Petzl Pixa Z1 head torch

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Petzl Pixa Z1 head torch 

The Petzl Pixa range of torches provides essential hands free lighting. The Petzl Pixa Z1 head torch is an intrinsically safe torch certified for use in ATEX zones 1 / 21 explosive atmospheres. It’s a multibeam LED torch specifically built to withstand the rigors of industrial life. You can switch between close-range, movement and distance vision with the twist of the selector knob. It has an IP Protection Index of IP67 which means it can withstand temporary immersion and is completely sealed against the ingress of dust. It even provides up to 20 hours of reserve lighting once the batteries are nearly drained.

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Key Features

  • Maximum brightness – 100 lumens
  • Maximum distance – 95 metres
  • Maximum burn-time – 56 hours
  • ATEX certification Zones 1 / 21 for use in hazardous areas (II 2 GD Ex ib IIB T4 Gb IIIB T135° C Db)
  • Slots straight on to a Petzl Vertex helmet (versions manufactured as of 2011), Petzl Strato helmet or Petzl Alveo helmet
  • Can be used on others helmets using the headband and helmet clips
  • Water resistant (temporary immersion down to 1 metre for up to 30 minutes)
  • 3 beam settings: Large / Flood. Mixed. Focused
  • 3 brightness modes and reserve mode
  • Perfectly uniform beam for user comfort
  • Great mechanical strength - protected against falls (up to 2m), impacts and crushing (up to 80kg) 
  • Good resistance to chemicals
  • Storage function prevents inadvertent operation
  • Can be placed on a flat surface in order to direct light (90° rotation)
  • Removeable and washable headband
  • Includes helmet mounting plate
  • Batteries included (2x AA / LR06)
  • Compatible with rechargeable Ni-MH batteries (not for use in ATEX zones)


In ATEX zone, use only alkaline batteries: Energizer E91, Duracell MN1500, Duracell MX1500. 
Never open the battery case in an ATEX Zone.

Lighting Technology Lighting modes Beam pattern Brightness Distance Burn time Reserve mode
STANDARD LIGHTING close-range work flood 30 lm 15 m 56 h 5 lm for 20 h
movement mixed 70 lm 50 m 23 h
Distance vision focused 100 lm 95 m 16 h

Different versions

Petzl Pixa 1
Petzl Pixa 2
Petzl Pixa 3
Petzl Pixa 3R



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Wash and rinse in clean water using pure soap
+30°C / 86°F (max.)


 Dry in a well-ventilated place away from direct sources of heat or sunlight.



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Torches and Lighting
Head Torches
Brightness Output
100 Lumens
Constant Lighting
Beam Pattern
Flood, Mixed, Focused,
Power Source
Standard Battery
Battery Compatibility
Lighting Modes
Waterproof Rating
IP 67

Environments & Standards

Atex Zones
II 2 GD Ex ib IIB T4 Gb
IIIB T135° C Db
Operating Temperature from
-20°C / -4°F
Operating Temperature to
+40°C / +104°F


Industrial or Sport Use
Weight (g)
3 Years

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