26650 EDC or other manufactures of the Ultrafire F13?

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beam0 wrote:
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I like my Convoy BD06:

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/Convoy-BD06-flashlight-CREE-XML2-U2-LED-18650-26650-flashlight-LED-flashlight-torch-lantern-self-defense/32656575239.html

Nice photo! yeah that is a nice flashlight, wish it had a tail switch and smooth SS bezel like the Supfire L5-S.

[shuffles feet and admits that the photo is from the Convoy page Smile ]

A stainless steel bezel would be nice!

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The switch on that does appear to stick up pretty high, might be an issue for accidental turn on though, I have trouble quickly locating a side switch in total darkness, even with bare hands, always end up rolling the light around and feeling for it.

I’ve just pressed my BD06’s switch flat against the desk, and I can’t get it to turn on no matter how I roll it around, so the only risk would be from something that could press the inner button past the outer ring.

If it’s already on, I can change modes by pressing the switch flat to the desk, but not click it off altogether.

You’re right about locating the switch, though. If you’ve lost it altogether, then a tail switch will always be faster to find than a side switch. As you say, you have to roll the light around a bit to find the side switch.

I like tail switches and side switches equally, but find the tail switch better for smaller lights and shorter periods of use in the overhand grip. The side switch takes the lead for larger lights and longer periods of use in the underhand grip.

In the end, it just comes down to where my thumb naturally falls on the light. I detest having to flip it end for end, because that’s when I’m liable to fumble and drop it.

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Personally I prefer a dual switch set up, can always turn it on quick and it provides a lockout for the side switch, and I’m not real fond of the crenelated bezels. The Convoy is a bit shorter that the Supfire, but you usually have that with a tail switch added.

Fair enough Beer

The BD06 has anodised threads for tailcap lockout, but it does ultimately come down to personal preference. I’d actually be fine with either setup, but I haven’t come across a dual switch light with the very prominent side switch I like. My Fenix UC35 is practically unusable for me, for example, because I can’t find the side switch without being able to see it.

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Magnetic slider switch, infinitely adjustable.
I seriously like that sliders. If only the slide travel was longer so it would be easier to adjust the brightness at low levels. And real OFF would be nice so they do not kill the batteries when not used.
(A reed contact could do that.)
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Didn’t know about the L5, thanks for posting it’s very interesting! I guess that’s a clone of the single switch version?

I found this listing on aliexpress and they offer two versions, single side switch (L5) or dual-switches (L5-S), the dual-switch one appeals to me as I prefer a dual switch setup, also the tail switch appears to be metal like on the convoy S2+ colors.

I don’t know. I suspect it is the single switch version. I’m tempted to buy one and see. Either way I’ll have to figure out a e-switch driver to use with it (I don’t expect to be able to preserve the USB charging).

If you didn’t see it already, Supfire’s Aliexpress store also has their L6/L6S. Both are 26650 lights with ~C8 sized reflectors. The L6 has a tail-switch, the L6-S has USB charging and both a tail and a side switch. Then there is the C8-X, which has similar specs to the L6-S, but they don’t quite look the same…

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…………………………..If you didn’t see it already, Supfire’s Aliexpress store also has their L6/L6S. Both are 26650 lights with ~C8 sized reflectors. The L6 has a tail-switch, the L6-S has USB charging and both a tail and a side switch. Then there is the C8-X, which has similar specs to the L6-S, but they don’t quite look the same…

Thanks, checked out the L6’s and C8X, head size on both are around 45mm, so that puts them in the size class of the Manta Ray C8.2 that I posted earlier (post #22) -the exception is them having side switches or dual switch. But for that size class I’m still liking the Manta Ray better.

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The L5-S is a more compact size light with it’s head sized nearly the same as it’s tail (only 3mm difference) In fact that’s something the OP should take note of here since he said that’s what he preferredt: “I would have a slimmer head like the same size as the tube” I also like the gray anodizing, plus the block pattern knurling like on the convoy L6. (looks like the Comunite L9 clone you linked on ebay has black anno)

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I’ll be interested to see what the innards of the L5 look like for modding, I’m hoping it could be a candidate for XHP or MT-G2. I’ve yet to get into driver swaps for a side e-switch, but this L5-S might be my “gateway” light for that!

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EDIT: I thought this light looked familiar, turns out it’s been around a long time. MTN carried it as far back as at least 4 years ago and it was sort of popular for modding, there’s a few old mod threads from 3-4 years ago. The single side switch used to have a rubber or plastic button then later was changed to metal. The dual switch version was introduced more recently.

