Scorpion TGX (Tough - Extreme use)
Currently having some minor last minute
design changes to the battery box.
with full GoPro compatibility
IP 68 5 metre immersion, extended control buttons, 8
Newtons pressure. Resistant against mud and accidental activation
Quick touch #1 On - walk mode, middle, and max.
Longer touch #2, On - the flashes for those who like them.
10 sec press #3, On - 10 different brightness modes starting with a low
mode up to maximum.
accessory pack with lamp. Cycle and tripod mount, extensions etc.
separately controlled CMOS safety lock, draws approx 16 uA (16
millionths) amp on standby. Battery depletion measured in years!
connection, no plug to allow water to pass up inside the cable.
by simple jackplug, cover plug 10 BAR pressure rated.
Tight spot beam and
wide angle beam, power divided equally.
indicator acts as pilot light. Green, amber, red, and flashing red.
Additional blue strip ‘nightrider’ battery indicator on power up
28 watt hour
aluminium cased power bank. Genuine Sanyo cells. (3500 mAh @ 7.4V
(200 lumens) tested burn time, 12 hours full power then diminishing into
a 'slow death' up to 20 hours.
LATEST Nov 2018
I have improved the laminated glass which is now 5mm and
am redesigning the front with new faceplates to accommodate this. The
diameter is reduced to 42mm glass in a 52mm diameter surround.
Test results are startling with hefty blows from a small
ball hammer leaving the glass unmarked. I actually tried to break the
thing to see the breakage pattern but had to give up.
I manufacture these myself and had initial problems as
excess heat causes decomposition of the thermoplastc interlayer, I now
have the process perfected.
The lamp will to the best of my knowledge be unique in
having this type of glass. All the other lamps with the usual Scurion
type rimless glass are polycarbonate.
Pic below, note the 3 layers
I have also redesigned the battery box which will have an
aluminium attachment plate for direct mounting on the back of a helmet
rather than the 4mm shockcord normally used.
Going to be one tough SOB
I can hold the price at £195 regardless of the
Below, the 4 blue LED battery indicator and green "All well"
Lamp at 20 hours on Standard Mode.
Nice helmet bracket!