Trans Baviaans 2016 – The Route Map

The Trans Baviaans 24hr Mountain Bike Marathon route starts in Willowmore in the main street (± 700 m above sea level) and then follows a farm road through Poortjies to link up with the Baviaanskloof turn-off ± 4 km out of town. The route then ascends over a distance of ± 26 km to the […]

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How to install and play Pokemon Go in South Africa

I suspect you’ve heard about this phenomenon called Pokemon Go…  It makes the inside dwellers go outside and the already active become even more so. If you are unfamiliar with the term Pokemon Go, it is an app/game for your smartphone where you attempt to “Catch ’em all!”, meaning the Pokemon.  Here is a quick overview […]

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How to fit LED Replacement Bulbs, FAQS & Beam Images

LED Replacement Bulbs are the easiest upgrade to your existing lights, making the biggest impact.  On top of that, they are relatively easy to fit, and fit most vehicles.  Following are some FAQS, an Illustrated Guide on How to fit H4 LED Replacement Bulbs and Images of H4 Replacement Bulbs on DIM and BRIGHT. Frequently […]

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What Should I get for the Transbaviaans 2016?

What lights do I need for the Transbaviaans 230km cycle adventure? For the Transbaviaans, you should have three lights, each serving a different purpose: PRIMARY HANDLEBAR LIGHT The Extreme Lights Endurance Cycle Light was designed specifically for ultra long distance races at night time, such as the Transbaviaans.  It has three unique features: Beam Pattern […]

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Understanding the IP Rating of your Lights

IP Rating Explained Have you ever wondered when buying Lights/Electronics/Smart Phones what the “IP Rating” means? First thing first, IP stands for “Ingress Protection”. The IP Rating system was set forth by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) so that consumers will know how well protected their Light/Electronic device is from foreign objects. There are 2 […]

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Ride Magazine May 2016 – Endurance Cycle Light Review

Tim Brink, Editor at Ride Magazine South Africa, featured the Endurance Cycle Light in their Gear Section in the May 2016 Issue. Beam Me Up… Night and Day We grew to love Extreme’s XP3 light last year – 40 hours and more on low beam, which isn’t that low at 200 lumen made it the […]

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Ndorfin Endurance Cycle Light Review

Craig Bruton from Ndorfin Adventure Media took the Endurance Cycle Light out on some night riding and shared some of his thoughts. The Endurance Light is a replacement for the XP3 light from 2015, and has a number of great improvements. The Light Itself Although the Extreme XP7 light may offer more beam for really […]

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FullSus May 2016 Extreme Lights Endurance Cycle Light Review

Shayne Dowling, the Editor at FullSus Publication took our Endurance Cycle Light for a test ride.  This is what he thought about it: Local is lekker! A bit of a cliche but sentiment aside, the local Extreme Lights products are really good.  No, they aren’t made here but the guys at Extreme Lights work closely […]


Bicycling May/June 2016 Endurance Cycle Light Review

Oli Munnik, the Tech Editor at Bicycling magazine took the Endurance Cycle Light for a spin.  This is what he had to say about it: Replacing the popular XP3, the Endurance Cycle Light boasts improved run times and a brighter beam across all modes. A GREAT ALL-ROUNDER  What do you want from a bike light?  […]

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The Ultimate LED Light Bar Torture Test

Gerrie van Zyl from  Louis Trichardt recently posted something very interesting on Facebook.  He posted some photos of a vehicle, with an Extreme Lights’ LED Light Bar mounted on the front, that recently was in an accident.  This is what he said: “Extreme Lights LED Light Bars, this is exactly why you pay more for a […]


Spots, bigger is better! The Ultimate Guide to knowing what to look for in aftermarket Spot Lights

When you are in the market to buy 4X4 Spot Lights for your Off Road vehicle you can be disorientated by all the options out there.  Here are 5 things to look at when you want to make the plunge. 1. Why fit Spot Lights? When you have Spots on your Off Road vehicle you will […]


Fake Cree LED’s Flood the market but how bad are they really?

As a local brand of high performance premium lights, it is not possible to sell a product that will result in large returns.  For that reason, it is almost impossible to compete against cheap overrated lights that are so easily available online.  Until 2015 customers that bought online from foreign mail order shops most likely […]

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5 Things to look at when buying a Cycle Light

When you decide to buy your first Cycle Light there are a couple of things to look at to make sure you buy the right light for your needs.  Here are 5 things to look at when making your decision. 1. Fit This is the first thing to check, especially if you have a non-standard […]

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Hi3 Installation on a BMW Motorcycle by Roodt Griesel from West Coast Parts

Roodt Griesel from West Coast Parts in Tableview has put together a quick and easy Installation Guide for the the Hi3 Motorcycle Lights.  He was kind enough to share it with us, so we can share the Guide with you. Hi3 Spotlight Wiring Installation Hi3 3000 Lumen spotlights are nifty, state of the art bike […]