Fact Sheet: SureFire M1 Infrared Illuminator


SureFire M1 Infrared Illuminator

The SureFire M1 Infrared Illuminator has a hard anodized finish and produces a beam of infrared light for use with night vision devices or weapon scopes.

The M1 has rubber rings around the circumference of its body to improve grip and comes standard with a lanyard and attachment ring.

SureFire M1 Illuminator

Light Information – SureFire M1 Infrared Illuminator

Production Status:  In Production

Light Type:  Handheld

Body Type:  Straight body with grip rings

Voltage/Source:  3V / 1 x Duracell DL123A Lithium Battery or 1 x SureFire CR123 Lithium Battery

Lamp Assembly:  Infrared LED

Rated Runtime:  15 hours

Body Construction:  Aluminum

Body Finish:  Type III Anodizing

Primary Production Color:  Natural Gray

Switch:  Tail mounted.  Click for on/off

Year(s) of Production:    – Present

Length:  3.8 inches (97 mm)

Body Diameter:  1.0 inch (25.4 mm)

Bezel Diameter:  1.0 inches (25.4 mm)

Weight:  3.1 ounces (88 grams)


  • 2001 – $110.00
  • 2013 – $160.00

Ordering Options – SureFire M1 Infrared Illuminator

M1:  Box package – M1 Illuminator with Z45 Lanyard System and 1 123A lithium primary battery


Photo Gallery – SureFire M1 Infrared Illuminator

Compatible Accessories and Optional Equipment – SureFire M1 Infrared Illuminator

Carrying Accessories

  • V20 Nylon Holster
  • V21 Nylon Quick Release Holster
  • V25 Nylon Pocket Clip Holster
  • V85 Nylon Holster
  • Z45 Lanyard System (inlcuded)

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