The flashlight as flamethrower
Wicked Lasers develops 4,100-lumen beam that can fry eggs and start fires.
The Taser may soon have some competition as the personal safety device of choice, from an unlikely source: the flashlight.
We've already seen models capable of Torch.", shooting , and even resembling a . Now Wicked Lasers--the outfit that brought --has outdone itself with the "
Though 4,100-lumen beam is twice as powerful as a competitor dubbed " " that goes for $7,000.to make fire-starter claims, this one is billed as "the world's brightest and most powerful flashlight," with the ability to "burn plastic, light paper, or even fry an egg or toast a marshmallow," Gadgetell says. The $300 Torch's
And even if you decide later that maybe you didn't really need a personal flamethrower after all, you can still use it to make breakfast.