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1445 Designs Reaches Licensing Agreement with Streamlight over Patent Infringement

1445 Designs Reaches Licensing Agreement with Streamlight over Patent Infringement

1445 Designs Inc. maker of the patented Blackjack Helmet Flashlight Holder announces that it has reached a long-term licensing agreement with Streamlight. The Blackjack family of products is the market leader in flashlight attachment, and is the first patented, under-the-brim flashlight mount that is: Designed by Firemen, For Firemen.

“The Blackjack has grown to be the most durable and trusted light mount available today due to the support of our customer base, my fellow firefighters as well as key light manufacturers such as Streamlight,” says Chris McCorkle, inventor of the Blackjack and veteran Phoenix Firefighter. “Streamlight has been a valued partner during our journey, and at the end of the day this agreement only strengthens both of our companies as we look to the future of flashlight attachment in the First Responder arena.”


About 1445 Designs Inc.
1445 Designs is a Phoenix based company started by a veteran Phoenix firefighter in 2004. The company was started to satisfy the need of providing a safe, tough and durable flashlight mount for the fire service after years of personal frustration. The Blackjack has grown from one model to more than a dozen and is being sold and distributed internationally. Over 100,000 units have been sold throughout the world. For more information about the Blackjack or 1445 Designs Corp. please visit www.blackjackholder.com


About Streamlight.
Located in Pennsylvania, Streamlight has been a leader in lighting technology for over 40 years. The company was started to full fill a need from NASA to replicate the type of light astronauts would experience in space. Today, Streamlight is a recognizable leader in hand held lighting technology in several markets including the fire service. For more information please visit www.streamlight.com.