Zebralight SC5w Mk II (2019) review
The Zebralight SC5w Mk II (ZLSC5W2) released in 2019. It uses Cree XP-L2 LED, OP reflector and 1 x AA battery. The powerful emitter in this flashlight provides up to 550 lm output, 3600 cd intensity, and a beam distance of 120 m.
This light has 3 modes of lighting. This light does not have memory function. It has a strobe function, which is one of the most effective self defense tools available.
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Zebralight SC5w Mk II (ZLSC5W2) specifications
- SC5w Mk II
The aluminium body of flashlight treated with a Type III hard-anodized, anti-abrasive ﬁnish.
- 49 g
- 80.3 mm
- Head diameter
- 25.4 mm
- aluminium alloy with HAIII hard-anodized finish
The emitter of SC5w Mk II manufactured by Cree, a US-based LED manufacturing company. The SC5w Mk II has an orange peel (OP) textured reflector. Orange peel reflectors have smoother beams. It has an AR coated lens.
- Cree XP-L2 LED
- Color temperature
- 4500 K
- toughtened AR coated glass
- electronic side
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.
- 550 lm
- 3600 cd
- 120 m
- CD/LM factor
The SC5w Mk II 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.
- 3 modes
- Mode memory
- Ramping mode
The SC5w Mk II cannot charge batteries directly. You may need an external charger to keep your battery going. A protected battery is recommended as the light itself does not have low voltage protection (LVP). This light does not have temperature control feature.
- 1 x AA battery
- Battery indicator
- Charger port
- Thermal regulation
- AUX LEDs
The clip is useful to keep the light secured in your pocket.
- Package contents
- 2 x spare o-rings
The performance of the Zebralight SC5w Mk II 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.
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