Gloworm is a New Zealand company making high-end LED lights. The more light you have the faster you can ski since you have more time to react to whats coming at you. With Gloworm's X1 and X2 headlamps you can get all the light you need at the press of a button.
X1- This is the single-bulb option with the ability to program 3 different light settings, plus a special mode. Controlling the X1 is managed through a remote switch. The kit includes 3 interchangable optics: Flood, Spot, Super Spot. The X1 is supplied with a 2-cell battery its capacity is 2900 mAh giving a runtime of 2hr 15min on max power with a 4 hour charge time. The 2-cell battery is compatible with the X2 as well. This tiny unit includes the same low-profile, quick-release helmet mount as a GoPro Hero camera. There is also a headstrap (sold seperately) if you dont want to use the helmet mount.
X2- This is Gloworms 2-bulb bigger brother to the X1. The X2 has the same remote switch and programmable light output as the X1. A little heavier but with a lot more light. Using a 4-cell 5800 mAh battery it has the same 2.25 hrs burn time on full power with a 4 hour recharge time. This 4-cell battery is also compatible with the X1. -The X2 also comes with wide-angle lens. The light comes with the same quick-release helmet mount (ala GoPro). A convenient headstrap is sold seperately.
|Charging Time||X1 4hrs
|Lumens||X1 950 lumens
X2 1500 lumens
|Battery Life||X1 2.25hrs full power (with 2 cell battery)
X2 2.5hrs full power (with included 4 cell battery)
|Materials||6061 T6 aluminum|
|Skimo Co Says|
|Usage||Night racing, Dawn patrols, Anytime you want to see better in the dark|
|Notes||Multiple mounting brackets available.
Light setting customizable.
|Bottom Line||Turn night into daylight|