The Challenger dual axis positioner is a first range, high performance
Elevation over Azimuth Unit.
Azimuth axis has continuous rotation using slip-rings with Ethernet, Signals & Power lines.
The Challenger has high stiffness and low backlash with a payload in motion and it is easy to integrate with other system’s modules.
The Challenger can be modified according to customer requirements including the unit interfaces and software communications.
The Challenger positioner can also be supplied with Euclid's Tracking Controller (MCU) to provide progressive control modes and target's tracking algorithms.