Targeting System Positioner for Infrared Guidance System Calibration


Defense contractor requires a device to accurately position a black body targeting device for calibration of infrared guidance systems. Equipment is utilized in a clean room environment with a single phase AC power supply.


Solution utilized a 2-axis positioning system incorporating DC servo driven actuators operating in linear guide rails. A remote operator/controller is provided with rotary potentiometers that provide infinitely variable speed control adjustment; unit is designed utilizing stainless steel and aluminum members for the clean room environment.