Peak LED Logan Lights

Peak LED is not a well known name in flashlights. They are an American manufacturer located in Arizona. I recently acquired a couple of models to test; the Logan series. The Peak Logan flashlights are single cell pocket or keychain sized flashlights... Read More...

Flashlight Belt Wear

Question: I'm a handyman by trade and am looking for a small flashlight to wear on my belt to work everyday. The nature of the jobs I work necessitate easy access with one hand. What are my options for an affordable flashlight to wear on... Read More...

Fenix TK40 Flashlight

Sometimes you just need more light. For those occasions, Fenix makes the TK40. Packing a whopping maximum of 630 advertised lumens, the TK40 is best described as portable sunshine. While the advertised output was probably overestimated... Read More...

Surefire E2D LED Defender

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Surefire's E2D flashlight has historically been, and remains, one of the most popular everyday carry flashlights. Being part of the executive or e-series, It is among Surefire's smallest flashlights. The E2D was originally incandescent and... Read More...

New Surefires: Next Generation G2X and 6PX

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As their names imply, Surefire has come out with next generation editions of their popular G2 and 6P workhorse flashlights. These new lights are the same dimensions as their predecessors in length and weight but feature new styling that has... Read More...

Surefire G2 LED Upgrade

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Surefire has quietly been upgrading the performance of some of their flashlights. The Surefire X300 was recently upgraded from 110 to 170 lumens, an increase of over 50%. All Surefire G2 LEDs are now shipping with 120 lumen outputs. The... Read More...

Drop-In High Output Cree LED Lamp

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TNVC (Tactical Night Vision Company) is selling a drop-in Cree Q5 LED lamp assembly that fits full-sized Surefire flashlights, such as the G2 and 6P. Compared to the P60 lamp that comes standard in the 6P, the TNVC lamp is over three times... Read More...

Why You Need a Surefire A2L: Part2

In the previous post on the Surefire Aviator A2L, I gave it's specs and dimensions.  Now let's discuss the areas in which the A2L excels. If you you've read my other flashlight posts, then you know that I'm a fan of dual output flashlights.... Read More...

Why You Need a Surefire A2L Flashlight: Part 1

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As previously discussed in a post on Surefire's 2009 catalog, Surefire released an LED version of the popular Aviator, given the model number A2L. The A2L is a unique light in Surefire's lineup in that it is both dual output and dual spectrum.... Read More...

Best EDC Flashlight

Question: I'm not familiar with the various brands of flashlights on the market or their specs but am looking for a good flashlight to carry with me everyday. What do you suggest? Mack from Honolulu. Answer: It boils down to your intended... Read More...

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