My Imalent DX80 caught fire, vented smoke, almost exploded (replacement head arrived)

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I’m surprised Imalent didn’t ask you to send the head back. If I were an Imalent engineer, I’d definitely want it on my bench for a post-mortem comparison

Unless — hey Imalent representatives, do you already know what the problem is with this model of flashlight?

Are you considering a product recall to protect other customers?

It’s amazing how many flashlights from various sellers have been recalled as fire hazards.
You can look this stuff up.

https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-1-d&channel=tus&q=product...

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That clip shows the truth about recalls for every industry not just cars. It is unfortunate but that’s just how all companies work. Safety comes last, money comes first. Samsung was notorious for trying to silence their customers who reported explosions with the Note 7 and not willing to do anything until the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission had to step in and forced them to a recall.

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@ SKV89
Well said & true. Thumbs Up

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hank wrote:
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I’m surprised Imalent didn’t ask you to send the head back. If I were an Imalent engineer, I’d definitely want it on my bench for a post-mortem comparison

Unless — hey Imalent representatives, do you already know what the problem is with this model of flashlight?

Are you considering a product recall to protect other customers?

It’s amazing how many flashlights from various sellers have been recalled as fire hazards.
You can look this stuff up.

https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-1-d&channel=tus&q=product...

one of the issues in this case for a recall is the cost for Imalent to have people ship back the lights to their head office, which would probably cost as much as the lights costs due to weight & distance.

That Canadian flashlight guy & Lantern Guru -Den / DBSARlight

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trailhunter wrote:
Imalent… “We will light you up at night”

Imalent… “We will light your house up at night”
With many many lumens of nice warm CRI100 light.
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Just change the name to Immolate

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shirnask wrote:
Just change the name to Immolate

Dang, you beat me to it! LOL

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