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Fenix HM61R FAQs

Everything you need to know about the Fenix HM61R headlamp

What batteries work with the Fenix HM61R headlamp?

The HM61R is compatible with either one 18650 lithium-ion battery or two CR123 lithium batteries.

What's your longest throwing Fenix headlamp?

Our current longest throwing headlamps are the HM65R-T headlamp which has a maximum throw of 170 meters, and the HM65R headlamp which has a maximum throw of 163 meters. In third is the HM61R at 145 meters. Check out all of our Fenix headlamps. This i

What is the color temperature of the HM61R?

The HM61R floodlight has a color temperature of 4500K. The spotlight has a color temperature of 5700K.

What is the charging current of the magnetic charging cable?

The included magnetic cable has a charging current of 1A.

What Fenix flashlights use the magnetic charging cable?

Models currently in production include:. Discontinued models include:. This information may change in the future.

Is the charging port on the HM61R waterproof?

Yes the HM61R features a magnetic charging port that does not leave the internal electronics exposed. It is fully waterproof to IP68 standard (fully submersible to 2 meters for up to 30 minutes). Please ensure that the magnetic port is dry before cha

How long does it take to fully charge the HM61R?

The included ARB-L18-3400 battery can be fully charged in roughly 4 hours.

Why does my HM61R not reach its full output?

There are a couple of reasons that your headlamp may not be reaching the upper output levels. The battery may be low. Please try to recharge the battery. If the problem persists, try a different battery in the headlamp. The headlamp may be too hot. O

Is the magnetic charging port on the HM61R waterproof?

Yes, the magnetic port is rated to IP68 protection, fully submersible to up to 2 meters for up to 30 minutes. We do recommend that you do not use the charging port if it is wet. If the flashlight gets wet please ensure that the port is completely dry

Does the HM61R have a memory function?

Yes the HM61R will turn on again in whatever setting it was in when it was last turned off.

What is the working voltage of the HM61R?

The working voltage of the HM61R is 3.7V.