Black Diamond's Icon Headlamp is their 'flagship' headlamp with a massive 500 lumens output, water resistant construction and a head mounted battery pack.
Black Diamond says:
Our brightest, most powerful headlamp for professionals and adventurers who demand high-output lighting, the redesigned Icon headlamp features a striking 500-lumens of power, waterproof construction and a removable, balanced battery pack.
Whether you're rappelling an alpine route or 50 miles into an overnight trail run, the Black Diamond Icon Headlamp provides an unparalleled 500-lumen output, making it our most powerful light. Waterproof to 1 meter, it’s fortified for mishaps, and with red, green and blue night-vision modes, its versatile for any mission and easily protects your night vision. Now with a removable battery pack that can be easily stowed in a pocket to preserve battery life and programmable brightness memory, the Icon can be customized to fit any adventure.
The Black Diamond ICON is a modern classic and this latest upgraded version now takes advantage of leading edge technology. The ICON carries on the tradition of a highly professional light source suitable for guides and group leaders who need the extra performance and power in their equipment. Or for you if you want this as well.
- Reviewed by Ultralight Outdoor Gear