Nitecore EC4 Explorer LED Flashlight

Nitecore EC4 Explorer LED Flashlight

Nitecore EC4 Explorer LED Flashlight

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Product Highlights

  • 1 / 80 / 240 / 520 / 1000 Lumen Outputs
  • Strobe, SOS, and Signal Beacon Modes
  • Dual Body Switches with Last-Mode Memory
  • Instant Access to Minimum and Turbo Mode
  • 6061-T6 Anodized Aluminum Housing
  • Submersible and Impact Resistant
  • Reverse-Polarity Protection Circuitry
  • Active and Passive Overheat Protection
  • Runs on Two 18650 / Four CR123 Batteries
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Nitecore EC4 overview

  • 1Description

Nitecore's black EC4 Explorer LED Flashlight is manufactured from die-cast 6061-T6 aluminum alloy in two parts: the body and tailcap. Using this method reduces overall weight and size. The uni-body design also makes the entire body a heat sink to help regulate the light's temperature - especially at high outputs.

Its CREE XM-L2 U2 LED produces from a minimum of 1 lumen to 1000 lumens on turbo mode. In addition to the five output intensities, the EC4 has a disorientating strobe, SOS distress signal, and a signal beacon. The outputs and modes are controlled via two pushbutton switches on the body, with instant access to the minimum and turbo outputs, as well as a lockout function that prevents accidental activation, integrated battery status indicator, and last-mode memory.

Complementing the light's performance is a lightweight and durable 6061-T6 aluminum housing with a type III hard anodized finish. On top of the anodizing is an additional layer of stoving varnish to offer further corrosion, scratch and chemical resistance. Its unibody design and O-ring sealed tailcap provide an IPX8 rating to be waterproof and submersible to 6.6' for up to 30 minutes. Rounding out the light's usability is a 1/4"-20 tripod.

  • Min: 1 lumen
  • Low: 80 lumen
  • Med: 240 lumen
  • High: 520 lumen
  • Turbo: 1000 lumen
  • Smooth deep reflector maximizes throw while producing a smooth beam without holes or hotspots
  • Disorientating strobe mode
  • SOS distress mode: Automatically cycles through Morse-code sequence
  • Location beacon: Emits a pulse of light in regular intervals
  • Location: Body
  • Type: Dual pushbutton
  • Constant-on mode only
  • Instant access to minimum and turbo outputs
  • Standby mode: Switch blinks every 3 seconds to locate in the dark
  • Intelligent last-mode memory switch
  • Lockout function to prevent accidental activation
  • 1.6" (40mm) head
  • Lightweight and durable die-cast 6061-T6 aluminum alloy housing
  • Scratch, chemical, and corrosion-resistant type III hard anodized finish with varnish exterior treatment
  • Stainless steel bezel ring protects head and window from drops and impacts
  • Anti-reflection coated scratch-resistant tempered glass window
  • IPX8-rated submersible, impact resistant to 5'
  • Rectangular anti-roll ergonomic handle
  • Machined textured grip for slip-resistant handling
  • Heat dissipating fins on head
  • Flat tailcap to stand flashlight
  • 1/4"-20 tripod mount on tailcap
Electronics Details
  • Integrated battery power indicator on switches
  • Digitally-regulated output maintains consistent beam intensity throughout battery charge
  • Overheat protection circuitry automatically steps power output down to avoid damage to the light
  • Reverse-polarity protection prevents damage to light if batteries are installed incorrectly
  • Runs on two user-supplied 18650 li-ion rechargeable or four CR/RCR123 batteries
In the Box
Nitecore EC4 Explorer LED Flashlight
  • Lanyard
  • Nylon Holster
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
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    Nitecore EC4 specs

    Illumination Source CREE XM-L2 U2 LED
    Output Range Min: 1 lumen
    Low: 80 lumen
    Med: 240 lumen
    High: 520 lumen
    Turbo: 1000 lumen
    Battery 2 X 18650 li-ion batteries
    4 x CR123A batteries
    Runtime 18650:
    Min: 260.0 hr
    Low: 19.75 hr
    Med: 7.75 hr
    High: 3.75 hr
    Turbo: 1.5 hr

    Min: 170.0 hr
    Low: 16.5 hr
    Med: 7.5 hr
    High: 3.0 hr
    Turbo: 1.25 hr

    Construction T6061-T6 aluminum alloy
    Waterproofing IPX8-rated, submersible to 6.6' / 2 m
    Impact Resistance 5.0' / 1.5 m
    Dimensions Head: 1.6" / 4.0 cm
    Body: 1.5 x 1.1" / 3.7 x 2.8 cm
    Length: 5.9" / 15.0 cm
    Weight 6.0 oz / 171 g, without batteries
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.65 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.1 x 3.0 x 2.2"

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