The Petzl Actik is a great all round headtorch designed for active use. It gives a 350 lumen light with a mixed beam pattern, red light mode and has an elasticated and adjustable headstrap.
The multibeam lamp is designed to give a range of lighting so whether you need proximity, movement or distance lighting the Actik has got you covered. For power the Actik comes with 3 standard AAAs however, it is also compatible with Petzl's Core rechargeable battery (sold separately), with no additional adapter required, giving you flexibility for use in a variety of situations.
It has 3 white light modes giving up to 120hrs burn time and a maximum 350 lumens, there are also 2 red lighting modes, which are proximity and strobe lighting. Cycling between the modes is easily done with single button operation.
Petzl Actik Features
- Mixed beam
- Red lighting
- Elasticated and adjustable headstrap
- IPX 4 Water tightness
- Simple to use
Battery Performance on Petzl Hybrid Torches
Using good quality AAA batteries gives the burn times as shown below. This torch is compatible with Petzl's Core battery (sold separately) which gives a very different performance.
If you think that you're likely to want the performance of the Core battery with this torch then you're better off looking at the Actik Core which come with the Core battery and is better optimised to use it.
- 3x AAA