Product News: Mechanical Power Transmission
Gimbal System suits small to medium UAS.
Press Release Summary:
April 11, 2014 - Featuring 4-axis, gyro-stabilized design, Alticam 05-EO5 Turret is suited for small UAS that require optimized electro-optical video that uses less than 20 W, leaving extra space and power for multiple intelligence sensor configurations on same platform. Vibration-isolated, pan-over-tilt system with coordinate hold mode includes embedded video stabilization and tracking with embedded video server and optional network interface. Dual-mode operation provides network/serial and/or analog video.
Original Press Release
HoodTech Vision Introduces Ultra-Stabilized EO Imaging Payload with Ultra-Low SWaP for Small UAS
Press release date: April 8, 2014
The 4-axis, gyro-stabilized gimbal system with coordinate hold mode includes embedded video stabilization and tracking with an embedded video server and optional network interface. The dual-mode operation provides network/serial and/or analog video. The new Alticam 05 turret is vibration isolated; it offers better optics, improved stabilization, and serves as a drop-in replacement for earlier Alticam 06 and Alticam 07 turret models. For Multi-INT platforms that require ultra-stabilization with an exceptional EO imaging system in a small package, HoodTech Vision’s Alticam 05-EO5 turret is available now for shipping.
For more information about HoodTech Vision’s family of innovative stabilized EO/EO-IR imaging platforms for small manned and unmanned systems, please visit: www.hoodtech.com.
HoodTech Vision – www.hoodtechvision.com - Hood River, OR, designs and manufactures stabilized EO/IR camera turrets for long-range imaging from moving platforms, such as small unmanned aircraft, manned/unmanned ground and marine systems. The company’s team of experts and vast experience in sensor integration, vibration isolation, disturbance rejection, and dedicated video processing has made HoodTech Vision the preferred supplier of highly mass-efficient, low SWaP, small UAV ISR imaging payloads.