At A Glance
The majority of Knog products are initially striking with their quirky designs and funky colours, and the Boomer USB light set is no different. Once you start to look a little closer, (and realise that it’s not in fact an asthma inhaler, but a bike light) you notice the attention to detail, high-quality build and ingenious features that the brand has become known for.Buy Lights on
Part of their Silicone line-up, each Boomer light consists of two parts; the main light body, and the flexible rubber casing. A slim, fuss-free, and waterproof partnership. The integrated rubber clip makes them quick to attach, but remain sturdy once secured and provides an easy, no tools mounting.
The single high-powered LED has a rating of 55 lumens for the front and 15 lumens for the rear, with 4 modes (constant, strobe flash, fast flash and random flash).
A decent rechargeable light set, thanks to the incorporated USB, which is ideal for keeping you visible on any on-road sections you may have to ride.Buy Lights on
This review was in Issue 20 of IMB.For more information visit Knog
By Rou ChaterRou Chater is the Publishing Editor of IMB Magazine; he’s a jack-of-all-trades and master of none, but his passion for bikes knows no bounds. His first mountain bike was a Trek 820, which he bought in 1990. It didn’t take him long to earn himself a trip to the hospital on it, and he’s never looked back since. These days he’s keeping it rubber side down, riding locally and overseas as much as possible.