Information on Bicycle Lighting

Name Language Subject URL
Olaf Schultz German Measurement data, theory, background www.enhydralutris.de/Fahrrad/#beleuchtung
Olaf Schultz / Andreas Oehler German Headlight comparison, photo illustrations, measurement data www.fa-technik.adfc.de/Komponenten/Scheinwerfer
Martin Trautmann German Review of Dynamos (somewhat outdated) www.tandem-fahren.de/Technik/Dynamo/
Peter de Leuw German Review of bicycle lighting www.pdeleuw.de/beleuchtung.html
Velo Plus German Measurement data for dynamos 2004 www.veloplus.ch/pdf/fachinformation/beleuchtung_042004629113216.pdf
Velo Plus German Comparison of current hub dynamos including measurement data 2004 www.veloplus.ch/pdf/fachinformation/radnabendynamo_praxis2004629113332.pdf
Audax UK English Test reports, measurement data www.audax.uk.net/lights/
bikecurrent English FAQ, battery installation, headlights www.purl.org/bicycling/FAQ/bikecurrent-FAQ/
Magnus Bergson Icelandic Battery installation on SON www.mmedia.is/~ifhk/dynamo.htm

Detailed magazine articles on dynamo lighting systems

Magazine Edition Subject
ADFC Radwelt 1/98(S.67ff.) Test-stand comparison of hub dynamos
Aktiv Radfahren 1-2/05(S.98ff.) Comprehensive representation of current lighting installations, test-stand comparisons of hub dynamos, switched headlights, LED headlights (in German)
8(S.19ff.;S.22ff.), 24(S.14ff.), 47(komplett.) In-depth information on the structure and function of dynamos. Includes computer models and measurement data.
Cycle Touring & Camping 2/98(48ff.) Test stand comparison of dynamos available at the time, with much detailed accompanying text.
Trekkingbike 4/04(S.70ff.) Company profile of Schmidt Mechanical Engineering