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SureFire Releases Reduced-Profile M600V & M620V Scout Light Models

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

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Fountain Valley, CA — SureFire has replaced the LED head on its bestselling white-light/infrared M600V and M620V Scout Lights with a new head that’s nearly a quarter of an inch smaller in diameter than the previous one. In addition to being sleeker and reduced in profile, the new LED head also weighs less than the previous version, shaving 1.5 ounces off the total weight of both WeaponLights—a reduction of nearly 20 percent on the M620V and nearly 23 percent on the M600V.

The output and runtime of the new LED head remain the same—150 lumens of tactical-level white light and 120 mW of infrared output—as does the way the weatherproof sealed head, which contains both a white-light and IR LED. To switch from white light to infrared illumination, for use with night vision devices, an operator need only twist the self-locking selector ring on the bezel. No infrared filter, which can be lost or damaged, is required. Switching back to white light is accomplished the same way, only the selector ring is rotated in the opposite direction.

The beam pattern of the new LED head, shaped by a proprietary Total Internal Reflection (TIR) lens, is also similar to the beam created by the previous head, with significant reach and plenty of surround light for maintaining situational awareness. But with a smaller diameter and reduced profile, the new head is less likely to snag or bang into an object. And with less weight and bulk added to the WeaponLight, the new M600V and M620V Scout Lights help keep a weapon maneuverable.

Aside from the new LED head, the overall design of the M600V and M620V remains the same.
They’re still constructed from aerospace aluminum, coated with Mil-Spec hard anodizing, O-ring and gasket sealed for weatherproofing, and can be activated via either a tailcap click switch or an included remote pressure-pad switch. They both quickly and securely attach to MIL-STD-1913 rails, the M600V via a thumbscrew clamp and the M620V via SureFire’s proprietary Swing-Lever™ clamp, which attaches to even out-of-spec rails.

The M600V and M620V are part of SureFire’s V-Series of WeaponLights, which feature selectable LED heads that generate both white-light and infrared illumination. Invaluable in both military and law enforcement applications, SureFire offers more of these “dual-spectrum” WeaponLights than any other manufacturer. The M600V Scout Light has an MSRP of $485, while the M620V retails for $595.

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Features & Benefits

• Virtually indestructible white-light/IR LEDs are enclosed in one sealed unit and regulated to maximize light output and runtime

• On-the-fly switching between white-light and IR mode—no IR filter required

• TIR lens shapes versatile beam with enough reach and surround light for longer- and close-range tasks

• Hard-anodized aluminum body, tempered window & O-ring seals make light rugged and durable

• Ergonomic tailcap and pressure-pad tape switching included

• Thumbscrew mount attaches quickly & securely to in-spec MIL-STD-1913 rails

• Powered by two 123A lithium batteries with 10-year shelf life

• Backed by SureFire’s No-Hassle Promise

www.surefire.com/m600v-scout-light

www.surefire.com/m620v-scout-light

Proper Mounting Of A SureFire SOCOM Suppressor To Its Adapter

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

In this video, Barry Dueck, Director of SureFire’s Suppressor Division, demonstrates how to properly install a SOCOM Suppressor onto its adapter.

www.surefire.com/tactical-equipment/sound-suppressors

SureFire Unveils Best-in-Class Rechargeable Duty Light For Patrol Cops

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Fountain Valley, CA — SureFire, LLC, manufacturer of the world’s finest illumination tools and tactical products, has released its latest rechargeable flashlight designed to meet the demanding needs of law enforcement patrolling our streets. The compact P1R Peacekeeper™ is an everyday duty light with two useful output levels: 600 blinding lumens on high, and 15 lumens of extended-runtime on low output for close-up tasks. Its compact, knurled body also makes the P1R ideal for use with a handgun. There is also a single-output Peacekeeper Tactical.

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Both Peacekeeper models are powered by a readily available 18650 lithium-ion rechargeable battery that’s easily charged using either an AC wall charger or a DC vehicle charger, both included with the light. It can also be powered by two disposable 123A lithium batteries, if necessary, when there isn’t the time or opportunity to charge between uses.

“Working in the law enforcement field, you soon realize nothing is for certain, perhaps with the exception of day and night occurring,” said Jason Davis, an active-duty patrol officer in Southern California. “While working within an environment with diminished or no light, you quickly learn about introducing light into your world. The Peacekeeper is the flashlight that I rely upon whenever there is a need to flood an area with intense light. From lighting up a room or yard or into a vehicle or on a person, the Peacekeeper’s 600-lumen beam is enough to control your scenario.”

