Princeton Tec Helix Basecamp Lantern HX2-BK

Princeton Tec Helix Basecamp Lantern HX2-BK

Princeton Tec Basecamp Camping Lantern – 250 lumens with neutral white & red LEDs – collapsible glow-in-the-dark housing – powered by three AA batteries – made in the USA…..$44.83

  • Output: 250 to 25 lumens
  • Battery Type: AA (3)
  • Run Time: 8 to 30 hours
  • Feature: Bright, collapsible camping lantern

$49.99 $44.83

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The Princeton Tec Helix Basecamp lantern is a feature-loaded lantern at a great price. Collapsible, dimmable, glow-in-the-dark – you name it, the Basecamp has it all. The neutral white LED produces 250 lumens in high with fully dimmable brightness down to 25 lumens. Trying not to disturb your neighbors? Switch to the red LED that can run an incredible 40 hours. Powered by common AA batteries, you’ll never have a problem finding batteries in a pinch. The Princeton Tec Basecamp lantern collapses down to just 3.1″ tall, so it’s easy to take with you on your next adventure!

What’s included: Princeton Tec Helix Basecamp lantern, three AA alkaline batteries, and rubber handle.

Features of the Princeton Tec Helix Backcountry Lantern HX2-BK:
• neutral white Maxbright LED is fully dimmable plus low light red Ultrabright LED
    ▹ neutral white LED is softer on the eyes, better for reading or extended use
    ▹ fully dimmable brightness from 250 to 25 lumens (white LED)
    ▹ low light red LED preserves night vision and won’t disturb others
• unique lantern housing can be collapsed for compact storage and transport
• lantern housing glows in the dark
• lantern housing can be removed for a less-diffused light
• removable rubber handle can also be used as a hanging hook
• folding legs can be used to hang the Helix lantern
• water resistant to IPX4 standard
• powered by three AA batteries (included)
• run time specs
    ☼ Highest white – 250 lumens, 8 hour run time
    ☼ Lowest white – 25 lumens, 30 hour run time
    ☼ Highest red – 16 hour run time
    ☼ Lowest red – 40 hour run time
• easy to use dial switch
    ▹ press in and rotate clockwise for white LED – light goes from low to high
    ▹ press in and rotate counterclockwise for red LED – light goes from low to high
• measures 5.25″ tall expanded, 3.1″ tall collapsed
• weighs just 12.6 oz with batteries
• 5 year limited warranty through Princeton Tec
• made in the USA with domestic and foreign components


Battery#:3 x AA alkaline (included)
Dimensions:5.25" tall (expanded), 3.1" tall (collapsed)
Lamp Type:Maxbright white LED and Ultrabright red LED
Light Output:250 to 25 lumens
Weight w/batteries:12.6 oz
Run Time:8 to 30 hours
Focus Type:Wide
Origin:Made in the USA
Warranty:5 year limited warranty through Princeton Tec

Part Numbers and UPC Codes

P/N: HX2-BK; UPC: 795626021934 Princeton Tec Helix Basecamp AA Lantern, Black/Red

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Princeton Tec Helix Basecamp Lantern HX2-BK