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It's about to go down!

Got my stuff from MTN yesterday.

Hope to get on it tonight.

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Oh Boy! Party

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- The YKK Philosophy

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That’s always a fun little box to open up in the mail. Good luck with the build!

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You got it yesterday and it still in parts?

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The only problem that I see is that your leds are V2 1As…you need some V2 5A2s Wink

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vwpieces wrote:
You got it yesterday and it still in parts?

birthday party…

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djburkes wrote:
The only problem that I see is that your leds are V2 1As…you need some V2 5A2s Wink

I went with these for the wow factor to the “average joe”

I have an S41 219B for my warmer colors.

and the XML2 T6-3B 5000-5200K coming out of my S2+ is going in my streamlight strion.

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Have fun at the party. Thumbs Up

 

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I have an S2 triple with 5A2 and an S2+ triple with 3A

3A is a heck of a bright light without being Too White that it glares onto anything it hits.
5A2 is a nice tint to use for everyday. Easy on the eyes. You will not notice how orange it is until you hold it next to the 3A or 1A.

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well I took a long lunch and got this thing put together, WAY easier than I thought it was going to be.

I need to practice my spring bypass skills but everything went smooth.

will get some beam shots tonight.

Pill drilled.

Spacer soldered.

Driver and MCPCB joined.

MOONLIGHT!

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Thats more like it!
Very cool.

I know everyone wants to know so I will ask… How many Amps on Turbo?

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put the xm-l2 in the streamlight.

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I got 8.48 with my funky setup, less using one hand, haha.

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S2+ Triple.

S41.

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Nicely done. Thumbs Up

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what an amazing build! nice light.

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Love the beam pattern along with gobs and gobs of light Big Smile Well done BR!

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Awesome! Nice build! I’m guessing that with your username, you ride a Raleigh roadie?

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Very nice build!

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My first name is Raleigh. Used to have a “raleigh” 10 speed.

Thanks for the comments guys. It was fun!

What should I do next?

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The X6 is a good light to build. As a single emitter thrower or as a triple.

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I do think that will be my next build.

Problem is getting a good enough deal on one.

Keeping my eyes peeled on the FS area.

I may trade something I have for one if anyone is listening …..

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Out of stock at the moment, but GearBest sells an empty host for $15
EagleEye on Ali Express sells them for $11 but you gotta buy 2 for $22.
Eagle EyeX6 XML/XPL HI black flashlight hosts , reflector,pill,head O ring,,lanyard spring,The plated film lens
OOH, and another $4.45 for shipping.

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I have a C8s from amazon, 4 mode with pill, great thrower, plenty bright.

would like another triple, really like the idea of multiple emitters.

place to buy MCPCB with led’s already on? not ready to flow my own yet.

:EDIT: looking at mountain website it ways they will flow emitters. Saweeet!

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BeardedRaleigh wrote:
I have a C8s from amazon, 4 mode with pill, great thrower, plenty bright.

would like another triple, really like the idea of multiple emitters.

place to buy MCPCB with led’s already on? not ready to flow my own yet.


http://www.mtnelectronics.com/index.php?route=product/category&path=60_106
http://www.cutter.com.au/products.php?cat=CCT+5000K

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Wrathbringer27 wrote:
BeardedRaleigh wrote:
I have a C8s from amazon, 4 mode with pill, great thrower, plenty bright.

would like another triple, really like the idea of multiple emitters.

place to buy MCPCB with led’s already on? not ready to flow my own yet.


http://www.mtnelectronics.com/index.php?route=product/category&path=60_106
http://www.cutter.com.au/products.php?cat=CCT+5000K

Doesn’t the X6 take a 32mm mcpcb when going triple?

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I’m not sure but u can browse both sites for the right sizes

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parts for X6 triple are available. But you are in at a bad time.
Noctigon XP32 32mm Advanced Copper MCPCB
are out of stock from Mountain Electronics. Richard will flow emitters on the MCPCB for you
X6 hosts linked above are out of stock.
And there is a wait on the copper spacers. But those should be in before the other parts.
http://budgetlightforum.com/node/45343
The spacers arrive pretty quick from Russia. When in stock.

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the QUAD M2 is looking pretty badass too though! ill have to look into that.

great another one on the list!

i have the S41 quad but the M2 would probably run longer being bigger and having fins.

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Sweet build! Looking at this, I find it astounding that I have not yet added an S2+ triple to my collection…yet there it is. Nice beam shots! Great job all around Thumbs Up

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J-Dub74 wrote:
Sweet build! Looking at this, I find it astounding that I have not yet added an S2+ triple to my collection…yet there it is. Nice beam shots! Great job all around Thumbs Up

Thank you!

Its a must have, time for you to build one.

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