Sofirn Q8 Pro

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Sofirn Q8 Pro

Had it for a couple weeks now. Pretty impressive, but Way too floody for me. Is there a fresnel lens for this kit?

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It’s a floody light, does what it says on the tin!

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Performs as expected with 4x XHP50.2’s in shallow reflectors.

You might have better luck installing different LEDs

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If you don’t mind cool low CRI, the SFT40 was almost invented for the Q8.

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djozz wrote:
If you don’t mind cool low CRI, the SFT40 was almost invented for the Q8.

I feared someone would say this.

Now that I tried the LED, I have to buy some more and reopen my Q8 Tired

Smile, you cannot kill them all.

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Try Sofirn Q8 with XP-L HI. Much tighter hotspot.

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The original Sofirn Q8 was CW and throwier, which is why I preferred the OG NW/floodier BLF Q8.

You want the pro, you get the emitters that go-with.

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2-26350-P91 wrote:
The Sofirn Q8 is a fantastic jack of all trades. It has enough spill to be useful when walking and at the same time not be so floody that one is blinded when using the light on max while looking deep. In my opinion it’s an underrated general purpose outdoor flashlight.

That is is though I’m with LB, prefer the original BLF Q8 with warmer tint and HD LED over the tight, cool hotspot of the Sofirn version. I was just suggesting it as a less floody alternative

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Sofirn’s own website has 5000K version for sale.
Q8 pro

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I wonder how warm a 5000K 50.2 gets after slicing and dicing. Anyone do this with results

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I sliced a 6 volt xhp50 6500. It got only a little warmer. I don’t know if this helps.

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Most interesting thing about this is that I haven’t heard of 3V XHP50. 2’s warmer than 5400K