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The hottest new flashlights of 2017

There have been a good number of new flashlights in 2017 so far. A few of them certainly stand out in terms of usage,...
Review ThorFire TK4A

Review: ThorFire TK4A

The ThorFire TK4A is a bit of an unusual beast. Too big to be considered your typical everyday carry (EDC) light; too small to...
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The secret life of batteries

They are the last thing considered until Christmas morning and not one of the children’s toys will work, or an electrical storm knocks out...
How to care for a flashlight

How to care for a flashlight

Your flashlight is potentially one of the most important pieces of kit you can have. This is the instrument to help find the tripped switches, a...

Is there one perfect flashlight?

Is there such a thing as the perfect flashlight? If you had to choose just one flashlight to use for every possible occasion, what...
Flashlight gift guide

Christmas flashlight gift guide 2016

When you come to think about it, Christmas is the perfect time to buy a flashlight. The nights are long and dark - exactly...

Review: Nitecore P12GT

Finding the perfect flashlight that delivers high performance without weighing you down can be a struggle. Luckily the Nitecore P12GT is a small, practical design that will...

Review: Nitecore EC20 18650

For many people, an 18650-powered flashlight is the natural progression from 'beginner' models that contain AA (or even AAA) batteries. It's a sign that...
How many lumens do I need - a bright Olight M18

How many lumens do I need?

If there is one piece of advice that you should stick to, regardless of what kind of product you’re after, it’s that you should...
Flashlight fun for kids

Flashlight fun for kids

Kids love to play with flashlights. It doesn't matter how many high-tech toys and tablets they may have, kids will always still love the...

MANUFACTURER PROFILES

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Fenix

Fenix is a relative newcomer as a flashlight brand, only coming on the scene in 2004.The company is based in China and its products...
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Maglite

  The Maglite Flashlight was introduced in 1979 by the company Mag Instrument Inc. Every Maglite flashlight is designed, manufactured and tested in the U.S.A....