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XEUS Flashlights

A project in Terryville, CT by XEUS_Flashlights

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Capacitor-based, solar-powered LED flashlights: fully encapsulated, waterproof, lightweight, durable & self-sufficient survival tools.
Backers: 189
Average Pledge Per Backer: $93

Funded: $17,535 of $2,000
Dates: Feb 2nd -> Mar 4th (30 days)
Project By: XEUS_Flashlights
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Latest News

less than two days left...the tallies so far, and when to expect your shipping confirmation!

March 2nd - via:
With less than 48 hours left on the campaign, we've been working day and night to fill your orders! We hope to be able to send them ALL out this month. With all the snow we've been getting here in Connecticut, Brian had no choice but to set up an at... (Read More)


February 28th - via:
Just when you thought we were almost done, we are pulling out BIG surprises! TRANSPARENT GUN MOUNT!!! Transparent Gun Mount, yours for only $15! Now You Can Charge Your XEUS Flashlights While Mounted To Your Gun! Standard XEUS with Transparent... (Read More)

XEUS Flashlights' Very First Sponsored Ad!

February 24th - via:
It happened like this: In our attempts to find new avenues for marketing, Brian and I began searching for groups related to Homesteading, Prepping and Survivalism, because we know this auidence is a great supporter of all things self-reliant.  In... (Read More)

Counted up our tallies, and we are SOLD OUT again!

February 14th - via:
We need to order more parts to build more full-sized flashlights. We still have 18 Nanos left, and can still produce charging mounts, but are unable to build any more full-sized flashlights at this time. We are placing more bulk orders on Wednesday,... (Read More)


February 13th - via:
Thank you to all of you who preordered with that over-estimated delivery date, you may disregard it!  All orders will be shipping at the time this campaign ends! Enough of our shipments have arrived to begin building, and Brian is already busy... (Read More)

Buy Any Two Full Sized Flashlights, get a Nano FREE!

February 8th - via:
Purchase any two of our full sized flashlights (Micro XEUS or Standard XEUS) and we'll add our compact keychain variant (the Nano XEUS) to your order free of charge!  This offer is retroactive, so if you've already pledged for one full-sized... (Read More)

Flashlight Holsters Design!

February 7th - via:
You've asked about holsters and mounts, and here's what Brian came up with!  He put together 5, and we will be offering them as rewards!  We will also put up a preorder option for an idea of how many people may be interested in them, so we can... (Read More)

Great news, and some not so great news...

February 6th - via:
No big deal really, but our facebook was disabled, so that link we posted the other day no longer works... Feel free to search "XEUS Flashlights" or "Brian Theriault" while we wait for our URL to be returned to us. Now for the good part! We placed... (Read More)

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February 3rd - via:
Hi, we would love your help in getting us more international exposure, please like us on facebook:   (Read More)

A Very Special THANK YOU to our Backers, for a SUCCESSFUL CAMPAIGN!

February 3rd - via:
After just ONE DAY on Kickstarter, we have successfully reached our $2,000 funding goal! Thank You for all your help in making our dreams come true!  We are incredibly moved and swelling with pride for all the support you have shown us.  We are... (Read More)

PREORDER the Full Sized XEUS Flashlights!!!

February 2nd - via:
You asked for it, and we will deliver! Preorders for Standard XEUS are now listed as a $75 reward! We ask for your patience while we receive funding, order and receive ingredients, assemble and ship. We expect to be able to accomplish this by June!... (Read More)

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