Forward to 2017 and the dual switch model… found some recent mod threads (2017) including one with XHP70. It takes a 20mm mcpcb and apparently the stock driver is 26mm. One drawback is the threaded shelf/pill the mcpcb sits on is quite thin.

http://budgetlightforum.com/node/55746

http://budgetlightforum.com/node/52656

 

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Phlogiston wrote:
The BD06 has anodised threads for tailcap lockout, but it does ultimately come down to personal preference. I’d actually be fine with either setup, but I haven’t come across a dual switch light with the very prominent side switch I like. My Fenix UC35 is practically unusable for me, for example, because I can’t find the side switch without being able to see it.
I’ll admit though I’ve been eyeing the BD06 and other Convoy BD series lights for a long time. There’s a lot I do like about them.

The BD06 4C Biscotti is VERY tempting right now at $21.00 http://budgetlightforum.com/node/57247

 

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beam0 wrote:
Phlogiston wrote:
The BD06 has anodised threads for tailcap lockout, but it does ultimately come down to personal preference. I’d actually be fine with either setup, but I haven’t come across a dual switch light with the very prominent side switch I like. My Fenix UC35 is practically unusable for me, for example, because I can’t find the side switch without being able to see it.
I’ll admit though I’ve been eyeing the BD06 and other Convoy BD series lights for a long time. There’s a lot I do like about them.

The BD06 4C Biscotti is VERY tempting right now at $21.00 http://budgetlightforum.com/node/57247

I bought mine a year ago and added 3 extra 7135 chips. Great light with a really long run time on Shockli IMR26650.

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Through Ali they are discontinued, I must of been missing the K5 on Kaidomains website.

http://www.kaidomain.com/Product/BrowseDiscussions/75569

It only shows as this discussion link. I will be ordering one once I get my other lights in the mail from them.

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Weird this built light won’t show if I search their site in any way, Kdiy, XHP50, K5.

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If side-switch lights, like the BD06 are in the running then the Sofirn SP33 should be too.

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If side-switch lights, like the BD06 are in the running then the Sofirn SP33 should be too.
I don’t think they are, he said he wants a tail switch, unless maybe a dual switch setup?

TBone suggested the SP33 in post #5, and I did again (and posted a photo) in post #17

And Funner replied to that in post #19:

“Beam0, I do need the rear tail button since the light will be in my pocket exc and it will be less chance of turning on accidentally. The pic you link (SP33) looks like the Trustfire A8 but with the side switch. I ordered the Trustfire A8 yesterday.
Thanks Beam0”

 

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Weird this built light won’t show if I search their site in any way, Kdiy, XHP50, K5.
I don’t think they sell that one anymore as a complete light, they only sell the host version.

 

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Not many rear button 26650s around………………………………………………….
Sadly, that’s very true, seems like a dying breed. (ones with smaller head size) We may have already covered all models currently available in this thread.

 

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DV-S9.

Magnetic slider switch, infinitely adjustable.

Nice, thanks for posting, I’ve been curious about that style light because of the slider switch, I’ve been noticing similar ones with a nice big lanyard slot on the tail, (won’t tail stand though)

I like the Green one (U’King) and the Dark earth color (aliexpress), I also like the blue anodize inner bezel (Think Olight) but I’m not too fond of the blue ring in the middle, could maybe bake it to a more greyish color.

Some of the listings for these show 5500K – Should be pretty close to neutral if it’s true (DV-S9 is showing 7000-7500K)

But I also like the blue/red color and knurling on the UltraFire. It was also noted in that DV-S9 thread that the Ultrafire has a smoother sliding switch (by someone who has both it and the U’King) Plus it can tail stand. Might just have to try one of these.

Also the red one:

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Gearbest U`King ZQ-X960: https://www.gearbest.com/ZQ%5E%5EX960-_gear/

Fasttech DX1 black: https://www.fasttech.com/products/0/10014338/9628162-dx1-diving-led-flas...

Some aliexpress listings:
https://www.aliexpress.com/item/5000-lumens-Diving-Flashlight-XM-L2-LED-Aluminum-Diving-Torch-Light-100m-Scuba-Diver-LED-Light/32850823782.html?spm=2114.search0104.3.51.7cd85fd3eP7Gop&ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10130_10068_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10696_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711215_10313_10059_10534_100031_10103_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10810_10811,searchweb201603_1,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=ae4d1e30-db91-4226-be76-69592a94be40-7&algo_pvid=ae4d1e30-db91-4226-be76-69592a94be40&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/Portable-5000LM-CREE-XM-L2-LED-Waterproof-Torch-Flashlight-Light-Scuba-100m-Underwater-Diving-Flashlights-18650/32822558616.html?spm=2114.search0104.3.67.57dc66c7uFjxRR&ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10130_10068_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10696_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711215_10313_10059_10534_100031_10103_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10810_10811,searchweb201603_1,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=ce5c9109-fe11-4786-ba6a-ee9417fb4329-9&algo_pvid=ce5c9109-fe11-4786-ba6a-ee9417fb4329&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/Scuba-100m-Underwater-Diving-Flashlight

