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5.11's Light for Life™ UC3.400™

The Flashlight That Charges in 90 Seconds!

5.11 Tactical Series Press Release - 9/15/2009

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Light for Life™ UC3.400™

Light for Life™ UC3.400™

MODESTO, Ca. - The flashlight everyone's talking about, 5.11®'s long-awaited new Light for Life™ UC3.400™, just arrived at your local dealer. What makes this duty flashlight so amazing?

1) It charges in just 90 seconds and operates up to 120 minutes (60 minutes in standard mode at 90 lumens, plus 60 minutes in reserve mode). Other settings include "peak" at 270 lumens and "tactical strobe."

2) The flashlight uses advanced capacitor technology, so there are no batteries to buy or dispose of, ever! It's environmentally friendly, lightweight, cost-effective and lasts more than 100 years.

3) The Light for Life UC3.400 is rated for 50,000 charge cycles and the advanced capacitors have no memory degradation issues.

4) At about 16 oz. - roughly half the weight of standard duty flashlights - the solid-state, 11.5" flashlight is ruggedly built and water-resistant. Its firearm-grade, high-strength polymer casing is abrasion, crack and bend-resistant.

5) With nothing to replace over the course of 10 years and a starting price of only $169.99, the RoHS-compliant Light for Life UC3.400 has the lowest operating cost (40% savings) of any other full-size duty flashlight.

The innovative new Light for Life UC3.400 is unlike any flashlight you've ever seen or used. The flashlight can run almost continuously by simply giving it a quick charge every couple of hours. Editors at Popular Science magazine found it so impressive, they featured the flashlight in their July 2009 issue as the 'Pick of the Month' in the 12 Must-Have Products section.

To purchase the revolutionary Light for Life UC3.400 flashlight today and other authentic 5.11 accessories and gear, visit to find a dealer near you.

About 5.11 Tactical Series®

Located in Modesto, California, 5.11 Tactical Series creates innovative, user-required products that enhance the safety, speed and performance of law enforcement, military and fire/EMS professionals. Built on a foundation of durability, quality and value, 5.11 Tactical's team of more than 200 employees leads the industry in delivering functionally innovative gear, head to toe. The company was ranked #211 on the 2007 Inc. 500 list. Learn more about 5.11's best-selling tactical clothing, station wear, uniforms, outerwear, footwear and accessories at

The ruggedly built Light for Life™ UC3.400™ from 5.11 Tactical Series® recharges in 90 seconds, uses no batteries, and operates up to 2 hours.

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