Streamlight offers a sting in the tail
A rechargeable light featuring 2,000 Lumens and a Sure-Grip Design - Gun trade World checks out the features behind Streamlight’s new Stinger 2020 flashlight.
Streamlight, a leading provider of high-performance lighting devices, has launched the rechargeable Stinger 2020, the next evolution in duty-ready flashlights designed for search, detection and defensive uses. The new light delivers 2,000 lumens and up to a 24-hour run time. The Stinger 2020 features an anti-roll body design, non-slip side panels and an ergonomic shape for perfect grip. Dual power switches and an intuitive mode selector slide switch allow for flexibility in lighting intensity and run time.
“From clearing a room to searching for evidence or writing a ticket, the Stinger 2020 revolutionises the idea of a rechargeable, super-bright duty light for police, military and other first responders,” said Streamlight Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Michael F. Dineen. “This newest model features a cutting edge ergonomic flat design, so that you can hold the light in your hand, under your arm or even in the crook of your neck without losing your grip or hold. And with its dual power switches, plus an easy to use mode selector switch, you can just set the light and not have to cycle between modes.”
The Stinger 2020 is powered by two long-lasting SL-B26TM protected Li-Ion USB rechargeable battery packs. The light features multiple charging options: battery USB port and battery bank charger, or existing Stinger smart chargers and bank charger.
On high, the Stinger 2020 delivers 2,000 lumens, a 315-metre beam distance and a two-hour run time; on medium, 850 lumens, a 200-metre beam distance, and a four-hour run time. On low, the light offers an extended run time of 24 hours, with 100 lumens and a 70-metre beam distance. A strobe for disorienting or signalling runs for 3.25 hours.
Made from aluminium alloy, the Stinger 2020 features a Borofloat glass lens that is corrosion-resistant and gasket-sealed. The light features an IPX7-rated design that makes it waterproof to 1-metre for 30 minutes and it is impact-resistant tested to 2-metres.
Lumens: High: 2000 lumens; Medium: 850 Lumens; Low: 100 Lumens
Battery: 2 x Streamlight SL-B26 Protected Li-Ion USB Rechargeable Battery Pack
Size: 7.67” (19.58 cm)
Weight: 412.3oz. (348.70g)
Based in Eagleville, PA, USA, Streamlight has more than 45 years of experience making tough, durable, long-lasting torches designed to serve the specialised needs of professionals and consumers alike. Since 1973, the company has designed, manufactured and marketed high-performance flashlights, and today offers a broad array of lights, lanterns, weapon light/laser sighting devices, and scene lighting tools for professional law enforcement, military, firefighting, industrial, automotive, and outdoor applications. Streamlight is an ISO 9001:2015 certified company.