Functional Overview

The ACME SCORPIUS is the next generation all-weather, IP66-rated moving beam fixture. Powered by the new Philips MSD Platinum 500L Flex discharge lamp, the SCORPIUS delivers a solid, uniform, and ultra-sharp beam at 1.8 degrees. With its high -quality optical system and large 230 mm front lens, the produces a luminous flux of 4,680,000 lux at 5 meters and 1,170,000 lux at 10 meters. The fixture's long throw and bright beam are perfect in any venue or production.


The SCORPIUS fixture's color system includes a CMY color mixing system, CTO from 3200K to 6700K, and a 14-color wheel. Whether your needs are for deep, rich saturated colors or soft pastels, the SCORPIUS delivers the performance you expect in a beam fixture .


For effects, the SCORPIUS has one rotating gobo wheel with seven high-definition gobos, a static gobo wheel with 18 gobos, a dual-prism system with eight-facet and six-facet prisms, and a frost filter for softening beam edges.


Whether your needs are outdoor concerts, indoor theatre, festivals, themed events, or whatever your production is, the SCORPIUS is one of the most versatile fixtures on the market delivering the punch and aerial effects you expect from a beam fixture.


  • 230 mm diameter front lens
  • Total lumen output of 16,000lm
  • Linear CMY color mixing
  • 6700K color temperature
  • Variable CTO: 3,200 to 6,700K
  • Beam Angle: 1.8°
  • Rotating gobo wheel: 1 rotating gobo wheel with 7 gobos plus open
  • Static gobo Wheel: 1 static gobo wheel with 18 gobos plus open
  • Color Wheel: 1 color wheel with 14 colors
  • Prism: 8-facet prism + 6-facet linear prism, rotatable in both directions and combinable
  • 0~100% smooth dimming
  • Outstanding strobe effects
  • Frost
  • IP66 protection rating

Technical Specifications


  • XP 550 BEAM IP

Light Source

  • Light source: Philips MSD Platinum 500L Flex
  • Lamp life expectancy: 4,000 hours

Optical System

  • Advanced optical system to ensure image quality, clear and sharp


  • 4-buttons touch panel
  • Display: LCD display
  • Protocols: DMX512, RDM, Wireless (optional)
  • DMX Protocol modes: 2
  • Control channels: 23/17
  • Pan/Tilt Resolution: 16-bit
  • Linear CMY color mixing
  • Dimmer: 8 bit or 16 bit
  • Upgrade the firmware via DMX link

Pan & Tilt

  • Pan movement: 540°
  • Tilt movement: 260°
  • Automatic Pan/Tilt position correction
  • Pan/Tilt locks

Rotating Gobos

  • 1 rotating gobo wheel with 7 gobos plus open
  • Image diameter: 8mm
  • Outside diameter: 22.5mm
  • Thickness: 1.1mm
  • "Slot and Lock" system for easy and quick gobo replacement

Static Gobos

  • 1 static gobo wheel with 18 gobos plus open

Color Wheel

  • 1 color wheel with 14 colors

Electrical & Connections

  • Power supply with electronic auto-ranging
  • Input voltage range: 100-240V~ 50/60Hz
  • Power consumption: 780W
  • Power In/Out: Waterproof power connectors (TRUE1 type)
  • Data in/out: 3-pin or 5-pin IP XLR

Fixture Specification

  • Width: 499 mm (19.6")
  • Depth: 330 mm (13")
  • Height: 794 mm (31.3")
  • Weight: 42.5 kg (93.7 lbs.)

Work Environment

  • Maximum ambient temperature: 40°C
  • Minimum operating temperature: -10°C
  • Maximum surface temperature: 50°C
  • Protection Rating: IP66


  • CE compliant
  • cETLus compliant


  • 2 Omega clamps for hooks or clamps
  • Safety cable hole

Included items

  • Digital User Manual
  • Power Cable (TRUE1 type connector)

Optional Accessories (with item code)

  • Clamp: 2060001632 (C-250B)
  • Safety cable: 2060001603-A (SW-05)
  • Grounding Metal Plate: 63582156
  • Signal line: 3-pin or 5-pin signal line





Optional Accessories


  Version Read Download Date
SCORPIUS Specification Sheet
en updated: 2024-05-07
  re  dw  2024-05-07
User Manual
SCORPIUS User Manual G Version
fr version G, updated: 2023-12-30
re  dw  2023-12-30
SCORPIUS Hanging Dimension
updated: 2022-11-15
    dw  2022-11-15
SCORPIUS Dimension
updated: 2022-05-12
    dw  2022-05-12
SCORPIUS (XP 550 BEAM IP) Vectorworks Symbol
updated: 2022-12-21
    dw  2022-12-21
Firmware Updates
SCORPIUS (XP 550 BEAM IP)-V22-65662
version V22, updated: 2023-07-03
V22  Upgrade log dw  2023-07-03
Compliances & Declarations
SCORPIUS (XP 550 BEAM IP) CE Certification (EMC)
en version , updated: 2022-08-23
  re  dw  2022-08-23
SCORPIUS (XP 550 BEAM IP) CE Certification (LVD)
en version , updated: 2022-08-23
  re  dw  2022-08-23
SCORPIUS (XP 550 BEAM IP) ETL Certification
en version , updated: 2022-08-23
  re  dw  2022-08-23
SCORPIUS (XP 550 BEAM IP) - IP Class Test Verification
en version , updated: 2021-12-02
  re  dw  2021-12-02