Our View - Silva Trail Runner Free:
The Trail Runner Free series is Silva’s most comfortable trail running head torch series to date with no annoying cords to get in the way of your night running adventures.
The Trail Runner Free is the base model of the range and aimed at less regular runners and features a Hybrid battery case and 3 x AAA batteries, but still get that all important long burn time.
The Trail Runner Free is a super lightweight and comfortable and a light beam that is optimised for runner’s needs. The Silva Trail Runner Free incorporates new technology that integrates the power cord into the headband - Free Technology.
The Hybrid battery case can carry either the AAA batteries (included) or the rechargeable Silva Hybrid battery pack (available separately) giving you the freedom to upgrade the headlamp if you wish. The case has grip friendly surfaces and holds an integrated red rear safety light.
The Trail Runner Free series is specifically designed for running and feature Silva Intelligent Light which gives you a double light beam technology and light settings that are perfect for running. The unique combination of a long reach spotlight and a close flood-light, results in less head movement, better control, improved balance, less fatigue and higher speed.
Weight is crucial to the comfort of a headlamp and every part of the Trail Runner Free has been compressed so the unit weighs just 55 gram (excl. Batteries). The headlamp is perfectly balanced, with smooth adjustments and a flat, soft textile extension cord that doesn’t tangle. The headband is soft, but firm enough, with a silicone grip on the inside to stay in place. The battery can be carried comfortably on the headband or be kept warm in your pocket to save battery life by using the included extension cord.
All-in-all the new Silva Trail Runner Free series is a real breakthrough in the running headlamp world and up to 400 lumens of light this will light pretty much any path you wish to travel.
Specifications - Silva Trail Runner Free:
- Free technology - Integrated cords in the headband. No distractions. No hassle.
- Hybrid battery case - A versatile battery case for either AAA batteries or Hybrid battery pack. Holds an integrated red rear safety light.
- Pure comfort - Lightweight and perfectly balanced with smooth adjustments and a flat, soft textile extension cord that does not tangle.
- SILVA Intelligent Light - A unique combination of long reach spot light and a close flood light - giving you a clear view of both near and far obstacles.
- Attachment - Headband
- Battery - Hybrid Battery Case, 3 x AAA
- Battery indication - Green/Red LED
- Beam pattern - Intelligent Light® – optimized light distribution
- Bulb type - 2 x semi high power LEDs
- Light modes - Max, Med, Min, Blink
- Light output - 400 Lumen
- Material - ABS, PC, TPU, Aluminum
- Water resistance - IPX5 – water resistant
- Weight (incl. batteries) - 119g
- Weight (lamp unit) - 55g