Explosion Proof Inspection Work Light & Drop Light

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Inspection Light, Work Light, Drop Light, Hand Lamp, & Blast Light … One Work Light, Many Applications!

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Product Features

Additional information

Approved for:

Class I, Div 1 & 2; Groups C & D
Class II, Div 1 & 2; Groups E, F, & G
CSA Zones 1 & 2; Zones 20, 21, & 22 (rated for use in Canada)

Conforms to:

UL Stds 153, 8750, 781, 844

Certified to:

CSA Stds C22.2#s, 12, 25, 137

Suitable for:

Wet Location Use


Portable Luminary (Portable Luminaire)

Temperature Rating:

T5 (-40°C to +40°C) / T4 (-40°C to + 100°C)


XP-G Cree

LED Color:

~6000K, CRI >70

Light Output:

– 45,000 lux at 1ft.
– >2,100 lumens

Standard Optic:

25° refractive, collimated beam

Light Head Power:

– 21 VDC, 800mA, LVLE (A & C Models)
– 120 VAC, 3A (B Model)


– 3 lbs (light head only)
– 20 lbs (light head and 100' cable)


– Short Handle (8.2"L x 3"D)
– Long handle (13.5"L x 3"D)

Body Material:

– Machined solid blocks of 6061-T6 Aluminum
– Polyurethane Bumpers


Blast Lens, Filters & Diffusers, Hanging Hook, Overspray Protection Bags

Optional Configurations:

STRIKER 8100 LH (Long Handle Version)
STRIKER 8100 SH (Short Handle Version)

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Country of Origin:

Designed & Manufactured in the USA


2 reviews for The STRIKER™

  1. Field Engineer

    “The lights are working great; the guys on the floor like them, tell your folks good job.”

  2. Major Airplane Manufacturer

    The lights are still a big hit with our Fuel Tank Entry group. Everybody I have asked says they are the best lights they have used…

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Full Product Description


Model 8100 | Explosion Proof Inspection Work Light & Drop Light

Shine a light on the darkest of work site conditions with the STRIKER™ | Explosion Proof Inspection Work Light & Drop Light. The long handle configuration is perfect for hand-held inspection use in hazardous locations and confined spaces.  The short handle configuration, dome diffuser & hook mount converts this explosion proof light into a drop light. Replaceable blast lenses, overspray protection bags and stanchions are available. The STRIKER™ could also be used as an explosion proof blast light.  The STRIKER™ was designed to meet an incredible variety of applications. This work light is quickly becoming the go-to tool for industrial job sites worldwide. Part of our KICK-IT TOUGH™ LED Safety Lights!

The STRIKER™ is certified and approved for hazardous locations (HazLoc):

  • Class I, Div 1 & 2, Groups C & D;
  • Class II, Div 1 & 2, Groups E, F, & G
  • CSA Zones 1 & 2; Zones 20,21 & 22
  • Portable Luminaire (UL 153)
  • Wet Location
  • Low Voltage (LVLE)

Go to our Industries & Applications page to view more examples of our lights in use.

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*Equipment specifications, options & availability subject to change.
(Last update: Apr. 22, 2021)


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