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$100 on flashlights

If you were going to blow $100 on flashlights ...  What would you buy ?   

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If it were for a single light, the only one I presently would want would be the Trustfire X2

But since I already have a well-driven SST-90 I'd not be all that tempted.

 

Maybe an Orb Raw NS - but I already have more than one Raw of the older, larger aluminium variety.

 

More likely, several lights. Probably

 

AAA light $16 Stainless AA

http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.47661 

 

AA light $26.5 Mrlite LT2

http://www.manafont.com/product_info.php/mr-lite-lt2-triangular-shape-cr...

 

18650 light $66 Uniquefire SST-50 as this one claims 4A drive from two 18650.

http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.32591

 

Or maybe not...

 

The numbers from my light tests are always to be found here.

https://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0ApkFM37n_QnRdDU5MDNzOURjYllmZHI...

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I would probably also go for the X2 glass breaker. The http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/i.0~sku.47661 is already ordered (just one of course). The http://www.kaidomain.com/ProductDetails.aspx?ProductId=10999 might be interesting too for me (ahem, but not for my budget plan).

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In reality I'd probably get another Zebralight, or I'd wait for a XM-L based monsterlight.

Other lights I would consider is Fireworm F1, VB-16 M9 or CXF-I and Eagletac M3 tripple XP-G. Yes, I am a sucker for titanium Innocent

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I ordered recently a few...but

For 100$ Solarforce Masterpiece Pro-1, and a couple accessories, (battery extension, PTS3, FH-4...) (i will order on next week)

I will use as hunting gun light. I love throwers, P60, and "lego" lights -> "all in one" is Solarforce:o)

 

Conqueror MX-008, becouse i don't have yet recoil thrower. 41.70$

Brinyte D8 becouse is a good quailty Tiablo A10 clone (as i read) 42.66$

Flood the Throw headlamp. (it looks a good base for modding) 13.67$

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Solarforce Monster Thrower Masterpiece Pro-1 Head + L2x Ext body + XPG R5 320 Lumens Dropin combo set - http://www.solarforce-sales.com/product_detail.php?t=LF&s=26&id=121

+ l2p +l2i +l2r hosts from the same source.

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Don wrote:

 

18650 light $66 Uniquefire SST-50 as this one claims 4A drive from two 18650.

http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.32591

 

Or maybe not...

Trust me, it won't !

Current flashlights: Mrlite KC-05  -  Ultrafire C3  -  Ultrafire C3 Stainless Steel  -  Romisen MXDL RC-G2  -  AKOray K-106  -  Fenix LD10 R4  -  X2000  -  Trustfire WF-502B MC-E&nbs

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For $100 you can get a 35W HID light which gives ~3000lumens. There's a seller doing 35/50W ones in flashlight (round metal tube) form on ebay for $160.

 

The light to wait for are the XM-L's. With a 3A driver it's going to be much better than the 3A sst-50/90's out there, lol.

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I too would go for a TrustFire X2.  Love

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TrustFire XP-EF23....http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.24291 can be found cheaper but this is a great light!

TrustFire F22....I don't own this one..YET http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.31731 

93mm UltraFire C3 Stainless Steel   http://lightake.com/detail.do/sku.UltraFire_C3_Stainless_Steel_Cree_Q5_WC_5_Mode_190_Lumen_Memory_LED_Flashlight-32055 Lightake is still shipping the 93mm version. I really like the tint and the pretty wide hotspot of my C3SS.

UltraFire RL-118....I don't own this one..YET

http://kaidomain.com/SearchResult.aspx?SearchKey=UltraFire%20RL-118%20&CategoryId=-1&SiteId=1

iTP A3 EOS SS.... I don't own this one..YET. I really wish it had a clicky and took AA though. http://lightake.com/detail.do/sku.iTP_A3_EOS_SS_Cree_7090_XP_E_Q5_3_Mode_80_Lumen_LED_Flashlight_Silver-27581

Manafont Ultrafire C3SS 3-mode....I don't own this one..YET http://www.manafont.com/product_info.php/ultrafire-full-stainless-steel-c3-cree-q5-3mode-led-flashlight-aa14500-p-4045

I know I know you said 100 bucks but I couldn't stop myselfWink!!! There are more I would add to this list to mix and match from untill I got to the 100 dollar stopping point but it is late and I need to get to bed and quit drooling on my keyboard!

I would definitely get the F23 if you don't already have one!!

 

 

 

 

 

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BlueBeam wrote:

TrustFire XP-EF23....http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.24291 can be found cheaper but this is a great light!

TrustFire F22....I don't own this one..YET http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.31731 

93mm UltraFire C3 Stainless Steel   http://lightake.com/detail.do/sku.UltraFire_C3_Stainless_Steel_Cree_Q5_WC_5_Mode_190_Lumen_Memory_LED_Flashlight-32055 Lightake is still shipping the 93mm version. I really like the tint and the pretty wide hotspot of my C3SS.

UltraFire RL-118....I don't own this one..YET

http://kaidomain.com/SearchResult.aspx?SearchKey=UltraFire%20RL-118%20&CategoryId=-1&SiteId=1

iTP A3 EOS SS.... I don't own this one..YET. I really wish it had a clicky and took AA though. http://lightake.com/detail.do/sku.iTP_A3_EOS_SS_Cree_7090_XP_E_Q5_3_Mode_80_Lumen_LED_Flashlight_Silver-27581

Manafont Ultrafire C3SS 3-mode....I don't own this one..YET http://www.manafont.com/product_info.php/ultrafire-full-stainless-steel-c3-cree-q5-3mode-led-flashlight-aa14500-p-4045

 

I have all of those apart from the last two. The RL-118 is a bit green and ringy. Beware of the high current draw.

http://www.jayki.com/5788

 

The F22 is nice - but is enormous for an AA light. It won't set fire to your hands like the C3SS

 

The numbers from my light tests are always to be found here.

https://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0ApkFM37n_QnRdDU5MDNzOURjYllmZHI...

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i'd buy a HID if i had this money Silly

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