Just bought a couple new lights, let me know what you think

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Just bought a couple new lights, let me know what you think

Well I probably should have asked first but I went ahead and bought a couple lights that didnt have any reviews (that I could find) 



If they really are regulated at 2.5 and 2.8A I would think they should be pretty good performers.

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The 501B really needs plenty of foil wrapped tightly around the drop in to handle the heat......and maybe shouldn't be run on high for more than a few minutes.

The 2130 is really floody. One user complained that his was 'too weak'........could have been faulty.

Keep us posted.

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If you were expecting them to be regulated, prepare to be disappointed. All of these cheap high current 1-cell lights are DD.

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I really like the design of the second one let us know how you like it. I got an Ultrafire 501B from DX a couple months ago and it was really good quality wise hopefully the Fandyfires are just as good.

I am already visualizing the duct tape over your mouth.