Get Prepared with NITECORE Emergency Kit Essentials

Are you ready for an emergency? Whether you need to shelter in place or flee your home at a moment’s notice, the very last thing you want is to be caught unprepared. Having a well-stocked emergency kit is easily one of the most important parts of being emergency-ready and can make a huge difference between […]

Everything You Need to Know about 18650 Batteries

“What type of battery does it use?” is easily one of the most frequently asked questions we get from new customers. The answer, for the vast majority of NITECORE flashlights, is an 18650 li-ion cell which is often a departure from the AA, C or D cells that most people are familiar with. If you […]

Gear Up! The Best Weapon Mountable Flashlights from NITECORE

When it comes to flashlights that can take a licking and keep on ticking, NITECORE boasts some of the toughest torches around. From drops and bumps to handling the recoil of gunfire, our flashlights are built for people who rely on their gear 365 days a year. If you’re interested in weapon mounting your NITECORE […]

The Best Throw Flashlights: The Science Behind Throw Distance

Have you ever wondered why one 1000 lumen flashlight is rated for 250 yards of throw while another seemingly identical flashlight boasts distances over 400 yards? Do you know what it takes to make the longest throwing flashlights around?  If you’ve spent any time looking at today’s LED flashlights, you’ve probably seen the terms “flood” […]

Five Flashlights That Weigh Under 5 Ounces (Including Batteries!)

Is your backpacking gear weighing you down? We don’t need to tell you that carrying unnecessary weight isn’t only a nuisance but can be the difference between a successful trip and breaking down along the trail. And when it comes to long distance hikes, every last ounce matters. Cutting gear weight can be a challenge, […]

Go Camping with NITECORE Essentials for Outdoors

How’s the weather in your neck of the woods? Here in Texas, the first few days of Spring have rolled through and it has us itching to get outside. In that spirit, we put together this blog to give you a heads up on the best gear NITECORE has to offer for camping and outdoor […]

Get Active with NITECORE NU Headlamps

Spring is right around the corner, and if you’re like us, you’re just itching to get outside and explore. Get ready to run, bike, skate and hike your way through the rest of 2019 with NU Series headlamps designed to keep the fun going long after the sun goes down. Lightweight, minimalist body NITECORE designed […]

Does your EDC Include a Flashlight? (It Should!)

Raise your hand if you carry a flashlight with you all the time. If your hand is up, you can go ahead and skip this article. Everyone else, keep reading. A quick Google search for why people include a flashlight in their everyday carry will yield plenty of discussions like this article on everydaycarry.com. For […]

NITECORE Everyday Carry 3 Ways

Did you know NITECORE has EDC options to fit any style or budget? In today’s blog we put together 3 different everyday carry builds to show you just some of the possibilities that exist using NITECORE flashlights and accessories to get you inspired. Outdoor Adventure EDC

Get to know NITECORE’s Headlamp Lineup

If you’ve already read our blog post on picking out a headlamp, you probably have a good idea of the key features you need. (If not, go read it! We’ll wait.) In today’s blog, we’re going deep into the heart of NITECORE’s headlamp lineup so you can understand the differences between models and find exactly […]