Gearlight Single-Mode Zoomie (2-Pack - Amazon): Review & Night Walk

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Gearlight Single-Mode Zoomie (2-Pack - Amazon): Review & Night Walk
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Reminds me a lot of the WdtPro lights that went around for like 5-7bux a pop for a tupac. Same general shape but different knurling.

Tailcap… unanodised threads that screw into (vs onto) the battery tube? Same red switchboot, too.

These were high/low/strobe (ecch) and pretty blue. Would focus to The Bat Signal, not slightly blurred.

Ah, here we go… https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0819CNQJJ/

Not bad at 10bux for a tupac. Pretty damned solid (got one right in front of me), weighty even when empty, so a nice thickwall tube and head.

Replace the emitter for something warmer, and the driver to a nice 1-mode, and it’d be a great beater light for around the house.

AAA carrier, 18650 with tube, or 21700, taker yer choice. Doubt any of them have buck drivers, as they’re most likely just a series resistor to limit current.

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   Nice to see a true budget light talked about on BLF .

     I've always said that the zoomie is a gateway drug .

Dchomak used to say ..Any dipchit can go spend hundreds for a good light .It's an art to get one for next to nothing ... >>  I just found a receipt from Home Depot  for my $.01 penny DefiantSuperThrower.

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Gateway lights, zoomies are, yes. And I remember the Defiant Thrower. Not a bad torch!