The flashlight, a Fenix E11, has been supplanted by the newer E12 model which features a tap switch on the tailcap to adjust brightness levels. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Fenix Flashlights E12 130-Lumen Flashlight, ... Bought it for helping me when working inside machines and reading serial tags. Find portable power in the compact Fenix PD35 TAC (Tactical Edition) flashlight with 6 power settings and a whopping 1,000-lumen turbo beam for over 656 ft. of wayfinding visibility in the dark. The Fenix E12 is a very solid, simple, and minimalistic light. A flashlight can stop working for many different reasons. Out of those you've listed I like the Fenix E12 and the Eagletac. I only use AA (and AAA) Eneloop powered lights these days and don't find them lacking. Welcome. Just wondering if anybody else has had any issues with this .other than that it has been a fantastic light. Sorry if I pointed you in the wrong direction, but there was no indication this is a “regular” 3-piece flashlight. No questions asked…a good company. * Uses one AA (Ni-MH, Alkaline) battery * Output Modes: - High - 130 Lumens (1 hour 30 minutes) Haven't tried the others but have first hand experience with those two. Fenix is going to fix this or give me a credit for another flashlight apparently the dealer said there are problems with this model. Recently I dropped my Fenix light and it stopped working. If your flashlight is not turning on we recommend that you first check the batteries in another device if you have one available. Mine was 4years old. Available at REI, 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. In pretty much all other regards, its the same as the E11. The E12 is an AA light, so the battery has a 14.5mm diameter. The only reason why I give it 2 stars is because after 2 weeks the button stopped working. There could have been a manufacturing error, a circuit could blow, the switch could break, or it could be caused by damage during use. When I got started in survivalism, the go-to flashlight was the MagLite. I have 3Fenix lights and love them. That means a regular 1288 Omten on a 16mm PCB should fit. A single AA battery kicks out 130 lumens and 289ft reach. If you cannot get the light turned on without the switch, it could be a faulty LED module. The Fenix E12 Flashlight turns small size into go-anywhere, functional lighting. If I need brighter I can go to 2xAA. As the title implies my Fenix LD 41 mode changing button stops working periodically. I sent it to Fenix for repairs and they sent me a brand new updated light. I own three of of these (2 LD15 and 1 E12) and have had problems with all 3. If not, you might have to file it down just a bit. If the light turns on now, you know the circuit is good, but the switch is failing to complete it. 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