Nitecore MT42 1800 lumens High Intensity Hunting LED Flashlight
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Nitecore MT42 1800 lumens High Intensity Hunting LED Flashlight

by: Nitecore


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The Nitecore MT42 high intensity hunting flashlight is specially designed for night hunting and searching. It uses a CREE XHP35 HD LED to emit a wide range of light up to 1800 lumens for hunting and searching. Crystal Coating Technology combined with “Precision Digital Optics Technology” for extreme reflector performance with maximum beam intensity of 55400cd and beam distance up to 470 meters.

To cope with unexpected situations in hunting, the considerate and intuitive UI of MT42 is designed. A forward tail switch for momentary on and a metal mode switch for all brightness levels and special modes. When the light is on, press and hold the mode switch to instantly access Turbo mode (1800 lumens). In addition, regarding tactical use and patrol duty, Strobe mode can be pre-set and accessed instantly by pressing the forward tail switch.

It is compatible with 2×18650 Li-ion batteries (button top), which have higher energy intensity, better power storage and longer runtime compared to common AA batteries. Standard size enables the MT42 compatible with multiple tactical accessories. Overall, it is a great choice for hunters, law enforcement personnel.

Market application: Hunting, Law Enforcement, Search and rescue.

Nitecore MT42 1800 lumens High Intensity Hunting LED Flashlight


LED Brightness Level Waterproof Specifications (Width, Length, Diameter) Weight Battery
CREE XHP35 HD 5 level Brightness IPX8, 2m Length: 228mm (8.98”) x Head Dia.: 50mm (1.97”)
Tail Diameter: 25.4mm (1”)
8.17oz 2 x 18650
FL1 STANDARD General Mode
Turbo High Mid Low Ultra-low Strobe Beacon SOS
Output (lumens) 1800 800 280 68 1 1800 1800 1800
Runtime  *1h 3h30min 12h 45h 530h / / /
Beam Diameter 470m 312m 175m 92m 10m / / /
Beam Intensity 55400cd 24300cd 7670cd 2100cd 26cd / / /
Impact Resistance (1m)

NOTICE: The above data has been measured in accordance with the international flashlight testing standards ANSI/NEMA FL1 using 2×18650 Li-ion batteries (3.7V 3500mAh). The data may vary slightly during real-world use due to battery type, individual usage habits and environmental factors.

    • Utilises a CREE XHP35 HD LED to emit a max output of 1800 lumens
    • Integrated “Precision Digital Optics Technology” provides unparalleled reflector performance
    • Boasts a peak beam intensity of 55400cd and a max throw of 470 meters
    • Side switch controls 5 brightness levels and 3 special modes
    • Integrated power indicator light displays remaining battery power (Patent No. ZL201220057767.4)
    • High efficiency constant circuit provides unwavering output up to 530 hours
    • Advanced Temperature Regulation module
    • Full metal tactical ring
    • Toughened ultra-clear mineral glass with anti-reflective coating
    • Constructed from aero grade aluminum alloy with HAIII military grade hard-anodized finish
    • Waterproof in accordance with IPX8 (two meters submersible)
    • Impact resistant to 1 meter 
    • Length: 228mm (8.98”) 
    • Head Diameter: 50mm (1.97”)
    • Tail Diameter: 25.4mm (1”)
    • Weight: 231.5g (8.17oz)
    • Clip
    • lanyard
    • 2×spare O-rings
    • holster
    • spare rubber cover
    • tactical ring

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