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LD 1500

Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics

Figure 1: Scanner unit for LD 1500 radar family

Figure 1: Scanner unit for LD 1500 radar family

Specifications
LD-1504LD-1525
frequency: 9 410 ±30 MHz
(X-Band)
pulse repetition time (PRT):
pulse repetition frequency (PRF): 500 … 3200 Hz
pulsewidth (τ): 50 … 1200 ns
receive time:
dead time:
peak power: 4 kW24 kW
average power:
instrumented range: 64 NM
(≙ 118 km)
96 NM
(≙ 178 km)
range resolution:
accuracy:
beamwidth: 1.8° … 1.1°
hits per scan:
antenna rotation: 22 min⁻¹
MTBCF:
MTTR:

LD 1500

LD 1500 is a family of operating in X-Band navigation and surface surveillance radars suitable for small vessel and search and rescue applications. They are compliant with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and its ARPA regulations.

The antenna type is a slotted waveguide array. There are available different antenna length of 4 ft, 6 ft, or 7.5 ft. In the basic version, the transmitters' pulse power is 4 kW, higher values of 12 kW or 25 kW are optional.

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