04701835 is referenced by 58 patents and cites 6 patents.

A flashlight which can be operated directly either by a rechargeable batt or by a hand-cranked alternator. The alternator can also simultaneously operate the light and recharge the battery, or only recharge the battery. The alternator is integrally attached to a harmonic drive system which allows the alternator rotor to be driven at high speeds.

Title
Multimode flashlight
Application Number
6/777815
Publication Number
4701835
Application Date
September 19, 1985
Publication Date
October 20, 1987
Inventor
Asaf A Benderly
Potomac
MD, US
Carl J Campagnuolo
Potomac
MD, US
Agent
Thomas E McDonald
Alan J Kennedy
Saul Elbaum
Assignee
The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army
DC, US
IPC
B60Q 1/00
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