Please see “System Architecture”.
European ITAR-free non-explosive low shock release actuator, which is fully ECSS-compliant.
The main requirements are:
- Maximum nominal preload: 15kN
- Low shock
- Mass: 236g
- Minimum fire current and signal duration: 3.5A, 30ms
- Temperature range, operating: -50°C / +150°C
- Tolerance to misalignment: 2deg half cone
- Non-explosive actuation
- ITAR-free, fully European
- Fully ECSS compliant
The EM testing was concluded in 2012.