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SUREFIRE LIGHTS - does anybody use them?

 
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Old 10-31-2003, 06:42 PM
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SUREFIRE LIGHTS - does anybody use them?

Interested to know if anyone owns Surefire lights, looking for some opinions Pros and Cons, what models do you have, battery life, quality of light, ruggedness, anybody tried the blue filter that is supposed to illuminate blood?
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Old 10-31-2003, 07:28 PM
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Re: SUREFIRE LIGHTS - does anybody use them?

I hope to be getting the M6 in a couple of weeks. Pricey but think its worth it.
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Old 10-31-2003, 08:35 PM
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Re: SUREFIRE LIGHTS - does anybody use them?

Carry one on duty every day. Tough as anything out there, as bright as a 5 cell mag light, and always there when you need it. Battery life depends on useage and temp.
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Old 10-31-2003, 10:04 PM
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Re: SUREFIRE LIGHTS - does anybody use them?

but can you beat someone sensless with a surefire? Gotta love the 8 D Cell mag lights for protection [img]images/icons/grin.gif[/img]

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Old 11-01-2003, 09:31 AM
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Re: SUREFIRE LIGHTS - does anybody use them?

I used a 9p defender (im not sure about the name.. its a 9volt surefire) when i was i Kosovo, real nice to have in the belt! And a lot of light! some used the issued 4 cell maglite, but my thiny little surfire was much better! and no need for beating som to death with it.. we carried a glock so..
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Old 11-01-2003, 09:48 AM
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Re: SUREFIRE LIGHTS - does anybody use them?

Still carry the 5 cell but the surefire is always there when you need it. Like when they bail and you have to chase them down and realize you didn't grab the maglight before the fun started. It also works better than a roll of quarters!
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Old 11-01-2003, 11:26 AM
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Re: SUREFIRE LIGHTS - does anybody use them?

Does anyone use them for hunting and fishing trips??
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