TITLE

Hi-tech flashlights and lanterns for the homesteader

AUTHOR(S)
EVERS, DENNIS "BONES"
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the benefits of light emitting diode (LED) flashlights and lanterns. According to the author, LED put out a much whiter light compared with regular incandescent bulbs. It reveals why the author preferred the compact aluminum tactical style LED flashlight. It discusses the advantages of investing in a battery operated LED lantern.
ACCESSION #
41672292

 

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