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Coleman Improves Twin
High Performance LED Lantern

Can be dialed down to multiple brightness settings from high to ultra low

The Coleman Company, Inc. Press Release - 8/14/2008

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Twin High Performance LED Lantern

Twin High Performance LED Lantern

WICHITA, Ks. - The classic Coleman® lantern now houses a bright, adjustable LED light. With twin tubes reminiscent of mantles holding a total of four Cree® XLamp® XR-E LEDs, this lantern cranks out a brilliant 580 lumens* at its highest setting.

But it can be dialed down to multiple brightness settings from high to ultra low thanks to a rotary switch. A chrome-plated bail handle for carrying or hanging the light and "Sunshine of the Night" Coleman graphics add classic style touches to the lantern

• 580 lumens on brightest setting

• Run times: 100 hours on low; 10 hours on high

• Operates on 8 D-cell batteries

• Weather resistant

• Variable rotary switch controls, adjusts light output

• Two LEDs in each tube - 4 Cree XR-E LEDs

• Chrome-plated bail carry handle

• Available January 2009

• MSRP: $64.99

Coleman® is a registered trademark of The Coleman Company, Inc.

Cree® and XLamp® are registered trademarks of Cree, Inc.

*This is the rated lumen output from the light source as measured from the manufacturer, actual lumen output may vary. These numbers are only applicable to the LED when junction temperature is measured at 25 degrees C. It does not include the thermal loss, driver loss and secondary optics loss that will occur in the system.

About The Coleman Company, Inc.

As an international leader in the innovation and marketing of outdoor products, The Coleman Company, Inc., helps people have fun and make memories by providing the gear integral to their favorite outdoor experiences. The company's products include its legendary lanterns and stoves, as well as coolers, tents, sleeping bags, airbeds, backpacks, furniture, and grills under its Coleman®, Exponent® and Campingaz® brands. Additionally, the company provides flotation devices, towables, rainwear, waders, hunting and fishing gear, and safety and survival equipment under its Stearns®, Sevylor®, Sospenders®, Hodgman®, Nevin®, Helium® and Mad Dog Gear® brands. Founded in 1900 and based in Wichita, Kan., Coleman is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jarden Corporation and can be found online at Consumers can call 800-835-3278 or e-mail for general information or for Coleman and Exponent products. For all other brands, call 800-328-3208 or e-mail

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