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  • Fenix TK16 V2.0 Tactical Flashlight - 3100 Lumens

    Fenix
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    Fenix TK16 V2.0 Tactical Flashlight - 3100 Lumens Product Description: The upgrade that everyone has been waiting for has finally arrived! The F...

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  • Fenix LR35R 10000 Lumen Rechargeable LED Flashlight

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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION The Fenix LR35R is a super bright flashlight that blasts a max output of 10000 lumens and a max beam distance of 500 meters....

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  • Fenix WT25R 1000 Lumens Rechargeable LED Work Flashlight

    Fenix
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    Fenix WT25R 1000 Lumens Rechargeable LED Work Flashlight. Product Description: The Fenix WT25R is packed with great new features that make it pos...

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  • Fenix TK35 Ultimate Edition V2.0 - 5000 Lumens

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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION The Fenix TK35 Ultimate Edition V2.0 Version is a high-performance flashlight with Tactical and Duty mode. Powered by two 1865...

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  • Fenix PD32 V2.0 1200 Lumens Flashlight

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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: The upgraded Fenix PD32 V2.0 LED flashlight is an all-round flashlight with a compact body. This high-performance light illumi...

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  • Fenix TK26R Rechargeable Tactical LED Flashlight

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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION Year after year, Fenix has been the brand that law enforcement officers rely on when choosing a tactical flashlight. For this ...

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  • Klarus XT21X Pro Tactical flashlight - 4400 lumens

    Klarus
    Original price $209.99
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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION This is the new and upgraded version of the Klarus XT21X. The pro version gives you access to another 400 extra lumen for a tot...

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  • Nitecore P20iX 4000 Lumens Xtreme Performance Tactical Flashlight

    Nitecore
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    Product Description: 4000 Lumen Flashlight The NITECORE P20iX is unrivalled when it comes to performance. Nitecore took the beloved P20i frame and...

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  • Klarus Xt11GT Pro v2.0 Tactical Flashlight - 3300 Lumens

    Klarus
    Original price $179.00
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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: Upgraded from the Klarus XT11GT Pro, the v2 will give you a maximum of 3300 lumens and a beam distance of 410m. Equipped with ...

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  • Acebeam L17 Long Range Tactical LED Flashlight - White Led

    Acebeam
    Original price $99.98 - Original price $99.98
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    Product Description: Introducing the Acebeam L17: a long-range tactical flashlight that will dazzle you with its myriad of LED colour choices, out...

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  • Nitecore MH27UV 1000 Lumens USB Rechargeable LED Flashlight W/ Red, Blue, And Ultraviolet LED

    Nitecore
    Original price $162.32
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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION Modeled after the Red Dot Award winning Nitecore MH27, the MH27UV is an incredibly versatile, multi-purpose tool. With a C...

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  • Fenix LR80R 18000 Lumens Rechargeable LED Searchlight

    Fenix
    Original price $616.95 - Original price $616.95
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    Product Description: The Fenix LR80R is the definition of a super bright handheld searchlight. This flashlight will impress everyone with an outs...

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  • Imalent MS18 Search LED Flashlight - 100 000 Lumens

    Imalent
    Original price $1,086.15
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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION The Imalent MS18, “Ambassador of light” utilizes 18 pieces of American CREE XHP70 2nd LEDs with a maximum output of 100,000L...

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  • Klarus XT2CR Pro 2100 Lumens USB-C Rechargeable Tactical LED Flashlight

    Klarus
    Original price $165.15
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    Klarus XT2CR Pro Product Description: Tactical and Everyday Use  The new Klarus XT2CR Pro is the upgraded version of its predecessor, the popular K...

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  • Acebeam L18 - 1500 Lumens Flashlight

    Acebeam
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    The Acebeam L18 Flashlight: 1000meters throw with one single 21700 battery (NO battery is included in the original package. Please note that the ch...

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  • Fenix LR50R 12000 Lumens Multifunctional Search Light

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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: The Fenix LR50R is a super bright flashlight made for search and rescue. This monster light emits a truly remarkable output of...

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  • Klarus XT21C 3200 Lumens USB-C Rechargeable Tactical Flashlight

    Klarus
    Original price $186.95
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    Product Description: The Klarus XT21C is a newly released tactical torch from Klarus. The XT21C has a maximum output of 3,200 lumens with a max t...

