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Feb 21

Head or Chest torch

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Hi Folks, wanting to join the night runs on a Friday now and then. I have a head torch for hiking but it's only 120lumen!

 

What do you suggest over 200 lumens for the runs head or chest and brand!?

 

I don't want to spend a fortune either ;-)

 

Ben

Amazon is your place, there are many Chinese brands with claimed brightness of 2000+ lumens in the £15-20 bracket. The battery life will not be as good as a lesser power Petzl but they provide really good illumination. As with many chinese products it is a bit of a gamble but a couple of us have chinese brand head torches and they perform really well.

 

Try something similar to https://www.amazon.co.uk/Wasafire-Rechargeable-Flashlight-Waterproof-Adjustable/dp/B0761LK23J/ref=sr_1_52?ie=UTF8&qid=1550740659&sr=8-52&keywords=head+torch

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