Petzl Pixa 1 Headlamp Compact Atex Head Torch 60 Lumens E78AHB
The brand new headlamp from Petzl is the Pixa 1. This compact head torch has a maximum output of 60 lumens and uses the new Constant Lighting technology, which means the brightness of the headlamp does not gradually decrease as the battery drains. The Petzl Pixa 1 will automatically switch to reserve mode when batteries are almost drained; this will be indicated by a blinking light. This versatile and rugged headlamp can be used on your head with the headband, attached to your helmet via a mounting plate that is included, or simply placed on the ground. The Petzl Pixa 1 has two lighting modes: low or high. In low mode, the headlamp will provide 20 lumens with a beam length of 10m and will run for 16 hours. When placed in high mode, the Pixa 1 will provide 60 lumens, a beam length of 30m and can run for 3 hours 30 approximately. This head torch is described as an Atex headlamp which means it can be used in explosive atmospheres. On top of this, the Pixa 1 can withstand a 2m fall, being crushed by 80kg and is waterproof for up to 1m for 30 minutes.
The Petzl Pixa 1 is a practical and reliable headlamp that allows the user to work up close with no problems. It comes with 2 x AA alkaline batteries. E78AHB 2.