Survivalist Forum banner
  • Are you passionate about survivalism? Would you like to write about topics that interest you and get paid for it? Read all about it here!
chemlights
1-13 of 13 Results
  1. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I carry lots of emergency gear in my vehicles, but I'm ashamed to say I haven't been carrying emergency flares or anything like emergency flares. I am going to rectify that very soon, and I'm looking for advice as to what I should buy. Should I buy the old-fashioned emergency flares like these...
  2. Vendor Deals
    When Bushcraft goes wrong, you need reliable tools for signaling your position to rescuers. Cyalume's SOS Signal Light and Personnel Marker Light are mil-spec chemlights designed for exactly this purpose. Visible for up to a mile on land and up to three miles from the air, these American-made...
  3. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Reviews and other options to products like gloo_tube, lazerbrite, or krill. Need the marking ability of a chem light but for longer then twelve hours and not dependant on temperature.
  4. Urban Survival
    Not sure if this is the right place to bring this topic up, sorry in advance if it isn't. I've had some people tell me recently that Chemlights are beneficial in a shtf scenario and should be added to a survival kit. My question, probably a dumb one, is what's the use of chemlights if you...
  5. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Who makes the brightest Chem lights you're familiar with? I bought a few from the local Target, and they're crap hah. What do you use and like?
  6. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Ok, here's the thing. I have always been hesitant to store chem lights as they naturally lose potency so fast. Yes, the more expensive ones last longer, but I just don't like that there is nothing to be done. On the other hand, I have a chance to get a large number possibly free, and want to...
  7. Reviews & Questions For Vendors
    Everyone knows what a light stick is.... those cool little things you bend, snap and they make light for 8-12 hours..... Let's discuss these please. Blue, green, yellow, WHITE, red, orange, purple.... Which glow is your favorite color? Which color would be most useful? What are some uses...
  8. British Isles and ROI
    Chemical Light Sticks (Cyalume and Lumica) Chemical Light Sticks (glo-sticks) are gaining popularity in the Prepper community after finding very broad acceptance in the military and industrial environments’, they are an ideal alternative to candles and battery hungry flashlight in many survival...
  9. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Light sticks I just picked up a few packs of 4 and 6 inch light sticks at Wal-Mart in their Halloween close out section for 50% off. 4 inch multi colored 10 packs were $2.43 6” green sticks were 43 cents each. These were for the Halloween trick-o-tweeters but will come in handy for you’re out...
  10. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hello everyone… I just wanted to share a nice item I came across today at Lowes… This product takes the place of three items in your BOB or truck, car etc… We all have had snap-lites and they work fine for emergency light or whatever you use them for. Problem is once you snap them on they are...
  11. British Isles and ROI
    Bit of a shortage in the UK of Cyalume sticks for the last 18 months especially white ones.The army is probably hogging em all, and I'm hearing some pretty crap feedback about some types of liesure brands of light stick. So I bought and tried out these NATO specification Light sticks from...
  12. Urban Survival
    Are there actually glowsticks bright enough to illuminate the area, or are they just to 'mark' things?
  13. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    On the last camping trip, Shonuff did something that impressed me. He took a chem light and hung it under the canopy covering his hammock. Bugs started coming around the light, so Shonuff threw the chem light on the ground a few feet from his hammock. This chem light provided some real...
1-13 of 13 Results
Top