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So hideous it's cool

Gross but cool
http://bit.ly/17K5T4z

I’m glad I’m not the only flashlight collector out there, I was beginning to think I was strange.
My name is Kendall and I’m a Flashaholic from western Canada

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Hmmm.. interesting. it looks so… “busy” Party

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Looks pretty cool to me, wouldn’t carry it in my pocket though. :bigsmile:

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I think Worf used to carry that on NextGen.

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I like where it says POLICE on the tailcap.

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Amazing.  Not only does it have grossly exaggerated chinese lumens, but it doesn't even really exist.

The low mode should be lower.

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I’m not going to chance it, two sellers carry it. Exact same pic, might be a hoax or scam?

I’m glad I’m not the only flashlight collector out there, I was beginning to think I was strange.
My name is Kendall and I’m a Flashaholic from western Canada

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There are a lot of 2000 lumen XML lights appearing on EBay. Chinese lumens have suffered from inflation

I’m glad I’m not the only flashlight collector out there, I was beginning to think I was strange.
My name is Kendall and I’m a Flashaholic from western Canada

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At least those other lights all provide a real picture.  This thing is just a 3d rendering, and not even a very good one.

The low mode should be lower.

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Ouchyfoot wrote:
I like where it says POLICE on the tailcap.

Yes, because any light that says “Police” and has black, or says “tactical,” MUST be high-end! lol

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It’s real:

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it comes up as twelve quid on uk ebay.

so, twelve pounds for a light, mains charger and car charger and two “cells”…..

the charger is built into the light…….

anyone want to buy one, stick one of those cells in that tube and try charging?

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According to dx it makes noise as well.

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djozz wrote:

According to dx it makes noise as well.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHZ7ogeVC4E ?

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This is also so hideous its cool: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rjbtsX7twc

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i ordered one already.. but not from ebay.. it’s from aliexpress… for $16.99
http://www.aliexpress.com/snapshot/266782354.html
it’s going to be mod with XML2 U2 1A and 3.5 A.. it’s going to stay in my car for “emergency” purpose Wink

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Chloe wrote:

 photo omg_wtf_zps625d4d27.jpg Silly

The only way to do a great work is to love what you do.

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Got mine today!

Here's my first impressions..

 

Pros:
- Looks tacticool Cool
- Design is unique
- Side clicky
- Mechanic clicky, no parasitic drain & easier to replace driver
- Reasonably driven at 2.5A, 1.25A & 0.33A (about 500, 300 & 100lm OTF)
- Build quality is ok for so cheap light
- High PWM frequency (unnoticeable)
- Good tint for CW (pretty neutral)
- Comes with charger 

Cons:
- Looks tacticool 
- Alert sound is way too quiet (which is actually good as I tend to occasionally press the tail clicky by mistake)
- Glass breakers can't be just removed, they need to be replaced with similar screws (to hold the bezel on)
- Next mode memory
- PWM makes some whining noise on med & low

 

And then some quick cell phone photos..

Business end:

 

Closeup on fins:

 

Nice internal design between driver and mechanic side clicky:

 

Body design:

 

Seat belt cutter at tail:

 

The end:

 

The end flashing red with alarm engaged:

=the=

 

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Well, it certainly is interesting if nothing else.  Are you happy you bought it or was it a waste?

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JohnnyMac wrote:

Well, it certainly is interesting if nothing else.  Are you happy you bought it or was it a waste?

Definitely interesting. I didn’t realize it was essentially a multi-tool for storage in a car (glass breaker/seatbelt cutter/ and flashlight). I’m not fond of the included ultrafires, but for <$20 it seems like a decent deal.

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Looks like something from a Vampire movie.

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This would be the first flashlight i would give a Name too. I would name it “ Stabby”.

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Get two of them and have some nice corn-on-the-cob holders so you don't burn your fingers! Big Smile

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unknown00101 wrote:
JohnnyMac wrote:

Well, it certainly is interesting if nothing else.  Are you happy you bought it or was it a waste?

Definitely interesting. I didn't realize it was essentially a multi-tool for storage in a car (glass breaker/seatbelt cutter/ and flashlight). I'm not fond of the included ultrafires, but for <$20 it seems like a decent deal.

I'm happy. (* Planning to cut the alarm sound off and swap to Qlite driver though.

My version was $17.99 without crapFires.

*) Of course I'm happy. I would be happy even without ever using this light. It looks good in my collection anyways.. Wink

 

However, another light came in today with a possibility to charge cells in the light - AND a cell conveniently at 0.5V:

 

..but no worries, that light has ultra high efficiency output (and the illumination time is long!):

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unknown00101 wrote:
JohnnyMac wrote:

Well, it certainly is interesting if nothing else.  Are you happy you bought it or was it a waste?

Definitely interesting. I didn’t realize it was essentially a multi-tool for storage in a car (glass breaker/seatbelt cutter/ and flashlight). I’m not fond of the included ultrafires, but for <$20 it seems like a decent deal.

I’m happy. (* Planning to cut the alarm sound off and swap to Qlite driver though.

My version was $17.99 without crapFires.

*) Of course I’m happy. I would be happy even without ever using this light. It looks good in my collection anyways.. Wink

 

However, another light came in today with a possibility to charge cells in the light – AND a cell conveniently at 0.5V

Cool… I might have to get one.

Would you be able do some beamshots? I’m curious as to how it compares to other lights.

I was wondering what PWM stands for? “PWM makes some whining noise on med & low”

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unknown00101 wrote:
I was wondering what PWM stands for? "PWM makes some whining noise on med & low"

http://flashlightwiki.com/Terminology#PWM

In this case the PWM frequency is high enough to be unnoticeable, but it can be heard as a whining sound.

Don't have time for any beam shots today, sorry. Sad

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unknown00101 wrote:
I was wondering what PWM stands for? “PWM makes some whining noise on med & low”

http://flashlightwiki.com/Terminology#PWM

In this case the PWM frequency is high enough to be unnoticeable, but it can be heard as a whining sound.

Don’t have time for any beam shots today, sorry. Sad

Np, thanks for all the info!

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This thing is awesome. So hilarious to look at the details.

I would like to own one, but cant justify spending MONEY on it Big Smile

BLF members are hilarious:
“That’s like saying “My car has top-speed of 200k millimiles per hour”. Why not to just say 10 Ah?”

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