More about: Explorer Primary Lights
The Halcyon dedication to quality and innovation is clearly reflected in our Explorer light series. Designed with the first ever, truly sealed lid design and a range of premium features, many people rank the Explorer light as the best primary light ever constructed.
Key Features of Explorer Primary Light Systems
- Industry-first sealed, watertight, delrin lid design completely isolates battery compartment from cord and light head
- Solid delrin canisters are longer, to ease the stowing of the long hose; watertrap, in bottom of canister, and raised battery tray provide additional protection for the battery pack
- Battery and lid connect with corrosion-resistant, solid-core, gold-plated plugs
- Gold-plated plugs are O-ring sealed to ensure leak-proof lid
- Secure battery tray with stainless steel rods for additional protection
- Water-trap canister may prevent battery damage, due to small leaks, from a dirty O-ring
- Unique captured, Halcyon Blue silicon switch boot and O-ring, with redesigned ergonomic Delrin switch protector
- Dual-voltage 4-amp charger, with built-in cooling fan
- NiMH batteries
- Lifetime canister warranty
- Depth rated to 300 ft / 90 m
- Color temperature: 7000K. 1450 lumens.
Looking under the hood - See how the Explorer Light compares to the "competition".
Explorer Lighting Systems are available in the following configurations, with battery life (run time) of each:
|Lighting System||21-Watt HID||Specifications|
|Explorer 4.5||2 hour
|2.6” OD / 11.63” L (6.6 cm OD / 29.5 cm L)
Weight: 4 lb (1.8kg)
Buoyancy: -1.75 lb (-.8 kg)
|Explorer 9||4 hour
|2.95” OD / 11.63” L (7.5 cm OD / 29.5 cm L)
Weight: 5.76 lb (2.6 kg)
Buoyancy: -2.8 lb (-1.3 kg)
|Explorer 13.5||6 hour
|3.68” OD / 11.63” L (9.3 cm OD / 29.5 cm L)
Weight: 7.75 lb (3.5 kg)
Buoyancy: -3.2 lb (-1.5 kg)
When your project requires extreme bottom time or elaborate underwater video lighting, the Explorer 27 battery pack provides an unprecedented 13 hours of run time with a 21-watt light head or 2.5 hours with dual 50-watt video heads. The Explorer 27 is available as a special-order Halcyon product and requires a 6-8 week lead time for delivery.