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Weighing in at just over 6 ounces and measuring just over 5 inches in length, the palm-sized P1R packs a lot of punch without being a burden to carry. Its Mil-Spec hard-anodized aluminum body is durable and lightweight and fits in many standard flashlight holsters. O-ring and gasket seals keep out dust and moisture, while a coated, tempered window maximizes light transmission and protects the reflector and LED. Built for law enforcement, the rugged, dual-output Peacekeeper delivers exceptional performance for both tactical and non-tactical applications.

There are two models. The P1R Peacekeeper features a dual-output click-type tailcap switch. The first press or click provides 600 lumens of maximum output to meet most unforeseen emergencies; return to off and press or click a second time, within two seconds, to produce a 15-lumen low-output beam for close-up work with extended runtime. The single-output Peacekeeper Tactical operates by pressing down on the tailcap switch for momentary-on activation, or rotating the tailcap clockwise for constant-on activation. Both versions have an MSRP of $250 and come standard with an 18650 lithium-ion rechargeable battery, AC charger, and DC car charger.

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Features & Benefits

• Virtually indestructible high-output LED regulated to maximize output and runtime

• Reflector shapes far-reaching beam with intense center and significant surround light for peripheral vision

• Dual-output tailcap click switch on Peacekeeper (press or click for max output press or click again within two seconds for low output); tactical tailcap switch on Peacekeeper Tactical (press for momentary activation, twist for constant-on)

• Coated, tempered window resists impact and maximizes light output

• Weatherproof—O-ring and gasket sealed

• Constructed of high-strength aerospace aluminum with Mil-Spec hard anodizing for extreme durability

• Includes energy-dense 18650 lithium-ion rechargeable battery, AC charger, and DC car charger

• Backed by SureFire’s No-Hassle Promise

www.surefire.com/p1r-b-peacekeeper

SureFire 2211 Luminox WristLight Boasts 300 Lumens With Integral Swiss Timepiece

Friday, August 1st, 2014

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Fountain Valley, CA — SureFire has expanded its revolutionary line of 2211 WristLights—a whole new category of hands-free illumination tools—with the release of its new SureFire 2211 Luminox whose output maxes out at 300 lumens! This new rechargeable WristLight features a high-performance LED focused by a special refractive optic as the original 2211 WristLight, but it also sports a high-quality timepiece from legendary Swiss watchmaker Luminox.

Created with input from law enforcement professionals, the 2211 Luminox’s light output is designed to automatically align downrange from a pistol held in a standard two-handed grip. This broad, powerful beam is ideal for identifying threats and blinding an aggressor’s night-adapted vision. The LED’s output can be set to 300 lumens with a simple press of either of its ambidextrous switches. There are also two useful lower-output settings of 60 and 15 lumens for tasks where less light and more runtime are called for, such as navigating outdoor trails or loading/unloading gear. These lower levels can be easily accessed by pressing both buttons simultaneously.

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The classic Luminox watch of this new WristLight features a Swiss quartz movement, a unidirectional rotating bezel with timer markings, and self-illuminating tritium gas hands and markers that glow bright for easy reading in low-light conditions. Fully integrated into a lightweight but rugged aluminum body, the watch has a hardened, scratch-resistant mineral crystal that protects its face, and gasket sealing for waterproofing. The hard-anodized, gasket-sealed body—which also houses the LED, optic, pushbutton switching, USB charge port, and fuel gauge—is the size of a large sports watch, and it straps securely to the wrist via a comfortable rubber wristband with a stainless steel buckle.

The LED is powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery, while the Luminox watch is powered by a separate non-rechargeable lithium disk battery for continuous timekeeping even if the rechargeable battery is fully depleted. A built-in LED fuel gauge let’s you know when it’s time to charge the battery, which is easily accomplished via an included USB charging cable.

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Features & Benefits

• Straps to support-hand wrist for instant access to 300 lumens and automatic alignment with pistol

• High-performance LED focused by proprietary refractive optic into a broad beam capable of overwhelming an aggressor’s vision

• Ambidextrous switching activates three levels of useful light: 300, 60, and 15 lumens

• Rugged Luminox watch features date, rotating bezel, and self illuminating tritium dial for low-light situations

• Fuel gauge indicates remaining battery power

• Precision machined from aerospace aluminum and hard anodized for durability

www.surefire.com/2211-luminox-wristlight

SureFire Introduces Two New 600-Lumen Fury Scout Light LED WeaponLights

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Fountain Valley, CA — SureFire has expanded its signature Scout Light Series with the new M600P and M620P Fury Scout WeaponLight models. Both models feature SureFire’s newest high-performance LED, which produces 600 lumens and, thanks to a precision reflector, provides a wider beam with increased surround light, as opposed to the more-focused beam created by the TIR lenses found on most SureFire Scout Lights.

