Niterider is an American brand which is dedicated to designing high quality performance lights using the best materials and latest technologies. Bicycle Lights are an integral part of your daily commute and can mean the difference between being seen or not by motorists on the road. We got the opportunity to review the Niterider Mako 200/TL 5.0 SL Combo Front and Tail Light set and here is what we thought.
The Niterider Mako 200 Front Light delivers a 200 Lumen power output. The Mako 200 has 3 different modes – High, Low and Flashing with Run Times of 15 hours, 28:30 hours and 60 hours respectively. The light comes with a handlebar strap on mount with a quick release tab. This Front Light is powered by 2 x Alkaline AA batteries and weighs 175 grams only.
The TL 5.0 SL Tail Light from Niterider has a 10 Lumen power output. This Safety Light has 5 Ultra Bright RED LEDs which gives you a 210 degree of visibility, this is definitely a plus point to ensure you are seen by others in low light conditions. The TL 5.0 SL has 4 different modes – High, High Flash, Low and Low Flash. This Tail Light is powered by 2 x Alkaline AAA batteries which provides a run time of up to 100 hours and the light weighs only 70 grams.
The Mako 200 and TL 5.0 SL Lights have a lightweight build and look stylish. Both the lights are IP64 water resistant which allows you to use these lights in the rain as well. The Mako 200 Front light comes with a handlebar strap mount which is compatible with standard handlebars and securely holds the light in place while riding. The TL 5.0 SL also has a rubber starp mount which securely fastens the light to standard seatposts easily, the Tail Light also has a clip at the back which allows you to clip this light either to your jersey pocket or onto a backpack or Saddle bag easily.Inside the box for the Niterider Mako 200/TL 5.0 SL Combo you will get the two lights, the mount for the Mako 200, the mount for the TL 5.0 SL, 2 Alkaline AA batteries and 2 Alkaline AAA batteries. Both these lights come with Lifetime Warranty that covers any defects in mechanical components and LEDs.
Priced at Rs.1,899 (as on 6th February 2020), the Niterider Mako 200/TL 5.0 SL Combo is a Value for Money Light Set for Urban Commuters who want to be seen as well as see while commuting.
Prices and Specifications/Components are subject to change by the brand, without due notice.