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Finding the Best Survival Flashlight in 2016: A Buyer’s Guide and Top Models

In a survival situation, you need a reliable, rugged flashlight by your side. You probably won’t be facing the apocalypse, but natural disasters and war can feel like you are. And when the power grid is down, light can mean the difference between life and death. Survival flashlights are designed to take a beating while providing you with bright light and sometimes, a few extra helpful features. You probably haven’t had to face a serious emergency situation (I hope), so...
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Uncovering the Best Military Flashlight 2016: Our 3 Picks

A military flashlight is one that can be used for safety, blind an assailant and can take one heck of a beating. With a military grade flashlight, you’ll be prepared to perform search and rescue, chase down criminals and use your flashlight as a form of defense. These aren’t the flashlights you would give to your grandmother. I don’t even recommend a military tactical flashlight for kids because they’ll likely blind everyone in their way. And I am not even...
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The Top 700 Lumen Flashlights for 2016

A 700 lumen flashlight puts out more light than you’ll probably ever need, unless maybe you’re searching for Narnia in the woods. For tactical purposes and self-defense, bright light can give you a tremendous advantage. But if your light goes out when you need it most, you’re dead meat. You need a flashlight that’s reliable – regardless of the lumen count. And it needs to be durable enough to survive the task at hand (even if that task is, in...
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An Expert Guide to Finding the Best LED Flashlight 2016

No one uses halogen flashlights anymore. They’re old technology that seemingly won’t go away. Why? They’re cheap, but they’re unreliable. You know, those times when you’re tracking what you’re confident is a poisonous spider, and the lights go off. You go to turn on your handy flashlight, and the bulb is dead. This is why the best LED flashlight is worth tenfold a halogen flashlight. LED bulbs last a very, very long time. And if you’re buying the best flashlight...
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Tactical Flashlight With 1000 Lumens – 3 Flashlights with Blinding Light

You know what’s really scary? The dark. I’m not talking about shutting off the light in your bedroom. I’m talking about the kind of dark when you’re out in the wild and you hear cougars rustling in the woods, and all you have to defend yourself is a flimsy tent. The world around us is bright, but when you escape from civilization, you really get to see how dark the world can be. What does the military or a tactical...
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Want the Highest Lumen Flashlight? These 3 Models Are Blindingly Bright

The highest lumen flashlight is bright enough to send a signal to space. While you probably don’t need an ultra-bright flashlight for everyday use, it can really come in handy if you’re camping outdoors, hiking in the dark or searching for your lost friend in the woods. I’ve discussed the concept of lumens quite a bit in other posts, but let me quickly recap for those of you who are new to my site: Lumens is a number that correlates...
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The Best Hunting Flashlight for 2016 – A Complete Buyer’s Guide

A successful hunt requires three things: the right gear, a whole lot of patience, and skill. I, unfortunately, only have one of those things – the gear (I’m working on the others). You have the right weapon, the right clothes, the right tools, but do you have the right flashlight? Wait, what? A flashlight? Isn’t that a bit like running into the forest, yelling “Here I am! Here I am!”? No. If you’re hunting hogs, coyotes or varmint at night,...
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The Best Small Flashlight Guide – And 3 of the Top Small Flashlights Reviewed

You’ve seen those long, heavy-looking flashlights on the hips of military personnel and firefighters. And you may even have one of these flashlights yourself. But now you want something smaller. The good news is that the best small flashlight doesn’t have to be a weak-lumen model. In all honesty, you won’t need a 1000 lumen flashlight if it’s just for looking in your backyard or for when the power goes out in your home. The brightest small flashlight will more...
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Finding the Best Mini Flashlight: The Definitive Buyer’s Guide

Mini flashlights are ideal because they fit into your pocket, they’re less expensive (in most cases), and they’re lightweight. The best mini flashlight is one that doesn’t break the bank and actually produces a bright beam of light. We’re not talking about those dinky flashlights that are practically worthless. These are high-powered flashlights that, normally, fit in the palm of your hand, and they may even attach right to your keychain. The best flashlight is one that is right by...
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Need the Best EDC Flashlight? You Can’t Miss Our Top 3 Reviews

There are times in your life that you don’t plan. And let’s be honest, even when you do plan things, they never go the way that you imagined. So, how in the world do you know when you’ll need a flashlight the most? This is why the best EDC flashlight is on the hips of security guards, police officers and military. But how do you choose one of these flashlights? How do you know how to find the best flashlight?...
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