CubeSat Power Control and Distribution Unit

SKU: STARBUCK-NANO

Power Conditioning and Distribution Unit (PCDU) by AAC Clyde Space (3 more products)

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The STARBUCK-NANO from AAC Clyde Space is a Power Conditioning and Distribution Unit (PCDU) designed to support 1U, 2U, and 3U CubeSats with body-mounted solar panels. This PCDU has regulated power buses of 3.3V, 5V, and 12V and power distribution modules with 10 Latching Current Limiters for advanced power management. It has a maximum battery voltage of 8.2 V and supports an I2C interface. The PCDU has a radiation tolerance of 10 KRad and a design life of 5 years in low-earth orbit. It employs Maximum Power Point Tracking that enables an efficient battery charge mechanism. The STARBUCK-NANO has a mass of 86 g and measures 95.89 × 90.17 ×16.2 mm. It is optimized for low-earth orbit CubeSat missions.

Product Specifications

Product Details

  • Part Number
    STARBUCK-NANO
  • Manufacturer
    AAC Clyde Space
  • Description
    CubeSat Power Control and Distribution Unit

General Parameters

  • Mass
    86 g
  • Bus Voltage
    3.3 to 12 V
  • Radiation
    10 krad
  • Operating Temperature
    -40 to 85 Degree C
  • Storage Temperature
    -50 to 100 Degree C
  • Design Lifetime
    5 Years
  • Dimension
    95.89 x 90.17 x 16.2 mm

Technical Documents

Space Missions - A list of all Space Missions

esa

Name Date
Altius 01 May, 2025
AWS 01 Mar, 2024
Eutelsat Quantum 30 Jul, 2021
Sentinel 6 21 Nov, 2020
Cheops 18 Dec, 2019
EDRS 06 Aug, 2019
Small Geostationary Satellite 17 Nov, 2018
BepiColombo 20 Oct, 2018
Aeolus 22 Aug, 2018
Sentinel 3B 25 Apr, 2018

isro

Name Date
EOS-2 07 Aug, 2022
EOS-4 14 Feb, 2022
EOS-3 12 Aug, 2021
EOS-1 07 Nov, 2020
RISAT-2BR1 11 Dec, 2019
Cartosat-3 27 Nov, 2019
Chandrayaan II 06 Sep, 2019
RISAT-2B 22 May, 2019
Resourcesat-2A 07 Dec, 2016
AstroSat 28 Sep, 2015

nasa

Name Date
NEO Surveyor 01 Jun, 2028
Libera 01 Dec, 2027
Europa Clipper 10 Oct, 2024
SpaceX CRS-29 09 Nov, 2023
Psyche 13 Oct, 2023
DSOC 13 Oct, 2023
Psyche Asteroid 05 Oct, 2023
Expedition 70 27 Sep, 2023
SpaceX Crew-7 25 Aug, 2023
STARLING 18 Jul, 2023