Frequently Asked Questions

 

Zartek rechargeable 3W CREE torch ZA-450C


Q.
How bright is the globe on the torch?

A.
The Zartek rechargeable torch uses a 3 Watt CREE LED globe. This globe is the latest technology in high intensity lighting. The light is a powerful flawless white beam of approximately 150 lumens. The beam can be adjusted from a spot to a wide beam (flood) by turning the head of the torch as a reflector is situated within the head. Each globe has a lifetime warranty and can be used for 100 000 hours before replacing. This globe has replaced the Luxeon LED as it is double the brightness and efficiency yet similar price and operating time.


Q.
How long does the battery last and how long does it take to charge the battery?
A.
There is a choice between low bright (press button once) and high bright (press button twice). On low bright the charge will last 12 hours and on high bright 3.5 hours.

Charging time from flat to full is 5-6 hours. The battery pack is NiMH and has a capacity of 2000mAH which can be recharged approximately 750 times.

 

Q.
How is the torch recharged?

A.
Each torch comes with a mains power transformer, a vehicle charger adaptor and a smart battery charger. The smart charger plugs directly into the torch and the AC or vehicle adaptor connects to the smart charger. A red LED indicates power on. A flashing blue LED indicates charging and still blue LED indicates fully charged.