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  • Fenix LR40R V2.0 Rechargeable 15000 Lumen Flashlight

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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: The Fenix LR40R V2.0 high-performance flashlight will reach a maximum 15000 lumens and throw up to 900m when combining the sp...

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  • Nitecore P18 LED Flashlight

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    Original price $175.86
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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION The Nitecore P18 Flashlight is an 1800 lumens unibody die-cast futuristic tactical flashlight. It has an independently control...

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  • Acebeam X50 2.0 Powerful Flashlight - 45000 Lumens

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    Product Description: The common disadvantages of other high-brightness flashlights on the market are fast consumption of power/battery and long re...

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  • Acebeam L35 2.0 Tactical Flashlight 5000 Lumens - Black

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    Product Description The Acebeam L35 2.0 is a super bright tactical flashlight that blasts a max output of 5000 lumens and a max beam distance of 65...

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  • Nitecore CI7 2500 Lumen White & InfraRed LED Flashlight - 1 left in stock!

    Nitecore
    Original price $220.00
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    This item is a special order, please contact us at support@flashlightworld.ca for availability and shipping delays. PRODUCT DESCRIPTION 2500 l...

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  • FENIX LR60R 21000 Lumens Rechargeable Flashlight

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    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: The Fenix LR60R is an ultra-bright handheld search flashlight. The intuitive mechanical rotary switch provides rapid activatio...

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  • IMALENT SR32 Longest Throw Flashlight - Special order only

    Imalent
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    This item is a special order, please contact us at support@flashlightworld.ca for availability and shipping delays. Product Features: The IMALENT...

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Choosing a LED Search And Rescue Flashlight

Search and rescue flashlights are the most powerful torches on the market.

The sky is the limit with outputs reaching as high as 100,000 lumens, but to help you decide just how much power you need in your S&R flashlight, we’ve put together a few tips to keep in mind.

Different Types Of LED Search And Rescue Flashlights

Many of the largest flashlights in our store are search and rescue flashlights, but these torches can be surprisingly compact, too.

For most search and rescue applications, lights will fall into one of three main categories: Searchlights, spotlights, and compacts.

Searchlights are the largest in the category and can be identified by their full-sized frames and large, powerful reflectors. These are the highest-powered, longest-reaching torches on the market, and will typically feature active cooling systems like internal fans or radiators to manage the heat they generate.

Spotlights are essentially hand-held searchlights, which use high-quality reflectors and LEDs to get the most throw possible out of a smaller chassis. These won’t quite have the power of full-sized searchlights, but they still pack impressive beam throws in a more portable package.

Compact Searchlights are EDC-sized torches that still manage high enough outputs and throws to be used in search and rescue. Throw distances aren’t as long as the larger lights in the category, but can still reach several hundred meters on a full charge.

Why Do You Need An LED Search And Rescue Flashlight?

Search and rescue flashlights are most useful for outdoor applications.

They typically include lower output modes for indoor or extended use, but their main focus will be searching and exploration outside in the darkness.

Search and rescue flashlights are especially popular for hunting at night, as their long-range performance can help spot and track games from afar.

How Bright Does Your S&R Flashlight Need To Be?

That all depends on how you intend to use it.

Most customers prefer an S&R torch to produce at least 1500 lumens, but for outdoor applications, your focus should be on throw distance rather than peak output.

We recommend a throw of at least 150 yards (140 meters) for basic outdoor use, but many of the searchlights and spotlights in our store offer over 1,000 yards of throw use in open areas.

What Size Should Your S&R Flashlight Be?

If you’re shopping for a full-size searchlight, size doesn’t really matter, since you’ll likely be carrying it on a strap or inside a case rather than attached to your body.

Spotlights are considerably smaller, but still aren’t likely to fit into your pocket, and will require an external holster.

Consider how much output you’ll need, and if a compact light will get the job done, many of these can be found in EDC-friendly sizes under six inches in length and around one inch thick.

Other Features To Look For In Search And Rescue Flashlights:

One of the notable characteristics of S&R lights is the heat they produce.

With power outputs this high, heat is unavoidable, but you should be on the lookout for active heat management features like internal cooling and proximity sensors that help protect your skin and nearby objects from high temperatures.

Safety lockouts are also a key feature as an accidental activation can be a shocking experience and hard on the eyes if you happen to be looking toward the reflector.