CatEye Lights Review


We here at Singletracks are big fans of mountain biking at night. Practically speaking, if we didn’t ride at night, we wouldn’t get nearly as many miles in. Also, riding at night is just plain fun. That’s assuming you can see what you’re doing though, as no single piece of gear will impact your enjoyment …

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Watch: Cycliq Fly12 1080 Action Cam / 400 Lumen Light Review

CyclIQ still

You may have heard of Cycliq after their wildly-successful kickstarter for their original model, the Fly6, and Jim Hodgson’s subsequent review, here. After widespread demand by their loyal customers, they released a frontward-facing model, the Fly12. The Fly12 is a 1080p action camera with a built-in 400 lumen light, and comes with everything you need in …

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A Cheap Chinese Bike Light Nearly Burned Down this Rider’s House

The inside of Adam's home, after the fire.

In October of 2015 Adam Creager of Brandon, Florida purchased the 5,000 lumen SolarStorm Bike Light, a cheap Chinese knock off light. After just a couple of uses, the light’s battery pack caught fire, and burned his home, gutting the inside. We had actually written about the SolarStorm on Singletracks some 10 months before this …

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Review: IMAGE® 5000 Lumen Bike Light (sub $25)


WARNING: The battery pack of a light of similar construction has been known to ignite while charging, causing a fire that destroyed a home. Back in January I attempted to review a sub-$20, 5,000 lumen bike light… but the light never arrived. In case you were worried, I did manage to get my money back …

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Review: NiteRider Pro 2200 Race Bike Light


I’ve been running the 2014 NiteRider Pro 2200 Race bike light for almost a full year now, which is an unusually long time for a Singletracks product test. In fact, this test has been running so long that the NiteRider Pro 2200 Race has since been replaced by the 2015 model, the Pro 2200 Enduro, …

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