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Vibration Test Facility

Vibration test facility show SWIFT UVOT primary mirror ready for testing

MSSL has a dedicated Ling Dynamics vibration test facility for flight hardware qualification and acceptance testing. The vibration test facility specification is given below.

Specification

General information

Make: Ling Dynamics V726

Max mass: 20 Kg.

Max size of instrument: contact us

Max Thrust: 6580 N (acting on test specimen and adapter plate)

# of channels: 8

Calibration: Complete facility independently tested and calibrated

Facility cleanliness: ISO Class 8

Maximum displacement: 22 mm Peak to Peak

Maximum velocity: 1.1 m/s

Maximum acceleration: 90 g unloaded, 70 g for 1 kg test mass

Capable of force controlled vibration

Controller information

8 channel Dactron laser controller capable of notching

Sine Specifications

Frequency range: 5 Hz to 4 kHz

Sweep: Logarithmic or linear

Control modes: Single or multi channel, average, extremal and notching

Max Thrust: 6.58 kN

Random Specifications

Frequency range: 5Hz to 4kHz

Control modes: Single or multi channel, average, extremal and notching

Max Thrust: 3.51 kN-rms

Status

Nominal, available for use

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