Best non-white photon freedom?

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Best non-white photon freedom?

Thinking of getting either the red or turqoiuse (night-vision) green freedom?

Is the covert beam too narrow or dim? Might stick to the classic version

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I'd stick with the covert, it's far more tactical and that's what you want if your after Freedom!

Got a link? I have no idea what your on about but sounds interesting lol

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The blue-green (cyan) ones may, or may not preserve night vision, but they make everyone around you look like a decaying zombie.

 

I have never understood why anyone would want cyan emitters.

 

The numbers from my light tests are always to be found here.

https://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0ApkFM37n_QnRdDU5MDNzOURjYllmZHI...

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I'm still a red for night-vision fan.  Green is ok at range (or reading maps), but red is easier on my eyes for dim stuff.

I have only read about these specific lights, but I would choose covert if you are going for night vision. 

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Thanks guys,

Yeah will probably go red. Right now I just have a faux white, from DealEx I think.. still pretty amazing how much light you get from of these things!

Was using it earlier tonight when I went to throw some rubbish out! Very handy 

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Nothing too fancy mate, lol

Just these: http://www.photonlight.com/led-keychain-flashlights/photon-freedom-micro/ Smile 

Slightly cheaper on ebay.. 

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Don wrote:
 

I have never understood why anyone would want cyan emitters.

They are generally the brightest among available colors, as it requires little or no doping.

The Kruithof Curve tells us that blue 'appears' brighter to us as well.

I would agree that it's very unflattering to skin tones, but most folk are not sensitive to that issue, unless they have been taught to "see" color for the art/photo/print trades.

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