Black one with smooth tube:
https://www.aliexpress.com/item/6000Lm-XM-L2-Waterproof-Diving-Flashligh...LED-Torch-Lamp-Light-Camping-Lanterna/32794713021.html?spm=2114.search0104.3.2.57dc66c7uFjxRR&ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10130_10068_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10696_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711215_10313_10059_10534_100031_10103_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10810_10811,searchweb201603_1,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=ce5c9109-fe11-4786-ba6a-ee9417fb4329-0&algo_pvid=ce5c9109-fe11-4786-ba6a-ee9417fb4329&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

 

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beam0 wrote:
Lightbringer wrote:
DV-S9.

Magnetic slider switch, infinitely adjustable.

Nice, thanks for posting, I’ve been curious about that style light, been noticing these similar ones, nice big lanyard slot on the tail, but no tail standy…

I like the Dark earth color one, I also like the blue anodize inner bezel (Think Olight) don’t really care for the blue ring in the middle though…

And this: “LED Color temperature: 5500k”!! – Should be pretty close to neutral if it’s true, hopefully these will be a lot better than the greenish tint you described on the DV-S9 (DV-S9 is showing 7000-7500K) on GB. But I also like the blue/red anno and the knurling on the UltraFire.

Might just have to try one of these though, especially at only 12 buckaroos

Also the red one:

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This listing has all 3 colors: https://www.aliexpress.com/item/Scuba-100m-Underwater-Diving-Flashlight


Would this light have the slow trickle drain while off like other slider lights may have, such as the DV-S9 that Lightbringer mentioned.
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Would this light have the slow trickle drain while off like other slider lights may have, such as the DV-S9 that Lightbringer mentioned.

Maybe, but as he mentioned later in his thread it was only 10mA “Not too bad, probably as much as a lighted tailcap”

He also found it it had the ability to do Tail cap lock out, which works for me, and as you can see in the photo below of the rear tube threads, this one will also have mechanical lock out! Nice!

 

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Yep, you covered it…

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Funner wrote:
Through Ali they are discontinued, I must of been missing the K5 on Kaidomains website.

http://www.kaidomain.com/Product/BrowseDiscussions/75569

It only shows as this discussion link. I will be ordering one once I get my other lights in the mail from them.

beam0 wrote:
Funner wrote:
Weird this built light won’t show if I search their site in any way, Kdiy, XHP50, K5.
I don’t think they sell that one anymore as a complete light, they only sell the host version.

http://www.kaidomain.com/p/S025386.KL-S26-26650-LED-Flashlight-Host-145mm-L-x-32_5mm-D-for-Cree-XM-L-Black-1-set

Also previously known as the “X-Power”

…and also no longer available
https://www.fasttech.com/products/1601/10003006/1225301

http://budgetlightforum.com/node/27850
“That’s the reflector that works really well with MTG2”

 

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………………………….. I ordered the Trustfire A8 yesterday.

Hey Funner, just curious where did you order the A8? Did you get black or Grey color?

 

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………………………….. I ordered the Trustfire A8 yesterday.

Hey Funner, just curious where did you order the A8? Did you get black or Grey color?

I ordered it from Kaidomain and it is the Grey by Trustfire.

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Funner wrote:
beam0 wrote:
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………………………….. I ordered the Trustfire A8 yesterday.

Hey Funner, just curious where did you order the A8? Did you get black or Grey color?

I ordered it from Kaidomain and it is the Grey by Trustfire.

Thanks, I figured KD. I was looking at it there but it’s hard to make out the color in their photos, did you ask them if it’s grey? Because their description says: “Flashlight Color: Black”

Here’s some grey ones I was looking at (some descriptions call the color “metallic”):

https://www.lightmalls.com/trustfire-a8-cree-xm-l-t6-5-mode-led-flashlig...

https://www.tomtop.com/p-y5796.html?currency=USD&Warehouse=CN&aid=gplaus...

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/LumiParty-TrustFire-A8-5-Modes-LED-Flashlight-Torch-Light-CREE-XML-XM-L-T6-1600Lm-26650/32820556120.html?ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_38,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d-5&algo_pvid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/TrustFire-A8-Torch-5-Mode-1000-Lumens-CREE-XM-L-T6-Power-By-1×-26650-Protected/32657888517.html?ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_38,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d-1&algo_pvid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

 

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beam0 wrote:
Funner wrote:
beam0 wrote:
Funner wrote:
………………………….. I ordered the Trustfire A8 yesterday.

