Penguin BE Electric Platform


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UNMANNED PLATFORMS AND SUBSYSTEMS ■ Up to 110 minutes of endurance 2 with 2.8 kg payload 9 23 liters of payload volume 9 Quick replaceable battery cartridge ■ Low vibration 9 Low noise signature 9 Catapult, car-top or runway takeoff 9 Onboard 6V and 12V onboard power output 9 Wide range of standard subsystems and options 9 Extensive documentation set Datasheet v 1.1 PENGUIN BE ELECTRIC UNMANNED PLATFORMElectric Penguin’s philosophy: Electric Penguin BE unmanned aircraft platform shares the same flexibility as original gas engine Penguin BE unmanned aircraft. The electric version of the Penguin BE is a perfect choice for the short duration missions. Electric propulsion offers simple and clean operation with excellent reliability and simple maintenance. Electric propulsion has outstanding low noise and low vibration characteristics. The aircraft is available as a platform, ready for the autopilot and payload integration by the customer. Electric propulsion retrofit package is available for converting gas Penguin BE to electric propulsion. ■ Short lead time for standard configurations 9 Free Piccolo® Configuration files Specifications: Parameter 1 With standard landing gear, with battery cartridge UAV Factory USA LLC 50 South Buckhout Street Irvington, NY 10533 USA Phone: +1 (914) 591 3070 Fax: +1 (914) 591 3715 sales@uavfactory. com

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Performance: UAV Factory recommends using Piccolo® autopilot systems from Cloud Cap Technology. Penguin B autopilot configuration files are available at no cost to all Penguin B and Piccolo users. 2 In belly landing configuration 3 Sea level altitude, 15 kg aircraft weight, 15 C° Dimensions: CAD model of Penguin B available to simplify the payload and autopilot integration for the clients. Extensive Documentation for Penguin B aircraft and subsystems. UAV Factory USA LLC 50 South Buckhout Street Irvington, NY 10533 USA Phone: +1 (914) 591 3070 Fax: +1 (914) 591 3715 sales@uavfactory. com

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Performance: Sleek and efficient design gives best in class performance. Highly efficient, optimized electric propulsion with the matched propeller allows up to 110 minutes of endurance 2 with 2.8 kg payload. The maximum payload capacity is 6.6 kg. The optimized high lift flap system provides stall speeds of less than 13 m/s. Battery Cartridge: Onboard 6V and 12V power output with 100W continuous capacity. The 640 Wh battery cartridge is custom made from 48 Lithium Polymer cells and has 145 Wh/kg specific energy. The cartridge has rugged aluminum structure and integrated PCB that reduces...

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BATTERY CARTRIDGE Quick release joints for quick assembly. Industrial electrical connectors. Payload specifications: Optional portable control station. Compatible with any autopilot system such as Cloud Cap Piccolo®, Procerus Technologies Kestrel®, Micropilot® autopilots and many more. Retrofit Kit: Retrofit kit allows installing the electrical propulsion package into the original Penguin BE aircraft. The installation takes under 2 hours and does not require any modification of the existing structure. Efficient motor cooling for wide temperature range operation. UAV Factory USA LLC 50 South...

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List of options: Electric Penguin BE Preconfigured Package: Electric Penguin BE - Penguin BE composite airframe - Electric Propulsion - Preinstalled main landing gear - Steerable suspension nose leg with servo - Spinner - Wing GPS compartment - Push-pull connectors between the wing and the tailplane - Digital servos - Aluminum servo mounts for wing and tail plane - Propeller assembly - Servo wiring Maximum endurance of the system is 110 minutes. Does not include: autopilot, antennas, payload, battery cartridge. Battery Cartridge: 640 W Lithium Polymer quick replaceable battery cartridge....

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Various Accessories and Upgrades: Heated Pitot-Static tube. Heated Pitot-Static tube for operations at the low temperatures. Low-power design with smart fault detection signal output. Swappable with standart Pitot-Static tube. Push-pull connectors for wing. Preinstalled Fischer 102 Series push-pull industrial connectors between the center and the tip wing sections. Rugged Transportation Case. Rugged and watertight transportation case for maximum protection of the Penguin BE UAV. Supplied with additional internal case for small components, spare bolts, screwdrivers and tools. Autopilot...

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