Darkroom Safe Torch



RH Designs handy torch (flashlight) is a red LED, bright and safe for black and white papers. It produces a bright  safe red light ideal for print inspection during development or Wet plate collodion processing /development.

Housed in a small plastic key-fob style enclosure with a cord which can be worn around the neck or wrist, the SafeTorch can be held and operated with one hand. The momentary switch action ensures it cannot be left on accidentally.

The SafeTorch operates on a single 12v alkaline battery (included). Replacements are easily obtainable from retailers.


  • Light source: b/w version: red high intensity LED x5.
  • Battery: 12v alkaline type L1028, 23A or equivalent
  • Size: 65x38x15mm approx.

Additional information

Weight 200 g