Hey Funner, just curious where did you order the A8? Did you get black or Grey color?

I ordered it from Kaidomain and it is the Grey by Trustfire.

Thanks, I figured KD. I was looking at it there but it’s hard to make out the color in their photos, did you ask them if it’s grey? Because their description says: “Flashlight Color: Black”

Here’s some grey ones I was looking at (some descriptions call the color “metallic”):

https://www.lightmalls.com/trustfire-a8-cree-xm-l-t6-5-mode-led-flashlig...

https://www.tomtop.com/p-y5796.html?currency=USD&Warehouse=CN&aid=gplaus...

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/LumiParty-TrustFire-A8-5-Modes-LED-Flashlight-Torch-Light-CREE-XML-XM-L-T6-1600Lm-26650/32820556120.html?ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_38,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d-5&algo_pvid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/TrustFire-A8-Torch-5-Mode-1000-Lumens-CREE-XM-L-T6-Power-By-1×-26650-Protected/32657888517.html?ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_38,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d-1&algo_pvid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

!{width:55%}https://www.lightmalls.com/media/wysiwyg/Trustfire/A8/M0402_12_.jpg!


I didn’t ask the specific color. I am fine with grey or black. It’s a good looking flashlight. Similar to the Palight T50 that I also like and the description for the T50 has zoom but it doesn’t clearly say how it zooms. I guess by turning the head.
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beam0 wrote:
Funner wrote:
beam0 wrote:
Funner wrote:
………………………….. I ordered the Trustfire A8 yesterday.

Hey Funner, just curious where did you order the A8? Did you get black or Grey color?

I ordered it from Kaidomain and it is the Grey by Trustfire.

Thanks, I figured KD. I was looking at it there but it’s hard to make out the color in their photos, did you ask them if it’s grey? Because their description says: “Flashlight Color: Black”

Here’s some grey ones I was looking at (some descriptions call the color “metallic”):

https://www.lightmalls.com/trustfire-a8-cree-xm-l-t6-5-mode-led-flashlig...

https://www.tomtop.com/p-y5796.html?currency=USD&Warehouse=CN&aid=gplaus...

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/LumiParty-TrustFire-A8-5-Modes-LED-Flashlight-Torch-Light-CREE-XML-XM-L-T6-1600Lm-26650/32820556120.html?ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_38,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d-5&algo_pvid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/TrustFire-A8-Torch-5-Mode-1000-Lumens-CREE-XM-L-T6-Power-By-1×-26650-Protected/32657888517.html?ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_38,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d-1&algo_pvid=11f462fd-556e-48a9-a19b-e2c8b318372d&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

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I didn’t ask the specific color. I am fine with grey or black. It’s a good looking flashlight. Similar to the Palight T50 that I also like and the description for the T50 has zoom but it doesn’t clearly say how it zooms. I guess by turning the head.
OK I’m lookin at the A8 now too. It takes a 20mm driver so it’s a candidate for XHP or MT-G2 mod. Same as you I like the whole length same diameter “tube” style and tail switch.

Where are you seeing that Palight listed as zooming? I don’t think that one is zooming:
https://www.banggood.com/PALIGHT-T50-10W-L2-1000LM-26650-Outdoor-LED-Flashlight-p-1110766.html?rmmds=category&cur_warehouse=CN

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By the way here’s two models of Palight 26650 that are zoomies, and much more like the A8 (whole length same diameter “tube” style.)
The MS600 has an unusual “touch” tail switch. (Smack not touch – see EDIT below photos)

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/PALIGHT-MS600-S-680Lumens-flashlight-2mo...LED-Flashlight-for-26650/32827900288.html?ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_3_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_38,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=8fcc320a-b9d0-499b-b384-8ef1c07e008a-1&algo_pvid=8fcc320a-b9d0-499b-b384-8ef1c07e008a&transAbTest=ae803_5&priceBeautifyAB=0

https://www.ebay.com/itm/PALIGHT-MS600-XML-L2-600LM-26650-Zoomable-LED-Flashlight-Suit/322458016505?hash=item4b13fedaf9:g:rWYAAOSw4YdYz~Rp

https://www.banggood.com/PALIGHT-M900-S-XML-L2-600LM-26650-Zoomable-EDC-Led-Flashlight-Suit-p-1056132.html?rmmds=search&cur_warehouse=CN
(Currently “Under restocking”) EDIT: would have to check with Banggood but I’m not seeing the M900-s anywhere else now so it may be a thing of the past.