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The new Fury Scout Light models’ wider beams are optimal for urban environments or up close engagements, where lighting a wider area is preferable. The M600P and M620P come with two included switches— a pushbutton tailcap switch: press for momentary on, press further to click constant-on; and a momentary-on tape switch with a 7-inch cable that attaches to your preferred location via self-stick Velcro® backing.

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Compact, lightweight, and rugged, the new Fury Scout Light models are nearly identical to their predecessors. The new models’ bezels are only slightly larger in diameter at—1.37 inches—while their weatherproof Mil-Spec-anodized aluminum bodies measure 5.7 inches in length. The new Fury models produce tactical-level light (over 50 lumens) for 1.5 hours on two 123A lithium batteries. The M600P Fury Scout Light uses an integral thumbscrew clamp to attach to any MIL-STD-1913 rail. The M620P Fury Scout uses SureFire’s self-adjusting Swing-Lever™ clamp, which fits MIL-STD-1913 rails and even rails that are out of spec. Available in Black or Desert Tan.

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Features & Benefits

• Virtually indestructible ultra-high-output LED generates 600 lumens of blinding light; produces tactical-level light for 1.5 hours on a set of batteries

• Surefire reflector provides a wider beam pattern, increasing situational awareness for close quarter operations

• Hard-anodized aluminum body, tempered window & O-ring seals make light rugged and durable

• Ergonomic tailcap and pressure-pad tape switching included

• Thumbscrew mount attaches quickly & securely to in-spec MIL-STD-1913 rails

• Powered by two 123A lithium batteries with 10-year shelf life

• Backed by SureFire’s No-Hassle Promise

www.surefire.com

Warrior East – SureFire Releases 2211 Luminox Wrist Mounted Light

Friday, July 11th, 2014

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The 2211 Luminox combines the capabilities of the 2211 wrist light with an embedded Luminox watch. It offers three light settings: Hi – 300 lumens (1 hour), Med – 60 lumens (4 hour), Low – 15 lumens (13 hours). It features a USB rechargeable battery. Shipping now.

www.SureFire.com

Sneak Peak – SureFire – Dual Switch For Scout Model Lights

Friday, June 27th, 2014

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Available late Summer.

www.surefire.com

Garin Lee Promoted to Suppressor Sales and Marketing Manager at SureFire

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

SureFire has just announced that Suppressor Marketing Manager Garin Lee has been promoted to also encompass the sales aspect of the division. Garin’s new position is a well deserved, Suppressor Sales and Marketing Manager.

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Garin is an avid outdoorsman and shooter with many years of experience is both sales and marketing including previous experience if over a decade as the Outdoor Accounts Manager at Oakley.

Congratulations!

SureFire – X400 Ultra – Green Laser

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

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SureFire’s X400 Ultra weaponlight integrates a white light with a max output of 500 lumens with a green laser with a max output of 5 mW. Activating the X400 Ultra is done by using the ambidextrous switch at the rear of the body. An additional rear switch allows for the activation of the light and laser separately or together. The body of the X400 Ultra is constructed from high-strength aerospace aluminum with Mil-Spec anodizing and impact-resistant polymer; O-ring and gasket sealed for weatherproofing.

The X400 Ultra is capable of a 1.5 hour ‘Tactical Runtime’ on 2 123A batteries.

The SureFire X400 Ultra – Green Laser starts shipping in July and is currently available for pre-order.

I’ve got one and it rocks!

www.surefire.com/x400u-a-ultra-green-led-weaponlight

SureFire – ProComp 556 Muzzle Brake

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

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SureFire has just released their ProComp 556 muzzle brake. Designed for AR-15s with 1/2-28 muzzle threads, the ProComp reduces both recoil impulse and muzzle rise, with a patented Impulse Diffusion design that minimizes side blast and rear-directed concussion effects. It is machined from US mil-certified steel bar stock with a black Melonite finish that protects from harsh environmental conditions.

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As you may have noticed, the ProComp duplicates the design of the SureFire SOCOM SFMB-556-1/2-28 muzzle brake, however it isn’t designed to mount SureFire SOCOM suppressors. Rather, the ProComp is a stand-alone device that functions solely as a muzzle brake. The trade off is a proven, reliable muzzle brake at a reduced cost.

Available at authorized SureFire dealers.

www.surefire.com/procomp-556