October 28th - November 9th SEMA AutoShow, Las Vegas - shop closed & limited staff
Vision X Lighting
Defenders Northwest has free standard shipping every day on all of the excellent lights from Vision X.
Vision X Lighting
Vision Motor Sports, located in Seattle Washington, was established in 1997 with a mission to revolutionize the lighting industry. Today Vision X makes the most advanced professional outdoor vehicle lighting products in the World.
The Key to Vision X’s ongoing success, un-matched quality, valuing customer input, and performance is our team of world class engineers who have taken outlandish concepts from conception and put them into production. Our engineers are never afraid of re-examining products to find ways to better serve customers. Since its conception, Vision X has listened to the end user and put their ideas into action to further the quality, performance, and functionality of all vision X products.
Defenders Northwest & Vision X
Defenders Northwest searches out the finest product providers to solve the distinct needs of our Defender-centric customer base. We select the best combination of functionality, durability, and systems integration to match the varied styling and uses of the vehicles. From Classically Styled Overland Travel trucks to modern daily driver, our focus is on finding products and suppliers that work with our needs and yours. Vision X is a local company that has developed sturdy functional products that survive the difficult conditions presented day in and day out in the marine, mining, and off-road racing environments.
All products are put on a digital power meter to test that it is consuming the correct amount of power, checking for any electrical faults.
EMI Products are tested in a sealed chamber to ensure that they don’t introduce RF noise into electronics/radios.
Submersion/Aging Once products are assembled every product is run through a submersion test then placed onto an aging rack and powered up for 30 minutes to ensure proper operation.
Thermal Impact Rapid Temperature Change Products are placed in a -40°C chamber for 30 minutes, then placed in a 80°C chamber for 30 minutes, then run for continuously for 72 hours.
Photometric Isolux Beam Pattern Lights are tested in the Goniophotometer (measurement of the light emitted from an object at different angles) to model the beam pattern and depict the overall light output.
High Temperature & High Humidity Products are placed in a 60°C, 94% humidity chamber and left operational for 72 hours, then inspected for moisture, water drops, damaged LEDs, flickering LEDs, and more.
Water Ingress High Pressure IP69K Products are sprayed from close distances with 80~100 BAR pressurized water to verify the Ingress Protection rating, ensuring they are sealed properly.
Vibration 15.6 G rms Rating Products are placed on the vibration shock table with a vibration range of 25.6G for 4 hours to test that they can withstand the rated vibration standard. Products tested at 60 G rms are performed off-site.
Long Term Durability Products are then switched on and off 20,000 times repeatedly to ensure that they remain functional after all testing.