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Petzl Strix VL


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Petzl Strix VL


Helmet mount

Helmet mount
Red light

Red light

Petzl Strix VL

The Petzl Strix VL is a specialist military head torch designed to work with ARC-Ops helmet mounts and MOLLE Rails to provide a range of lighting options including red and green colour modes. Also included is a head mount for use without a helmet and a MOLLE rail adaptor.

The lighting unit on the Strix features two directions of rotation allowing for 180° of horizontal and 120° of vertical adjustment. This means you can always have the light where you need it most. The twin adjustment knobs allow for easy and intuitive selection of lighting modes including beam spread adjustment. The adjustment knobs are designed to operate silently and be easy to use whilst wearing gloves. They are also designed for absolute durability in common with the rest of the unit. This is probably the toughest lighting solution we stock.

Lighting Modes:

  • visible color lighting: red (18 h, 1 lm, 3 m), green (15 h, 1.5 lm, 3 m), blue (15 h, 0.6 lm, 2 m)
  • visible white lighting: stealth mode (65 h, 0.35 lm, 3 m), close-range vision mode (20 h, 10 lm, 18 m), movement mode (3 h 30, 30 lm, 30 m)

All the lighting modes on the Strix are fully regulated which ensures that there is no brightness decrease until the very end of the battery's charge cycle.

Petzl Strix VL Features:

  • Constant lighting guarantees lighting performance that does not decrease as the batteries are drained; then switches to reserve mode
  • Knob manipulation is noiseless, quick and easy, even with gloves on
  • Charge indicator flashes when battery is low
  • Dust-proof ( IP 67 )
  • Compatible with NI-MH rechargeable batteries & Lithium batteries, increasing battery life up to 2.5 times
  • Batteries: 1 AA (included)
  • Body and headband available in black, camo, and tan
  • Waterproof -1 meter for 30 minutes ( No Maintenance required after immersion)
  • Resistant to falls ( 2 m, even at -30 C), to shock & to crushing
  • Warranty: 3 year manufacturer guarantee
  • Ability to mount to Ops-Core's ARC Rail
  • Mounts to new military plastic helmet with rail
  • Military MOLLE mountable
  • STRIX incorporates a metal PALS compatible clip at the rear to allow mounting to armor vests and other platforms

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