About DYMAX BlueWave® AX-550 LED UV Curing Flood Lamp
The Dymax BlueWave AX-550 is a powerful LED UV curing flood lamp that combines a UV light emitter, controller and power supply into a compact, all-in-one design. It is used for the rapid curing of UV curing adhesives and materials, using high-intensity UV light from LEDs. Eliminating the need for a large, traditional-style separate controller, this unit has a greatly reduced footprint and is easily integrated into automation or conveyor systems. The system is modular, and the emitters can be readily replaced to switch to another curing wavelength or upgraded. The Dymax BlueWave AX-550 curing system features an easy-to-navigate user interface with a push-button control.
LED Light-Curing Technology
Dymax LED UV curing systems generate curing energy using high-intensity LEDs in lieu of conventional arc lamp technology. The relatively narrow frequency band of energy emitted by LEDs results in cooler curing environments and substrate temperatures compared to traditional UV-style lamp systems, making them ideal for curing thermally sensitive materials. Dymax LED UV curing systems offer many energy and cost-saving benefits, such as no warm-up period, lower energy consumption, no bulbs to change, and more consistent frequency and intensity output for better process control.
Features & Benefits
- Based on LED technology, so consistent output, no bulbs to replace and no warm-up time
- Cure area 125mm x 125mm
- Intensities ranging from 650-800 mW/cm2 depending on wavelength
- Three wavelengths available: 365, 385, and 405 nm
- Intuitive, menu-driven programming and operation
- Provides system status and troubleshooting
- Allows for control and monitoring of power levels, exposure times/routines, and system health and safety lockout via PLC interface
- Modular design enables replacement of emitter with different wavelength for optimisation of cure
- Units can be password protected to limit access to only authorised users
- Direct-to-frame pre-drilled holes for stability and easy mounting
- Optional light shield available for complete UV protection when used as a benchtop system
|Dymax BlueWave AX-550||RediCure™||PrimeCure™||VisiCure™|
|Output frequency||365 nm||385 nm||405 nm|
|Intensity output*||650 mW/cm2||800 mW/cm2||800 mW/cm2|
|Cure area||12.5 cm x 12.5 cm|
|Dimensions (H x W X D)||16.6 cm x 29.0 cm x 17.1 cm|
|Power requirements||100-240V≈ 10A, 50-60 Hz|
|*Measured using a Dymax ACCU-CAL™ 50-LED Radiometer in flood mode at 25 mm working distance|
Dymax Bluewave AX-550 Uniformity Intensity, 100% Intensity at 25-mm Working Distance
Bluewave AX-550 relative intensity vs. distance chart
|Top Tips for getting the best from your UV curing process
Read through our easy-to-follow guide on UV curing to maximise your processes productivity.
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A complete BlueWave AX-550 system features a combined emitter and controller/power supply. Emitters and controller/power supplies may be purchased separately. Accessories noted can be added for specific applications. The units are warrantied against defects in material and workmanship for one year from date of purchase. All lamps include a foot pedal and protective eyewear.
|AX-550 LED Flood Curing Systems|
|DYM43315||BlueWave AX-550 RediCure 365nm LED flood system|
|DYM43318||BlueWave AX-550 PrimeCure 385nm LED flood system|
|DYM43321||BlueWave AX-550 VisiCure 405nm LED flood system|
|AX-550 LED Emitters|
|DYM43248||BlueWave AX-550 RediCure 365nm LED flood emitter|
|DYM43249||BlueWave AX-550 PrimeCure 385nm LED flood emitter|
|DYM43250||BlueWave AX-550 VisiCure 405nm LED flood emitter|
|AX-550 Controller/Power Supply|
|DYM43331||BlueWave AX-550 controller/power supply|
|Stands & Shielding|
|DYM60419||BlueWave AX-550 ECE lightshield kit|
|DYM43410||BlueWave AX-550 mounting stand with acrylic back shield and mounting carriage|
|DYM41395||Three-sided acrylic shield for BlueWave MX and AX series lamps|
|DYM40505||ACCU-CAL™ 50-LED Radiometer Kit for LED Spots, Floods, and BlueWave® QX4®|
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- Last updated: January 2021
- Version: 2.0
Statements, technical information and recommendations contained herein are based on tests we believe to be reliable but they are not to be construed in any manner as warrantees expressed or implied. The user shall determine the suitability of the product for his intended use and the user assumes all risk and liability whatsoever in connection therewith.