SPI/Soldier’s Personal Illuminator

A multi purpose self powered illuminator providing the soldier with a low level light from a single source.

The Soldier’s Personal Illuminator (SPI) can be used as:

Torch; Map Reader; Personal Marker; Route Marker; Aiming Post.

The Betalight SPI was initially designed in conjunction with the British MOD to provide the soldier with a multi-purpose self-powered light source.

SPI is supplied complete with a neck cord and clip attachment and the robust, lightweight design makes it remarkably easy to use.  Simply rotating the outer sleeve gives four lights from a single source – no power supply required. SPI provides a controlled light source ensuring maximum security against detection.

Illumination is provided by Betalight (GTLS), a glass capsule internally coated with phosphor and filled with Tritium gas, activating the phosphor particles.

SPI has a low level light source ideal for soldiers to read maps, signs, fuses and sight graduations without losing the advantages of night vision.

NATO number 6260-99-781-4147
Weight 40 grams

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