LED (light emitting diodes) are frequently found in state of the art lighting fixtures (outdoor security
, kitchen pencil lights
); they've moved on to the small flashlight business and may now be found there, as well. The principle advantages are that they provide immense illumination, for their size, and require far less battery power than for a standard bulb. Additionally, many of the batteries used in the LED flashlights
Like this one -- the Pelican 7060 LED Tactical Flashlight
. Pelican, long known for its rugged military and law enforcement products, offers this LED flashlight
with dual switch technology; you get the choice of a body mount (for mounted patrolling) or a tail switch for tactical employment. Also on board the flashlight, a momentary mode for brief illumination. 3.7 volt rechargeable lithium-ion battery that's good for 1 1/2 hours of constant light.
Stinger's LED HP Flashlight
features a lamp with 50000 lifetime hours of use. The best part of the LED flashlight
? The three lighting modes -- with lamp run times ranging from 2 to 7 1/4 hours -- and a pulsing strobe light. The rechargeable battery is good for up to about 1000 cycles, so you'll get loads of convenient service from it. On/off push button operation and a deep parabolic lens dish that gives you an intense, long-range look at your target, along with good peripheral illumination.
Have a party coming up? Or, just maybe you have a need for concentrated light -- literally -- at your fingertips. Give these Super Bright LED Finger Lamps
a try. Hook and loop straps for your fingers, on/off push button operation, and your choice of 4 colored covers -- white, red, blue, and green -- for a rainbow of illumination. Batteries are included; you decide where best to use the LED flashlights
-- on fingers, writing instruments, small tools, and the like.
These LED Windup Illuminators
are perfect for stowing away as emergency lighting
-- cars, hiking gear, cabins, etc. One minute of cranking the handle gives you a half hour of light. No batteries or bulbs needed and the device has two lamp intensity settings. Clever.
-- state of the art, long-lasting illumination that's always close at hand.
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