Nitecore was created in 2007 as a standalone flashlight brand dedicated to creating the best general-purpose illumination tools available anywhere. Current LPD (Lumens per Dollar) are among the highest in the industry. Nitecore flashlights are designed with specific purpose applications, as well as general purpose applications. There are currently weapon-mountable flashlights created with tactical application, as well as the world's most powerful compact handheld searchlight created for outdoor applications. Nitecore is dedicated to designing, engineering and creating the highest quality lighting instruments and never ceasing to push for lower priced/higher quality products.