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Fenix PD35 TAC Flashlight

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Fenix PD35 TAC Flashlight

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Fenix has taken the all-time bestselling PD35 and ramped it up to the tactical line...pure genius.

The PD35 TAC (Tactical Edition) remains a pocket size but has a higher performance and focuses on tactical employment. Measured at less than 5.51 inches, it features up to a 1000-lumen output and has a beam distance of up to 656 feet. In the Outdoor Mode, the PD35 TAC delivers 6 output modes. However, the Tactical Mode strengthens the PD35 TAC with simplified and fast operation. From outdoor use to law enforcement, you can count on the PD35 TAC delivering reliable and powerful lighting.

•Uses Cree XP-L(V5) LED with a lifespan of 50,000 hours
•New Cree XP-L LED provides up to 251% performance boost from XP-G2 LED
•Cree XP-G2 first commercially available single-die LED to achieve up to 200 lumens per watt (LPW) at 350mA
•Modes of Operation
Turbo: 1000 Lumens (1 hr., 10 min.)
Low: 60 Lumens (29 hr., 15 min.)
Strobe: 1000 Lumens
Turbo: 1000 Lumens (1 hr., 10 min.)
High: 500 Lumens (2 hrs., 55 min.)
Mid: 200 Lumens (8 hr. 30 min.)
Low: 60 Lumens (29 hr., 15 min.)
Eco: 8 Lumens (140 hr.)
Strobe: 1000 Lumens
•Tactical tail switch with momentary-on function
•Stainless steel side switch to select output mode under Outdoor Mode
•Side switch only capable of mode changing under Tactical Mode
•Digitally regulared output maintains constant brightness
•Low-voltage reminder indicates when battery replacement is needed
•Intelligent memory circuit, automatically enters last-used output mode when turned on
•Reverse polarity protection, to protect from improper battery installation
•Anti-roll, slip-resistant body design
•Made of durable aircraft-grade aluminium
•Premium Type III hard-anodized anti-abrasive finish
•Toughened ultra-clear glass lens with anti-reflective coating
•Waterproof to IPX-8 standard, underwater up to 6 1/2 feet for 30 minutes

Batteries Used (NOT INCLUDED)
•One rechargeable 18650 battery (accepts Tenergy, Fenix ARBL2M, ARBL2, ARBL2S, ARB-L18-2600, ARB-L18-3400, or ARB-L18-3500). Each has a different mAh. The higher the mAh, the longer the runtime between charges.
•Compatible chargers for all 18650 batteries: ARE-X1, ARE-C1, or ARE-C2
•Two non-rechargeable CR123A batteries. (Fenix does NOT recommend rechargeable CR123 batteries since they will not perform according to the specification chart included for the PD35TAC edition)

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Fenix PD35 TAC

The Fenix PD35 TAC is a great light putting out up to 1000 lumens. Be aware if you use it in that mode at all times, your battery life will be terrible. The spotlight in your hand is there if you need it. Even not on the highest output, the PD35 will light up whatever you need to light up. The waterproof rating on the Fenix is true as I have dropped mine one too many times in the water, and it still works like a champ.

If you need a reliable, dependable light give Fenix a look!

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Waters Fished:
  • Small Creeks
  • Large Lakes
  • Small Ponds
  • Salwater Flats
  • Saltwater Bays
30+ times

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