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Series 500 Luminaires

Series 500 Luminaire (Software Updates) Date Document Type
PEGASUS Upload Software (ZIP File)
Replaces VL Download Installer Application (See TN-349)
04.21.14 Software
PEGASUS Software User's Guide 04.21.14 Software
PEGASUS Software QuickStart Guide 04.21.14 Software
Software Update (10.14.10)
For VL500 / VL550 / VL550CD Fixtures
10.14.10 Software
Software Update (07.25.06) 07.25.06 Software
Software Update (05.01.06) 05.01.06 Software
Software Update (02.22.06) 02.22.06 Software
Software Update (01.21.06) 01.21.06 Software
Software Update (11.22.05) 11.22.05 Software


Series 500 Luminaire (Tech Bulletins) Date Document Type
LSW-054
Software Release 10.14.10 (VL500/550)
11.16.10 Technical Bulletin
LSW-035
RE: Software Update 07.25.06
08.02.06 Technical Bulletin
LSW-031
RE: Software Update 05.01.06
05.01.06 Technical Bulletin
LSW-030
RE: Software Update 02.22.06
02.22.06 Technical Bulletin
LSW-029
RE: Software Update 01.26.06
01.26.06 Technical Bulletin
LSW-027
RE: Software Update 12.05.05
12.05.05 Technical Bulletin


Series 500 Luminaire (Manuals/CE Certificates) Date Document Type
VL500 Wash Luminaires User's Guide
Rev. 0 (For VL500, VL500D, VL500A, & VL500 80V Wash Luminaires)
03.01.06 Manual
VL500 Wash (Arc & Tungsten) CE Declaration 06.10.09 CE Declaration
VL500 Wash CE Declaration 08.25.09 CE Declaration
VL550 Wash Luminaires User's Guide
Rev. 0 (For VL550 & VL550D Wash Luminaires)
11.16.10 Manual
VL550 Wash CE Declaration 11.26.12 CE Declaration

Series 500 Luminaires (Spec Sheets) Date Document Type
VL550 Wash Luminaire Spec Sheet 08.27.13 Spec Sheet
VL550D Wash Luminaire (w/Integral IGBT Dimmer) Spec Sheet 08.27.13 Spec Sheet


Series 500 Luminaire (Tech Notices) Date Document Type
TN-248Q (Specified and Approved Lamps for use in VARI*LITE Luminaires)
Rev. Q
11.20.15 Technical Notice
TN-301A (Caution Against Direct Sunlight Through Front Lens Assembly)
Rev. A
07.01.15 Technical Notice
TN-235E (Transportation and Shipping Case Requirements)
Rev. E
04.07.15 Technical Notice
TN-338C (Gobo Sizing Information for Various VARI*LITE Luminaires)
Information and Reference Only Document (Rev. C)
04.06.15 Technical Notice
TN-291A (Luminaire Mounting Brackets)
Revision A
10.17.14 Technical Notice
TN-349 (Discontinuance of VL Downloader Application and Introduction of PEGASUS Upload Software) 04.22.14 Technical Notice
TN-328 (VL550 Wash Luminaire Connector Removal) 10.18.12 Technical Notice
TN-321 (Luminaires Without Power Switches - Using Neutrik Power Connectors) 09.26.12 Technical Notice
TN-232A (Use of Third Party Parts or Accessories)
Rev. A
09.17.12 Technical Notice
TN-229A (Powering Luminaires From Dimmer Circuits) 01.19.07 Technical Notice
TN-254 (VL500 80V Wash Luminaire Hanging Hardware Bolt Length Notice) 08.04.06 Technical Notice
TN-247A (VL500 Wash Luminaire Pack Up Cue for Transporting Fixtures)
Rev. A
02.24.06 Technical Notice
TN-246 (Return Material Authorization Returns Notice) 10.07.05 Technical Notice
TN-236 (Gobo and Color Filter Cleaning) 08.23.04 Technical Notice
TN-230 (Dousing Lamps Before Shutting Off Power) 04.08.04 Technical Notice

Series 500 Luminaire (Miscellaneous) Date Document Type
How We Measure Photometry 08.28.12 Miscellaneous


Series 500 Luminaire (CAD/Vectorworks Symbols) Date Document Type
Vari-Lite 2D CAD Symbols (All Products - ZIP File)
File Formats: AutoCAD DWG and DXF
04.23.14 CAD Symbols
Vari-Lite Hybrid 2D/3D Vectorworks Symbols (All Products ZIP File)
File Formats: Vectorworks 2014 / 2008 / 12
04.23.14 Vectorworks Symbols
Vari-Lite CAD Symbols Reference Chart (PDF File)
Reference Chart for All CAD & VW Symbols
04.23.14 CAD Symbols
Vari-Lite 3D CAD Symbols (All Products - ZIP File)
File Formats: AutoCAD DWG and DXF
04.23.14 CAD Symbols
VL500 Series Luminaires Dimension Drawings (ZIP File)
File Formats: AutoCAD DWG and PDF
Dimensional Drawings