The TK65R from Fenix is a tough rechargeable searchlight designed for outdoor use especially by professionals in the military, police, security and search and rescue. The flashlight produces a maximum output of 3200 lumens and a beam throw distance of 375 meters. The TK65R measures 270.5mm long with a body diameter of 36.5mm and a head diameter of 61.5mm. The flashlight weighs 418 grams exclusive of the battery pack and belt clip.
The Fenix TK65R is constructed from an aerospace-grade aluminum alloy which features an anti-slip design and a Type III hard-anodized anti-abrasive finish. The flashlight also features a stainless steel strike bezel which would be useful in breaking glass in emergency situations.The TK65R comes with a catapult – action belt clip for convenience. The flashlight utilizes a Cree XHP70 LED, an Orange Peel reflector and an ultra-clear glass lens with an anti-reflective coating.
The TK65R is powered by a 7.2V/5000mAh dual-polarity Lithium Ion battery pack which can be inserted into the light without reference to polarity settings.The flashlight can be recharged via a connection from the Micro USB charging port in the tail to an external power supply using the included fast charging adaptor. Charging time is approximately four hours. The TK65R also features four green LEDs in the tail which alert the user to remaining battery levels. Pressing a round switch close to the LEDs causes the LEDs to light up giving the user a three second update as to the remaining battery power.
The Fenix TK65R produces seven brightness levels and two light modes; General Mode and Flash Mode; General Mode – Turbo 3200 Lumens 1hr 45Min; High 1000 Lumens 4Hr 55Min; Mid 400 Lumens 13hr 10Min; Low 150 Lumens 35hr 45Min; Eco 30 Lumens 113Hr: Flash Mode – Strobe 3200 Lumens; SOS 400 Lumens. The flashlight features overheat protection which is triggered to prevent high temperatures on the surface of the light. When voltage level drops below a preset level, the TK65R is programmed to downshift brightness levels until Eco is reached.
The TK65R is operated by two stainless steel side switches located below the head. The master and auxiliary switches separately control the General and Flash Modes. The TK65R turns on in the previously used brightness level in General Mode. The flashlight has a lock/unlock function which prevents accidental action of the light when not in use. Press both switches simultaneously for over three seconds to lock or unlock the TK65R. The Fenix TK65R flashlight pack includes a 7.2V/5000mAh Li-ion battery pack, Catapult – action belt clip, Micro USB charging cable, O-ring, USB adaptor and user manual.