For 2017 Streamlight has amped up the lumens on a number of their handheld lights. In addition to producing brighter lights, the company introduced the HL-X line of handheld and weapon mounted ProTac lights.
These lights feature Streamlight’s dual fuel technology that uses two CR123A lithium batteries (included); also accepts one Streamlight rechargeable 18650 lithium ion battery. The Ten-Tap programming provides access to three user selectable preset programs: 1.) high/strobe/low; 2.) high only; 3.) low/medium/high. The C4 LED produces 65 – 1000 lumens, low – high, with run times of 1.25 hours on high to 20 hours on low.
These lights will be available March –April 2017 and you should be able to pick them up for $100 plus or minus a few bucks. They are extraordinary tactical lights with superb quality and Streamlight’s customer service in unsurpassed. Pick one up!