Fantastic review, as always.
I don't know if you want to fix this but, a small, insignificant error:
A 2AA Minimag with a 3W Luxeon ( I think ), then a TK11 Q5 version. I've still got both, but the TK11 is pretty battered and bruised but still does theharro Today, 11:19 PM
It is understandable that you don't want to spend that much time measuring throw of the lower levels, but in the case of the SkyLumen SL1, I'm guessingKITROBASKIN Today, 11:05 PM
My first LED's were the original Inova X5's in black, with twisty head and no tailcap, one with white emitters and one with blue. I still have both.Canuke Today, 11:04 PM
SkyLumen SL1 no question in my mind. For security or search-and-rescue, this puppy out-barks the 2X18650 Hound Dog,
Now if the OP spoke of