We have a wide range of caplamps suitable
for caving and mine exploring, ranging from the lightest currently
available to most powerful. Expensive? well not in the sense of some on the
market. Our most popular lamp is the Dragon EX which weighs in at only a
mere 125 grams. Our Lynx X12 produces on full power
7000 lumens which makes it one of the most powerful mining and caving lamps
available to purchase in the world. Our X2000 produces over 2000 lumens of
beam or floodlight power. Beware competitors which quote total output as a
mix of beam and bare emitter.
All the lamps share some common features:
#1 At least 2 independent circuits.
#2 Power packs are solid cased and based
on Lithium Ion (Li Ion) technology. They are waterproof, blow resistant,
explosion proof, and economically priced, and can be carried as a spare and changed underground
without fiddling with loose cells or inserts. All power packs can be, and indeed its
recommended, 'top up' charged. They cannot be overcharged. They contain
the very best available genuine Sanyo/Panasonic/Tesla cells.
#3 All lamps
now carry a back up circuit independent of the main electronics, this is
incorporated into the beams. 8 and 12volt series lamps have additional
#4 All lamps are either waterproof @ 30 minutes at 1 m
water column; IP 67 and
have no silly pointless flashy modes (Hidden flashes on X_Basic). or
Scorpion TGX is waterproof to IP68 5 metres.
The same toggle
switch is universal on most of my lamps. Very high quality: here is the
data sheet :
Scorpion TGX has high performance push button resistant
against the most tenacious mud and IP 68 waterproof.
Post and Packing.
All shipping is by Royal Mail insured
Special Delivery ( X_Basic First Class signed for) which ensures that the lamps will arrive at your home the
very next day. We do not accept any money unless we have the goods ready
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No recreational helmets are currently manufactured
with lamp brackets. My Lynx and Dragon aluminium lamps are designed with a 40mm spacing
between holes so as to duplicate the fixing for the Petzl bracket. All
Scorpion lamps use GoPro mounts.
If you need a bracket for one of our
now discontinued Oldham based lamps or someone else's, these links are useful.
Scorpion lamps are GoPro Mount