So you think you’ve got a bright flashlight. You got nothing! This guy built his own, with 500 LEDs (which consume a shockingly low 50 watts when it’s powered up. This guy is so good, he w
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/led_flashlight_spy-620x387.jpg" /> It looks like Tokyo-based acessory maker Thanko is trying to carve out a new niche for themselves, <a
Let’s be honest for a moment: an awful lot of the stuff we cover here at CrunchGear isn’t really necessary. All the silly USB gadgets, geek gizmos, and other doodads are fun to own, but do
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/mpower.jpg" />LEDs have really changed the flashlight market. It used to be that a Maglight was the pinnacle of illumination technology.
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/technik1-Kopie-150x150.jpg" /> The latest in German engineering, <a href="http://www.leuchtkraft-gmbh.de/en/home">the Nachteule</a> ("ni
There’s not much you can do to improve the flashlight. You turn it on, point it at things, and turn it off. Maybe you make it smaller or brighter or more rugged, but you’re still just talk
Short Version: A multi-head, LED flashlight by Stanley. Clever and a great household tool. Just be careful as it isn’t Maglite tough.
I’ve been through my fair share of Maglite Minis. They’re good flashlights, but they can’t hold a candle to many of the modern LED flashlights. Take the Inspection Light from Energiz
If you have ever had to change a tire in the dark, you can probably imagine how handy a tripod flashlight can be. If you have ever changed a tire on a snowy night, you understand why you would want th
Japanese accessory maker Carrot Systems began to sell a flashlight [JP] last month, which is able to record video and sound via an integrated mini CMOS camera and microphone. The AD-1500 stores record
I have an uninterrupted power supply (UPS) system, and I hate it. Not because it doesn’t work, ’cause it does. I hate it because when the power does go out, I invariably turn the thing off
You need this 68-bulb LED flashlight, because you need people to see your light from over a mile away. You need it because it’s waterproof, so you can blind fishes. You need it because it’