EyasSat Introduces Single Axis Air Bearing for Attitude Control Studies

EyasSat Introduces Single Axis Air Bearing!

Light weight, economical air bearing for conducting attitude control studies about a single axis. Studies include center of mass determination/management, testing various control laws, and demonstrating momentum dumping as in a LEO system.

Some features of this Single Axis Air Bearing:single axis air bearing air_bearing_assy

 

  • Weight is approximately 3 lbs./1.4kg
  • Can support up to 12U cube sat!
  • Dimensions (approx.) 6″/15cm x 5″/12cm x 1.5″/4.5cm
  • Valve length 1.5″/4cm
  • Features 2, embedded, rare earth magnets for demonstrating momentum dumping/wheel de-saturation as in LEO.

 

Air Bearing supports a GEN 5 Sat Sim with approximately 10psi/69KPa.

 

The price: a mere $1099 USD.

*Requires appropriate couplings and compressed air to operate.

 

 

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