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Old 09-08-13, 07:14 PM   #1
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whcih flashlight is ya every day carry

mine is the http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...?ie=UTF8&psc=1 its very very small fits on keychain and has 50 hours of battery life on low
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Old 09-08-13, 08:29 PM   #2
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http://www.amazon.com/Swiss-Tech-ST5.../dp/B0010YLXMY

Got it at Lowes or Home Depot.

When I walk the dog at night I carry a Mini-Maglite 2 AAA.
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I just grab the Cateye headlight off my bike.
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I just grab the Cateye headlight off my bike.

same, only an elderly blackburn.
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http://www.countycomm.com/aaapolish.html

I carry this, a Leatherman Wingman and a compact ballpoint pen in a nylon sheath that fits into my front pocket.
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Mini Maglite 2xAA upgraded with a TerraLUX LED and an intelligent tail switch (3 brightness modes, strobe mode, plus red LED to indicated power / find light in the dark). Always with me. Plus I often bring a Petzl headlamp with 3 AA batteries and a very bright LED for hands free use (including night riding).
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I usually have a Fenix LD01 in my pocket, a Fenix PD32 in my briefcase, and a mini-mag with a Terralux LED in my car.
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http://www.countycomm.com/aaapolish.html

I carry this, a Leatherman Wingman and a compact ballpoint pen in a nylon sheath that fits into my front pocket.
do the specs on that website seem to be true?thats a lot of lumens and runtime
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do the specs on that website seem to be true?thats a lot of lumens and runtime
The specs are consistent with my experience. I particularly like how resistant the stainless steel is to pocket wear.
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Old 09-08-13, 11:22 PM   #10
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The specs are consistent with my experience. I particularly like how resistant the stainless steel is to pocket wear.
wow thats amazeing from a single aaa battery .i almost got a light from countycomm .there a cool online store
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Old 09-08-13, 11:42 PM   #11
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it's usually three or four all day, every day for me. the big one on the belt is a johnson bm-10, it's the big boy with heavy lumins, and the big battery that can also start my car in the winter. then there's the cat-400 i keep in my pocket that runs on four d batteries. it's for general duty. i call it, 'the turd,' 'cause it smells like one for some reason. i usually also have my pen flashlight in my breast pocket to use with my phone that doesn't currently light in any way whatsoever. i normally also carry a flashing bike light with me too in case there's an emergency. knock on wood.
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because things that are on fire usually give off plenty of lumens. hth
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I don't carry.
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The flash on my phone can be used as a steady light in "light" mode.
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Old 09-13-13, 07:59 AM   #16
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I have a flashligh app on my phone. My go to light is my Coast Lenser, couple hundred lumens on 3 x aaa. Next is my MTE SSC P7 powered by 1 x 18650
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Old 09-13-13, 08:08 AM   #18
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I have a flashligh app on my phone. My go to light is my Coast Lenser, couple hundred lumens on 3 x aaa. Next is my MTE SSC P7 powered by 1 x 18650
Have the same light....I use it as a headlight for the huffy when I commute on it. I have some NiCd batteries in it....they hold a charge for quite some time.
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Have the same light....I use it as a headlight for the huffy when I commute on it. I have some NiCd batteries in it....they hold a charge for quite some time.
Has been on quite a few campouts with me. I really like that little light.
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Okay, only 95 lumen, but still a very bright light with good run time.

http://www.ledlenser.com/flashlight/pocket-size/v2
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Okay, only 95 lumen, but still a very bright light with good run time.

http://www.ledlenser.com/flashlight/pocket-size/v2
Ah...175 lumens for the one I have, and focusable from a flood to a narrow beam.

http://www.ledlenser.com/flashlight/full-size/p7
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I usually don't carry a light, but if I am, it's a Petzl headlamp or the NiteRider rechargeable off my bike, akin to the new Lumina series.
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Do not need a flashlight during the day. Where I lives there is sunlight on during the day.

At night howefer, I would carry either Shining Beam Caveman, or a Romisen RCN3. I also use both for bike lights, mounted with twofish flashlight mounts.
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I've got a bunch of Cree LED's units from various companies, but don't tend to carry any in the summer time, since I keep several at work and several at home, maybe half of them XP-G units. Once it starts getting dark when I leave home and leave work, I will start carrying my incan 6p, because I have found through years of abusing lights that they still haven't made a LED driver that I trust as well as an old fashion bulb, and while I could direct drive a LED instead, I like the steady one hour I get from the 6P well enough over having a curve to the output.
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