get more info.

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contactcr wrote:

Hope it has a lockout

If it does, I want it!  ;)

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Looks awesome ! I’ve using my TIP CRI with lockout mode since it was showed and it’s perfect urban EDC for me. Hope this TIP 2 will be good successor for it Cool

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TIP 2 is up on Nitecore’s website

Link

Looks like it has a Micro-USB port. I would really like something with USB-C from them. Glasses

The person who always struggles between practicality and lumens.

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as usual with nc, they don’t seem to care about color temp. I like my MH20 and the LA30 cri but their choice of emmiters is horrible. Why choose an ugly white tint for a high cri lantern? I would use the LA30 if it had a nice tint but it makes everything look ugly even if they claim high cri.

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It's all about lumens with many manufacturers. Anything else is subordinated. Sad

I wonder how long this man with his TIP2 on the bridge was overexposed for taking the picture. It looks more like 7,200 instead of 720 lumens. Big Smile

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thought the same about that picture, this dude needs a tiny monster to be bright like this Big Smile

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Not enough new stuff here for me to consider this Tip2. I’ll stick with my Tip for now.

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Just looking for the High CRI version already! Smile

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>mid 2019
>micro USB
who hurt you Nitecore?

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Tixx wrote:
Just looking for the High CRI version already! Smile

well, if it’s hi cri xp-g3, then it’s still suck

Forgot my pen

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I like the magnetic holder though

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If the price is good it might be worth it for modding, I installed a 90CRI nichia in the Tip and the beam was amazing, had it as keychain light for years until it was lost.

I think it can be easily disassembled, it seems like the whole internals slide out from the back once the top screws are removed.

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Anyone with this Nitecore “DEMO” mode stuff can comment if long press for ON and 30s “DEMO” mode shut off is a good enough substitute for not having a lockout? My current EDC is a UltraTac K18 Mini. It has a lockout and replaceable battery so not sure I want to even consider this but who knows. I could be convinced IF it’s moddable

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Meeeh very nice project but I don’t like that demo modes in my NC TINI, it was turned ON by mistake many times in my pocket Sad
I prefer dual button lockout like in my old TIP CRI Big Smile

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will34 wrote:
If the price is good it might be worth it for modding, I installed a 90CRI nichia in the Tip and the beam was amazing, had it as keychain light for years until it was lost.

I think it can be easily disassembled, it seems like the whole internals slide out from the back once the top screws are removed.

MSRP looks to be $45

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Here’s the manual pdf Tip2 manual

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