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Old 03-08-2013, 03:42 PM   #3196
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Model 60s and the new M64s on my F150. Can you spell daylight

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Old 03-08-2013, 05:38 PM   #3197
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The Model 44 or Model 60 will give you a wide beam.
All well and good there as I have a 60 already, I just need lower power cornering lights. The stock Dr650 stator wont support too much more draw on it.
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Old 03-08-2013, 08:08 PM   #3198
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Model 60s and the new M64s on my F150. Can you spell daylight

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This reminds me of body piercing. Not that there is anything wrong with that.
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Old 03-08-2013, 10:28 PM   #3199
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Model 60s and the new M64s on my F150. Can you spell daylight

Just for grins you've got to post some night shots with those blazing.
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Old 03-09-2013, 04:39 PM   #3200
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There's been no recent mention of the flashlight that sanjoh sells but it's become my nightly go to light. Love everything about it except that the switch comes apart if you change the battery via the tail cap. I just take the head off instead.

Highly recommended, ESP if you've ever spent real money on a flashlight. This sucker is almost free.

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Old 03-11-2013, 03:30 AM   #3201
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haven't read all 200+ pgs but have a question anyway, why do you need a or want a dimmer on your lites don't you want them on full bright isn't that why your putting them on the bike to see what goes bump in the night so you don't. also other than a switch of some kind what else do you need with them? Thanks Mike
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Old 03-11-2013, 04:03 AM   #3202
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These lights are really dazzling for other road users if not controlled properly.


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haven't read all 200+ pgs but have a question anyway, why do you need a or want a dimmer on your lites don't you want them on full bright isn't that why your putting them on the bike to see what goes bump in the night so you don't. also other than a switch of some kind what else do you need with them? Thanks Mike
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Old 03-11-2013, 08:38 AM   #3203
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There's been no recent mention of the flashlight that sanjoh sells but it's become my nightly go to light. Love everything about it except that the switch comes apart if you change the battery via the tail cap. I just take the head off instead.

Highly recommended, ESP if you've ever spent real money on a flashlight. This sucker is almost free.

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Thanks for the praise! Here is the M10 flashlight on a tree @ 250' with the light on high





All that for $33
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Old 03-11-2013, 01:23 PM   #3204
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haven't read all 200+ pgs but have a question anyway, why do you need a or want a dimmer on your lites don't you want them on full bright isn't that why your putting them on the bike to see what goes bump in the night so you don't. also other than a switch of some kind what else do you need with them? Thanks Mike
Full bright is blinding to oncoming traffic, so unless you want to be run over, dimming helps make the lights more traffic friendly while providing full power with a flip of your high beam switch.
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Old 03-11-2013, 02:43 PM   #3205
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I'm thinking of putting your Blk model 44's with M-30's or using
Model60's with the M-30's any suggestions or would these combo's
work together for up close and way out there thanks Mike
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Old 03-11-2013, 07:35 PM   #3206
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Model 60s and the new M64s on my F150. Can you spell daylight

I like the recessed look to the 60's, but what about cooling airflow? Is there a limit to how long can you run them at slow speed without overheating? Did you wire in a relay with 16 LEDs drawing current? Any radio interference? Those 64's are big in comparison aren't they! I'd love to see some nite shots on a long straightaway the 60's, the 64's and all on, and with the Ford lights for comparison.
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Old 03-12-2013, 05:59 AM   #3207
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I'm thinking of putting your Blk model 44's with M-30's or using
Model60's with the M-30's any suggestions or would these combo's
work together for up close and way out there thanks Mike
Model 60 and 30 compliment each other very well, although most customers have found a pair of 60s to be awesome. Lots of lighting to the sides and plenty of distance.
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Old 03-12-2013, 06:01 AM   #3208
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Model 30 light on Sale 25% off
Normally $60.00 each now $45.00

Don't forget the "inmate" discount. ~$80 for a Quality set (that's a pair) of Lights.

  • Spot Beam
  • 1500 lumens
  • .85amp@12v
  • 3 LEDs
  • aluminum housing
  • Length: 70mm , Diameter 55mm
  • black durable coating
  • o-ring sealed housing
  • one meter wire lead
  • includes flat mount (stainless) mounting bracket
  • glass shatter resistant lens
  • Sold individually
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Old 03-12-2013, 12:49 PM   #3209
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Sanjoh,
I'm running 2 44's with the rotary dimmer with high beam circuit. If I want to add a single 30 to get the longer spot beam effect, but still leave both 44s, can that be wired into the existing circuit and dimmer switch?
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Old 03-12-2013, 01:54 PM   #3210
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Sanjoh,
I'm running 2 44's with the rotary dimmer with high beam circuit. If I want to add a single 30 to get the longer spot beam effect, but still leave both 44s, can that be wired into the existing circuit and dimmer switch?
Yes, the rotary dimmer is good for up to 72 watts, a model 30 + 2x Model 44 puts you @ 50watts. You should be fine.
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