Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast
Results 11 to 20 of 23

Thread: Headlamps

  1. #11
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Blue Springs, MO
    Posts
    1,661
    Thanks
    20
    Thanked 443 Times in 322 Posts
    Congratulations
    18
    Congratulated 100 Times in 27 Posts

    Thanks for the suggestions. The Zebra light is pretty interesting, the battery life is surprisingly short when its on high though.
    My mind is a raging torrent, flooded with rivulets of thought cascading into a waterfall of creative alternatives.

  2. #12
    Super Moderator
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Reno Nv
    Posts
    8,138
    Thanks
    2,946
    Thanked 1,805 Times in 1,273 Posts
    Congratulations
    785
    Congratulated 781 Times in 131 Posts
    One thing I like about the Energizer lamps is they use AAA batteries and last a good while on high. Some others use the watch type and rechargeable batteries that I don’t care for.
    I go to the Mountains to loose my mind and find my soul.

  3. #13
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    north idaho
    Posts
    1,396
    Thanks
    60
    Thanked 459 Times in 313 Posts
    Congratulations
    104
    Congratulated 313 Times in 52 Posts
    I was getting firewood at night. I needed more light, than a normal headlamp. (Very busy life, got to do, what I got to do.)
    I ended up buying a petzl neo. 750 lumens, 4 settings, this thing lights her up. If you really need to see, this head lamp works good. it is not super light. Good light, but you pay for it.

  4. #14
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Location
    Wyoming
    Posts
    495
    Thanks
    62
    Thanked 229 Times in 136 Posts
    Congratulations
    24
    Congratulated 15 Times in 9 Posts
    I don't coon hunt any more so I'm not up on today's light technology but if I were you I'd go to a coon hunting/coonhound website and ask there. The coon hunters would be your best resource for "nite lite" type info. The UKC website would be a place to start.

  5. #15
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    North Umpqua, Oregon
    Posts
    3,460
    Thanks
    801
    Thanked 1,038 Times in 621 Posts
    Congratulations
    371
    Congratulated 313 Times in 41 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Fink View Post
    Thanks for the suggestions. The Zebra light is pretty interesting, the battery life is surprisingly short when its on high though.
    However it has numerous intensity settings from high down to a very low light that lasts for days. At least you have the high beam of when you need it. That just gives you options.

  6. #16
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Central Kansas
    Posts
    1,011
    Thanks
    216
    Thanked 254 Times in 189 Posts
    Congratulations
    251
    Congratulated 96 Times in 17 Posts
    I have a black diamond storm. I like it pretty well. Its a little hard remembering all the funcitons and button pushes that unlock those functions, but still a good lamp. Battery life is pretty good with decent lumens. I don't plan on switching anytime soon if that means anything.
    Now therefore, please take your weapons, your quiver and your bow, and go out to the field and hunt game for me.
    Genesis 27:3 (NKJV)

  7. #17
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Carlin, NV
    Posts
    1,117
    Thanks
    229
    Thanked 235 Times in 199 Posts
    Congratulations
    409
    Congratulated 153 Times in 20 Posts
    For the price, these Coast headlamps from Costco are the bees knees, 405 lumens with low, medium, and high settings. Twist the knob to zoom in if you so choose. The newest ones come with both a red and green light. The 2 pack is typically $20. I used to have the Rayovac or anything else cheap from places like Walmart and now own 4 of these.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	coast_FL75_master.jpg 
Views:	5 
Size:	12.3 KB 
ID:	20695

  8. #18
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Posts
    1,602
    Thanks
    532
    Thanked 658 Times in 332 Posts
    Congratulations
    230
    Congratulated 234 Times in 47 Posts
    I like my Zebra lights. I have one red and one white. Light well made and as bright as you will ever need.
    DIY Public land Elk hunts are not for everyone but everyone should try it at least once in their lifetime. And for all those younger guys that say I don't have the time, I don't have the money, I'm out of shape or I don't have the experience to do a trip. I only have a few things to say. Take the time to make a experience, Save the money to make the trip, Get in shape so you will enjoy the hunt and the only way to get the experience is to go and make it happen. Hunt on Mark!!

  9. #19
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Location
    Cascade, Colorado
    Posts
    657
    Thanks
    492
    Thanked 199 Times in 149 Posts
    Congratulations
    176
    Congratulated 77 Times in 14 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by 25contender View Post
    I like my Zebra lights. I have one red and one white. Light well made and as bright as you will ever need.
    You must be right ... I just searched for one but they seem to be sold out just about everywhere !

  10. #20
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2015
    Posts
    1,064
    Thanks
    22
    Thanked 367 Times in 239 Posts
    Congratulations
    18
    Congratulated 220 Times in 49 Posts

    Never seen a zebra light but I do know my cabelas http://www.cabelas.com/product/Cabel...6.uts?slotId=6 is heavy.

 

 
Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •