COAST’S New HP8R Rechargeable Flashlight Casts Incredibly Bright, Clear Beam

See HP8R’s High Lumen Output at Outdoor Retailer Show

HP8R Rechargeable LED Flashlight.

HP8R Rechargeable LED Flashlight.

PORTLAND, OR, July 15, 2016 – Propelled by the popularity of COAST’s rechargeable product line, COAST unveils a powerful addition to the line with the all-new HP8R rechargeable LED flashlight. The HP8R’s exceptionally high lumen output, along with the utilization of COAST’s Pure Beam Optic make this rechargeable the go-to flashlight for every outdoors person who wants the highest quality combined with unparalleled ease of use.

COAST will showcase the new HP8R and the company’s wide array of LED flashlights, headlamps, lanterns, knives and multi-tools during the Outdoor Retailer Show (OR), from August 3 – 6 at Booth 28045 at the Salt Palace Convention Center. COAST products offer advanced quality and innovation, built with the latest patented and proprietary features and technology. Their products offer advanced quality and innovation, the latest patented and proprietary features and technology, and are perfect for every camper, backpacker, climber, hiker or outdoor enthusiast.

Rechargeable – with Peak Lumen Output

Engineered for rugged outdoor adventures, the HP8R’s Pure Beam Optic with Ultra-Wide Flood and Bulls-Eye Spot Beams produce a consistent, clear circle of light from complete flood beam to a tight spot beam with transition halo, and all points in between. Generating an exceptionally bright light driven by 760 lumens, the HP8R is suited for a variety of outdoor work or play, whether camping or enjoying extreme outside adventures.

The HP8R also features COAST’s exclusive Flex Charge Dual Power Rechargeable System – including the Pro-Tek Charging Port, with a tail cap that pops up to reveal a micro-USB port the charging cable plugs into the light. There are no parts to lose, and the system stays clean from dust and debris.

The HP8R’s high-quality lithium rechargeable battery pack is included. The light can also run on standard alkaline batteries. Notably, batteries can be charged inside the flashlight, or outside, so users can always have a fresh battery ready for any project at any time. There are high, medium, and low output modes to choose between high output or to conserve battery life.

Features, Features, and More Features

COAST’s Slide Focus Control lets users keep one hand free while focusing the HP8R with just a thumb or finger by sliding the front bezel forward or back. The signature, COAST cyclone heat sink system decreases heat buildup, facilitates maximum light output and increases LED lifespan.

COAST HP8R Product Specifications

  • Lumens: 760 (High), 310 (Med), 61 (Low)
  • Beam Distance: 213 meters/699 feet (High), 136 meters/446 feet (Med), 60 meters/197 feet (Low)
  • Run Time: 2 hours (High), 5 hours (Med), 26 hours (Low)

All COAST LED flashlights are tested according to ANSI FL1 standards. They feature unbreakable LEDs and are impact and water resistant. And, they’re backed by COAST’s lifetime guarantee against defects in materials and workmanship.

David Brands, President of COAST remarked, “The new HP8R delivers intense, clear light, no matter the environment or project use. Not only is it the most powerful rechargeable flashlight we’ve ever built, but it also lets users easily switch from a wide, clear flood beam for scanning to bright spot beam to hone in on an object that is farther away. The HP8R’s superior light output, run time and beam distance set a new standard for rechargeable LED flashlights. For every avid outdoor enthusiast, COAST’s HP8R rechargeable flashlight offers maximum flexibility and unmatched ease of use, while also providing extraordinary light output.”

The HP8R is shipping now and has a suggested retail of $124.99. Follow COAST at one of the social media channels below, or check the COAST website for the latest information.