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Now available with new Cree XP-G3 s5 LEDs providing minimum of 172 lumen/watt @85degC 

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CustomDUO modules

The Gecko Side v3 module features latest Cree xp-g3 LED, and provides a broad forward directional flood output, with 4 useful power settings providing over 300 lumens output.  

 

Now featuring Cree XP-G3 s5 LEDs, providing minimum of 172 lumen/watt @85degC and 187 lumen/watt @25degC. Light temperature 5000K and 4000k (neutral white) as available.

 

£30

 

Gecko v3 Side Specification 
 

  • Simple, push fit replacement for Petzl 5 to 14 LED arrays (or bi-pin bulbs)
  • 4 regulated power settings providing up to 310 lumen (see table below)
  • Latest high power Cree XP-G3 5000k and 4000k (as available), s5 LEDs
  • Ideal upgrade for cavers, providing soft flood illumination, ideal for negotiating cave passage 
  • Significantly brighter than the standard Duo 14 LED array**, and providing improved light quality and battery efficiency
  • Progressive dimming at end of battery charge; lamp will not just shut off when batteries cannot sustain output
  • No power drain when lamp is switched off with batteries connected
  • 6.0 volt maximum input (4x AA batteries)
  • Can be used with Gecko Spot module (discard reflector) or with original halogen bulb (retain reflector) ***

 

 

 

Setting

Flood LED

Output

(estimated)

Duration

(est.  using 2500mAh
eneloops)

1 (low)

50mA

24 lumen

50 hours

2 (med)

150mA

73 lumen

16 hours

3 (high)

350mA

172 lumen

7 hours

4 (turbo)

700mA

310 lumen

n/a*

Gecko Side v3 

* Thermal regulation on Turbo setting. This setting will typically operate for up to 1 minute max (from cold !), and for as little as a few seconds (from warm !) before thermal regulation will step power back to 350mA 'high' setting in order to protect LED from over temperature operation and damage

 

** Petzl Modu'led 14 (producing a distinctly 'blue' light) is rated at 67 lumen at around 350mA

 

*** When fitting with Gecko Spot module, discard original reflector. When fitting with original halogen bulb then it is necessary to retain reflector. If replacing a 5 LED array or bi-pin bulb then the original reflector will require modification. 14 LED reflector does not require modification

 

 

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