At the 2013 National Hardware Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, we introduced our newest LED flashlight, the HP314. The HP314 features COAST’s Long Range Focusing Optic technology, giving you 1,132 lumens of light and a beam distance of 2,240 feet (683 meters) – all on only four D-cell alkaline batteries. (more…)
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We recently displayed our latest rechargeable LED flashlights at the 2013 National Hardware Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The NHS is the premier opportunity for individuals in the housing and home improvement industries to come together discover new products, share ideas and spot upcoming trends. We regularly attend this convention, and it’s not unusual for us to win prizes for our innovative LED flashlights and other products. (more…)
ToolGuyd.com recently spent approximately 2 weeks testing Coast’s A25 LED flashlight. With an impact and water resistant stainless steel body, this flashlight has an high setting output of 196 lumens, and a low setting output of 27 lumens. Here is a summary of ToolGuyd’s opinion on the A25 flashlight:
Exercise moderation in all things, advised ancient Roman playwright Terence. This simple advice is difficult to actually exemplify, as most of us are quite addicted to our treats. From coffee to sugar to energy drinks, it seems nearly everyone is addicted to something.
A common problem with car maintenance is a lack of illumination. Not being able to see what you are doing can make it seem like it is easier to take a car to a mechanic for even the simplest tasks. An LED headlamp or an LED flashlight can help you complete basic car maintenance tasks with ease, even if you are a novice. (more…)
When some people think of tactical flashlights their minds jump to images of firefighters, police officers, and soldiers on the battlefield, with a flashlight tucked into their belt next to a tactical knife. While it’s true that tactical lights have traditionally been used by people in these professions, more and more people are starting to use tactical LED flashlights instead of regular flashlights. The following are four reasons why everyday people are turning to tactical flashlights for all their illumination needs.
Whether you are new to spelunking or a veteran cave explorer, it is imperative that you have a quality light source. LED flashlights come in many sizes and levels of quality; thus, there are some important factors to consider when purchasing your light source for spelunking. This article provides some suggestions on what to look for when choosing your LED flashlight.
An LED flashlight can come in handy in many situations. However, big, bulky flashlights aren’t always appropriate, especially when you’re traveling. Luckily for you, Coast has three compact LED lights that are perfect for hikers, bikers, and anyone that wants to lighten their load.
No matter how experienced a hiker is, the unpredictability of the wilderness can turn a simple pleasure outing into a fight for survival. An injury, sudden changes in the weather, an encounter with an aggressive animal or a simple navigational miscalculation can drop you squarely into an emergency situation.
Flashlights are generally used for small tasks, such as looking for something in a dark closet or finding your way around the basement during a power outage. However, there are moments when a flashlight can help save your life. For the everyday individual, these moments may be few and far between, but you will be thankful in the end that you had such a simple tool on hand. This is why it is important to always have a handful of flashlights readily available, either on your person or in your car or home. Listed below are some important features and situations regarding flashlights and emergencies to help you be prepared.