Hands FREE is the way to be Amigo!
Below is just an example of a headlamp that I use both for night flight (red light available) and pre-flight and stays in my flight bag. I don't fly a lot at night, but this is just the way I roll when it comes to flash lights.
Not endorsing any particular brand or source. The below link is merely an example what's out there.
Taylor, AZ (KTYL); Builder #74649
RV7 - Emp done; SB Wings done; SB Fuse done; FWF in progress
XIO-360-M1B 9.0:1 pistons; built by JB Aircraft Engines
67 Cherokee 180C - Flying
USAFA - Son (class of 2022)
Donated Q1, 2021
My flight bag is a Dewalt tool bag!