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Old 12-02-2020, 08:35 PM
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I keep 3 of these on the boat. Have used them a lot, mostly in very damp conditions, nothing at all negative to report.


https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0853519WV/ref=syn_sd_onsite_desktop_135?psc=1&uh_it=87c5e9e6c81bdbcf2dbd3868cd572b1d_CT&spLa=ZW5jcnlwdGVkUXVhbGlmaWVyPUExMjZXSzY0QzNLS0dFJmVuY3J5cHRlZElkPUEwNzMzMjQ1QzkzTVA0M0JJRkJBJmVuY3J5cHRlZEFkSWQ9QTA0ODA1NzVJUU9NTEJYRkJSRjImd2lkZ2V0TmFtZT1zZF9vbnNpdGVfZGVza3RvcCZhY3Rpb249Y2xpY2tSZWRpcmVjdCZkb05vdExvZ0NsaWNrPXRydWU=
Old 12-02-2020, 08:38 PM
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https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07V26RPFV/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1#customerReviews
I bought 2 of these when they were on a promo recently for $11 each, think theyre $14 now
One for work, 1 for night time bass fishing.
PLENTY bright & appears to be well built

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07V26RPFV/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1#customerReviews
Old 12-03-2020, 04:49 AM
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I went on a neighbors boat for the first time recently and he had one of these. Its a little big but it seems like you can see for ever.

https://www.amazon.com/Odear-Headlamp-Rechargeable-Flashlight-Camping/dp/B00UOS03QO/ref=sr_1_7?dchild=1&gclid=Cj0KCQiAtqL-BRC0ARIsAF4K3WELFqxyQZdd4P2EZ7p4QfLDFDncOcZWJc5cCFTwn_fMA-Mm39dG-kwaAlfGEALw_wcB&hvadid=214468184771&hvdev=c&hvlocphy=9025261&hvnetw=g&hvqmt=e&hvrand=15372820270864772847&hvtargid=kwd-543481725792&hydadcr=29041_10166000&keywords=odear+super+bright+headlamp&qid=1606999572&sr=8-7&tag=googhydr-20
Old 12-03-2020, 08:43 AM
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I have had good luck with Black Diamond.
Old 12-03-2020, 10:09 AM
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Another vote for the cheapo Chinese Amazon lights. They are incredibly bright; and you can lose a couple a year without caring too much. I actually just ordered another one for 12 bucks. I've never had one break before I lost it.

One thing to note, they are SUPER bright, but the battery life isn't all that great. I am using these mostly to set out or pick up decoys while hunting. I can get about 90 minutes out of a charge....which is usually all I need.
Old 03-07-2021, 09:40 AM
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Thread follow up. So back in December, I ended up buying one of these: Energizer Vision HD+ Focus LED Headlamp-HDD32EH - The Home Depot

Yeah, I know it's inexpensive, but I only need it for around the house use and it works great. If it lasts a year and I've got to toss it, I've got my money's worth.

I also came to realize that Coast has a lifetime warranty on their products. I had purchased my Coast headlamps as a three pack several years back. All three ultimately had gone bad. I had tossed one in the trash, not being aware that it had a lifetime warranty. But I still had the other two. So I contacted Coast and they gave me an authorization number. I boxed up the two bad headlamps and shipped them to the Coast warranty center. A few weeks later, two brand new replacement Coast head lamps arrive at the house. Including batteries. So this company does indeed stand behind their product.

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