Energizer LED HeadlightWhen we were heading off to Hawaii, I did a lot of research on places to go and things to see. One of the coolest things you could do was to walk down an actual lava tube, where lava had gone while it was hot. Even better, the second half of the tube was not lit and most people didn't go there. You could be pretty much completely by yourself, as long as you had a flashlight with you.
My boyfriend immediately began researching great flashlights and this one sprang out. It is super bright with very low battery usage. You can run it for up to 50 hours. It easily straps on your forehead so your hands stay free. It has various light settings plus a red-light setting which is great for dark-vision situations. I.e. if you have red lights on, it doesn't affect your night vision as badly as white lights do. You see this often in submarine movies and such.
So we got it and brought it along. It was PERFECT! Literally nobody else out of the giant mobs in the main lava tube area had flashlights to go into the dark section of the tube. We were in there all alone! The headlight lamp lit up the perfect blackness very clearly. In fact I had only a "regular flashlight" with me and got nervous by the dark at some point - but my boyfriend with his bright light had great vision and was able to keep going.
When we were coming back to the main lava tube area, many people asked us about our flashlights and the tube. So if we had been carrying multiple of these things, we could easily have sold them all :)
Now, this would have been great enough as it was. But later in the cruise, the ship lost power at 3:30am. The room was pitch black. We reached for the flashlight and POOF, we had great light in the room! My boyfriend went down to the front desk, and every person he passed wanted to know where he'd gotten the flashlight from. It made navigating the ship very easy. Yes, there was emergency lighting, but having that extra light really was quite helpful.
So just on one trip alone, this flashlight was extremely helpful. It's small, it's easy to carry, and I really think it's a must carry on any trip you take! Never mind to have around the house :)
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