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  • Planet Bike Blinky "3H" 3-Led Rear Bicycle Light with Self Leveling Helmet Mount
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Planet Bike Blinky "3H" 3-Led Rear Bicycle Light with Self Leveling Helmet Mount

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  • 3 Super-bright eXtreme LEDs and built-in parabolic reflector provide visibility for up to 1 mile
  • Flashing and steady mode
  • Includes self-leveling helmet mount, seat post and seat stay mounts
  • Reflective lens and exclusive ScotchliteTM side reflective strips for extra visibility
  • Up to 100 hours of run time on 1 AAA battery (included)
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Frequently Bought Together

Planet Bike Blinky "3H" 3-Led Rear Bicycle Light with Self Leveling Helmet Mount + Planet Bike Sport Spot 4 LED Bicycle Light with Head, and Handlebar Mounts + Planet Bike BRT Strap Multi-Use LED Bicycle Safety Light
Price for all three: $66.50

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Product Description

The Planet Bike BRT-3H Taillight includes batteries, and self-leveling helmet mount, seatpost bracket, and a pocket clip.
  • Soft-touch flash/constant/off switch
  • Features a reflector integrated into the lens and Scotchlite reflective side strips
  • Includes batteries, and self-leveling helmet mount, seatpost bracket, and pocket clip
  • Brighter LED's
Item Specifications
Weight48g
Battery1AAA
Bulb3 LED
Run Time100+

Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 4 x 4 x 4 inches ; 5 ounces
  • Shipping Weight: 3.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B000793NY4
  • Item model number: LT2009
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (104 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #5,497 in Sports & Outdoors (See Top 100 in Sports & Outdoors)
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Customer Reviews

Bright and works great.
Jorge Berova
While this isn't the brightest light out there, the fact that it is self-leveling makes it always in the right position and more visible than any other light.
Philip Pace
I feel safer because drivers can generally see my helmet, without their view being obstructed by cars behind me.
The Skeptic

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49 of 51 people found the following review helpful By OB Ron on April 18, 2008
The Blinky "3H" is great, but don't miss making a combo with the Planet Bike Sport Spot 4 LED Bicycle Light with Head, and Handlebar Mounts as a headlight to mount on your helmet. With the Sport Spot on the front, it's fantastic to be able to point a light at drivers just by looking at them. Since the Blinky "3H" swings, it sort of flashes randomly without using the flash mode. (I use a separate flashing taillight attached to my backpack.) These lights are very light weight. I hardly know I have them mounted on my helmet. Most people who see me with them on my helmet think they're great. These two should be sold as a combo since the headlight takes three batteries, and the rear light takes one, so you can easily recharge four NiMH batteries at a time. The only deficiency on the Sport Spot headlight is that it's tough to get the mounting angle right with the limited places to strap it onto your helmet, so you might have to glue a little wedge on it to adjust the angle.

Another great night safety product is the Planet Bike BRT Strap Multi-Use LED Bicycle Safety Light. Nearly the whole strap (7" x 13/16" of it) glows or blinks bright red when it's turned on -- it appears as a yellow reflective surface when it's off. It works great. It's lightweight, easy to use and comfortable, plus fits in my hip-pack nicely. I use it as a leg-light (above my left calf) for night biking or late afternoon inline skating. Having a light move as you pedal, and highlight the left edge of your bike provides a major safety advantage.
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19 of 19 people found the following review helpful By Philip Pace on July 10, 2010
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The issue with LEDs is the focus of the lights. They can either be well seen vertically or horizontally, and all manufacturers design their LEDs with a broad horizontal pattern. This means if the light isn't perfectly level, it's virtually useless (check out the scores of different lights during a night ride).

While this isn't the brightest light out there, the fact that it is self-leveling makes it always in the right position and more visible than any other light. Unless you hard mount a light to your bike and make sure it's level, you're never gonna get the best projection of light. Besides, the higher up the light is, the easier it can be seen. No one who rides at night should be without this thing mounted to their helmet!

Down side - after four years of it bouncing around my helmet, the bracket kinda wore out (I attached it to a curved part, so there was stress on the bracket). Planet Bike sells a replacement kit for $5 - great customer insight on their part.
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15 of 15 people found the following review helpful By Charles G. VINE VOICE on February 26, 2008
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It's bright, it sits up high on your helmet but stays perfectly level, and so it's a real boon to safety. I used to have cars approach from behind and then turn in front of me until I got this light. Now it rarely happens. And a single AAA battery (included) lasts a pretty long time.

Press the button to flash (all three LEDs flash at the same time), hold them on, or turn them off. Use the included velcro-based elastic strap to attach to the holes in the back of your helmet.

Everyone should have one of these.
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15 of 16 people found the following review helpful By Scout on May 25, 2007
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Bikers and car drivers would lean out and say they liked my helmet light, and I was using it in Manhattan, a place with enough distractions -- so now that mine finally broke I've been searching to make sure I get the same again, cause it just plain works well.
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10 of 10 people found the following review helpful By Casu Marzu on October 6, 2008
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I live in a big city with lots of cars who arn't looking for me. After a near-miss where I had to throw myself into a controlled fall to avoid being hit by a truck that blew his stop sign and listening to the driver's lame "I didn't see you" excuse, I decided that I NEEDED this light.

As it's helmet-mounted it's up as high as can be and is about eye-level with the drivers behind you. The gimbaled action of the helmet mount keeps the light visable when ascending or decending hills. Also, the motion of the light created when the cyclist is in motion adds to its attention getting properties.

The light has two light patterns: Steady on or a single flash pattern. I wish it had a chasing option, but it doesn't :-(

Overall I love this light and am planning to buy another for my other helmet.
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14 of 16 people found the following review helpful By L. Spear on August 24, 2006
This is a great item to attach to your helmet!

I have it attached to my helmet and ride with it, while I train for races, in the day and at night. I want to be as visable to cars as possible. Cars can see this light from much farther away then a bike mounted light that is too low.

I am always concerned the old people can't see me so I feel better riding with the light.

Boca Raton, Florida
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10 of 11 people found the following review helpful By S. Pauter on December 28, 2008
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Bright little light. I like the idea of the high-mounted light for better visibility, but the helmet mount doesn't fit my helmet very well. I'm a little worried about the durability of the mounting bracket, but it's holding up ok so far. We use this in addition to a regular light mounted on the seatpost for better visibility in intersections where you might be turning your head to look for cross-traffic. Two other things that keep me from giving it a higher rating, the self-leveling doesn't keep it perpendicular to the road, it points down slightly, making it harder to see from a distance and the power button on the back is very easy activate accidentally.
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