Just as a deluxe-sized combat flashlight is a must in any household or automobile, equally ingenious is the keychain flashlight.
You may think fondly of these items as mere childhood amusements but make no mistake, these are tools for the adept adult.
Particularly handy for late night commutes and poorly-lit apartment stairwells and hallways, a mini keychain flashlight offers optimal convenience in a pocket-sized device.
No more fumbling for the lock or scrambling to recover accidentally misplaced items; the ultra-portable and sleekly made keychain flashlight offers the kind of peace of mind every modern man deserves. Crafted in a number of shapes and designs, you needn’t worry about calling attention to this nostalgic device. Even the savviest of men’s outfitters are touting the benefits of the handy instrument.
You can even gift this invaluable tool to a loved one, as a sincere show of valuing their safety and convenience. With the holidays just around the corner, now is the time to start thinking about friends, family, and work gatherings. The perfect stocking stuffer, an ultra portable keychain flashlight may just prove to be the most useful item one will receive this holiday season.
We can’t always prepare for life’s inconveniences, and while something so small may appear to offer little assistance, the keychain flashlight proves that the best kind of help comes in small packages. Don’t risk being inconvenienced at the expense of this little miracle worker, and fret even less about the question of style: the keychain flashlight has come a long way since dime store childhood nostalgia.
1. 5.11 Tactical TPT
The 5.11 Tactical TPT Flashlight is ideal for everyday carrying for a multitude of reasons! It’s able to give you the brightness and intensity of a full-sized tactical flashlight but with a compact easy to carry design. It’s powered by 2 AAA batteries that are included with your purchase, and creates 91 powerful lumens!
2. Coast G5
This reliable men’s keychain flashlight is easy to keep with you at all times; it’s small but mighty! Hook it onto your keys or backpack for extreme convenience. Sturdy aluminum construction and up to 12 bright lumens that can shine for up to an hour without faltering. This flashlight is utility-friendly and perfect for bringing with you on-the-go.
3. Coast PX5
Lightweight and heavy-duty usually aren’t used in the same description! This impressive little EDC keychain flashlight changes that. It not only provides up to 44 very bright lumens, but its focusable light beam is perfect for use just about anywhere! Constructed of impact resistant lightweight aluminum.
4. Eagletac D25C
Talk about bright LED technology! This flashlight is capable of producing up to 425 lumens and projecting them 105 meters away! Its user-friendly design means that you won’t have to worry about fumbling around in the dark. A durable design and trustworthy clipping mechanism mean that you can rely on this little powerhouse in any situation.
5. Fenix E01 Compact
The striking color of the Fenix E01 plus the anodized finish become even more impressive when you find out this is waterproof as can be. Drop this in a snowbank or a puddle and you will find it refreshingly unaffected, unlike all your other gadgets. The best part is that it won’t get lost among the keys, being three inches long.
6. Fenix Flashlights 170 Lumens
If you want a compact and powerful light source; consider this Fenix! Only 2.3 inches and weighing in at less than an ounce, it powerfully will still light the way whenever and wherever you need it. With an intense 170-lumen beam, a waterproof design, and a long runtime, it’s great for sticky or uncertain situations!
7. Fenix Flashlights E12 130 Lumen
This compact and fully adjustable flashlight produces up to 130-lumens of bright light! It’s conveniently powered by 1 AA battery and comes with a limited lifetime warranty. Its variable settings mean that you can opt for a longer runtime by choosing a convenient 8-lumen setting that will keep it going for up to 40 hours!
8. Foursevens Atom Al
Rather than thin and long, this one is short and squat. There is a mechanism for twisting for a change of settings. It feels as resilient and as solid as it actually is. Quite refreshing compared to all the other thinner cousins. It can go from high to low beam at a drop of a hat.
9. Gerber Bear Grylls Micro Torch
This survival tool is designed to provide you with maximum light-output, even in the most difficult of situations. This compact LED light can easily be attached to zippers on a jackets, vests or backpacks. It’s so compact and small that you won’t even know it’s there until you need it. A soft rubber switch makes it easy to use under tough conditions.
10. Maglite Solitaire
With the ability to focus your light beam in multiple configurations, this flashlight makes a great choice for a variety of tough situations! A high-powered LED output system and durable construction make this flashlight great for camping, climbing, fishing, hunting, and so much more!
11. Manker Lad Mini EDC
This smart little flashlight is light, compact, easy-to-carry, and designed for maximum utility. It can be operated completely with only one hand and is perfect for every day carry. High-grade aluminum makes it durable and tough!
