Nostalgia is generally a good thing, however occasionally nostalgia hearkens back to darker times, rather than positive experiences.
Solomon was renown for saying “There is nothing new under the sun.” He was right of course, This is especially true once you start looking at fields as established as flashlights. Once in awhile though, despite not being able to be called truly “new”. A light comes across my desk that is a fresh enough concept to require a more in-depth look.
The majority of threats occur in the dark. Whether it’s from animal predators or human, dark seems to be when danger lurks nearest. Many people choose to have a weapon to help deal with these threats, whether through deterrent or through action. Not having enough light means that you’re only prepared for threats that occur during the day. Most people still simply carry a quality flashlight, however some people prefer to use a dedicated weaponlight.
Brightness abounds in so many forms. The latest Lumintop is another take on the keeping huge lumen output into a compact form factor. How well does it compare to existing offerings?
With the lumens race still heating up, finding innovative ways to cram incredible light into ever shrinking packages has become the norm. Revisiting previous torches with iterative advancements is also something Olight is known for. Combining these two givens into one torch can yield some very interesting results