The following press release is courtesy of BioLight:
Off-grid energy pioneer BioLite has just launched two new products that take outdoor life to the next level: the game-changingSolarHome 620, which electrifies any structure or vehicle, and the SunLight, a versatile hand-held solar light. And in August, the portlable, smoke-free FirePit hits the market.
Please see below for more information, and let me know if you would like to test anything out!
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Feel at home, off-grid! The SolarHome 620 is a compact, portable and self-contained system of solar lighting and charging that can turn any off-grid structure into an electrified home. Ideal for cabins, van life, and hunting structures, it features a 6-watt panel, 3 daisy-chaining lights, USB charging, and radio/mp3 capabilities.
Hanging daisy-chained lights offer multi-room lighting, with individual spaces to control your space. The optional motion sensor offers a quick hit of pathfinding light or a heads-up for nearby movement. Powered by a compact 6-watt solar panel, the central control box keeps devices charged and the music going. The LCD backlit display gives real-time feedback on power and sun strength.
- 6-watt Solar Panel
- Generate your power from the sun, and store it inside the system’s 20-watt hour powerbank
- Control Box
- The LCD Display provides real-time feedback on power level, speaker control and device charging.
- MP3 & Radio Capability. Access your music with the on-board speaker via micro SD.
- Power Out. Charge phones and other gadgets via two USB ports.
- Multi-room Lighting. Illuminate multiple spaces with two daisy-chaining, 100-lumen lights.
- Motion Sensor. The third hanging light can sense passersby for added security, or a quick hit of path-finding.
- Individual Control. Control each 100-lumen light with independent light switches that offer lo/med/hi settings
BioLite’s solar and lighting lines converge with the all-new SunLight, a durable, portable and compact (3.35” x 3.39”) light that self-charges from the power of the sun.
Offering up to 50 hours of light on a single charge, the SunLight’s integrated solar panel offers unlimited light and versatile setup so you can leave your batteries behind and free yourself from rationing your energy.
From illuminating your tent to way-finding in the dark to setting the mood for your backyard dinner, the SunLight is a simple, powerful companion for any adventure. This 100-lumen solar lantern features BioLite’s signature sundial and 360 kickstand for optimal charging. And thanks to its complete range of light colors, the SunLight offers full-color party mode for festive lighting!
- Battery-free power, thanks to self-charging solar and micro-USB input
- The 100-lumen, dimmable panel recharges via the integrated solar panel.
- Quick-charge in under two hours via the micro-USB input.
- Multi-color modes for every occasion: white for traditional lighting; red for night-vision; full color spectrum for ambiance; and Party Mode (automatically cycles through all colors) for optimum festive lighting
- Integrated Sundial. Maximize recharging speed with optimal alignment to the sun
- Versatile 360° Kickstand. Hang, stand, or hold your light – whatever your lighting needs require
- Durable plastic housing won’t pop or deflate like inflatable solar lights
- Reserve Low Power Mode gives four hours of extra light and a heads-up that it’s time to recharge.
Enjoy the warmth, smell, crackle, and feel of a wood campfire, without any of the smoke with the new FirePit. With capacity for up to four standard firewood logs, the FirePit creates hyper-efficient flames with patented airflow technology and gives you a front-row seat to the magic thanks to the X-Ray mesh body, enabling 360 views. Control the size of your flames manually or remotely with the free Bluetooth app.
Time to cook your catch? Lift the fuel rack and toss in charcoal to transform the FirePit into a hibachi style grill, complete with an included grill grate.