One of the most effective tools to use while kayak fishing at night or the early morning hours is a quality headlamp. Our next feature in our Christmas Gift Reviews is the EX230 headlamp from Olympia Products. Comfortable, easy to use, and bright enough to make your next kayak fishing trip more productive.
A quality headlamp aids the kayak angler with not only line of sight while paddling out to your favorite fishing spot, but also comes in handy when landing a fish. Ever try to rig a new lure at night? The EX230 headlamp gives off enough great light which enables the kayak angler the ability to re-rig their lures or fishing rods with ease, and the EX230 will definitely light up your cockpit. The headlamp swivels to which means you’ll find the angle that is right for you. Easy on and off switch, and light dimming switch means less time fiddling with your light, and more time casting and catching fish!
The EX230 headlamp by Olympia has 230 lumens in the high mode and offers many features. This headlamp is lightweight and includes a red rear LED light on the battery case for safety indication making it a great solution for activities such as running, cycling, skiing and more. It is powered by a Luxeon Rebel White LED bulb, has four lighting modes and is water resistant. The headlamp also comes equipped with focus control allowing you to illuminate one particular spot or a cast a wider beam of light.
- Water resistant IPX-4
- 230 Lumens
- Luxeon Rebel White LED
- 4 light settings: High→Medium→Low→Strobe
- Complies with ANSI FL 1 Standard
- Beam distance: 140 Meters
- Peak Beam Intensity: 4700 Candelas
- Impact Resistance – 1 meter
- Red rear light on battery case for safety indication
- Regulated circuit
- LED focus control (1x flood & 4x spot)
- Pivoting head
- Head strap color: Gray with red stripe
- Compatible with: 3 x AA batteries (included)
- $49.99 MSRP