Big Blue VL1300 Rechargeable L.E.D. Light VL1300 026894


Video: Big Blue VL Rechargeable L.E.D. Dive Light Video Review
Mfg Part #: VL1300
  • Free Goodman G-Glove
  • Free Snap-on Color filters (Red and Yellow)
  • Free 1-inch ball is included
  • Aluminum body
  • State of the art ultra bright L.E.D (Light Emitting Diode Technology)
  • Shock and impact resistant L.E.D. bulb
  • High Intensity White L.E.D. light travels farther underwater for maximum visibility and truer colors
  • Fully Self-Contained with no cords or canisters
  • 1 x 30Watt LED chip
  • Aluminum Body
  • Magnetic switch with 3 power levels (25%, 50%, 100%) is insulated from all internal parts eliminating risk of leakage 
  • Thermal protection system prevents the light from overheating
  • Locking switch on to prevent accidental on/off
  • BATTERY: Rechargeable NiMH batter pack
  • ANGLE: 85 degrees, no hot spots or periphery rings
  • BURN TIME: 1.4 hours on Hi, 6.5 hours on Lo
  • DIMENSIONS: 2 x 7 inches
  • BRIGHTNESS: 1300 Lumens
  • DEPTH: 330 feet
  • COLOR: Black only

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  • Joey:

    How bright is this light on low

    Bill  (Certified Scuba Instructor at

    The low range is about 25% of full power. For specific lumens you might want to contact the manufacture directly.

VL1300: Bigblue’s original video light the VL1300 is a great all-purpose video light. It is a self-contained, compact yet powerful diving light best suited for video, but included with the light are several accessories that make the Bigblue VL1300 a great choice as an all-around primary or video light. It boasts a very clean and even 85 degree beam angle at 1300 lumens brightness with three power settings ranging from 325 lumens to the full 1300 which are controlled by a rotary magnetic switch with transport lock. This light is sold with a Goodman-style soft neoprene handle with a reinforced glove and an aluminum plate for stability on the back of your hand. Other great accessories included in the VL1300 light package are a standard 1” ball joint, a smart charger offering the user quick or slow charge options, two video color filters in red and yellow colors allowing the user to control the color temperature of the light. This versatile video light has been a staple in the Bigblue Dive Lights line-up for years and continues to provide divers with a quality diving experience. 

Light Source 1 x 30W LED
Light Output 1300 lumens on III, 650 lumens on II, 325 lumens on I
Casing Material Aluminum alloy, anti-corrosive anodized
Power Source NiMH rechargeable battery pack
Angle Of Light Beam 85 degrees under water, 77 degree on land
Safety Designs Double o-ring sealed, Thermal Protection System
Color Temperature 6500K standard, 3500K with yellow filter
Burn Time I mode=6.5 hrs., II mode=3 hrs., III mode=1.4 hrs.
Maximum Depth 100M tested
Size D 53mm x L 178mm
Grip 1
Video Filters Yellow and Red
Weight 663g
Bouyancy -297g
Switching System Magnetic rotary switch (O, I, II, III)
Transportation Lock Yes
Front Glass Optical convex
Lantern Handles compatible with P/N: LNTHANDLE (sold separately)

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