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Show me your First Gen Maglite Mount!

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by SlimDigg, Jan 14, 2011.

  1. Jan 14, 2011 at 9:40 AM
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    SlimDigg

    SlimDigg [OP] Resident MMA Fanatic

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    Show me your Maglite mount!
     
  2. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:02 PM
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    v1ndictiv3

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    Bump because I'd like to see other people's mods as well. Preferably something that doesn't require me drilling any new holes in the cabin.
     
  3. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:05 PM
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    AzogSS

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    People still use Maglites? Surefire or Pelican LED lights > Maglite.
     
  4. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:08 PM
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    only_K

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    I have one to show. I'll get pics up when I get on my laptop
     
  5. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:11 PM
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    Killer

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  6. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:11 PM
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    only_K

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  7. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:13 PM
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    Miata Tech

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    Not a Maglite.......

    [​IMG]
     
  8. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:18 PM
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    scalfee90

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    Im gonna mount mine beside the shifter! I'll be sure to post when i accomplish my mission!
     
  9. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:18 PM
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    amaes

    amaes Cuz Stock Sucks

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  10. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:24 PM
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    yes...unfortunately a maglite is the economical route...even for the LED ones...plus they double as an impact weapon

    Up until we got our new Polystinger LEDs...i used my personal maglite more than my issued light

    thats a good way to get smacked with a 50mph maglite in the back of the head when you get in a collision

    those batteries SUCK something fierce after you use it for a few years...upgrade to the polystinger LED and you can use the same charger

    thats where i kept my in my truck until the clip broke
     
  11. Jan 14, 2011 at 2:33 PM
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    Yes... Mostly for clubbing people, lol. Seriously though, I carry one in my truck in case I ever need to hit something attacking me (dog or other violent small animal... never a person unless last resort because in that scenario we're both probably going to end up pretty messed up). For actuallly shedding light on things, I carry two Romisen RC-N3's which shine at a fixed 100 lumen output and a Fenix pd30 which I LOVE! Got the fenix for just under 60 shipped and the two romisens for 45 shipped together... I'm considering getting another fenix soon (love the variable modes), but I really want to try a surefire as well...
     
  12. Jan 16, 2011 at 1:44 AM
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    DonnoD

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    even better thats what i use for work but i converted it to LED
     
  13. Jan 27, 2011 at 7:05 PM
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    Bump because I finally got my maglite combo package, 24.99 for a 3d and a 2aa!
     
  14. Jan 27, 2011 at 7:12 PM
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    I've got mine mounted on the drivers side door panel by the speaker. I lined it up just right so my Weathertech's don't hit it.

    I'll grab a picture tomorrow.
     
  15. Jan 29, 2011 at 6:13 AM
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    Your head would still be traveling at approximately the same speed so its not like you were standing still and the maglite hit you at 50mph. But you make a good point that is maybe not such a good idea to mount it near the head.
     
  16. Jan 29, 2011 at 6:15 PM
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    Mine is mounted to the left of the shifter on the floor. I'll snap a pic tomorrow in the daylight.

    The sun went away before I could snap one but hope this helps anyway.
    [​IMG]
     
  17. Feb 1, 2011 at 2:27 PM
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    This is where mine is going.
     
  18. Feb 1, 2011 at 2:29 PM
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    My aunt who owned a funeral home said a kleenex box in the back window of your car can kill you. Imagine what a maglite would do.
     
  19. Feb 1, 2011 at 2:30 PM
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    Mines in the little pouch on the back of the passenger seat, no mods needed.
     
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