Maglite Hack (ROP MOD)

Super Mag Hack - The most amazing home videos are here
Hacking a maglite to make it 20 times brighter.
<p>where do you buy the metal reflector and glass replacement? Can you change 2 C cell batteries the same way?</p><p>thanks for the info</p>
metal reflector was purchased from someone on CP ( candlepower)forms, 2 C battery would not have enough voltage.
I should show this to my husband. He's been thinking about buying a <a href="http://millioncandlepowerspotlights.com">million candlepower spotlight</a>. He needs something nice and bright, this might do the trick.
For all of these parts, the holder is available from FiveMega on candlepowerforums.com<br /> Direct link to order thread:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.candlepowerforums.com/vb/showthread.php?t=244640" rel="nofollow">3AA, 6AA, 9AA &amp; 12AA Fivemega battery holders - CandlePowerForums</a> <br /> He also offers the ROP&nbsp;bulbs, reflector (Bi-Focal), and Borofloat lens required for this mod.<br />
Also, if you had done your research, you would know that rechargeable batteries are only 1.2 volts, so you are only really getting about 7.2 volts our of that battery pack.
If you had done YOUR research, you would know that 7.2Vdc is still greater than 3Vdc, so it doesn't really matter, the voltage output is still greater. Idea: Use 3V rechargeable batteries (usually for digital cameras), they are slightly smaller but then you could mod the flashlight so it could carry xenon headlight bulbs. Probably won't last long but it would be very bright.
why are you calling it a hack?...its modified not hacked...
the video says 10x brighter as well, not 20x
Where can I get the AA Battery case? Jack
cpf candle power forms search rop mod
Where can I get all of these parts please let me know.

About This Instructable


21 favorites


More by jayandersons: 8000  lumen led flashlite I.B.S flashlight how to infnet brightness setting Green 200 mw bruning laser diy
Add instructable to: