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Mecarmy PT26 (2017) review

2017
9 x Cree XP-G2 S4 LEDs
3850 lm output
21483 cd intensity
1 x 26650 Li-Ion battery

The Mecarmy PT26 (PT26) released in 2017. It uses 9 x Cree XP-G2 S4 LEDs, TIR reflector and 1 x 26650 Li-Ion battery. The powerful emitter in this flashlight provides up to 3850 lm output, 21483 cd intensity, and a beam distance of 293 m.

It uses a TIR lens to form the beam pattern. This light has 4 modes of lighting. The memory function is a nice feature, the light will remember the last used mode. It has a strobe function, which is one of the most effective self defense tools available. The PT26 flashlight is rechargeable easily via USB port.

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Mecarmy PT26 (PT26) specifications

Brand
Mecarmy
Name
PT26
Type
PT26
Rating
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Launch
2017
Form
flashlight

Body

The aluminium body of flashlight treated with a Type III hard-anodized, anti-abrasive finish.

Weight
251 g
Length
125.4 mm
Body diameter
34 mm
Head diameter
53 mm
Material
aluminium alloy with HAIII hard-anodized finish
Colors
black

System

The emitter of PT26 manufactured by Cree, a US-based LED manufacturing company. A TIR lens works on the principle of total internal reflection. The TIR lens collimates the LED light into efficient, well-controlled light beams that maximize the usable lumens in the target area.

Emitter
9 x Cree XP-G2 S4 LEDs
Color temperature
6500 K
Reflector
TIR
Lens
TIR
Switch
electronic side

Performance

The throw is the calculated distance in meters at which the flashlight produces a light intensity of 0.25 lux. The candela per lumen (cd/lm) ratio can be used to determine if a flashlight has a spot or flood type beam. Well-focused spot beams can be over 100 cd/lm, tactical flashlights are typically between 20-100 cd/lm, and work lights are less than 10 cd/lm.

Flux
3850 lm
Intensity
21483 cd
Throw
293 m
CD/LM factor
5.58

Software

The PT26 has mode memory. Mode memory means that the light will remember the mode you were using when the light was last turned off, and when you turn it on again. The PT26 is tactical strobe ready. The strobe light is disorienting to the person it is aimed at which makes it difficult for them to concentrate. It has the SOS beacon function for an emergency situation. The SOS flashes Morse code so you can signal for help when needed.

Modes
4 modes
Mode memory
yes
Ramping mode
no
Strobe
yes
SOS/Beacon
yes

Features

This flashlight can charge the battery with an integrated charger, and it works with any USB power source. This flashlight has a built-in low voltage protection (LVP) to prevent damage to the cell from over-discharge, so protected cells are not necessary. The built-in thermal control automatically adjusts brightness output to prevent overheating. The PT26 flashlight can be used as a powerbank to recharge a device, such as a mobile phone.

Battery
1 x 26650 Li-Ion battery
Battery indicator
no
Charger port
microUSB
LVP
yes
Thermal regulation
yes
Protection
IPx8
AUX LEDs
no
Magnetic
no
Specials
powerbank function

Accessories

It comes with a battery. The battery must be fully charged before you first use your PT26. The package includes a holster to safely store your flashlight. The lanyard prevents accidental loss of the flashlight.

Package contents
18650 adapter
2 x spare o-rings
26650 battery
lanyard
microUSB cable
nylon holster

The performance of the Mecarmy PT26 flashlight is measured according to the ANSI / NEMA FL1 Standard 30 seconds after switching the light on. The ANSI/NEMA FL1 2009 Standard is a set of flashlight performance guidelines.

The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Mecarmy PT26, then don’t hesite and signal the problem to us.

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