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    Cheap light then modify to 3up

    I also change the mount, now can fit any GoPro mount
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    Nice, looks like I started something with the 3up conversions lol. Surprisingly alot of lights cant do it though, the hole for hte emitter is too small, good job on finding another one that will fit it. But if it was me I would have spaced the emitters/optics to the front rather than have them all the way down, loose alot of light being reflected off a black surface inside the tube before exiting the light.

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    Yes, I noticed already, looking for the right size aluminum, then will make it perfect

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    20mm rod, cut to length needed to space the emitters forward.

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    Nice conversion. Did you change the driver?

    20mm triples can make a lot of light, but the optics don't do much for a nice beam. Too much flood and no throw IMO.

    Best beam in a 20mm size is still the Ledil Regina reflector though only a single emitter.
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    The narrow spot optic isn't bad for throw, especially when using the new xp-l hi because if their output over XP-g2s (more easily driven/run cooler over 1.5A). Its not a Regina for the nice spot, more something like 20-25 deg optic.

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    Good point! I've only tried the narrow spot triple (Carclo) on XP-G emitters. The XP-L Hi might make it work. I have not gotten any of those yet. 20-25 degrees is awfully wide though. The LEDDNA 10 degree is about as wide a beam as I want.
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    Ya itll still be wide, but xp-l hi pushed to 2-2.5A would get the throw back. Im still playing with varying optics set ups as I wonder how something wide but throwy on the lid would do. Too bad carclo hasnt/wont make a narrower version. They have one with a bit smaller spot but its frosted.

    Im.curious to hear OP's impressions using his new headlamp.

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