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SCR-584

Description of the radar set, tactical-technical characteristics

Figure 1: SCR-584

Figure 1: SCR-584

Specifications
frequency: S-Band
pulse repetition time (PRT):
pulse repetition frequency (PRF): 1 707 Hz
pulsewidth (τ): 0.8 µs
receive time:
dead time:
peak power: 250 kW
average power:
instrumented range: 30 km (tracking)
90 km (search)
range resolution:
accuracy: 20 m; 0.06°
beamwidth:
hits per scan:
antenna rotation: 5 min⁻¹
MTBCF:
MTTR:

SCR-584

SCR-584 is operating in S-Band mobile medium-range gunfire-control radar. It employed conical scan tracking.

The SCR-584 was first used in combat in February 1944. It used the 2J32 magnetron tube as a microwave power source.

Picture gallery of SCR-584

Figure 2: SCR-584 antenna with its turn table