Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics
|frequency:||176 … 212 MHz
|pulse repetition time (PRT):|
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|peak power:||85 kW|
|instrumented range:||18 NM (≙ 33 km)|
|hits per scan:|
|antenna rotation:||4 min⁻¹|
The AMES Type 6 alias “Light Warning Set” (LWS) was operating in VHF-Band surveillance radar during the World War II. It was a British equivalent of the American SCR-602-T1.
The radar was fitted with an identification kit (IFF) Mk.3, in Figure 1 the vertical omnidirectional antenna.