Category Archives: Tactical Lighting

VIRIDIAN® INTRODUCES NEW V SERIES LONG-RANGE ILLUMINATORS

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – October 16, 2018 – Viridian Weapon Technologies has introduced new tactical-grade V Series Long-Range Illuminators, the ultimate access for nighttime hunting, tactical applications or defense. The V Series product line, including the V210 with manual zoom and … Continue reading

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Sightmark Makes their Mark with Improved LoPro Series

  (MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Sightmark makes their mark by offering their redesigned LoPro family in Dark Earth finish. LoPro’s are a compact laser and laser-light combo attachment for your firearm, helping you with precision accuracy and rock-solid reliability. LoPro’s are … Continue reading

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CRIMSON TRACE RAILMASTER PRO CMR-204

I’ve just wrapped up a review of Crimson Trace Railmaster Pro, more specifically the green laser CMR-204. There’s a lot to get excited about in this now 4 year old offering from Crimson Trace Corporation; the highly visible green laser, … Continue reading

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Crimson Trace Launches BOGO Light Offer

  (Wilsonville, OR)— Crimson Trace®, recognized as America’s top brand of laser sights, today announced that customers who purchase any new Crimson Trace laser sight between September 1, 2018 and October 31, 2018 will be eligible to receive a free … Continue reading

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Streamlight’s PROTAC® 2L-X

Need a great handheld flashlight? If you answered yes, I’ve got one for you. Streamlight’s PROTAC® 2L-X is a compact tactical EDC light that delivers 500 lumens of illumination and three modes of operation. Read my review…

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HYBRIDLIGHT-PUC EXPANDABLE LANTERN CHARGER

Saint George, UT (July 24, 2018) – Good things do come in small packages, especially when you need light or your cell phone is about to die. The PUC Expandable Lantern is only two inches tall when collapsed but expands … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT’S NEW HEDLAMPS – ENDURO® PRO and BANDIT®

Streamlight added two new headlamps to their ENDURO and BANDIT lines of commercial headlamps that are dollar for dollar an amazing value. The ENDURO delivers high output with three modes and the new BANDIT retains USB rechargeability and the option … Continue reading

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Crimson Trace Upgrades Your Rifles With Some Outstanding Laser/Light Products

    (Wilsonville, OR) — Crimson Trace®, recognized as America’s Top Brand of laser sights and lights in a shooting sports industry survey of shooters and hunters, offers numerous lighting upgrade options to owners of modern sporting rifles (MSRs) and … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT ADDS TWO NEW HEADLAMPS ENDURO PRO and BANDIT

  For 2018 Streamlight introduced two new headlamps, the 200 lumen battery powered ENDURO® Pro with three modes of operation and a choice of green or red LEDs  and the upgraded BANDIT®USB rechargeable; available in yellow or black with white … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT’s PROTAC HL® 5-X USB/PROTAC HL® 5-X HANDHELD FLASHLIGHT

With the introduction of the Protac HL-5X, Streamlight expanded its Protac line to include extremely high output professional grade illumination tools. The TEN-TAP feature allows the customization need by the operator to meet any number of demanding conditions. The rechargeable … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT’S NEW FOR 2018 TLR-7

  TheTLR-7 is a continuation of everything you’ve come to expect from Streamlight. The offering adds breadth to Streamlight’s TLR line. The TLR-7 is ideally suited to the modern compact Conceal Carry platform. If you carry a Glock 19, or … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT® LAUNCHES AA BATTERY- POWERED HEADLAMP

Twin-Task® Headlamp Offers Two Light Sources for Both Distance and Close-Up Needs EAGLEVILLE, PA, May 16, 2018 – Streamlight®, Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting, announced it has introduced the versatile Twin-Task® Headlamp, featuring both spot and COB flood … Continue reading

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Steiner Introduces the TOR Series Pistol Lights and Lasers

The same Steiner eOptics team that designs and builds the DBAL series of military laser optics has developed a set of consumer-focused pistol lasers. Still made in the United States, still milled from solid aluminum, still with a lot of … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT RENEWS ANTRON BROWN SPONSORSHIP

