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    Which Dinotte taillight do I have???

    Ok, I asked this in another thread but how many different versions have there been? Just one? I have no idea which one I have (bought from Nashbar recently); it has no markings on it whatsoever.

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    To my knowledge, they have only had one version of the taillight.
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    There are 2 versions that I know of, the AA-Nickel Metal Hydride version, and the Lithium-Ion version. They have the same output & pattern, however have different voltages and software.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ViperZ View Post
    There are 2 versions that I know of, the AA-Nickel Metal Hydride version, and the Lithium-Ion version. They have the same output & pattern, however have different voltages and software.
    Good point. I was thinking more in terms of generations/LED bulb technology and assumed everybody knew about the different series/batteries.

    By software do you mean the Li-ion battery strap that fits into the slots in the battery instead of the AA pouch and new seat post mount; or the internals of the light; or all of the above?
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    Software--the instructions that tell the processor inside the light what to do in different modes and also for voltage regulation and monitoring. The regulation/monitoring would be slightly different between battery types.
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    ^^^ As stated.
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    there was also I think a rev 1 of the taillight...maybe I am wrong. it was the same power but perhaps a different blink logic...and different canister. but essentially the same light

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    Yeah...some of the videos I've seen on youtube seem to have the blink mode be full off/on, instead of leaving it in a lower light mode between flashes.

    For example:

    Not on between flashes
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tO5pSLL4e7E
    On between flashes
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hncak2gbDOY

    In the first video the flashes also appear to be closer together.

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