Electronic Systems

Embedded Scanning and Tracking Controllers

System Features:

  • Digital control of scanning and tracking parameters.
  • Control interface with serial protocol or analog control for azimuth and elevation axis independently.
  • +28 VDC power
  • Option for space stabilization using embedded redundant gyro hardware.

Tracking Receivers

  • Beacon tracking - 10.5 GHz, 11.5 GHz and 16.5 GHz CW beacons currently supported.
  • Beacon frequency driven by antenna bandwidth.
  • 5000 ft. to 120,000 ft. tracking range.
  • Four channel Lobe-On-Receive-Only receiver provides amplitude tracking.
  • Easily adaptable to additional beacon frequencies.
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