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James[_8_] November 21st 17 10:34 PM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
https://www.bike24.com/p2144878.html

--
JS

[email protected] November 22nd 17 09:15 AM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
Is the aluminum cover a heat sink ?

Tosspot[_3_] November 22nd 17 06:24 PM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
On 21/11/17 23:34, James wrote:
https://www.bike24.com/p2144878.html


Had one for about a year. Very bright, good beam patter, seems
waterproof. Has DLR which powers the rear light, senso, standlicht,
usual B+M quality at a price.


Sepp Ruf December 2nd 17 11:33 AM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
James wrote:
https://www.bike24.com/p2144878.html


The 70lux IQ-XS is the new one.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/282737652060
It does look strikingly similar to the new (and cheaper) 60lux, no-lens
Herrmans...
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/272905413444

The beam, judging from the bumm site's 70 lux photo, looks pretty awful.
https://www.bumm.de/en/products/dynamo-scheinwerfer/parent/167/produkt/167rtsndi-01-schwarz-167rtsndi-silber.html?
Nice metal bracket though, not as likely to break as the original IQ-X's
plastic one.

--
"Great minds think alike, though fools seldom differ."

Tim McNamara December 2nd 17 07:06 PM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
On Sat, 2 Dec 2017 12:33:32 +0100, Sepp Ruf
wrote:
James wrote:
https://www.bike24.com/p2144878.html


The 70lux IQ-XS is the new one.


B&M makes the 100 lux version, why bother with a 70 lux?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/282737652060
It does look strikingly similar to the new (and cheaper) 60lux,
no-lens Herrmans... https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/272905413444

The beam, judging from the bumm site's 70 lux photo, looks pretty
awful.
https://www.bumm.de/en/products/dynamo-scheinwerfer/parent/167/produkt/167rtsndi-01-schwarz-167rtsndi-silber.html?
Nice metal bracket though, not as likely to break as the original
IQ-X's plastic one.


Good beam pictures from Peter White, although limited to the products he
carries understandably enough. The 100 lub B&M uses the same reflector
and LED as the Schmid eDelux II:

http://www.peterwhitecycles.com/headlights.php

Sepp Ruf December 3rd 17 12:01 AM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
Tim McNamara wrote:
On Sat, 2 Dec 2017 12:33:32 +0100, Sepp Ruf wrote:
James wrote:
[100 lux IQ-X]


The 70lux IQ-XS is the new one.


B&M makes the 100 lux version, why bother with a 70 lux?


Simply because I was suspecting James might have confused the two.

(The 70 lux lamp looks cheaper to build. AAND more cuter, but they'll have
to have to add glitter, hot pink and champagne anodized options.)

Good beam pictures from Peter White, although limited to the products he
carries understandably enough. The 100 lub B&M uses the same reflector
and LED as the Schmid eDelux II:


The IQ-X sure uses a different reflector and LED than used in both the
Cyo-Premium & eDelux-II.

http://www.peterwhitecycles.com/headlights.php


He even has an extra b&m-hl page, but for quite a while has not displayed
new beam photography of his own.

Oculus Lights December 3rd 17 04:02 AM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
On Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 2:34:34 PM UTC-8, James wrote:
https://www.bike24.com/p2144878.html

--
JS


B&M plays the lux only racket. But their lights are poor lumens/lux ratio. Lux only says the intensity at the brightest point anywhere in the beam. No mention if this is STVZO or not. Best guess is that it isn't. My STVZO working concept is more efficient than any STVZO beam currently on the market. It would need 18 watts for 100lux STVZO, and even that would probably not be able to stay under 2 lux on the horizon. ~65 lux at ~9 watts making 650+ lumens is about the ceiling for a single LED STVZO compliant light.

Tosspot[_3_] December 3rd 17 10:29 AM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
On 02/12/17 12:33, Sepp Ruf wrote:
James wrote:
https://www.bike24.com/p2144878.html


The 70lux IQ-XS is the new one.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/282737652060
It does look strikingly similar to the new (and cheaper) 60lux, no-lens
Herrmans...
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/272905413444

The beam, judging from the bumm site's 70 lux photo, looks pretty awful.
https://www.bumm.de/en/products/dynamo-scheinwerfer/parent/167/produkt/167rtsndi-01-schwarz-167rtsndi-silber.html?
Nice metal bracket though, not as likely to break as the original IQ-X's
plastic one.


I hate to disappoint, but that bracket is plastic.


Tosspot[_3_] December 3rd 17 10:39 AM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
On 03/12/17 05:02, Oculus Lights wrote:
On Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 2:34:34 PM UTC-8, James wrote:
https://www.bike24.com/p2144878.html

-- JS


B&M plays the lux only racket. But their lights are poor lumens/lux
ratio. Lux only says the intensity at the brightest point anywhere
in the beam. No mention if this is STVZO or not. Best guess is that
it isn't.


https://www.bumm.de claim it is StVZO compliant.

My STVZO working concept is more efficient than any STVZO
beam currently on the market. It would need 18 watts for 100lux
STVZO, and even that would probably not be able to stay under 2 lux
on the horizon. ~65 lux at ~9 watts making 650+ lumens is about the
ceiling for a single LED STVZO compliant light.



Andre Jute[_2_] December 3rd 17 09:35 PM

New B&M 100lux headlight.
 
On Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 10:39:17 AM UTC, Tosspot wrote:
On 03/12/17 05:02, Oculus Lights wrote:
On Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 2:34:34 PM UTC-8, James wrote:
https://www.bike24.com/p2144878.html

-- JS


B&M plays the lux only racket. But their lights are poor lumens/lux
ratio. Lux only says the intensity at the brightest point anywhere
in the beam. No mention if this is STVZO or not. Best guess is that
it isn't.


https://www.bumm.de claim it is StVZO compliant.


You guessed wrong, Barry. I would be exceedingly surprised to discover that any BUMM lamp is not StVZO compliant. That is BUMM's USP or unique selling point and has always been. It is precisely this StVZO compliance that makes their lamps inferior to yours in output and superior to yours in beam shaping.

Andre Jute
Precision, even from traders, please!


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