Headlamps – GearGuide
What do you do when you need to all hands on deck in the dark? Whether setting up a tent, reading or finding the way in untouched terrain; a headlamp always shines where you look and you keep your hands free.
Nowadays most headlamps use LEDs. These use less power than a light bulb with the same light output and they last longer. With the current generation of headlights, you will not soon have to replace the batteries.
Previously, headlights were mainly used by professionals such as rescue services, expeditions, and miners. In the last few years, you have also encountered them in the luggage of the traveler and the outdoor / action athlete. At the outdoor sho, you have a wide choice of lights nowadays.
Headlights can be divided into different categories:
- Light bulb
- Ultra Bright LED