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Impressed Streamlight TLR-1s weapons light

Discussion in 'Sights, Optics and Lasers' started by USMCSGT ARMYMP OHLEO, Feb 16, 2011.


  1. USMCSGT ARMYMP OHLEO

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    This weapons light is great ....great power and strobe....let alone price $84.99 @ombexpress and free shipping on orders over 89.99...I got a few other things from them aswell
     

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  2. Luminary

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    I have the TLR-1 on my Glock 19 but mine doesn't have the strobe feature. Great flashlight nonetheless.
     

  3. Slayer

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    I got mine from Express Police Supply for the same price. I love the strobe feature and the fact that it is LED. I ordered a IWB Comp Tac Ctac light bearing holster for it. I love the set-up cause if I need the light I have it at all times. I want to try the Surefire X300 on my Springfield Armory Loaded Operator with full length rail. I will probably get the same holster for that set-up as well.
     
  4. Search

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    TLR-1s has been on my duty gun for almost a year. "Tacticool" strobe disabled.

    It's a solid light that has held up very well.
     
  5. LC Deputy

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    I just oredered one from OMB also last week. Should have it soon since there was a shipping mix up. Have only heard good things about them.
     
  6. catalyst686

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    I got the TLR-1s a few months ago, I'm impressed needless to say. I put it in my range bag and the button must have got switched on, I took it out the next morning and the light was very dim but still on! I got a few more batteries from optics planet, I'll make sure not to do that again haha.
     
  7. Glockdude1

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    I have both the 1 & 2s models. I have been very happy with both of them.

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  8. Glock40man

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    Thanks for the info. I'm stuck between The TR-1 and the X300.
     
  9. crsuribe

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    I got it from them too and love it!
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  10. papaac

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    I should have added something to my order to get the free shipping.
     
  11. stopatrain

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    They are great!
     
  12. USMCSGT ARMYMP OHLEO

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    No problem ...add something small to your order and get the free shipping....
     
  13. Melissa5

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    My 30SF likes them too

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  14. mullin

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    Extra batteries!

    I bought 2 of these lights. During testing I accidentally pointed one at a wall mirror . . . had spots before my eyes for about 20 minutes. These lights are BRIGHT!
     
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  15. Captains1911

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    I own both. Don't get me wrong, the X300 is awesome, but for the price, the TLR-1s is hard to beat.

    The main difference for me is the fact that the X300 can be activated momentarily by pushing in on the toggle switch, whereas the TLR must be rocked. The X300 works better for me on an AR because of this additional feature. For a pistol I am comfortable with either one.
     
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  16. plasticslap

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    Love mine! Shot it with the light on the gun and now this GSR/possible muzzle flash burn is on the top. Anyone know how to clean that off?
     
  17. utahusker

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    I don't think the strobe is for "coolness". It's to disorient your assailant, and not pinpoint you as a target.
     
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    I like mine too- makes the G-20 bedside gun look even BIGGER!:cool:
     
  19. Glockdude1

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    Would that be a win-win situation? In the bedroom and bigger???

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  20. mullin

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    Hoppe's No. 9 Solvent took it off my TLR-1s in an instant!