Vortex Crank Flashlight: Emergency Preparedness, Camping, Everyday Flashlight
Vortex Crank Flashlight. Setting the performance and reliability standard for crank flashlights, Vortex is a built to last workhorse providing high brightness illumination. Incorporating a robust drive gear and quality components shielded in an impact resistant ABS plastic housing, Vortex projects a spotlight beam 100+ feet and floodlight illumination to 25 feet. Operational underwater to a depth of 33 feet and capable of floating, Vortex Crank Flashlight is essential for watercraft. In addition, Vortex operates as a flashing emergency beacon capable of being seen for miles. One more invaluable feature is Vortex Crank Flashlight also charges mobile phones and other low voltage devices.
Vortex Crank Flashlight charges Samsung phones and a variety of other low voltage devices; however, it’s essential the correct USB adapter is used to prevent equipment damage. Vortex ships with a micro-USB, suitable for some but not all Android phones, and a 5.5 x 2.1mm dual end Barrel Connector cable. The micro-USB adapter plugs into the cable connector which in turn connects to a mobile phone or other device. The barrel connector accepts a variety of USB adapters sold separately by electronics distributors.
Vortex Crank Flashlight Technical Specifications:
Part Number: ECN01278
UPC Number: 810346001278
LED Spotlight Capabilities:
Range = 100 feet (30m)
Underwater Illumination Range = 25+ feet (10.5m)
LED Rating = 1 watt (90 lumen)
Output Duration = 45 minutes
Emergency Beacon Mode – Spotlight Duration = 45 minutes
LED Floodlight Capabilities
Range = 25 feet (7.5m)
LED Rating = 2 LEDs .25 watt each (35 lumen)
Output Duration = 60 minutes
Energy Storage = NiMH Batteries
Crank Charging Time = 2 minutes
Waterproof Depth = 33 feet (10m) and Floats
LED Lifetime – Spotlight = 10,000 hours – Floodlight = 80,000 hours
Charge Port = 6 volt – 200 mA output
Size = Length: 7″ (17.3cm) x 2.7″ (6.9cm) x 2.2″ (5.7cm)
Weight = 15oz (426g)
Warranty: 1 Year
Vortex Crank Flashlight is an Invaluable Safety Flashlight
Suitable for everyday use or as an emergency flashlight for home, office, vehicle or boat. In the event of a power outage the crank mechanism operates as a generator capable of recharging various mobile devices including most cell phones. Plug in your mobile device using the included micro USB adaptor and cable and install an electrical charge by simply turning the handle. Vortex is ideal for making sure your mobile phone is available to keep friends and family informed of your whereabouts or to contact emergency services.
Off Grid and Power Outages
Few flashlights are as well suited for off grid living, camping, hunting and fishing. Power outages across the country are frequent and at times long lasting. This is particularly true with the increasing severity of weather systems and other emergencies such as earthquakes. Be prepared and stay safe!
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