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Sten Light Reflectors

Postby Mark620 » Mar 5, 2008 7:31 am

I have found the manufacturer but the minimum quantity is fairly high.
I know 3 people that want them.
How many people would be interested in these?
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Re: Sten Light Reflectors

Postby JoeyS » Mar 5, 2008 9:17 am

If you could find Jon Burlison, I'll bet he has some leftover.

I can't comment on the reflectors you're talking about, but the ones Jon sent me smoothed up the beam tremendously. Is this in preparation for Seoul-ification? I was told that I needed reflectors in order to upgrade the emitters to SSC's, but I don't know that for fact.
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Re: Sten Light Reflectors

Postby Mark620 » Mar 5, 2008 11:50 pm

Unfortunately Jon is no longer in business. He had a personal tragedy and is no longer around.
These would be made by the same company that made his.
Im trying to get a feel if there would be enough interest in them to have another run made.
What I would like to do is have another run made and get current sten dealers to distribute/sell them.

If there is not enough interest this will not happen.
I have been told that there are no more reflectors available anywhere.

BTW I believe you can use the optic with the SCC P4's.
It works fine in the APEX with its optic.
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Re: Sten Light Reflectors

Postby jharman2 » Mar 6, 2008 12:44 pm

Count me in.
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Re: Sten Light Reflectors

Postby driggs » Mar 6, 2008 1:50 pm

Mark620 wrote:What I would like to do is have another run made and get current sten dealers to distribute/sell them.


Have you contacted StenSat about this to see if they'd distribute the reflectors as an "official" upgrade?
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Re: Sten Light Reflectors

Postby Jeff Bartlett » Mar 6, 2008 5:12 pm

the reflectors are a SIGNIFICANT upgrade to the stock optics of the Sten light. however, i did also hear a rumor that Sten was considering their own production run of reflectors, so it's worth contacting them.
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Re: Sten Light Reflectors

Postby Brian Masney » Mar 6, 2008 8:48 pm

I am interested as well.

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Re: Sten Light Reflectors

Postby Mark620 » Mar 8, 2008 1:38 am

xcathodex wrote:the reflectors are a SIGNIFICANT upgrade to the stock optics of the Sten light. however, i did also hear a rumor that Sten was considering their own production run of reflectors, so it's worth contacting them.


I have contacted sten:
"We have given some thought to making our own reflectors, but have no immediate plans."
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Re: Sten Light Reflectors

Postby Jeff Bartlett » Mar 8, 2008 10:04 am

interesting - that's different than what David Niemi at Sten told me a few months ago when I bought my custom model from them!
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