Mrlite I5 Review: Pics, Beamshots, Runtimes, and more!

csshih

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Hi Everyone,

Up for review is the Mrlite I5,

Here are some of the specs from their site. Do visit it.

  • Material: aircraft aluminum alloy T6061
  • Weight: 133 g (exclude battery)
  • Mil-Spec type III hard anodized finish
  • Water proof to IPX-8 standard
  • Battery: 1 x 18650
  • Reflector:OP
  • Switch:Reverse switch


here is the light:
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hmm.. the lettering on the head leaves a bit to be desired.

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box came a little battered during shipping

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machining is pretty high quality :)

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Size Comparisons:
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Comparison Beamshots:

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White Wall Shots:
Shutter Speed is not specified -- the white wall shots are meant to show artifacts, rings, etc in the beam, not for brightness comparison.
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there is a slight, almost invisible cree ring.

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Outdoor Beamshots:
coming soon.

Runtime:
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Impressions:
Removed. MrLite is currently revising their driver :thumbsup:

 
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*JP

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Nice Review. I wonder what these lights will retail for. Maybe it will take Mrlite a year or two to catch up?
 

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