Orion 2800PX rotator with controller. Wind area: 3.25 m2 (35 sqft). Verical load: 816 kg (1800 lbs).
Ductile iron, massive, toothed mast clamps
Grade 5, 3/8-24 steel hardware
Self-centering mast guide
Drive plate accepts masts up to 3-1/8" OD (79.3 mm)
NEW! 6-SPLINED OUTPUT SHAFT AND HUB, NO KEYS TO SHEAR
Water seal to keep moisture out.
2000 lb thrust bearing for low friction
Massive hardened steel main gear
Prop-pitch style torque plate
Magnetically actuated pulse counting switch for accurate heading
display and target accuracy.
NEW! DC motor - higher starting torque
Precision wormdrive - cannot be reversed by mast torque; NO
Standard Ham M etc. 3" x 3" bolt pattern + 2 extra holes, - fits
inside towers like Rohn 25 & up, Triex LM-354 & up U.S.
TOWERS TX438 & UP
Wind Area Capacity 35 sqft. (3.25 m2)
Starting Torque 3500 in-lb (40 kg-m)
Rotating Torque 2800 in-lb (32.23 kg-m)
Braking Torque 17,000 in-lb (195.9 kg-m)
Vertical Load Capacity 1800 lbs (816 kg)
Height of positioner (withoutclamps) 9.75" (248 mm)
Total height positioner and clamps 15.75" (400 mm)
Mast Size (OD) 1.75-3" (44.5 mm - 76.2 mm)
Rotation Speeds / 360 degrees 55 to 300 sec.
Rotation Range 0-360 degrees +/- 14 degrees
Readout Resolution 0.1 degrees
Travel Accuracy +/- .5 degrees
Input Voltage 110 / 220 V AC
Motor Voltage 28-42 V DC
Cable req. - min 2-#18 and 2-#22
Weight (rotator unit) 42 lbs. (19.1 kg)
Shipping Weight 60 lbs. UPS (27.2kg)
Control Units: The RC2800PX Programmable Control Unit with R-S232 interface. All control units feature RS-232 port for computer control. Manual operation standard with 10 programmable presets plus 1 flexible preset, programmable speed and ramped start and stop, 0.5° target accuracy. (Works with "CT" and many other logging programs plus Nova and Skymoon for satellite and moon tracking). No other hardware is required.
Also, optional prop pitch rotator control: All control units feature an RS-232 port for computer keyboard or program control. Manual operation standard plus 10 programmable presets and 1 flexible preset, Programmable for North or South STOP, Speed Ramped start and stop, 0.2 degree target accuracy. (Works with many logging programs plus Nova Skymoon for satellite and moon tracking). No other hardware is required.
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ORION 2800PXAZ - with M2 controller
- Brand: M2 Rotators
- Product Code: ORION 2800PX with Controller
- Availability: In Stock