18″ NEX Walker Flashlight Baton

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The NEXTORCH N18L Walker flashlight baton is an innovative self-defense tool that combines the practicality of a portable baton with the utility of a high-powered flashlight. This dual-purpose device is designed for both tactical operations and everyday carry.

Technical Specifications: 

  • Modes: Features a high-output setting of 410 lumens, a lower intensity 40 lumens option, and a disorienting strobe mode for tactical applications.
  • Runtime: Offers 1 hour and 30 minutes of operation at the highest setting.
  • Beam Distance: Can illuminate targets up to 116 meters away.
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX8 certified, providing water resistance to a depth of 2 meters.
  • Battery: Powered by 1 x 14580 rechargeable battery, ensuring long-term use and reliability.
  • Weight: Weighs 260 grams (9.17 ounces) without the battery.
  • Body Material: Constructed from a durable combination of alloy steel and aerospace aluminum for structural integrity and light weight.
  • Dimensions: Measures 265 mm in length when retracted and extends to 474 mm.

Features include the patented NEX Lock locking mechanism for secure extension, a tail cap lock release button for swift one-handed collapsing, and a nano-ceramic glass breaker at the tip. A spring clip is included for convenient carry without the need for an additional holster. 

*Note: Users should verify local laws and regulations regarding the carry and use of tactical batons.

Baton Warnings

Batons are currently only availalbe for sale in the United States. For international inquiries or LEO use please reach out to us at

Please check your local laws for restrictions on the possession, purchase, or carry of batons. Local laws change frequently so we encourage everyone to familiarize themselves with any applicable restrictions where they may live or travel. Below are a few of the baton restrictions we are aware of. Please note, this list is not comprehensive, and if you know of any additional local restrictions please let us know and we'd be happy to add them to the list.

Known State Policies

California: The only state with owning and carrying an expandable baton is illegal.

Massachusetts, New York, and Washington D.C. have laws making it illegal to carry, but legal to own for home use.

Tennessee: It is illegal to carry batons for self defense (TCA 39-17-1307). Allowance is given if the person carrying the baton has a valid certification card obtained through training.

Warnings & CA Prop65

This product can expose you to chemicals including Chromium (Hexavalent Compounds), which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to

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The NEXTORCH N18L Walker flashlight baton stands out as an advanced and multifunctional self-defense instrument, ideal for both everyday carry and tactical needs. This innovative tool combines the practical features of a baton with the enhanced capabilities of a high-powered flashlight, making it indispensable for security, law enforcement, and personal safety.

Key Features and Benefits:

Variable Lighting Outputs: The N18L offers a powerful 410 lumens high-output setting for maximum visibility, a 40 lumens lower intensity option for non-disruptive tasks, and a strobe mode designed to disorient potential threats, providing versatile lighting solutions for any situation.

Long Runtime: With up to 90 minutes of continuous operation at the highest setting, the flashlight ensures sustained performance during critical moments, whether on patrol or in an emergency.

Superior Beam Distance: The ability to illuminate up to 116 meters away makes it an excellent tool for identifying distant objects or potential threats, significantly enhancing user safety during night operations.

Extensive Waterproof Capability: IPX8 certification allows for immersion up to 2 meters, ensuring the flashlight remains operational in all weather conditions and environments.

Rechargeable Battery: Powered by a 14580 rechargeable battery, the N18L is designed for longevity and reliability, emphasizing sustainability and ease of maintenance.

Sturdy and Lightweight: Constructed from a combination of alloy steel and aerospace aluminum, it offers a solid structure while maintaining a manageable weight of 260 grams without the battery, ensuring it is both durable and comfortable to use.

Practical Dimensions: The device measures 265 mm in length when retracted, extending up to 474 mm, which allows for flexible use in various defensive and operational scenarios.

Innovative Design Elements: It features the patented NEX Lock mechanism for secure baton extension, a tail cap lock release for easy collapsing, and a nano-ceramic tip for glass breaking in emergencies.

The N18L Walker is the perfect choice for those requiring a dependable, feature-rich tactical tool. It also comes with a spring clip for straightforward attachment and carry, eliminating the need for a separate holster.

*Users should confirm compliance with local laws regarding the carry and usage of tactical batons.