Petzl Zipka Headlamp

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With a well-designed retractable cord, this incredibly compact headlamp easily slips on your head, wrist or gear for bright 80-lumen LED light capable of illuminating trails and objects 40m away.

  • Features

    • Retractable cord allows the headlamp to be worn on your head or your wrist, or attached to any other support, such as a tent pole or bike seatpost
    • Single high-output LED provides even, white lighting throughout your field of vision with no blank spots in the beam; lens optimizes the reach of the beam to 40m
    • Push-button switch easily changes between high and low output settings so you can choose the appropriate light level for the task at hand
    • LED outputs 80 lumens on high and 20 lumens on low; throws light 40m on high and 20m on low
    • 3 AAA alkaline batteries (included) provide up 120 hrs. of run time on low and 60 hrs. on high; compatible with rechargeable NiMH and lithium batteries
    • Petzl Zipka Headlamp battery case opens easily for changing the batteries
    • IPX4 water resistance offers protection against sprayed water


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  • Technical Specs

    Best Use


    Bulb Type


    Bulb Detail


    Beam Type


    Max Light Output (Lumens)

    80 lumens

    Light Output

    High: 80 / low: 20 lumens

    Max Beam Distance (m)

    40 meters

    Beam Distance

    High: 40 / low: 20 meters

    Brightness Levels




    Average Run Time

    High: 60 / low: 120 hours




    3 AAA


    2.5 x 2.25 x 1.5 inches



    Weight With Batteries

    2.4 ounces

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