And headband can easily be washed or replaced. Just disconnect the battery and unclip it from the headband. Skilled tradesmen, technicians, emergency services personel and truck drivers everywhere stand to benefit by at last being able to have cordless, portable lighting whenever needed. When I first put on the headlamp I had the straps too tight, resulting in my leaving marks on my forehead from the ribbed plastic housing. Sportsmen and campers will find the product useful due to the substantial light output and long operating time. The High setting provides an intense level 700 daylight white lumens, with a run time of 2 hr.
I try to save the best for last in many of my articles, and that is the full retail price of a product. The charger only outputs 500 mA, so it takes around 4 hours to get a full charge. The distance to diameter ratio ranges from 1:1 to 6:1, meaning at 1 ft from an object, the mimimum zoom beam is about 1 ft wide and the maximum zoom beam is about 2 in wide. Wearing it on my head would allow me a two-handed hold on my handgun. The zoom adjusts from huge floodlight beam with no rings, shadows, or hot spots to an intense narrow beam.
You can even clip it to your belt. Maxxeon Varied Intensity Levels Not all headlamps are the same. A couple distinguishing features set this headlamp apart form the crowd. I typically had it in the second position, as the most comfortable position of the headlamp for me was to have it riding higher on my forehead. Still, more often than not, you will need some source of lighting at night, out in the wilderness or even in a city setting. Rather, it is fastened with easy to use clips that allow you to quickly unclip the headband from the battery pack and light head and then clip the battery pack and light head to your belt, or whatever else you wish to clip it to. One still sits on my desk, and I use it all the time when I need extra illumination for a project or looking for a lost gun part.
Our experienced staff can help you find the right tool for the job! It is worth pointing out a special feature of the 620 that most other headlamps don't offer. Hard Hat Clips: Includes 4 hard hat clips Weight: 11 ounces 300 grams Head length: 2 inches 5 cm Head Diameter: 1. He is a Recon Scout. The body is balanced and ergonomically designed for a secure and comfortable grip. With the light at the front and the batteries at the rear, the weight is evenly distributed, making it easy to wear for extended periods of time. While everyone else was using a handheld flashlight, he was using the 620. The 1st Generation WorkStar® 620 had a blue headband.
The 620 fit nicely on his helmet, too. It also uses a pair of standard 3. So it was tough to illuminate something as big as a huge warehouse at night. In other words, it has 6X zoom at maximum, relative to minimum. I bet they would sure love to have the Maxxeon 620 on their heads. Extension Cord Includes 3 foot 1 m extension cord so battery pack can be relocated to belt or pocket Battery Pack Includes connector so pack is removable, replaceable, and relocatable.
It features a light head that not only pivots up and down, but has an adjustable 6X zoom lens allowing you to focus the beam on your work area. John Schira, spokesperson for Maxxeon Inc. I need both hands free and it is physically dangerous to have one tied up holding a flashlight if I trip or need to use a walking stick. Now you can have spare battery packs charged and ready to go and you can quickly swap one pack out for another. The beam diameter to distance ratio ranges from 1:1 to 1:6, meaning at 2 ft from an object, the minimum zoom beam is about 2 ft wide and the maximum zoom beam is about 4 in wide. How many times have you seen your mechanic working on a vehicle, and they have a corded light hanging under the hood of that rig? The WorkStar 1400 work light from Maxxeon features hands-free capabilities, two high powered magnets for attaching to ferrous surfaces, a retractable hook for hanging, and a balanced and ergonomically designed body for a secure and comfortable grip.
Spare battery packs are called the WorkStar® 600 and are available separately. You can purchase additional spare batteries, and it only takes a minute to swap out dead batteries for fresh ones, too. For more information visit www. Louise Spek Safety-Lux Nederland B. The beam diameter to distance ratio ranges from 1:1 to 1:6, meaning at 2 ft from an object, the minimum zoom beam is about 2 ft wide and the maximum zoom beam is about 4 in wide.
But if you do, you should at least have a flashlight, a good one. The 620 sure would have come in handy back then! About Ohio Power Tool Ohio Power Tool has been in business since 1983 providing premier customer service specializing in sales and factory authorized service for all major brands of pneumatic tools, electric tools and hydraulic equipment. They reach for a hand-held flashlight to help them see the work area. Contact John Schira Director of Business Development Maxxeon Inc. His survivalist novel , is a modern classic that reached 3 on the New York Times bestsellers list. I have a number of hi-intensity flashlights around my house. It is powered by a Cree light bulb, which is top of the line, too.