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post #1 of 80 (permalink) Old 07-03-2016, 06:58 PM Thread Starter
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I read a lot of people asking questions about various types of headlights, ranging from intensity, color temperature, beam pattern and cost.

In this video I took 4 different types of headlights that I have and tried to give you as much information as possible on each one.

And yes, two of them come from the LED Factory Mart in China.

I am not going to tell you which one is better, but to give you as much data so you can make an informed decision if you are looking for one.

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I am not making any money from anyone, I am doing these videos for you.

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Very enlightening Paul...thanks for that excellent production. What is the ordering spec for that plug in LED? There's more room in the CrossRoads headlight bucket for that unit and I like that feature where you can rotate the bulb for best pattern.
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Very enlightening Paul...thanks for that excellent production. What is the ordering spec for that plug in LED? There's more room for that in the CrossRoads headlight bucket for that unit.
This is where I got it from:

https://www.ledfactorymart.com/colle...air-hi-lo-beam

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Checked out that site and learned that there is also a ballast. That might be a deal breaker as there's room in that headlight bucket, but maybe not that much.

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Another good video Paul. My 2012 CCT came standard with the Victory factory (oem) HID headlight. I have yet to see a reason to change it out. Nothing I've ever seen posted anywhere has shown anything else with a wider, brighter or a better light pattern than the Victory factory HID light.

They're a bit expensive at $449 (MSRP) but they're awesome. Of course the usual good places to buy from give nice discounts from MSRP.

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That foreign becon headlight had poor light output vs the OEM victory one
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That foreign becon headlight had poor light output vs the OEM victory one
Yeah it was the lowest of the four tested.
However the specs do indicate that amount of light output.
I got this light just for this video because people were asking about it.
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Super video Paul.... always a pleasure looking and learning from your videos...

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Paul, you are a credit to Victory owners everywhere, that's a lot of effort to educate us.
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Thanks Paul, but I'm staying with my Victory HID from CrossRoads,
could you put that up as a comparison too.
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