VARIO2 Extreme, long-range White-Light illuminators with increased durability and environmental protection

About VARIO2 Extreme – WL


VARIO2 Extreme illuminators are designed to provide extreme durability for video surveillance systems operating in the most challenging environments with increased IP, IK and temperature ratings compared to the standard VARIO2 products, as well as added protection against salinity, humidity and vibration. VARIO2 delivers world-leading power and illumination distances which can improve the performance of any video surveillance system at night.

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Raytec VARIO2 White-Light illuminators installed at a power station

Outstanding Distances.

VARIO2 delivers distances of up to 311m (1020 ft) of White-Light illumination, utilising PLATINUM Elite SMT LED technology for maximum performance and reliability.

Extreme Durability.

VARIO2 Extreme is rated for use in the harshest environmental conditions, including IP67, IK09, and increased protection against salinity, humidity and vibration.

Angles from 10-120 Degrees.

Each illuminator comes with a choice of beam patterns that can be altered quickly and easily on-site to match the illuminator with the camera's field of view


VARIO2 illuminators are available in a range of different sizes to suit different applications and requirements.


W16-1 long-range illuminator


W8-1 long-range illuminator


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Total Lumens3727lm7453lm
Max Distance180m (591ft)250m (820ft)
AngleStandard pack includes 10° circular + 35° x 10° (fitted as standard) and 60° x 25°elliptical lenses. Additional optional lenses: 80° x 30°, 120° x 50°
Input24V AC/DC
Beam ShapeElliptical with HRT (Hot-spot Reduction Technology)
Number of LEDs2448
Colour Temp6000K~
Environmental RatingIP67, IK09, Extreme Salinity, Extreme Humidity, Extreme Vibration
Temp Range-50° to +75°C (-58 to 167°F)
Weight1.6kg (3.6lbs)3.1kg (6.8lbs)
Cable Length2.5m
BracketryU bracket included (VUB Bracketry also available)
Integrated Standard FeaturesAdvanced Features (accessed via VARIO remote control)
Power adjust from 20-100%Timer function (up to 30 mins)
In-built photocell for automatic on/off operationTelemetry control
Photocell following outputRemote Dimming
Photocell sensitivity adjustRestore factory default settings
Telemetry inputOptional PIN to lock in settings and limit access
LED status indicator provides status on performance of the unitRemote Control can be disabled for improved security
LED status indicator on/off
Disable programming mode

Product Dimensions.



Datasheet - VARIO2 Extreme White-Light Installation Instructions - VARIO2 Extreme Bracket Guide - VARIO Universal Bracket (VUB) User Guide - VARIO2 Remote Control Datasheet - VARIO PSU
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