Simple, rugged, reliable. The Freeplay Kito LED Lantern is essential gear for convenient lighting whenever you need it, wherever you need it. The Kito features a single 10mm ultra-bright LED powered by Freeplay’s unique, efficient patented self-charge technology. The dependability of both LED and Freeplay technology means that you’ll never need to worry about replacing bulbs or batteries again. The super efficient self-charge system delivers an hour of bright light per minute of cranking – so you’ll never need to worry whether you’ve recharged it – you are never more than a few seconds away from useful, dependable light. Ideal for everyday and emergency use, indoors and out, the Kito puts the power in your hands. The entry level offering in the Freeplay lighting range, it’s affordable to keep several around the house – in the kids’ bedroom, the garage, the shed, the car, the basement, or anywhere that requires dependable light when you need it. Crank it either clockwise or counterclockwise for as much light as you need – and you can wind at any time for as much shine-time as you want. A simple push button switch behind a tough rubber enclosed lens makes the Kito simple and easy to use for light when you need it – anytime, anywhere. Benefits * Green energy – a sustainable solution that’s built to last. The power mechanism is tested to 500 000 input cycles, and the LEDs are rated up to 100 000 hours or 11 years of continuous use (24 hours a day). * The Kito offers complete independence from the grid and disposable batteries – never worry about changing batteries or bulbs again. * When your battery runs down and you need to wind for power, the Freeplay self-charge mechanism converts over 74% of your kinetic energy into stored electricity. * You can fly with our lantern – enabling a truly global camping or trekking lighting solution. No need to worry about spare batteries or canisters when you are traveling. * The plastic molding makes it easy to carry and use when it is cold and the carry handle is positioned to allow you to use and carry it comfortably, even with gloves on. * A great lighting solution to teach your kids about the value of green energy – and show them how their own energy can provide them with all of their lighting needs. * Affordable enough to keep several around the house in areas where it’s needed. * Complete peace of mind – never worry about whether you bought batteries or recharged it – with the Freeplay Kito you’re never more than a few seconds away from light. * Lasts virtually forever.