Well known for offering performance at affordable prices, Astrolux have a new dual LED bike light, the BC2.
This light offers 3 power levels and 2 strobe modes, with a top output of 800 lumens it’s more power than most will ever need for such a light.
A built in 2600mAh battery, has a high capacity and long run times. It’s charged via a USB C connection, and can be brought up from flat to full in as little as 3 hours.Compact and quite light for such a powerful bike light, the BC2 is just 79mm x 41mm x 24mm in size, and 95.2g in weight.
It comes complete with the bike mounting bracket/retaining ring and charging cable.With a weather resistance rating of IP64 (rainproof) it’s suitable for use in all conditions even heavy rain. Using aero grade aluminum makes this a solid offering at an unbeatable price point.
Dual LEDs with 5 modes and a range of up to 300 metres
At 800 lumens output the BC2 offers some serious power for night cycling, but it also has 2 other levels a medium and low for extended run times.
In addition two strobe modes are present a normal flashing one and an emergency SOS.
The specially designed lens give a mix of spread and range (300 metres at the highest level of 800 lumens), and it also provides side visibility so you can be seen safely at night by vehicles and traffic.
Charging via USB C is fast, in just 3 hours you can fully charge the light, and it has a charge level indicator plus battery level indicator. Very quick to see how much power you have left in the BC2.
Large top switch for quick operation
Quick and easy to operate the well positioned switch is large easy to feel and very clearly visible, you won’t have to fumble around to find it.
Installation can be done in seconds, though most will mount it directly onto the bike, it is also possible to helmet mount it too.It’s a strong mount with plenty of grip with a large quality retaining ring to hold it in place.
A durable body is part made with aviation aluminum and the design is aimed at a high strength chassis, able to survive the bumps and knocks when out riding. IP64 water resistance rating means you can safely use this light in all conditions.
Astrolux BC2 Key Features
> Dual Beam LEDs with an output of 800 lumens and a range of up to 300 metres
> 5 modes, including 3 power levels and 2 strobe modes (strobe/SOS)
> Lightweight/compact body design with a size of 79mm x 41mm x 24mm, and 95.2g weight
> Side visibility with specially designed lens
> Built in high capacity 2600mAh rechargeable Li-ion battery
> Fast USB C charging (3 hours from flat to full)
> Battery status/charging
> IP64 weather resistance
> Strong aluminum body with aero grade materials
> Comes complete with mounting cradle, fixing ring, charging cable
> Quick and easy installations