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Old 08-20-2017, 02:37 AM   #51
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Ordered two. Got them a couple of days ago -- very bright! (using regular battery)
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Old 08-20-2017, 12:15 PM   #52
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If someone can help me post a pic of my frakenlight il let u see how it's done. It's super easy, just a surefire g2 nitrolon body 2 cr123 batteries and a Chinese eBay head. For the total of 30 bucks...cant be beat. These little lights are good but il stick to my sure fire frakenlight.
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Old 08-21-2017, 03:58 PM   #53
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I got mine today. If you are expecting something that feels solid in your hand you will be disappointed. It has a good beam but does not feel solid like the Fenix LD12 or Streamlight. It is another decent one to have around at a good price but not one I will keep next to a firearm for emergencies.
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Old 08-21-2017, 04:58 PM   #54
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Well thanks again BowVista. I just ordered myself another flashlight because of you. The other lights I've purchased from your recommendation have worked out very well so I'm sure this little jewel will be just as awesome.

I did not buy the lithium battery (yet). I'd like to see how it does with a AA battery first before I go spending all that extra loot for batteries and chargers. Has anyone tried it with just an AA battery? If so were you pleased?
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Old 08-21-2017, 05:00 PM   #55
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One more question: Since we are on the subject of flashlights I cannot seem to find a good headlight. All the ones I buy are either battery hogs or just don't seem to stay working. Does anyone have a good headlight recommendation for bow hunting? It's so nice to be hands free sometimes.
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Old 08-21-2017, 05:43 PM   #56
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My guess would be that if the lumens are different, they either aren't the same lights, or they are B level versions. One of the things I've loved about Thorfire, is they stand behind their product. A friend of mine had a problem with one of his lights not holding memory correctly, and they replaced it right away. I'll pay a little more for a company I have faith in and a guarantee like that!
Those things are nice but the ones I'm talking about are 1/5th of the price. I buy cheap lights so when people lose them I don't get mad


They appear to be the same, so maybe a B version.
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Old 08-21-2017, 06:04 PM   #57
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Last night at my property did a make sure I'm not crazy check. Fraken light destroyed that light by a long shot. My son did enjoy playing w it though. Not gona lie I do have another one coming. I've got 2 kids so I got an for them so they 'll keep their hands off of my good ones
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Old 08-21-2017, 06:53 PM   #58
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One more question: Since we are on the subject of flashlights I cannot seem to find a good headlight. All the ones I buy are either battery hogs or just don't seem to stay working. Does anyone have a good headlight recommendation for bow hunting? It's so nice to be hands free sometimes.
Fenix HL55, best headlamp I've ever seen and I've seen a lot. Our family now has 4 of them.
https://www.amazon.com/HL55-Headlamp.../dp/B00NB6EUQU
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Old 08-21-2017, 08:21 PM   #59
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One more question: Since we are on the subject of flashlights I cannot seem to find a good headlight. All the ones I buy are either battery hogs or just don't seem to stay working. Does anyone have a good headlight recommendation for bow hunting? It's so nice to be hands free sometimes.
Here's the headlamp I use. Runs off AAA batteries, and works great for me. I use it about 4 times a week around my house/shop and have zero complaints.

https://www.amazon.com/Black-Diamond...2f70fa8bdfa137
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Old 08-25-2017, 09:02 PM   #60
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Some of you guys down close to Htown might be thankful for these lights. Hoping you don't need them, but I'd definitely be thankful to have plenty of lights if it was me!

Praying for you guys who might spend some time wet and dark!
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Old 08-29-2017, 02:57 PM   #61
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Lightning Deal Alert

The VG15S light just went on "Lightning Deal" for $17.39.

With the ThorFire 2 pack of 18650 batteries and charger at $12.99 that gets you a pretty nice setup for $30.38 with free shipping.
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Old 08-29-2017, 03:37 PM   #62
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Lightning Deal Alert

The VG15S light just went on "Lightning Deal" for $17.39.

With the ThorFire 2 pack of 18650 batteries and charger at $12.99 that gets you a pretty nice setup for $30.38 with free shipping.
Just saw that! Great deal.

Here are links for those of you interested!

Light:
https://www.amazon.com/ThorFire-Flas...c3acda7e5be635

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https://www.amazon.com/ThorFire-1865...03e455a2fc9d51
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Old 09-04-2017, 12:47 PM   #63
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Thx for the heads up on these! Just got both of mine on Saturday and they are awesome. Super bright
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Old 09-04-2017, 11:55 PM   #64
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Thx for the heads up on these! Just got both of mine on Saturday and they are awesome. Super bright
Glad you like them. The company has deals every once in a while, so I'm sure they'll have some other specials soon. I've always been very pleased with my Thorfire stuff.
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Old 12-07-2017, 02:50 PM   #65
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anyone have any experience with this Anker light? Amazon has it rated #1. Trying to decide between it or one of the ThorFires.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01KH2JP5G..._t1_B01DLXI6C6
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Old 12-07-2017, 04:28 PM   #66
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Old 12-07-2017, 04:44 PM   #67
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Found one with a video cam built in to the light.
http://www.thorfiredirect.com/ThorFi...ing-p-140.html

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Old 12-07-2017, 09:16 PM   #68
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Peer pressure got me...multiple lights headed my way!
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