MEC Sphere 500 USB Front Light 5061-908

MEC Sphere 500 USB Front Light

5061-908
  • Available prices $48.00
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Description

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A little bit bigger, but a whole lot brighter. The Sphere 500 builds on MEC’s compact USB-powered bike light line, keeping the small form factor and ease of use, but getting a big lumen upgrade. Blaze a path through the night – with up to 500 lumens at your disposal, you'll see and be seen. Versatile silicone attachment loop makes it easy to mount this little bike light nearly anywhere.

  • 6 modes: high (1.2 hours at 500 lumens), medium (2.5 hours at 250 lumens), low (5 hours at 120 lumens), quick flash (4.5 hours at 80 lumens), signal flash (2.2 hours) and warning flash (2.5 hours).
  • 1-button interface is easy to use with or without gloves.
  • Easy USB charging means you no longer have to get by with “good enough” batteries.
  • LED battery indicator lets you know when it's time to charge.
  • Light and efficient lithium-polymer batteries.
  • Side cutouts add side visibility for an extra level of protection.
  • Tool-free strap mount attaches to your handlebars (22-35mm), seat post, chainstays, forks or helmet vents.
  • O-ring seal makes this light ready for heavy rain – it's waterproof, but not submersible.

Tech specs

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Weight 114g
Ideal for
  • Cycle commuting
  • Urban cycling
  • Sport road cycling
Type

Most Canadian municipalities require a white front light and a red rear light.

Front
Lighting levels

The number of lighting levels/modes the light has (i.e., low, med, high, flash).

6 modes
Boost mode

Briefly increases the light output to maximum brightness and distance.

No
Light source 1 LED
Burn time - flash 4.5-2.2 h
Burn Time - steady 5-1.2 h
Max light output

The total quantity of light emitted in every direction from a source of light; measured in lumens.

500 lumens
Charge time

The amount of time it takes to fully charge the battery. Applies to lithium and NiMH type batteries. Does not apply to rechargeable or non-rechargeable AA or AAA batteries.

4.5 h
Power supply USB charger
Helmet attachment

Includes a bracket or mounting system that attaches to most bike helmets.

Yes
Emits red light No
Regulated output

On regulated lights brightness is consistent, and does not decrease gradually as the batteries are drained.

No
Batteries Rechargeable battery pack (non-removable)
Flash mode Yes
Made in China