Detailed Specifications


Desktop Antenna Measurement System - DAMS x100 Series

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Platform and Positioner Specifications
Frequency Ranges DC to 6 GHz (DAMS 5100)
DC to 18 GHz (DAMS 6100)
DC to 40 GHz (DAMS 7100)
Platform Movement .25º azimuth resolution (DAMS 5100)
.10º azimuth resolution (DAMS 6100/7100)
360 degree azimuth rotation
± 90 degree elevation range @ 0.1 degree per step
Precision DC Servo motors
Heavy-duty steel gear drive-train
Steel gear and worm with ball and tapered roller bearings
Platform Control Interface USB 1.1 (RS232 available upon request)
Cable Interface Ultra high-quality cable with SMA connectors
Ultra-precision, low-noise rotary joint with SMA connectors
("K" connectors on DAMS 7100)
Positioner Feedback Precision potentiometer (DAMS 5100)
High accuracy resolver (DAMS 6100/7100)
Analyzer Control Interface GPIB controller card (not included)
Platform Max Speed 120º per minute (vertical)
30 R.P.M. maximum azimuth
Positioner Mounting 24" aluminum thrust plate with 150-lb. payload capacity
Extra heavy-duty tripod
Included Special Options 24-inch aluminum thrust plate
Ultra-high resolution option
Positioning laser for long range alignment
Digital level for precise setup
DAMS Software Studio Pro
Advanced Processing Modules
3-year warranty on parts and labor
Technical support
Power Requirements +24 vDC (5.0A)
Positioner Dimensions 12 inches (30.5 cm) wide
12 inches (12.5 cm) deep
14 inches (35.6 cm) tall
Positioner Composition 85% Aluminum
10% Stainless Steel
5% Misc. plastic/metals
Positioner Weight 45 pounds (20.5 kg)
Tripod Weight 23 pounds (10.4 kg)
Combined Weights 68 pounds (30.9 kg)
Environmental Conditions Operating temp: 0° C to 45° C (32° F to 104° F)
No condensation
Transport temp: -40° C to 60° C (-40° F to 140° F)
10% to 90% relative humidity
No condensation within 72 hours
Tripod Specifications
Maximum Load Capacity 150 pounds (68 kg)
Maximum Height 70 inches (178 cm)
Minimum Height 33.5 inches (85 cm)
Dismantled Dimensions 40.5 x 12.5 inches (102 x 31.3 cm)
Maximum Spread 73 inches (185 cm)
Leg Sections Two
Column Travel 18 inches (45 cm)
Foot Plate Diameter 4 inches (10 cm) (self-leveling)