Since you reminded me - I bought one of the Sofirn lights and I love it.
I am a little concerned about the reliability of the cell connections with the rotating action. Already I have seen that the cells were not balanced when I took it apart once, but after balancing them manually and closing...
To add, I got to see a Goal Zero today and when medium to bright it's nice, but when dimmed I would want warmer. I'm getting one of the BLF LT1's. You can set them up to change color temperature automatically as you change brightness, which sounds perfect.
While I appreciate the suggestions may I gently steer this thread back to warm white is an absolute must? If the advertising blurb or personal reviews do not give me a clue as to the color temperature or at least the words "warm white" then I don't want to risk it. I already have several LED...
Interesting... I found another site with a marketing photo reporting 6500K cool white, 4200K natural white, 3000K warm white. I didn't have a particular budget in mind, but this one is a bit expensive to buy sight unseen. At half the price I might take a punt on the Goal Zero.
I am looking for a lantern with warm white color LEDs, 2700k preferably. Everyone tells you the color temperature when you're buying bulbs for home, car etc. but everyone seems more focused on lumens for camping. Warm white is an absolute must and most products don't tell you.
It will be...
21500 GAZELLE G6 PORTABLE GAZEBO 6 SIDES
• Room for up to 8 people and a table
• Hub design makes assembly fast and easy
• Only 34 lb, making it very lightweight and portable
• Beefy YKK Zippers
• Floor Space 92 sq.ft
• Collapsed 8" x 8" x 73"
• Height 86"
I know this is a long shot, but before I get myself onto the waiting list for a new one, I'm wondering if there are any used available. In case anyone was thinking of upgrading to the X3...?
I am aware of only two for sale in the US right now, one X1-N on this forum in NC but the seller will...