Minimal Monster

The good people at Foursevens were kind enough to give us a preview of the brand new Mini Mark II, an update on their classic EDC light. While we have never been a huge fan of twist to activate this might change our mind. The MK2 packs a serious punch for its small frame and…

Fresh Tactics

While Surefire is certainly well known for excellent lights they have also been producing a fantastic Youtube series as well. They have gathered experts from across the US to sound off on some tactics and best practices. This time they have Tyler Grey adding input on fundamentals for light application. Whether you are on offense…

Feature Mix

While kickstarter’s for lights area dime a dozen every so often there is a great idea. Like the Zerohour Ignite, a small form factor light with some big features. While the feature set isnt earth shattering this combo of features covers a lot of bases. It features your standard waterproofing, twist to activate, and a…

Firestarter

While I do love multi use tools and the realm of multi use flashlights i lacking these days, here is a beacon of hope. I am still trying to figure out if cooking food or starting a fire with your EDC torch is a good idea but it’s at least an option. From Wicked Laser’s,…

Cool tool

Now here is something that’s destined to be the norm. We all know shopping for the right light can be difficult, some shops only carry a few brands/options and rarely let you try before you buy. Streamlight beat that mentality by building this cool tool to help alleviate the stress of dropping big bucks on…

Fresh tactics

While the setup to test and perform this drill may be more than you have available it could be adjusted. It’s really something you will need to practice to get good at, but I do love these little field notes from SureFire.

Improvise

While there are plenty of differing opinions on weapon mount or not, here is a fresh idea. I actually learned two things, easier ways to custom cut ranger bands, as well as a fantastic way to the weapon mount your EDC light. There are a few factors you still need to consider like will your handguard…

700-lumen​ ultra light

While I am still falling in love with my Mi7, Klarus went and made something else to take a chunk of the paycheck. The new XT1C is a light weight compact powerhouse, while still boasting the 1m drop resistance and 2m water resistance there is much more below the surface. With a blistering 700 lumens…

Carry guide

No light will do you any good if you leave it at home so picking something small but still useable is essential. Here is a top 5 guide for those looking for something small and more powerful that will fit into a summer carry or for those that just don’t have the pocket real-estate available….

True natural

Even though it’s out of stock currently there are few lights that sport a natural color palette. Triple Aught Design a fantastic gear maker, in general, has some solid design and color options for their LensLight line. While it boasts many of the usual specs and runs a CR123 boasting a powerful 330-lumen output. The…