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    UltraFire MT-05S 1*Cree XM-L2 T6

    Has anyone tired one of these:
    $18.62 UltraFire MT-05S 1*Cree XM-L2 T6 2-Group 3+2 Modes 900LM Cool White Bike Light - black / 1*7.2-8.4V battery pack at FastTech - Worldwide Free Shipping

    I've been looking for a backup light and a light to use on shorter rides. Originally I was just going to pickup a standard magicshine T6 clone but then I ran across these. Always looking for a different light to play with but I'm not really sure what the light ring is all about. Is it just decorative or does it add extra flood to the light?

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    Looks pretty good, but there is no battery pack.
    Ride On!

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    That looks pretty good. It has three steady modes. Not sure what the light ring is. Does the clear plastic on the front have it's own light? I think it flashes and is activated by the second button. That could be useful on road/city excursions. It has xm-l2 also. I wouldn't expect 900 lumens, maybe 400 or 500, but that's pretty good for a backup light.

    It also looks like it has a built-in diffuser similar to the action led wide-angle-lens for the 808. That's a cool feature

    There were a couple of threads last year about similar looking mini-lights. I seem to remember that they were pretty happy about them.

    $18 is a good price, but you could also get a solarstorm x2 lighthead for around $20-$25.

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    These types of lamps are popping up at all the Chinese websites. I almost bought one because they are so inexpensive but I really have no need at the moment. ( no surprise there... )

    The light ring is an illuminating ring around the front of the lamp. Think of it as a "running lamp" similar to the "Angel eyes" setups used on some cars. This lamp has a flood lens on front. I've seen versions on Kaidomain with standard clear lenses ( ~ $17 ) Hey....for a multi-mode XM-L2 T6 lamp for $17..., hard to beat the price. If these start to sell expect the price to go up.

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    Yep looks nice Here is the clear lens version: $18.62 UltraFire MT-05 1*Cree XM-L2 T6 2-Group 3+2 Modes 900LM Cool White Bike Light - black / 1*7.2-8.4V battery pack at FastTech - Worldwide Free Shipping

    But the 8000-8500K tint 0D There should be a nice T6 4C one instead of U2 0D. Acutally I have SS X2 as a backup or 880 clone, so I probably won't need this one but hard to beat the price.

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