Brown Scheduled for Appearance with Streamlight at 2018 AAPEX Show EAGLEVILLE, PA, May 10, 2018 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting tools, renewed its sponsorship with Antron Brown, an American drag racer currently driving the Matco Tools … Continue reading

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Sneak Preview: Streamlight TLR-7

In 2018, Streamlight introduced two new members of the company’s highly successful TLR weapon mounted light series, the TLR-7 and TLR-8. Streamlight dramatically reduced their footprint but retained the high performance that we’ve come to expect from the TLR line. … Continue reading

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FREE TACTICAL LIGHT PROMO FROM CRIMSON TRACE

From May 1, 2018 through June 30, 2018 – purchase any Crimson Trace® Laserguard® Pro laser sight and tactical light unit and receive a FREE CWL-100 Crimson Tactical Light for Picatinny Rail-Equipped Long Guns. Whether you choose to buy through … Continue reading

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Firefield introduces new Charge XLT Lasers and Flashlights

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Ideal for low-light situations and quick target acquisition at close ranges, Firefield’s new Charge XLT laser sights provide shooters with pinpoint accuracy and increased visibility when it matters most. Charge XLTs are available in four different models; … Continue reading

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Streamlight’s Compact High Performance TLR-8 Weapon Mounted Laser-Light Combo

With the 2018 introduction of the TLR-7 and TLR-8, Streamlight addressed a market need for professional grade weapon mounted lighting suitable to the many compact platforms entering the CCW market.  In my review, I present the  impressive new offering from … Continue reading

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VIRIDIAN WEAPON-MOUNTED CAMERAS GAIN TRACTION WITH POLICE DEPARTMENTS NATIONWIDE

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – March 7, 2018 – FACT Duty™ Weapon-Mounted Cameras(WMC™) from Viridian Weapon Technologies are in the process of being tested, evaluated and/or implemented by more than 50 law enforcement agencies nationwide. Numerous additional national and international customers are … Continue reading

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SNEAK PREVIEW: STREAMLIGHT TLR-8

At this year’s Shot Show, Streamlight introduced two new members of their highly successful weapon mounted light family,  the TLR-7 and TLR-8. The TLR-7 is a light only accessory and the TLR-8 is a light / laser combo. I’ll be … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT® NAMES CLEE & ASSOCIATES AS FEDERAL/MILITARY SALES REP AGENCY OF THE YEAR

EAGLEVILLE, PA, February 28, 2018 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, announced that Clee & Associates has been named the company’s 2017 Sales Rep Agency of The Year for the Federal/Military markets. … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT LAUNCHES STREAMLIGHT JR. F-STOP FLASHLIGHT

New Light Features Convenient Spot-to-Flood Lighting EAGLEVILLE, PA, February 20, 2018 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting, launched the Streamlight® Jr. F-STOPTM, an ultra-compact 2AA alkaline penlight that allows users to smoothly transition between spot and flood … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT® INTRODUCES PROTAC® HL 5-X USB

Brightest Addition to Tactical Light Series Offers 3,500 Lumens, Multi-Fuel Options EAGLEVILLE, PA, February 15, 2018 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, introduced the ProTac® HL 5-X USB rechargeable system, the newest … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT® INTRODUCES DUALIE WAYPOINT®

High-Performance Area Light Offers Individual or Combined Spot and Flood Lighting EAGLEVILLE, PA, February 9, 2018 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting, introduced the Dualie Waypoint®, a high performance spot and area light that allows for individual … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT LAUNCHES HPL MODEL OF PROTAC TACTICAL LIGHT

ProTac® HPL USB Features 1,000 Lumens; Uses Three Battery Types EAGLEVILLE, PA, February 7, 2018 –Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, introduced the ProTac® HPL (High Performance, High Lumen) USB, delivering an incredibly … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT LIGHTS UP SHOT SHOW 2018 WITH GREAT NEW OFFERINGS

For 2018, Streamlight has added two new TLR models. The TLR-7 and TLR-8 continue Streamlight’s tradition of excellent weapon mounted lights but with a more compact housing and significantly smaller rail footprint. The TLR-7 is a 500 lumen illumination tool … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT® LAUNCHES POLYTAC® X FLASHLIGHT

