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Our Pragmatic Take on COVID-19
Here is our pragmatic take on the COVID-19 pandemic. "And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free" - John 8:32 KJV. "The only thing to fear is fear itself" - Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Special LED Selection for Pre-ordered Metal Flashlights
We had not finalized the LED selection by the time we started the pre-orders for both the Beryllium Copper Rotary flashlights and the Stainless Steel Rotary flashlights. We are close to finalizing the available LEDs. The Nichia LEDs have been offered in the past. The two Samsung LEDs passed preliminary qualification and we are now running a volume test we hope to be completed by mid July. The numbers below are the pessimistic view for the Samsung LEDs and the final numbers may change. However, we are confident that the Samsung LEDs will pass the final qualifications.
NOTE: the LEDs listed below are ONLY being offered for the special metal flashlights - they are NOT available for the standard aluminum body flashlights.
These are the additional LEDs we are expecting to offer - in addition to the LEDs currently offered on the Custom page:
There is a limited number of each LED. The priority will be based on your position in the pre-order list. Earlier orders get choice over later orders. We will contact each person on the pre-order list in sequence and let them choose from the remaining LED selection. Based on historical distribution, the vast majority of people will be able to receive their desired LED.
Any remaining LEDs will be held for the final sale(s) of the specialty metal flashlights.
Special Event: Beryllium Copper Rotary Flashlight
The pre-order for the run of Beryllium Copper Rotary flashlights has ended. We will produce a few extra. After the pre-orders have shipped around the end of the year, we will offer any remaining lights at a base price of $1250.
We will be offering additional LED options besides those available when you placed your pre-order. See the prior topic on special LED selection. At a later date - expected to be around early August, you will receive a notification of what LEDs are available and the opportunity to modify your order with a different LED if desired.
Special Event: Stainless Steel Rotary Flashlight
The pre-order for the run of Stainless Steel Rotary flashlights has ended. We will produce a few extra. After the pre-orders have shipped near the beginning of next year, we will offer any remaining lights at a base price of $670.
We will be offering additional LED options besides those available when you placed your pre-order. See the prior topic on special LED selection. At a later date - expected to be around late August, you will receive a notification of what LEDs are available and the opportunity to modify your order with a different LED if desired.
Revision 2.18 now shipping
We have upgraded the software in our flashlights to revision 2.18. All flashlights shipped from February 26, 2018 will have the new release. Read the revision history to see the improvements we have made over the years. You can upgrade to the current version.
Revision 2.18 has the following improvements: we brought back the triple-click button lockout option, true momentary is now controlled by a settable option, we added the pulsating strobe and beacon strobe brightness levels, we moved the Tactical UI rotary lock to triple-click when on, we changed the Rotary UI double-click and triple-click presets to also be the rotary brightness level to simplify the Rotary UI, we improved the operation of Auto-off and we added a bicycle configuration. See the advanced user's guides for details on how the new features work: EDC Bicycle, EDC Executive and EDC LE Advanced User's Guide, EDC Rotary Advanced User's Guide and EDC Tactical Advanced User's Guide
Custom leather holsters with spare battery holder are now available
We now have custom leather flashlight holsters with a single 123 spare battery carrier built in. You will never be without a spare battery again. Holsters are available with a belt clip for dress belts or a belt loop for wide duty belts.
18680/18650 and 2xAA battery compartments now available
We have just finished assembling our new 18680/18650 and 2xAA battery compartments in both Rotary/Tactical and Clicky styles. You can now custom build flashlights with these battery compartments. Or your can order them as accessories.
The EDC LETM flashlight is reborn
The revolutionary EDC LE flashlight provides true momentary for "flash and dash" tactical techniques as well as click on, click off operation for non-tactical situations. All from a robust clicky interface.
New catalog page
We have a new catalog page that allows you to pick the type of product you would like to view, whether it is a flashlight, accessory or type of accessory.
The EDC TacticalTM flashlight is reborn
The revolutionary EDC Tactical flashlight provides true momentary for "flash and dash" tactical techniques as well as click on, click off operation with variable brightness for those non-tactical situations.
The EDC RotaryTM flashlight is here
The revolutionary EDC Rotary flashlight allows you to completely adjust the brightness level with a simple twist of the rotary control.