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New Nova 850 and 250 Dive Lights from Scubapro

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The Scubapro Novo 250 (L) and Nova 850 (R)

Scubapro has updated its range of underwater lights with the new Nova 850 and Nova 250 dive torches.

The Nova 850 series replaces the previous 720 models, with an updated lumen rating and brighter beam. The torch is available as either the Nova 850, which uses 3 C-cell batteries, or the more compact 850R, which uses a single rechargeable lithium-ion cell. Both models are also available in a 'Wide' version, which increases the beam angle from the 8 spot of the regular 850 to an 80 wide light beam. '50%' modes are available on Nova 850 models to increase burn-time, which is approximately 2 hours on a single charge at full power. All the models are constructed from heavy-duty aluminium and depth-rated to 250m.

Scubapro Nova 850 and Nova 850R

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The Scubapro Novo 850R (L) and Nova 850 (R)

  • Matte black heavy duty aluminium with blue highlights
  • Cree XPL LED rated at 850 lumens / 15,000 lux @1m
  • Burn time: up to 2 hours on full power.
  • Double O-ring seals ensure watertight integrity.
  • Push-button switch designed for easy activation while wearing gloves
  • Extended light head shroud prevents the light beam from blinding other divers.
  • Over-pressure valve releases battery off-gassing 
  • Available as spot version (NOVA 850) with 8° light beam or WIDE version (NOVA 850 WIDE) with 80° beam angle
  • Dimensions: Nova 850: 253 x 45mm / Nova 850 WIDE: 246 x 45mm
  • Dimensions: Nova 850R: 161 x 45 mm / Nova 850R WIDE: 153 x 45 mm
  • Depth rating: 150m

MSRP: £131 (Nova 850), £149 (Nova 850 Wide), £155 (Nova 850R), £155 (Nova 850 R Wide)

Scubapro Nova 250

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The new Nova 250 is a compact and versatile versatile dive light that offers three modes: 100% power, 50% power and Flash, plus is equipped with an over-pressure valve to release battery off-gassing. Delivering 250 lumens of illumination, the Nova 250 is powered by one CR123A battery (rechargeable or disposable)

  • Matte black heavy duty aluminium with blue highlights
  • Cree XPG LED rated at 250 lumens / 2700 lux @1m
  • CCT (correlated color temperature): 4500K
  • Burn time: up to 5 hours
  • Double O-ring seals ensure watertight integrity
  • Three modes: 100% power, 50% power and Flash
  • Push-button switch designed for easy activation while wearing gloves
  • Extended light head shroud prevents the light beam from blinding other divers
  • Over-pressure valve releases battery off-gassing
  • Powered by a CR123A battery (not included)
  • Dimensions: 100mm x 26mm, weight: 70g
  • Depth rating: 150m

MSRP: £61.00

The Nova 850 series and Nova 205 are available now at authorised Scubapro dealers. For more information visit, and check out the NOVA Lights Dynamic Feature Page at




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