All of our torches are made from High Strength Aluminium, which is anodized in Suprabeam's signature colour Suprabeam grey. Using aluminum has many advantages; it gives a sturdy and durable torch, that can withstand being used. Our aluminum body also works as a big heat-sink, ensuring that the LED is being cooled properly
The High quality of craftsmanship going in to our torches, ensures that our products always perform as they were intended to do. A solid metal touch switch, highly efficient optics, ripped ergonomic handle ensuring you a firm grip. All of the things combined is what makes a Suprabeam.
The switch inside a Suprabeam torch is first grade electronics, ensuring a long lifetime and correct functionality every time.
The switch is a metal button with Touch function at rear, allowing you to access great light output with one single touch.
No matter the weather, the Q3 classic will be your trusted companion.
The Q3 classic is IPX8 rated, which means that it will still function perfectly even after being submerged into maximum 1 meter of water. All you need to remember is to tighten the batterypack securely, to make sure that the torch is sealed.
IP (International Protection) Rating - Clarification
The first digit is the protection rating against solid foreign objects (i.e. dust) and the second digit represents the protection against the ingress of water. The Q3 classic's first "digit" X, means that it is not tested against dust. And the second digit 8, explains that the product is protected against complete continuous submersion in water.
A Suprabeam flashlight is a high drain device, which makes it ideal to use with rechargeable
batteries. You will have the same great Suprabeam light, be environmentally sound and save
money. Here is a quick example to llustrate the difference between rechargeable and alkaline.
In the chart you can see the difference between using Alkaline and rechargeable batteries in your Q3 flashlight. We estimate that the 3XAAA batteries will be changed after 10 hours of use. The prices on batteries are market prices for high end Energizer Alkaline and high end rechargeable Eneloop batteries.