Lots of light in a tiny package.
The Princeton Tec Spectrum Fuel 4 proves that big light can come in small packages. Linear Ultrabright LED's send out more light than some big, bulky lamps, but thanks to the smart design, you get all that luminous goodness in a low-weight low-bulk system. Keep this headlight on when you're hanging out around camp or hiking in to your first pitch before the sun comes up.
- Four Ultrabright LEDs throw out bright light in a wide beam for versatile use
- Large push-button switch is easy to use even if you're wearing gloves
- Curved back panel rests comfortably against your head and can be attached to a shoulder strap, a climbing rig, webbing, or a tent's gear loft
- Asymmetrical single-arm bracket lets you angle your beam without tilting your head
- Easily accessible battery door makes switching your power source easy
- Streamlined design means this headlamp is light and compact
- Adjustable headband gives you a custom fit
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the video says this headlamp is waterproof...
the video says this headlamp is waterproof but its not listed in the "tech specs", is that the case?
From what I have found for reviews and specs concerning this particular headlamp elsewhere, I believe that this lamp is probably rated to IPX4, something you deem as being water- or splash-resistant, but by no means immersible and/or submersible, therefore, not actually waterPROOF. That being the case, I would posit that you could probably dunk it quickly or, in the case that it landed in a body of water, retrieve it expediently without any harm befalling the circuitry of the lamp, but you wouldn't want to rely on this if you were going on a white-water rafting trip or somewhere where the likelihood of it getting completely drenched was elevated or certain.
In short, water-resistant, not water-proof. Hope this helps.
- Familiarity: I've used it once or twice and have initial impressions
Anymore it seems like the single super bright LEDs throw more light than the cheap multi-LED versions. Not the case here. The four little LEDs really put it out and the fact that you have multiple light sources throws a wider pattern making it much better when running in the dark. Light weight, all it needs is a set of rechargeable batteries and you are golden.
This is my headlamp for everyday use. Around the house, reading, looking for something in the dark, etc. I customized mine on princeton tec's website, which is a feature I really liked because I got to make my headlamp the colors I wanted it to be. Throws out great light, headband feels good on head, and it is nice and light. Excellent Headlamp.