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Differences Between Tactical Flashlights and Common Flashlights

Differences Between Tactical Flashlights and Common Flashlights


tactical flashlights

There are no essential differences between tactical flashlights and common flashlights on the principle and structure, but the tactical flashlight can adapt in various harsh environments under the conditions of use requirement, therefore its performance, compared with ordinary flashlight, in various environmental factors and conditions should be much better.

Tactical flashlights are mainly made for military and law enforcement, their roles include:


Because of the tactical flashlight illumination and color temperature are very high, they have a strong visual effects. to illuminate for fighting in the dark, will direct light each other’s eyes, in order to make the other part cannot recognize our exact location;


Tactical flashlight color temperature is very high, high recognition rate of illumination, search effect is good. The shock chamber Security forces personnel shock chamber, can continue to illuminate or a bright light, to control the other party;

Distress signal

With more than 2000m, 4000m if plus red filter, tactical flashlight can send distress signal in emergency. In addition, it can help you

Visibility distance of more than 2000 m, plus red filter more than 4000 m; Watch close exposure evidence, maps, tail lights LED light source can be used.

In self-defense, stop crime such as low illumination environment, a tactical flashlight is also very helpful.

The following tactics described are to explain in detail how to use tactical flashlight as a kind of ideal lighting tool. Application of tactical flashlight is usually a crisis, so you have to use high quality flashlight with good performance.

The difference between tactical flashlights and common flashlights:

Much solider

Flashlight all the parts must comply with the characteristic: shell, bulbs, switches, reflective bowl. Drop or damage, the impact can make it or not suitable for law enforcement operations. Tactical flashlight should be solid so that it is not easy to get broken.


Tactical flashlight should be used or carried in the rain, and should be able to work even after dropping into water.


A tactical flashlight must be able to clearly illuminate the target and intimidate the other party for the time being. Traditional flashlight powered by two dry batteries, the brightness is very poor. Light must be very even, can’t have a blind spot. We recommend that you use the flashlight that has more than 60 ~ 65 lumens luminous flux of the lamps and lanterns.

Inching switch

People in fighting often need short time to light up the lamps and lanterns, sometimes even 1 second, the action requires only a single hand of any one finger can finish.