This light makes a great light for camping. It can be used for tending to chores at night in the tent, reading, and even as an extra emergency light.
These are great for second year Webelos (10 year olds) to make. They could be used for Craftsman or Scientist, or Readyman. They also make a great present maybe for guest speakers. Of course, Boy Scouts
LEDs are more reliable, durable, and last longer than regular flashlight bulbs. They have a lifetime of 100,000 hours where a light bulb is much less than 100 hours. LEDs do not have a delicate filament to break like a light bulb. They draw less power so batteries can last 10 to 100 times longer.