12. Maratac Peanut
Just over an inch, you ain’t seen a flashlight keychain yet until you’ve seen this one. With two modes and a few options in terms of color, you will not believe the power you can get from this ten gram solid billet.
13. Mecarmy Sgn3
Are you looking for a unique multi-functioning keychain light that will last? Check out the MecArmy SGN3 flashlight! It’s conveniently rechargeable, comes with multiple lighting functions, is super-compact and lightweight, durable, and easy to use! Easy to bring along with you just about anywhere that you may venture.
14. Nano Torch By Keysmart
We can not over-emphasize how tiny and bright this thing is. Weighing only about half of an ounce, you wouldn’t believe that it can produce a beam of over 25-lumens. It’s machined to last a lifetime so that you’ll never be left in the dark!
15. Nitecore Tube T Series
This compact little light is extremely bright. Fully USB re-chargeable and designed with you in mind, you’ll never have to worry about being left out in the dark again. A bright and steady 45-lumen LED beam makes this little light great for a myriad of tactical situations. It runs for up to 48 hours and is also impact resistant!
16. Nite Ize Inova
Clip on this light and have peace of mind knowing that you won’t be stuck in the dark. It produces a super bright LED beam that can shine for up to 1,000 hours without burning out or wearing down. Water and crush resistant; you can truly bring it anywhere. Its stainless steel universal clip means that you can attach this flashlight to just about anything as well!
17. Nite Ize Sql2 02 R3 Inova
This bright LED light features a unique and utility-friendly design that makes it perfect for attaching to lanyards, key rings, belt loops, zippers, and more! One-hand easy-to-use operation and a durable design make this light perfect for quick and easy access. It’s tiny, tough and trustworthy!
18. Pelican Flashlights Progear 1810c
The Pelican Progear 1810C is easy to twist on or off and great for many different tactical uses. Easily attach it to your keychain for a dependable and bright light source that you can rely on in a pinch.
19. Pixel Ti Microlight A Titanium
This water resistant, stainless steel flashlight hardly takes up any space and is great as a keychain. The twenty-five lumens of light this 1.69” light makes a great little accessory that keeps you prepared at all times. You will never be without light again and the fact that it weighs a mere forty-five ounces means you can enjoy your tiny little gadget that packs a powerful punch when it comes to lighting up the path.
20. Prometheus Lights Beta Qrv2
A tiny and functional light, the Prometheus is not only utility-friendly but aesthetically appealing! An engaging and easy-t-operate design makes it virtually impossible to turn on by accident. Possibly the best keychain flashlight on earth!
21. Streamlight 72101 Keymate Titanium
Attach this keychain flashlight to gear, clothing or your pack. Its durable, small design features run-time that is in a word, unparalleled. This mini flashlight is made of aircraft aluminum. It is a truly durable model and does not break very easily. The run time is a whopping ninety-six hours with one light mode that has an output of 10 lumens. This means you won’t have to replace those batteries for quite some time.
22. Streamlight 73001 Nano Light
The tiny Nano 73001 is a power-packed flashlight with LED light. You can throw this into your daypack, store it into your luggage or clip it to your keys. Less than two inches long, this is the smallest flashlight keychain on the market to date. In fact, until you need it, it will probably slip your mind and you might even forget that you have it.
23. Streamlight 73200 Keymate
You probably haven’t seen a light like this before! Its unique slim design means that you can light up even the most difficult spaces. Easy to use and super compact, the KeyMate is perfect for bringing along with you anywhere you go. Multiple modes, extreme durability, weather and waterproof, and impact-resistant!
24. Streamlight Microstream Ultra Compact
A super-bright high-flux LED light with a lifetime of up to 30,000 hours are just a few of the features that make this flashlight an impressive compact lighting solution! Water resistance and a lightweight design mean that you can bring it just about anywhere.
25. Surefire Sidekick Ultra Compact Triple Output
The world’s most rugged flashlight are made by SureFire, and this is no exception. Finally, a light that is made to stand firm against the jangling and bumping of the rest of your pocket keys. This 300-lumen power is portable and full of great features for its size. The convenient USB charging and weather-resistant body is made of, you guessed it- the strongest polymer this side of the planet.
26. Surefire Titan Plus
Not really your average micro flashlight keychain, the SureFire Titan Plus is ready for emergencies, camping activities, hiking or even mundane situations like when you need to brighten up something you are reading in the dark. This light Titanium keychain flashlight fits in pockets or backpacks. The exterior body is weather-resistant and will outlast all your other gadgets, for sure.
27. Thrunite T01 Cree XP G2
Small, durable, and utility-friendly, this flashlight is great for when traveling or working outdoors! A trustworthy, rugged, and bright flashlight that can be operated with only one hand.