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This rugged lamp throws a reliable 70-lumen beam up to 55m and switches easily between brightness levels with a glove-friendly side knob. Wear it as a traditional headlamp or mount it on your helmet.
Petzl Camp & Hike Pixa 2 Headlamp E78BHB2UL. Depending on the need it may be worn on the head mounted on the helmet or placed on the ground. It provides constant stable lighting performance.
The PIXA 2 is a rugged headlamp offering lighting that allows the user to work comfortably on tasks close at hand or to move around safely. CONSTANT LIGHTING technology: brightness does not decrease gradually as the batteries are drained. Depending on the need it may be worn on the head mounted on the helmet or placed on the ground. Available in ATEX or HAZLOC versions. Description Headlamp keeps hands free for work and can be: - worn on the head with the headband - attached to the helmet with a mounting plate (included) - placed on the ground CONSTANT LIGHTING technology ensures brightness that does not gradually decrease as the battery drains Several lighting modes adapt to each situation: - low-intensity mode adapted to close-range work: mixed beam with a wide uniform flood - high-intensity mode adapted to movement: mixed beam with focused component allows user to move around comfortably Lighting for professionals that is reliable practical and durable: - automatically switches to reserve mode when batteries are almost drained (signaled by blinking light) - knob is easy to use even with gloves on - storage position helps protect the headlamp lens and prevents inadvertently turning it on - may be used in explosive environments (ATEX: zone 2/22) - excellent resistance to falls (2 m) impacts and crushing (80 kg) - comfortable and washable elastic headband - resistant to chemicals (see www.petzl.com/PIXA) Available in ATEX or HAZLOC versions Specifications Weight: 160 g Technology: CONSTANT LIGHTING Beam pattern: mixed Energy: 2 AA/LR06 batteries (included) Battery compatibility: rechargeable Ni-MH and lithium Watertightness: IP 67 (waterproof to -1 meter for 30 minutes no maintenance required after immersion)
- Massey's Outfitters
Features of the Petzl Pixa 2 Headlamp Headlamp keeps the hands free for work Can be worn on the head with the headband, mounted on a helmet, or placed on the ground Mounting plate for helmets without headband (included) Two lighting modes A mode adapted for close-range work: Mixed beam with wide, uniform base, lights to 20 meters for 12 hours (30 lumens) A mode adapted for movement: Mixed beam with focused component in Upper part of the beam allows user to move around comfortably, lights to 30 meters for 6 hours (40 lumens) Constant lighting, guaranteed lighting Performance that does not diminish during its entire Lifetime Reserve lighting when batteries Are almost discharged: Lights to 10 meters for a minimum of 10 hours Easy to use, even when wearing gloves Two-mode rotating selector dial Lamp body can be oriented to direct the light according to need (rotation up to 45Adeg) Fast and easy battery change Excellent resistance to falls (2 m), to impacts and to crushing (80 kg) Storage position protects the glass and keeps headlamp from being turned on accidentally Comfortable and adjustable headband, easily detached for washing Battery charge indicator flashes rePetitively Resistant to chemicals Burn time can be doubled by using Lithium Ion batteries or rechargeable Ni-MH batteries Includes PIXA headlamp and adjustable headband, helmet plate, 2 AA / LR6 batteries, and Technical information Petzl 3 year guarantee