This Mantis Clip On Task Lamp from Quirky can provide light where you need it. The lamp is portable and battery-operated (2 AA batteries), so you can use it where there’s no power outlet or you can take it with you. It consists of two parts: the lamp and a removable clip. The lamp is 9.5″ long X 1.25″ in diameter. It has 11 bright LEDs; it’s energy efficient, so you’ll get 30 hours of light from a set of batteries. The lamp turns itself off after 2 hours, so you don’t have to worry about draining the batteries if you forget. Two rubber-tipped legs fold out for use as a tabletop lamp. Add the 2.5″ long X 1.5″ thick X 2.5″ tall clip, and you can clip the lamp to your computer monitor, laptop lid, shelf, or table. The clip allows the lamp to rotate, so you can adjust it to shine the light where it’s needed. The Mantis is shipping from Quirky now. It’s available only in black and costs $29.99.
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