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100 Hours

92 meters


CR123A Lithium


3.00 Inches (7.62 centimeters)

3.30 Ounces (93.55 grams)

Tan, Olive Drab


Sidewinder Compact

COMPACT ARTICULATING HEAD MOUNTABLE FLASHLIGHT Super lightweight and versatile hands-free helmet light clips onto helmet or MOLLE in seconds.

  • Available in the following models and light configurations:
    Military Model – White/Red/IR-IFF/Blue (starts on low & progressively brightens)
    Aviation Model – White/Green/IR-IFF/Blue (starts on low & progressively brightens)
    Medical Model – White/Red/IR-IFF/Green (starts on low & progressively brightens)
    These models feature a push button switch which enables/disables selected illumination source starting at low output and progressing to highest output in 4 discrete steps


  • Team Soldier Certified Gear (Military Model only)

  • Twenty flashlights in one! Engineered to meet a variety of hands-free task illumination requirements.

  • Each LED features 4 levels of output intensities: Low (5%); Medium 1 (25%); Medium 2 (60%); High (100%) plus a Strobe function (100%)

  • C4® LED, shock-proof with a 50,000 hour lifetime

  • View Fact Sheet for Sidewinder Compact Light Output and Battery Run Time

  • Pull-to-turn locking rotary selector knob prevents accidental mode changes and allows selection of 4 illumination sources: White C4 LED; IR or Green LED (depending on model); Red LED; Blue LED – tactile indicator on rotary knob for IR LED position

  • Push button switch enables/disables selected illumination source starting at low output and progressing to highest output in 4 discrete steps. Tactical model enables selected illumination source starting at high output and progressing to the dimmest output.

  • Rubber dome actuator and 4-position pull-to-turn locking rotary selector knob offers easy operation even when wearing heavy gloves

  • Double-click button from off to initiate high output strobe of selected white or colored LED illumination source

  • Clips onto helmet with helmet mount accessory. Fully rotates on mount in either direction. Sidewinder Compact is available with or without helmet mount.

  • Durable belt/clothing clip with integral helmet mount features allow for hands-free use

  • Articulating 185° rotating head

  • Lithium battery allows for operation in extreme temperatures (-40°F-150°F)

  • O-ring sealed for waterproof operation. Meets MIL-STD-810F, Method 512.4

  • Battery cartridge fits (1) 3V CR123A lithium battery (included)

  • High-impact, super-tough combat-ready nylon case

  • 2.4 oz. with lithium battery 3.3 oz. with lithium battery and optional helmet mount

  • One year limited warranty

  • Assembled in USA

Click HERE for Info Sheet with Part Numbers

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