Exposure Joystick

Any good and has anyone run with one with headband

15 messages
01/11/2011 at 12:53
says it all really
cougie    pirate
01/11/2011 at 13:32
325 lumens http://www.exposurelights.com/product/000079/joystick-mk.6/
for £165

or 1300 lumens http://www.lightmalls.com/ultrafire-501b-cree-xml-u2-1300-lumen-5-mode-led-flashlight-1-18650 for under £20 ?

For riding - I'd go the cheaper option.

Not run with one on my head but with the money you save you could buy an alpkit gamma ? Unless you run really fast that would be enough ?
Nicko. Hdau    pirate
01/11/2011 at 13:41
Ermmm No and no
01/11/2011 at 13:45
+1 with Cougs

Exposure lights are great (we use one on the bike bars in winter) but for running you'll do as well, if not better, with a headtorch. The joysticks are designed for bar or helmet use, not for a headband, and are frigging expensive for what they offer.

go with the Gamma or a Petzl Tikka or Zipka

Edited: 01/11/2011 at 13:46
Nicko. Hdau    pirate
01/11/2011 at 13:53


Even better I could lend you this
JD.    pirate
01/11/2011 at 13:57
when i googled this a while back a few reviews said the exposure would partially blind you from one side if used as a headtorch.

i got the alpkit gamma as recommended on here. it's excellent. £12 (at the time) and comes with batteries too.
JD.    pirate
01/11/2011 at 14:00
if you do want to go down the joystick router you can pick up a joystick mk4 from ebay for £90 at the moment.


01/11/2011 at 14:02
Nicko. Hdau wrote (see)


Even better I could lend you this

Funny cunt! PMPL

 Thanks for the responses, helped me make up my mind.

Nicko. Hdau    pirate
01/11/2011 at 14:08
Ooohhhhhhhhhhh you are so going to get a RW telling off for that Madlott
01/11/2011 at 15:03

more than if for example i was trying to sell some knock off wheels?

01/11/2011 at 15:53
oooh, good come-back!
01/11/2011 at 17:26
Not sure that a smiley and a thumbs up rescues calling someone a See You Next Tuesday ;0)
01/11/2011 at 18:47
Who said I was trying to rescue anything?
Nicko. Hdau    pirate
02/11/2011 at 09:25
I was not trying to sell knock off wheels, they where Shimano's
02/11/2011 at 09:31
Did Shimano know you took them? Knock off means stolen not fake- I've watched Brookside!!

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