Fact Sheet: SureFire 6C


The SureFire 6C was the first compact high intensity flashlight designed to use lithium primary batteries.  The was powered on and off by twisting the bezel, which controlled the power sent to the 6LF lamp assembly.

The 6C was shorter than the similar 6P Classic and but had a flat tail with a lanyard attachment point.

Light Information – SureFire 6 / SureFire 6C

Production Status:  Discontinued.

Light Type:  Handheld

Body Type:  Straight

Voltage/Source:  6V / 2 x Duracell DL123A Lithium Battery

Lamp Assembly:  6LF Reflector/Lamp Assembly (60 lumens)

Rated Runtime:  

Body Construction:  Aluminum

Body Finish:  Type II Anodizing

Primary Production Color:  Black

Switch:  Bezel switch

Year(s) of Production:  1988 –


Body Diameter:  

Bezel Diameter:



Ordering Options – SureFire 6 / SureFire 6C

Model 6 / Model 6C Flashlight

Compatible Accessories and Optional Equipment – SureFire 6 / SureFire 6C

Carrying Accessories

  • 6BHP Plain Black Leather Belt Holster
  • 6BHB Basketweave Black Leather Belt Holster
  • 6BHNP Black Nylon Belt Holster
  • LR1 Lanyard Ring

Posted in SureFire P Series (Classic), Uncategorized.


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