I have them listed in my zoomie thread: http://budgetlightforum.com/node/48549

M600 still available a few places.
It’s a VERY compact size:
100mm(L) x 31mm(Head) x 31mm(Body)

PALIGHT MS600:


 

EDIT: MS600 is a twisty for on-off, once on you “smack” the tail to change modes (causing the battery to momentarily disconnect for mode changes)
Found this review I didn’t know existed before: http://budgetlightforum.com/node/30151

Still worth looking at, being only 100mm in length it may be the most compact 26650 light there is, I can’t think of anything that comes close, especially it being a zoomie too.

 

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On Ali. the title it says “zoomable” and in the description says “focal length: adjustable”.

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/PALIGHT-T50-1000-Lumens-flashlight-5-mod...LED-Flashlight-for-18650/32828346665.html?spm=2114.search0104.3.2.2d38d5eaucz4Dn&ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_5_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_1,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=d449140f-55d8-4262-83b6-c7ecf3976020-0&algo_pvid=d449140f-55d8-4262-83b6-c7ecf3976020&priceBeautifyAB=0

$25 is pretty good for a good looking light. I’m going to look around on other sites to see if I find specifics on the zoom.

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Funner wrote:
On Ali. the title it says “zoomable” and in the description says “focal length: adjustable”.

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/PALIGHT-T50-1000-Lumens-flashlight-5-mod...LED-Flashlight-for-18650/32828346665.html?spm=2114.search0104.3.2.2d38d5eaucz4Dn&ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_5_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_1,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=d449140f-55d8-4262-83b6-c7ecf3976020-0&algo_pvid=d449140f-55d8-4262-83b6-c7ecf3976020&priceBeautifyAB=0

$25 is pretty good for a good looking light. I’m going to look around on other sites to see if I find specifics on the zoom.

I put the Banggood link to it in my post above, nothing about zoomable in their listing, they have a photo of the head unscrewed from the tube, looking at that photo pretty much verifies it’s not zoomable.

But what did you think about that MS600?

 

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The Manta Ray C8.2 looks to be at the top of my new list, it just looks like it has a tad too much material on the light for me to decide on it now.

I am still keeping my eye out for “that light”.

Too bad nobody like Kaidomain sells F13 with a XHP50.2 in it. I would buy a couple. But that looks to be a mod for me in the future.

But the Jaxman Z1 will be my next light with the short tube. I like the even wall of light from the zoomies and the Xhp50.2 should put that wall out there.

The 26650 Edc I am wanting needs to be simple, waterproof, no moving/zooming parts. It will have to be the F13 with a Xhp50.2. That is a great looking light.

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beam0 wrote:
Funner wrote:
On Ali. the title it says “zoomable” and in the description says “focal length: adjustable”.

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/PALIGHT-T50-1000-Lumens-flashlight-5-mod...LED-Flashlight-for-18650/32828346665.html?spm=2114.search0104.3.2.2d38d5eaucz4Dn&ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_5_10152_10151_10065_10344_10068_10130_10324_10342_10547_10325_10343_10546_10340_10548_10341_10545_10084_10083_10618_10307_5711211_5722315_10313_10059_10534_100031_10629_10103_10626_10625_10624_10623_10622_10621_10620_10142,searchweb201603_1,ppcSwitch_2&algo_expid=d449140f-55d8-4262-83b6-c7ecf3976020-0&algo_pvid=d449140f-55d8-4262-83b6-c7ecf3976020&priceBeautifyAB=0

$25 is pretty good for a good looking light. I’m going to look around on other sites to see if I find specifics on the zoom.

I put the Banggood link to it in my post above, nothing about zoomable in their listing, they have a photo of the head unscrewed from the tube, looking at that photo pretty much verifies it’s not zoomable.

But what did you think about that MS600?

I’m not a fan of the twisty and smack features.

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F13 at Fasttech around $13 after BLF code:

(Fasttech link photo)

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UltraFire MT-12 (Looks same as F13) at Fasttech (.57 cents more than F13)


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beam0 wrote:

F13 deal still works today: http://budgetlightforum.com/comment/1273059#comment-1273059


 

Order two more Big Smile

Thanks!

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beam0 wrote:

F13 deal still works today: http://budgetlightforum.com/comment/1273059#comment-1273059


 

Order two more Big Smile

Thanks!

Beer Beer
Yeah I ordered one back on the 3rd on that deal, I was surprised to see it was still valid when saw your post tonight and tried it. But sometimes that happens (very rarely) but figured I check.

 

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