Flashlights are an essential part of every survival kit. If the power goes out, or darkness surrounds you, you’ll need a flashlight to find your way, identify threats and find shelter for your loved ones. A flashlight not only shows you a path; it can signal searchers. It’s a firearm accessory that can blind an aggressor or help put your sights on him. It’s even a weapon when you have nothing else.

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When it comes to buying a quality survival flashlight, the first company that you should turn to is SureFire. SureFire, the tactical technology company, manufactures illumination tools that are powerful, compact, rugged and reliable. Their flashlights produce optimal beams — no dark holes, rings, hot spots, or shadows. When you own a SureFire survival flashlight, you own the best. They make every kind of flashlight and high-powered illumination tool that you can imagine, from tactical flashlights and headlamps, to key chains and watchlights.

Here are 10 of the best SureFire survival lights on the market that are ideal for lighting the way during your darkest times.

For more information on these and other SureFire products visit surefire.com; 800-828-8809

This article was originally published in the SURVIVOR’S EDGE ™  Spring 2015 issue. Subscription is available in print and digital editions here.

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