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Strong bicycle light - how many lumens you REALLY need.


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When cyclists are searching for bicycle lights, I'm often being asked a popular question: "How many lumens per dollar?". Well, in the video below, I will show you, that you don't necessary need as many lumens, as possible. You'll also see, that your bike light can be even too strong!

 

 

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during my summer trip 2020 (650km);
I used for the front:
two Decathlon FORCLAZ TREK 500 (20 euros each, each 200 lumens),
one on my bike and one on my head.
I used for the rear :
 two Decathlon VELO CL 900 (20 euros each, each 17 lumens when blinking.
I had also 1 spare for front and rear.

It was a success.


https://www.decathlon.be/fr/p/lampe-frontale-de-trekking-rechargeable-trek-500-usb-noire-200-lumens/_/R-p-168701
https://www.decathlon.be/fr/p/eclairage-led-pour-velo-cl-900-avant-arriere-usb-vioo/_/R-p-168732?mc=8487105&c=GRIS#zoom=opened

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