New Tactical Light Features High Lumens, Multiple Battery Options EAGLEVILLE, PA, January 9, 2018 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, announced it has added a new model to its PolyTac® line of … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT® LAUNCHES LOW-PROFILE ENDURO® PRO HEADLAMP

New, Multi-Function Headlamp Features Stylish Design, 200 Lumen Output EAGLEVILLE, PA, December 19, 2017 – Streamlight®, Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, launched the Enduro® Pro, a versatile, low-profile headlamp with a sleek design … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT® INTRODUCES RECHARGEABLE MICROSTREAM® USB

Small, Compact Light Features Lithium Ion Battery That Recharges Via Micro USB Port EAGLEVILLE, PA, December 12, 2017 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting, introduced the MicroStream® USB, a USB rechargeable version of its popular MicroStream® flashlight. … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT® INTRODUCES DUALIE® RECHARGEABLE MAGNET

Dual-Function Rechargeable Light is Intrinsically Safe; Permits Hands-Free Use EAGLEVILLE, PA, December 4, 2017 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting, introduced the Dualie® Rechargeable Magnet, a lithium ion battery-powered rechargeable LED flashlight that is safety rated for … Continue reading

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Crimson Trace – A Light In The Night

(Wilsonville, OR)—Crimson Trace hears directly from customers in the company’s Oregon production facility. Much of the conversation with customers is focused on laser sights, but one topic is also near the top for discussion—lights. Customers want to know the types … Continue reading

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ASP Introduces Programmable Tactical Flashlights

  Appleton, WI, November 6, 2017— Armament Systems and Procedures (ASP), a leading manufacturer of law enforcement products, is expanding its offering of high-performance tactical lighting solutions with the addition of the company’s first programmable flashlights. The new Pro DF … Continue reading

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Streamlight ProTac HL-X Handheld Tactical Illumination

The ProTac HL-X light, from one of the nation’s leading suppliers of tactical lighting, underwent real world testing in high winds, pouring rain and partial submersion courtesy of IRMA. The ProTac HL-X came through like a champ, illuminating the way … Continue reading

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Crimson Trace Offers FREE Ammunition

(Wilsonville, OR)—When purchasing a firearm and an accompanying Crimson Trace® laser sight or light source, the next question many buyers face is: “What about ammunition?” Crimson Trace offers an easy answer—a FREE box of Hornady® Critical Defense® ammunition. This FREE … Continue reading

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Sneak Preview: Streamlight ProTac HL-X Handheld

All of the natural disasters gave us an opportunity to put Streamlight’s ProTac HL-X to use. This is one heck of a light that function flawlessly in less than optimal conditions. We’ll have our review out for your reading pleasure … Continue reading

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Surefire Introduced the SureFire 2211 Signature WristLight

The rechargeable SureFire 2211® Signature WristLight provides hands-free tactical illumination for a broad range of low-light scenarios—including use with a handgun—and also features a fully integrated quality timepiece. When strapped to your support-side wrist, the 2211 Signature automatically aligns with … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT BANDIT

At SHOT SHOW 2017 Streamlight introduced a number of new tactical and general lighting products most of which were USB rechargeable or dual-fuel; among that new lineup  was Streamlight’s micro headlamp the BANDIT. The BANDIT is a 1.4 oz. handsfree, … Continue reading

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Gear Review: Streamlight ProTac Rail Mount HL-X

The latest addition to Streamlight’s ProTac Rail Mount line, ups the ante on illumination performance while retaining all of the features organic to the Rail Mount lights. Read My Review…

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Sneak Preview: Streamlight Protac Rail Mount HL-X

The Streamlight Protac lights have enjoyed tremendous popularity since their introduction. Then Streamlight added a rail mount feature, and in so doing, the company succeeded in delivering all of the Protac features in a weapon mounted form factor; eliminating the … Continue reading

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Streamlight ProTac–HL USB Headlamp

Streamlight delivers all of the ProTac HL features in a USB rechargeable headlamp that belongs in your kit. Read my review…

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