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By Thirty Third Parallel
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ONE POWERFUL LIGHT. ALWAYS READY. FIT FOR EVERY NEED.

We are proud to introduce PAL, or Portable Adaptive Lighting - a powerful and rugged light that pairs with accessories to deliver illumination wherever its needed. Whether you use it on its own or you pair it with an accessory, PAL is designed to perform among the best in class. 

HERE IS HOW IT WORKS.

Our modular connection allows for easy one-handed operation - creating the ability to customize your lighting based on your active lifestyle.

The basis for the modular connection is rooted in reliability and utility. We needed to find a way to securely attach the light to an accessory while still maintaining smooth and easy operation.

HERE ARE THE FEATURES.

 

SMALL BUT POWERFUL.

 TECHNICAL SPECS.

ACCESSORIES FOR UNLIMITED UTILITY.

By pairing with a suite of compatible accessories, PAL can transform into the perfect light for all of your needs. With accessories that provide access to ambient lighting, task lighting and mobile lighting, we have a solution that will enable you to maximize your time spent outdoors at night.

 PAL IN ACTION.

Our patented attachment system uses opposing magnetic poles to seamlessly rotate PAL into a secure mechanical and electrical* connection with its accessories. 

DESIGNED WITH YOU IN MIND.

All personal lighting products are different - different brands, different battery sizes, different applications...and since we all have different needs, we found ourselves with an unnecessary number of personal lighting products.

We were frustrated - and we couldn't find a solution that would provide us with reliable access to light in all conditions...so we set out to develop the perfect light for every application.

After countless hours of design, several prototype iterations, and long debates about user interaction, we developed a simple and intuitive solution - a modular light with the functional utility that allows precise access to light for a limitless number of activities.

PERFECTING A MODULAR LIGHTING SYSTEM AS VERSATILE AS OUR LIVES.

We teamed with the best and brightest designers and engineers to develop a lighting system that could match our needs. We spent countless hours exploring various form factors, connection methods, and user interactions. After relentless iteration and prototyping, we developed a one-handed modular system that is just as relevant in the home as it is in the outdoors.

A CLOSER LOOK.

No more fumbling with a single button - we simplified the interaction with tactile buttons that each serve a purpose. 

use PAL with the flashlight handle for a range of activities, and to recharge PAL.
use PAL with the flashlight handle for a range of activities, and to recharge PAL.

 

use PAL as a headlamp for hands free illumination
use PAL as a headlamp for hands free illumination

 

take PAL on a ride by pairing it with the bike mount.
take PAL on a ride by pairing it with the bike mount.

 

use PAL with the lantern accessory for ambient lighting.
use PAL with the lantern accessory for ambient lighting.

 

use PAL with the task arm accessory to access focused light.
use PAL with the task arm accessory to access focused light.

 

use the flashlight handle accessory to recharge PAL and other devices on the go.
use the flashlight handle accessory to recharge PAL and other devices on the go.

THE TEAM BEHIND THE DREAM.

We believe that everyone has a duality to their lives - an urban side where we live and work, and a wild side that longs to be outdoors. We strive to help people bridge this gap between urban and wild by enabling them to get out and explore, even after the sun goes down. 

Chris and Derek are brothers-in-law with a common passion for travel and adventure, always looking for new experiences and challenges. Though they share numerous interests (including the need for better personal lighting), their backgrounds could not be more different. While Chris was growing up in southern New Mexico, hunting, fishing, and exploring the high desert, Derek was living abroad in Singapore, traveling extensively throughout Asia. 

Their varied backgrounds and experiences became the genesis of Thirty Third Parallel’s products and led to the urban / wild brand that they embody. They can’t wait to see how PAL will help you get the most out of the night!

Daylight is an award winning product design consultancy based in San Francisco. With backgrounds at some of the largest and most respected design firms in the world, Daylight applied an innovative, human-centered approach to bring PAL to life.

Having held senior electrical engineering positions at IDEO, Apple, Tesla and more, Scott B. has brought an extensive product-development background to bear on the design of the our products.

Scott W. is a mechanical engineer with 25 years of experience in product design. With a background at IDEO, and a consulting career that involves work with other Bay Area design firms on projects with Intel, Universal Studios, Fiat Motors and more, Scott has led the mechanical development of our products.

WE HAVE A SOLID PLAN TO DELIVER.

SUPPORTER GEAR.

WE CAN'T WAIT TO SEE WHERE PAL TAKES YOU!

 

Risks and challenges

It’s important for us to mention that anytime a product is manufactured there are risks involved. From factory delays to delays at the port - unexpected challenges can present themselves and potentially alter our projected timeline.

We have teamed with a high-caliber manufacturing partner that specializes in working with entrepreneurs and start-ups. From manufacturing & quality control to packaging & logistics, our partner will help efficiently and effectively deliver our products to you. Our #1 priority is to deliver a product that is of the highest standard of quality.

We believe there is global demand for our products and love the idea of PAL adopters around the world. We have optimized shipping rates within the continental US to ensure free domestic shipping. We have estimated our international shipping costs to the best of our ability, and we believe that our international shipping rates are competitive and fair.

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    Thanks for the support! You're sure to be stylish and comfortable with your new 33P threads.

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    The Basic Pack

    Everyone likes knowing that they have a reliable light in their house that is always charged and at the ready. The basic package is just that!

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    The Hands Free Pack

    We know from experience that sometimes you need light AND your hands. Pair PAL with the Headlamp Strap accessory for ultimate access to hands-free lighting.

    Whether you're into hiking, camping or working under the hood of your car, this is the package for you.

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    The Rider Pack

    For all of those that ride their bike at night - we have a solution for you too! PAL easily attaches and detaches from the Bike Mount accessory, so no more worrying about whether or not your bike light will be there when you get back.

    Whether you're commuting to work or hitting the trails, this is the package for you.

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    The Battery Buddy Pack

    We have all been there - your power goes out and you need a light. We have you covered.

    Pair PAL with the battery equipped Flashlight accessory to access 2x the run-time of PAL - and recharge PAL at the same time.

    And since we are a mobile society, the Flashlight accessory also doubles as a battery pack, so you can charge your other devices on the go.

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    The Everything Pack | EARLY BIRD SPECIAL

    Thanks for coming in early! If you are the type of person that is on the move, and is tired of owning and managing multiple lighting products, you're in luck!

    Get the full suite of products at a super special price for your super early support.

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    Be the envy of your friends in the neighborhood and on the trail with the ultimate modular lighting system.

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    Make sure that you have something to give on the holidays - delivery of all merchandise by 12/24.

    We'll also throw in a personalized card from our team about the bigger gift you'll be giving, just a little later - an awesome suite of lighting products!

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    The Friends & Family Pack

    Maybe you have a lot of friends? Or maybe you own a small business and want to outfit your team. Not only will you have the ultimate access to light, but nine of your closest friends will also get the most out of the night.

    They will definitely remember you on your birthday if you give them one of these.

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    Texas Ranch Adventure

    Grab three friends and head to Dallas to join the Thirty Third Parallel team for a weekend adventure at an exclusive and authentic Texas ranch.

    Once you are here, we will provide everything you and your friends need to make it a once in a lifetime experience.

    Additionally, we will include a full suite of products for each member of the party.

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    Get everything you need to light up the night, and some good looking threads to boot (apparel delivered by 12/24)!

    We will also throw in a personalized card for that special someone letting them know they have more gifts on the way!

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