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  1. Reviews & Questions For Vendors
    I just received my flashlight from China that's supposed to be 250 lumens, which is supposed to be about three times brighter than a full size maglight. Well it's not even as bright as my $2 keychain LED light, and it has a short in it and the light flickers. And I paid $18 to boot. Stay away...
  2. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
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  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I was thinking of getting one but I was wondering if they have a momentary on off. I mean can you press the butten in half way to turn it on but when you let it go it shuts off? And also has anyone had one for a long time? I was wondering how they hold up? Thanks,
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I have three different Surefire Flash lights all of which unfortunately take very expensive 123 batteries. With three + 50 dollar flash lights I still carry a 15 dollar Gerber Firecracker as part of my EDC. What about you? I feel that it is way to expensive and impractical to carry an...
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Please post up your solutions for lighting while either out and about or during disaster situations. For me: Quark MiniAA, http://www.4sevens.com/product_info.php?cPath=297_355&products_id=2044 Goes for $39 without a coupon. Has a low of 2.7 lumens OTF which is equal to your standard...
  6. Reviews & Questions For Vendors
    I picked up a new maglight yesterday at bass pro. It is the xl100 model. It runs on 3 AAA in a carrier. It has a strobe, SOS, Dim, and a night light setting. I spent 40 bucks on it and I love it. It fits in the palm of my hand (good striking weapon size) and is black. I have it at work and...
  7. Urban Survival
    I am new here and I did a search, but didn't have success in finding a thread regarding flashlights. I need to buy three for bug-out-bags, and a few for the bedrooms. The ones I have are plastic and are not very bright even with new batteries, and they are huge and awkward for my child. And I...
  8. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    well what would be the best flashlight for SHTF/Camping and will be running for long amount of time? What would be the best flashlight for these uses? Thanks
  9. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Double Review: Maglight "SOLITARE" and "Value Tools" Folding Knife Here's a couple of reviews of a Maglight and "El-Cheapo" folding knife which I purchased at www.clasohlson.se I'll start off with the knife. (Pictures in my picture gallery for both knife and flashlight. Please refer to them...
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