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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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SNEAK PREVIEW: COAST LIGHTS, KNIVES and MULTI-TOOLS

Portland, Oregon, based COAST traces its beginnings to 1919 when its founder launched a new and improved fillet knife that was readily accepted by the salmon fishermen of the Pacific Northwest. The company’s HX4, HX5 and HP3R general purpose lights … Continue reading

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Gear Review: Streamlight Pro-Tac HL USB

Streamlight’s Pro-Tac HL USB is a high performance tactical light ideally suited to law enforcement or anyone needing superior illumination on the move. When combined with Streamlight’s EPU-5200 power pack, you’ll have a high performance and robust illumination package unsurpassed … Continue reading

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Streamlight’s TLR- 4™ Good Things Come In Small Packages

With the introduction of the TLR3, Streamlight addressed an urgent need for a durable and reliable weapon mounted tactical light to complement the cornucopia of compact and subcompact firearms setting the market on fire. The TLR3 proved to be a … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT® LAUNCHES NIGHT COM® UV

Streamlight® Inc., Eagleville, PA – The company has launched the compact Night Com® UV flashlight, which features six UV LEDs to provide ultraviolet light for a variety of detection purposes. The versatile new light also provides a white LED for general … Continue reading

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SHOT SHOW 2012 HORN BLAST – SOG Specialty Knives and Tools

SOG Specialty Knives and Tools Llc has an incredible lineup for the edged weapon aficionado and here is just a sampling of what will be hitting the market later this year. For a hands on look stop by Booth 425 … Continue reading

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Princeton Tec® – Remix Pro Tactical Headlamp

“Owning the night” is to be able to operate effectively in it; this is the case across the entire spectrum of visible and non-visible light. Lighting is important and over the years it has become very much a part of … Continue reading

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Streamlight Exhibits at SOFIC 2011

Streamlight designs,  manufactures and markets a variety of portable lighting products including a  broad range of miniature, rechargeable and standard battery,  precision-engineered flashlights and lanterns for professional fire fighting, law enforcement, military,  industrial, outdoor and automotive applications. The company can … Continue reading

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Insight Technology Now Shipping The LED Upgrade Kits for the M6X.

Yesterday, I spoke with the folks at Insight Tech Gear to get a status on the LED upgrade kits for the M6X and X2 family of weapon mounted lights. Direct from the “horse’s mouth”, they are now shipping into their … Continue reading

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Insight Technologies – Update Re: LED upgrade kits.

Those of you waiting for the L.E.D. upgrade kits for the M2 and M6 family of weapon mounted lights, sources inside the company expect to start shipping them in April. The kits will also be available for online orders in that … Continue reading

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Streamlight Announces The Glow-in-the-Dark Safety Wand For Its Sidewinder Family of Lights.

The folks at Streamlight have announced some great accessories for their Sidewinder family of lights. One that I thought is particularly useful is the Glow-in-the-Dark Safety Wand. The wand is a polymer glow in the dark hood that mounts to … Continue reading

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Upgrade For Your Legacy Insight X2 and X2L Lights.

Recently, I had an opportunity to take a close look at the illusive L.E.D. upgrade kit, promised by Insight Technologies, for the X2 and X2L weapon mounted lights. To do that, I dissected their new X2 L.E.D. light and transplanted all … Continue reading

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