Custom Stvzo-type Dual Beam Bike Light?

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Custom Stvzo-type Dual Beam Bike Light?

Was looking at the Lumintop B01. Output is only a mere 850lm. Is anyone able to bump that output to 2000lm? Change of pcb or change of LED doesn’t matter. Would love it in WW.

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I afraid battery is not going to last very long at that brightness.

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Just get a normal flashlight with a bike mount, done.

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If you want a StVZO compliant light, you are not allowed to modify it. The Lumintop B01 is not certified to be StVZO compliant and cannot be used on public roads in Germany.

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Ah, I didn’t realize what “StVZO” was.

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I’m sure if you could fit an xhp 70.2 it would bump the lumens nicely:). Sure made a massive difference to an old bike light mod of mine.

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SammysHP wrote:
If you want a StVZO compliant light, you are not allowed to modify it. The Lumintop B01 is not certified to be StVZO compliant and cannot be used on public roads in Germany.

Yeah I figured. However, I’m not in Germany nor am I subjected to those laws. I just like the dual profile beam.

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whokilledJR wrote:
I’m sure if you could fit an xhp 70.2 it would bump the lumens nicely:). Sure made a massive difference to an old bike light mod of mine.

Was considering that but I will need modification to the pcb or a pcb replacement.

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freeme wrote:

I afraid battery is not going to last very long at that brightness.


Not an issue. I always carry multiple spare batteries. I have an MT09R mounted on the bike too…

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Wrathbringer27 wrote:
SammysHP wrote:
If you want a StVZO compliant light, you are not allowed to modify it. The Lumintop B01 is not certified to be StVZO compliant and cannot be used on public roads in Germany.

Yeah I figured. However, I’m not in Germany nor am I subjected to those laws. I just like the dual profile beam.

You asked for a “Stvzo Bike Light” and StVZO stands for the German Straßenverkehrs-Zulassungs-Ordnung which is “Road Traffic Licensing Regulation”.
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SammysHP wrote:
If you want a StVZO compliant light, you are not allowed to modify it. The Lumintop B01 is not certified to be StVZO compliant and cannot be used on public roads in Germany.
Yeah I figured. However, I’m not in Germany nor am I subjected to those laws. I just like the dual profile beam.
You asked for a “Stvzo Bike Light” and StVZO stands for the German Straßenverkehrs-Zulassungs-Ordnung which is “Road Traffic Licensing Regulation”.

Ah yes, I guessed my usage of it is wrong. Let me rectify the title.

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I used to live in Germany and simply bought a STVZO copliant bicycle light, mounting a flashlight onto the handlebar is equally not permitted because the lacking cut-off and beam wouldn’t be allowed like that. This 2000mAh light shall be legal to use in Germany.

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Truck wrote:
I used to live in Germany and simply bought a STVZO copliant bicycle light, mounting a flashlight onto the handlebar is equally not permitted because the lacking cut-off and beam wouldn’t be allowed like that. This 2000mAh light shall be legal to use in Germany.

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I’m not in Germany. Just looking for a dual beam type light w high output

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Apologies, I forgot to read your location on your profile.
I only read the legal requirement and assumed that you or someone you know needs this in Germany.

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Mount 3 of ‘em?

Ain’t kidding… much.

3× the output means more than 3× the heat, and that little beastie likely couldn’t handle it for very long before cooking or stepping down something fierce.

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Ive been wondering about making my own as well. Maybe using a C8+ and something like https://www.aliexpress.com/item/32563389630.html?spm=a2g0o.store_pc_grou...