TracStar1200 P4 PIB Fly-Away
Broadband Anywhere - Anytime
1.2 Meter Multi-Band Fly Away Antenna System
Data Specifications
The most important thing we build is trust
TracStar1200P4 PIB - A Multi-Band Antenna System
The TracStar auto-deploy auto-acquire antenna system allows
personnel with little or no satellite experience to operate mobile Very
Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) satellite communications equipment,
enabling the user to access any broadband application over satellite,
anywhere, anytime.
Ease of Operation
TracStar One Button Control System eliminates the need for:
Leveling the antenna - up to 10 degrees autocorrection
Special Test Equipment for Alignment - (Spectrum Analyzers)
On-Site Technicians
Calls to Service Provider for service coordination
Laptop or External PC
Applications
TracStar antennas work with any satellite modem and depending on
the antenna, are compatible with Ku, Ka, C and/or X band networks.
Users dependant on reliable, secure, high-speed IP based data
communications can continue reliable critical operations from
anywhere in the world where satellite access is available.
Pedestal
The TracStar 1.2M Fly Away antenna features:
Stacking Pedestal with Outrigger Legs
Fly Away antenna in 2 cases
HPA Mounting Option–Feed Boom OR Back of Reflector
Solid Carbon-Fiber Reflector–High EIRP - High-Performance
Reliable—Zero-Backlash Roto-Lok® Cable Drive Durability in Extreme
and Harsh Conditions
Unrivaled Az Range of 400°, Elevation 0-95°, Pol ±91°
Ku Standard - Configurable for Ka
TracStar Antenna Controller
Industry standard setting one button operation with automatic satellite
acquisition and cross-pol adjustment, integrated GPS, Compass and
Level Sensors and user configurable satellite selection for primary and
secondary satellites.
TracStar Controller Options:
DirectPoint - immediate connection to data satellite*
Inclined Orbit / High Inclined Orbit satellite tracking
Auto Feed Sensing for Base Band Changes
*modem dependent
Reflector / Feed
Reflector Type
Optics
Interchangeable Feeds
Positioner
Mount Geometry
Polarization
4 Segment, 1.2M Carbon Fiber
Offset, Prime Focus, 0.8 F/D
Ku LP, Ka CP
Patented Roto-Lok®
Elevation over Azimuth
Motorized Rotation of Feed
Travel
Azimuth
El - Operational
Polarization, Linear, Adjustable within < 1°
Travel Velocity
Slewing / Deploying
Peaking
Electrical Interface
RF
Inter-facility Link
Providing for our customers Secure, high speed digital communications
High-speed Internet access
Complete voice and FAX communication solutions
WAN Extension w/Meshed Remote Sites and Microwave Links
Video Teleconferencing
Streaming Video Solutions
Complete Bandwidth Solutions
Antenna Setup
Setup time < 15 minutes
±200°
0-95° of boresight
±91°
2° per second
0.2° per second
75 Tx/Rx Type F Connector (50option)
100 ft RG6 Coax w/Low Loss Tx Cable
1 Control Cable, (Optional 150' Lengths)
Motors
24VDC Servo w/ Optical Encoder, Constant Torque
Controller (1U) Power Supply
50/60Hz, 110/220VAC Single Phase
Power Consumption-Motors Active
250 Watts
Power Consumption-Motors Idle
30 Watts
Emergency Drive
Handcrank on Az, El, Knob on pol
BUC Mounting
Feed Boom or Rear of Reflector *
Waveguide
WR 75 Groove Flange at Interface Point
TracStar1200P4 PIB
Broadband Anywhere - Anytime
Data Specifications
Antenna Characteristics
Ka Band
Ku Band
Rx
Tx
20.2-21.2
30-31
Gain (Midband) dBi
46.2
49.5
VSWR
1.3:1
Beamwidth (-3db)
0.9°
1.5
1.1
Frequency (GHz) Military
Rx
Tx
10.95-12.75
13.75-14.5
41.6
43.1
1.3:1
1.3:1
1.3:1
0.6°
1.5
1.2
2.7
2.3
Frequency (GHz) Commercial
(-10db)
Ant Noise Temp @ 20° El
107°K
54°K
G/T with 100° LNB, Midband
21.3 dB/°K
Axial Ratio
1.5 dB
1.0dB
Cross Pol Isolation (on axis) (dB)
35
Off Axis within 1dB BW
35
27
28
Mode Matched Feed
35
Feedport Isolation Tx to Rx (dB)
35
35
35
85
(85 w/Optional Filter)
Power Handling Capability (per port)
Radiation Pattern Compliance
Polariztion
250 Watts
500 Watts
MIL-STD-188-164A, FCC
FCC §25.209, ITU-R S.580-6
Circular, RHCP / LHCP
Orthogonal Linear, Co-pol Optional
Satellite System Compliance
FCC, Intelsat, PanAmSat
Weights & Measures
Configuration - Rugged Hardigg Shipping Cases (cm, Kg)
Motorized Positioner
22”x21”x23”, <165 lbs
(55.88x53.34x58.42, <74.84Kg)
Reflector
43”x28”x21”, <110 lbs (109.22x71.12x53.34, 49.89Kg)
Outriggers/Feed/Boom
Environmental
Wind - Operational w/out anchoring
30 mph (56.3kmh)
w/anchoring
30 mph gusting to 45 mph (56.3-72.4kmh)
Survival (anchored)
80 mph in zenith position (128.8kmh)
Pointing Loss In Wid
Ku Band Rx, Operational Wind Load
0.1dB typical, 0.5 dB max
Ka Band Rx, Operational Wind Load
0.3dB typical, 1.0 dB max
Temperature Operational
Survival
Colors
-20° to 125°F (-28.89° to 51.66°C)
-40°F to 140°F (-40° to 60°C)
Desert Tan, Olive Drab Green, Gray
Turnkey Solutions Available
Full Integration
VoIP / RoIP / LAN / WAN / FAX / VPN / Video
Bandwidth Solutions - Part Time / Full Time
Phone Termination to PSTN
All specifications subject to change without notice
1200P4 PIB-0-11 © TracStar Systems, Inc. 2011 All Rights Reserved
For further information please contact:
TracStar Systems
1551 College Park Business Center Road
Orlando, Florida 32804 USA
Tel: + 1-407-650-9054
Fax: + 1-407-650-9086
www.cobham.com/tracstar
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