I always carry a flashlight. Sometimes more than one (What happens if I drop my flashlight in the dark?). I also like the little Tracer glow rings that are hard to get here in the states, as it makes digging keys out of a bag or the grass a snap.

Anyway, here’s one person’s take on the “ultimate carry flashlight”.

Exigent Circumstances

In my last post I mentioned that the QT2A-X was larger than my previous carry light (the Fenix LD10). In this post I’ll show you what I did about that.

After carrying the QT2A-X for a week There are some things I would like to change about it. The length needs to be brought down to something smaller (I can manage with the QT2A-X’s size, and for prolonged use it’s actually pretty comfortable, but at 5.8 inches I have to use the pocket clip, as it won’t sit right in my pocket unless it is clipped to it. On that note, with the standard pocket clip it rides a wee bit too high to be comfortable when I am sitting and standing frequently (I am constantly getting up and sitting back down in my job, so this became apparent pretty rapidly).

So how do we make it better?

My ideal…

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