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Old 11-24-2021, 07:24 PM   #1
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Just looking for a bright, good battery life spotlight. Whatcha using?
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Old 11-24-2021, 07:37 PM   #2
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Boy, you came to the right place. Us East Texans know all about them !

Seriously, I have two Cyclops, one in the house and one in the truck. I like them.
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Old 11-24-2021, 07:42 PM   #3
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I’ve been a fan of Lightforcesfor a couple decades. I’m sure thr are other high end lights on the market now but they’ve never let me down so I’ll never change.
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Old 11-24-2021, 07:46 PM   #4
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Thermal.
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Old 11-24-2021, 08:10 PM   #5
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Lightforce is good. Honestly we been out of the spotlight game ever since thermal got big.
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Old 11-24-2021, 09:51 PM   #6
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Iíve been a fan of Lightforcesfor a couple decades. Iím sure thr are other high end lights on the market now but theyíve never let me down so Iíll never change.
Any particular model?
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Old 11-24-2021, 10:04 PM   #7
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Do some you folks remember the ol’ qbeam
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Old 11-24-2021, 10:15 PM   #8
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Any particular model?
I have a light force variable. I loved it but it was a POS. Ended up having to wire in a separate switch and just run it on and off with no dimmer. I sent it back and forth to lightforce twice then gave up on it.
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Old 11-24-2021, 10:55 PM   #9
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Lightforce is good. Honestly we been out of the spotlight game ever since thermal got big.
I just use mine to see in the dark. Nice to see what kind of critters are out in the edge of the woods around my house and what kind of two legged critters are up at my gate.
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Old 11-24-2021, 11:14 PM   #10
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Iíve had good luck with cyclops waterproof spotlights duck hunting.


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Old 11-24-2021, 11:22 PM   #11
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Thrunite TN42.
Doesn’t get any better imo.
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Old 11-24-2021, 11:32 PM   #12
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Iíve had good luck with cyclops waterproof spotlights duck hunting.


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Dang! If shootin a duck at night ain't sporting, what is? That sounds super difficult.
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Old 11-25-2021, 12:38 AM   #13
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Energizer spotlight for last 4 years. Been a goodun
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Old 11-25-2021, 03:07 AM   #14
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Any particular model?

140mm LED Enforcer is the one I use the most, Iíve got a bunch of different models but this is the one I grab most of the time running out to check things or trail a deer after dark.
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Old 11-25-2021, 06:37 AM   #15
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Do some you folks remember the olí qbeam
Still have one!
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Old 11-25-2021, 08:04 AM   #16
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Still have one!
Me too, it has been in my gun room for twenty years ! Unused BTW.
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Old 11-25-2021, 08:38 AM   #17
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Q beam Varmint specials were the best…now the smaller led lights with rechargeable batteries!
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Old 11-25-2021, 08:50 AM   #18
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Me too, it has been in my gun room for twenty years ! Unused BTW.
I think I left it on my 4 wheeler seat to long and burned it pretty bad

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Old 11-25-2021, 08:53 AM   #19
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Q-Beam and Stanley Fatmax if you're just wanting to go to your local Wal-Mart and pick one up. The Stanley is less bulky.

If I were to buy a dedicated light for huntin I'd get the FoxPro Firefly.
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Old 11-25-2021, 09:32 AM   #20
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Stanley FatMax. I have 2 of them.


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Old 11-25-2021, 09:34 AM   #21
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If you want something besides the big handheld, sniper hog lights makes a headlamp that works as well as or better than most of the cheaper spotlights I've had. I use mine hog hunting and driving the boat at night.
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Old 11-25-2021, 09:41 AM   #22
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Just looking for a bright, good battery life spotlight. Whatcha using?

You hunting East Tx now, Sean???



I have no useful info to add to this thread!

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Old 11-25-2021, 09:49 AM   #23
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You hunting East Tx now, Sean???



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Lol, no Bisch, not yet at least. Just looking to have one on hand, just in case one is needed.
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Old 11-25-2021, 10:53 AM   #24
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Q beam Varmint specials were the bestÖnow the smaller led lights with rechargeable batteries!
Yes they where I wish I could find a few!
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