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Philips Vari-Lite
VL550-550D Tungsten - Discontinued

Available in all regions - Discontinued 21st July 2017

Based upon the  Emmy® Award-winning  VL5 Wash luminaire, but with  significant design improvements. 

Features a drive system that quiets the operation of all two-phase motors in the fixture during movement and while in static positions. Now available in the VL550 and VL550D models.

DICHRO*TUNE radial color mixing system employs three sets of 16 radially mounted dichroic blades - magenta, blue, and amber - designed to produce a smooth, full spectrum of color cross-fades.
Philips Vari-Lite VL500-500D Tungsten

Key features and benefits

For additional beam control, the VL550 may be purchased with six interchangeable lens options, including clear, stipple (included in stock fixture), 8-row, 10-row, 12-row, and Buxom.
The VL550 is designed with natural convection cooled lamps, and internally cooled electronics which utilize low velocity, low noise micro-fans.
User override is possible through the unit's menu display.
16 radially mounted diffuser planes control beam spread.
Also available with pastel versions of the standard colors. The pastel colors offer a softer Broadway-type color palette often used in live theater.
Two on-demand fans are mounted internally in the yoke arms and activate only in extreme conditions where ambient temperature exceeds 41°C, or if the fixture is mounted in a horizontal position.
The VL550 is a stand-alone fixture with no additional onboard equipment required, except for an external dimmer.
Simply plug in DMX512 and power.
The VL550 may be controlled through a variety of DMX512 lighting control consoles.

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