California Lightworks SolarSystem 550 Lighting Controller – EverythingGrow

California Lightworks SolarSystem 550 Lighting Controller

Brand: California Lightworks

The SolarSystem controller works with the California Lightworks SolarSystem 550 and can control an unlimited number of lights from a single controller. The controller allows automated programming for spectrum control, 24-hour timer and day/week/month calendar. Now it is possible to program an entire grow cycle automatically - varying the spectrum, the length of the day, transitions from veg to bloom, final finishing modes, sunrise/sunset – all in a low cost, easy to program digital controller. Programs can be saved for specific crops or strains....Read more

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The all-new California Lightworks 550 features a fully programmable central controller that automatically controls hundreds of lights.

The SolarSystem controller works with the California Lightworks SolarSystem 550 and can control an unlimited number of lights from a single controller. The controller allows automated programming for spectrum control, 24-hour timer and day/week/month calendar. Now it is possible to program an entire grow cycle automatically - varying the spectrum, the length of the day, transitions from veg to bloom, final finishing modes, sunrise/sunset – all in a low cost, easy to program digital controller. Programs can be saved for specific crops or strains.

One of the most unique and important features in the all-new LED grow light the SolarSystem 550 is the controller. The controller comes with 4 lines of information, all 3 channels lighting and schedulable options for phases. The SolarSystem 550 controller allows you to easily control white, blue and red channels. This new light also offers the option of using 'natural' and 'view mode' set ups when working in the garden. Truly leading the way for the latest in LED light technology.

SolarSystem 550 Controller Features:

  • Touch Screen Digital Controller
  • Manual or Automatic Programmable Spectrum Control
  • Automatic Multi-Voltage Power Supply
  • 24-hour Clock with Minute by Minute Programming
  • 0% – 100% Three Band Spectrum Control
  • Day/Week/Month/Season Calendar
  • Save Multiple Programs and Routines
  • One Touch View Mode for Natural White Lighting
  • Battery Power Back-Up
  • Green Backlit Screen Will Not Disturb Light Depravation
  • Network an Unlimited Number of Lights from a Single Controller
  • Uses RJ-11 Data Cables for Secure Networking
  • Micro USB Port for Downloading Programs and System Updates
  • Local Technical Support
  • 5 Year Manufacturer’s Warranty
  • 90 Day No Questions Return Policy

Adjustable Spectrum Control

  • With the SolarSystem Controller, you can automatically adjust each of the three separate light spectrum channels from 0% to 99%. This can be done manually or automatically using the built in timer and calendar.
    • Channel 1 - Red & Deep Red
    • Channel 2 - Natural White View Mode
    • Channel 3 - Blue and Deep Blue
  • A single controller can control a virtually unlimited number of fixtures from a single point or can be separated into zones at minimal cost.
  • Automated programs for sunrise and sunset that mimic nature as well as programs for spring, summer and fall for more natural accruing patterns that improve growth.
  • Variable Dark Period and finishing routines to maximize resin output.
  • Programmable UVB and IR Supplementation will result in a more potent end product.

Automatic 24 Hour Programming

  • The SolarSystem Controller provides up to 20 programable steps for different spectrum mix and timing throughout a 24-hour period.
  • Various spectrum mixes can be created and programs will run automatically over a 24-hour period or even over days/weeks/months.
  • Battery back up saves the program if power is lost.

Automatic Day/Week/Month Calendar Programs

  • The SolarSystem Controller can also automatically un programs over days, weeks and an entire season.
  • Up to 10 x 24 hour programs can be created and then change over the seasons such as Spring, Early Summer, Late Summer and fall lighting or veg, pre-flower, flower and final finishing strategies. Natural transitions offer less plant stress and bigger yields.

Networking & Integration.

  • The Solar System is an intelligent networking light system that will evolve through software advances without having to upgrade equipment.
  • Advanced lighting parameters can be developed and saved for any type of plants or growing conditions.
  • Additional lighting equipment options can be added to the system including separate fixtures for UVB, infrared or specialized supplemental lighting.
  • The system can be integrated with light sensors daylight harvesting or spectrum specific supplemental lighting in greenhouses.
  • Options are also available for PC, wireless, internet, and smart phone applications

NOTE: The touch screen of the SolarSystem controller is made of a thin sheet of glass, and it is very fragile - a small crack or break will make the entire screen unusable. Don't drop or roughly handle the controller. When pressing the touch screen, you should be able to use the tips of our fingers. If you find the buttons to be too small for your finger, you can use rounded stylus. DO NOT press HARD on the screen. It will crack and this NOT COVERED by the warranty.


Brand California Lightworks
Weight (lb.) 2
Length (in.) 8
Width (in.) 8
Height (in.) 5
Free Shipping Yes

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In order to keep costs low and to reduce the chances of damage during transit, most of our products are sent out via ground shipping. As a result, transit time varies considerably depending on where in the country you are located. Most orders arrive between 4 and 10 days from when the order was placed.


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