Accession Number:

ADA011281

Title:

Turret Integrated Xenon Illuminator.

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept. Apr-Sep 74,

Corporate Author:

EIMAC SAN CARLOS CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

A program has been completed providing a Turret Integrated Xenon Illuminator TIXI brassboard. The TIXI consists of an optical unit, a power supply and a control box. The TIXI is a modified version of the Sealed Beam Integrated Reflector Searchlight. The optical unit has an overall length of 25 12 inches, is approximately 6 38 inches in diameter and weighs less than 50 lbs. The unit features a sealed beam integral reflector, 1 KW, xenon short arc low voltage starting lamp. Other features include a self contained cooling fan, a beam elevation control 20 to -10 degrees, a beam spread mechanism, an infrared filter mechanism, a ballast resistor, a quick disconnect lamp assembly for easy replacement, ozone free operation and a braking mechanism to hold the beam elevation rotating cylinder in place when the searchlight is not in use.

Subject Categories:

  • Air Conditioning, Heating, Lighting and Ventilating

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE