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Top Gun Mark I LED Tactical Flashlight features in-car rechargeable design

AE Light Press Release - 10/02/2007

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Top Gun Mark 1 from AELight

Top Gun Mark 1 from AELight

GRANT'S PASS, Or. - AE Light, in conjunction with law enforcement specialists, just introduced the new Top Gun Mark 1 professional, heavy-duty in-car rechargeable LED tactical flashlight. It was designed for law enforcement, security, armed forces, emergency services, and much more.

Representing the latest in LED technology, Top Gun Mark 1 is manufactured from American components and aircraft quality hard black anodized aluminum for better wear protection. Top Gun is powered by rechargeable lithium ion, 7.4V, 2200mAh battery. Utilizing the American made CREE LED, recognized as the brightest and best in the world. It features a textured grip that allows a non-slip hold, a lens made of unbreakable materials, deep parabola reflector and complies with world electrical standards, ROHS compliant.

Top Gun Mark 1 has a unique dual switch feature that provides side and rear switches. The side switch has 3 electronic modes; the first press provides 100% of power (170+ lumens), the second press offers 25% of power, and holding switch fully pressed for 1-3 seconds puts the light into flash mode. A rear tactical (second) electronic switch is simply in an on/off mode of 100% of power. A small red LED low battery indicator is built into the side switch, which begins to flash when there is less than 20 minutes time remaining on the battery. "O" rings on the front head and rear cap protect the light from dust and water ingress, and is rated IPX7 (waterproof up to 1 meter limited duration).

Run time is 5+ hours on 100% brightness mode and 20+ hours at 25% power & 30 hours of strobe. The battery has no orientation to positive or negative and can be installed either way, in case a battery change is required in the dark. Time to recharge from flat to full charge is 2 hours. Top Gun Mark 1 accepts part charging as the battery has no memory and, in case of emergency, a charge of 15-20 minutes will provide approximately 40 minutes of light at 25% mode. Projection distance is up to 500', beam convergence is 15 degrees fixed, strobe frequency is 10-12 MHz, and color temperature is 6000K. It measures 9" long, weighs just 14.2 ounces.

An in-car mountable cradle charger features a 7-28V DC inputs with hard wire or cigarette socket lead, and overcharge protection. Included are one each of a torch, battery, in-car charging cradle, hard wiring lead, cigarette socket lead, and belt carry pouch. A bright orange traffic control wand with blue end cap and 100/240VAC charger are available as options.

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