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by Pressco
Wed May 12, 2010 5:58 pm
Forum: The Photo Album
Topic: Homemade flashlight
Replies: 32
Views: 16814

Re: Homemade flashlight

I love that skinny one! The p7 looks more night friendly to me. The xpg looks like it would wash out the terrain, but the smaller size is neat. How far from the fence are the lights in those photos? What are you using for batteries? On the highest settings, do you know how long they will last? I'm l...
by Pressco
Tue May 11, 2010 4:36 pm
Forum: The Photo Album
Topic: Homemade flashlight
Replies: 32
Views: 16814

Re: Homemade flashlight

AH. I didn't think of a drop-in. That's a good idea! What's the emitter in that beam shot 737? That's about what I'm looking for (x2, one on each side). I'm going to look more closely at your build on page 1. I'm planning on making the end threaded (like a camera lens) so I can attach a colored filt...
by Pressco
Tue May 04, 2010 12:19 pm
Forum: The Photo Album
Topic: Homemade flashlight
Replies: 32
Views: 16814

Re: Homemade flashlight

Well they have the components for the light I want to make :) I'm still trying to formulate a plan on what I want it to look like and how it will go together. I've never done anything with electronics but I know I can make for less what some companies are charging $300+ for (and theirs won't nearly ...
by Pressco
Wed Apr 28, 2010 3:37 pm
Forum: The Photo Album
Topic: Homemade flashlight
Replies: 32
Views: 16814

Re: Homemade flashlight

Those lights are all awesome! I've been itching to make a bright and compact light I can attach to an off-road helmet (quads) for night-riding. But I have no idea what I am doing or where to start. (sorry to resurrect this post, but I couldn't resist). Any more photos? I browse CPF too, but I get ov...