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Black Diamond Sprinter Headlamp


    Black Diamond Sprinter Headlamp

    Don't let darkness limit your running routine. With the Black Diamond Sprinter headlamp, you can keep your training goals clearly in view. See details

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    Item # 830818

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    Don't let darkness limit your running routine. With the Black Diamond Sprinter headlamp, you can keep your training goals clearly in view.

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    Don't let darkness limit your running routine. With the Black Diamond Sprinter headlamp, you can keep your training goals clearly in view.

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    Don't let darkness limit your running routine. With the Black Diamond Sprinter headlamp, you can keep your training goals clearly in view.

    • Designed specifically for running, the low-profile Sprinter weighs in at only 3.4 oz. and has excellent fore and aft balance so it doesn't bounce up and down while you run
    • DoublePower LED has a maximum output of up to 75 lumens and throws a strong oval-shape beam up to 45m; beam is optimized for running to illuminate the ground around your feet
    • Hold down the on/off button to activate the dimmer and fine-tune your lighting needs; press the on/off button twice to activate the front strobe
    • Regulated output ensures consistent lighting levels even as battery power is reduced
    • Rear red safety strobe helps keep you visible to cars, bikers and other runners; rear light can be turned on and off
    • Headlamp is powered by a lithium polymer rechargeable battery that provides up to 42 hrs. of use on low and 6 hrs. on high; battery fully recharges in about 5 hrs.
    • Removable top strap provides increased stabilization
    • Sealed construction provides IPX7 water resistance (submersible to 1m)
    • Black Diamond Sprinter headlamp includes a USB charger

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    Please note: Black Diamond products can only be shipped to U.S. addresses.


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    Black Diamond Sprinter Headlamp Specs
    Best use
    High-output LED / red LED taillight
    75 lumens
    High: 75 / low: 4 lumens
    30 meters
    High: 30 / low: 8 meters
    1 + dimmer
    High: 6 / low: 42 hours
    Lithium rechargable
    Lamp: 2 x 1.25 x 0.75 / battery pack: 3 x 1.75 x 0.9 inches
    3.7 ounces
    Bulb type
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    Red light mode
    Beam type
    Max light output (lumens)
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    Average run time
    Regulated output
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    Black Diamond Sprinter Headlamp

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    Black Diamond Sprinter Headlamp is rated 4.4167 out of 5 by 12.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for running I use this for early morning runs or late night runs during the non-summer months. It's super light and I love that it's rechargeable, which means no batteries to buy and that also makes it lighter. It stays put while running even without the band that goes over the top of your head. It's a little bit of work to adjust it back and forth between my husband and I but that's minor. I run in the darkness of morning and he goes at night so it's a daily switch. The huge selling point for me is the fact that it already has a flashing red light in the back. I didn't want to have to remember 10 million things to just go on a run.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from I once was blind, but now I see... My wife and I recently moved to a rural property. We had difficulty seeing the road, which is filled with potholes, loose rock, and a very uneven surface. After 1 night run, I purchased this headlight for each of us. Wow! What a difference. This light perfectly "floods" the area in which you need to see. Our night runs have been much safer now that we can see! The red flash in the rear of the headset is a plus, improving visiblity for vehicles to see us. If you are a runner and need a headlamp, don't consider anything else!
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worth every Penny Prior to purchase, I was running with my cell phone in hand for a minimal light assistance. Now, I run FREE with plenty of light to guide me on my dark backroad runs. LOVE IT!!! Don't hesitate and buy this product! I'd buy again in a heartbeat :)
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from optimal design for a headlamp Finding a headlamp with the right balance of output, battery life, and fit is difficult. The sprinter meets my requirements with good marks, and is a good compromise of all features. For running, it is bright enough to light the trail several steps in front of me. The flashing modes (front and rear) are also good features to keep you visible. So far, the battery lasts up to 6 hours so it is good for the daily workout. Overnight runs will not work well unless you had several on hand. As can be expected, the brightness drops off quickly near the end of charge. It is always a tradeoff between the internal rechargeable battery and disposables. But in this case, the compromise works for me. The USB charger is also convenient. At least I don't need to buy or lug around a special charger. It is lightweight enough that I don't even notice it while running. The head straps are snug and keep it from bouncing. Because it sits directly on my skull, I have not been able to use it with a helmet.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from excellent, dependable headlamp I run at least once a week in the dark, through the woods (on or off trail), up creeks, and through heavy briars. I need a reliable, waterproof and bright headlamp. I purchased several different battery powered models, but every one broke. I have returned them all to REI, but this model. The fact that there is a solid state rechargeable battery makes the headlamp very reliable as well as inexpensive to use. Definitely a great buy for a great product.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from FEEL SAFER FROM DUSK ON I carry it with me in my backpack. So anytime it starts to get dark I pull it out and put. It on. I always have it with me. I feel much safer with this and my reflector safety vest on. I've gone green. It's buses or walking for me. This way I'm always ready. Come on dark!
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Not quite tough enough for me I use this light daily and extensively. I love the fast-charging built-in battery, though I never take it far from a charging source, so I've never drained the battery to a dim output. I use it to get around a museum-owned WWII Victory Ship at night, and I use it when repairing crawlspace plumbing. I use it to light the ship's shower compartment, but it doesn't get wet so I can't comment on it's waterproof claim. In two years, I'm on my fifth Sprinter headlamp because the light switch keeps wearing out. First it gets balky, then very reluctant to work, and then it quits. So I get about 3 months of daily usage and then have to get another. I keep hoping they will use a more durable switch, but not yet. REI has graciously replaced one or two headlamps for me, but they now say one replacement is my limit. This switch failure seems par for many of the headlamp brands and models that I've bought over the years and used extensively, so I can't fault this one for being overly delicate. I'm just hard on headlamps, and this one I don't put in a drawer to be used now and again. I'm addicted to that rechargeable battery (and I always buy them with an REI discount).
    Date published: 2014-04-09
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great light Havent used in an ultra yet but tests well.
    Date published: 2014-03-26

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