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A flashlight that blinds people?

Jeebus.  24w and 35w HID flashlights?  I haven’t used one of these personally but I am pretty sure that would draw more attention in public than any of my lasers! (Not that they should ever be used in public)….

HID definition from Wikipedia:

A High-intensity discharge (HID) lamp is a type of electrical lamp which produces light by means of an electric arc between tungsten electrodesfused quartz or fused alumina arc tube. This tube is filled with both gas and metal salts. The gas facilitates the arc’s initial strike. Once the arc is started, it heats and evaporates the metal salts forming a plasma, which greatly increases the intensity of light produced by the arc and reduces its power consumption. High-intensity discharge lamps are a type of arc lamp. housed inside a translucent or transparent

Here is the really cool part – it is $159.99.  That is a few hundred dollars cheaper than Deal Extreme.  Worth checking out:

From the site:

24W HID Tactical Flashlight

  • 24W Bulb (12V)
  • LUMENS: 1400± (24W)
  • CORROSION RESISTANT ALUMINUM ALLOY BODY
  • HIGHEST GERMAN QUALITY BULBS
  • BATTERY W/ BUILT-IN EMERGENCY LED
  • VERSATILE – LIGHT, COMPACT & POWERFUL
  • FURTHEST PROJECTION DISTANCE – 3000+ ft.
  • GLASS LENS (NOT PLASTIC) / 6000K (ARTIC WHITE)
    E-MARK, QC PASSED AND CE APPROVED
  • JAGGED CASE MOLDING FOR MAXIMUM GRIP
  • FULL FOCUS ADJUSTMENT
  • 2200mAh HIGH CAPACITY Battery (3×18650, 45min runtime)

Learn More:

http://tacticalhid.info/hid-store

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