RF Ion Thruster for SmallSats

SKU: MAXWELL BLOCK 1

Spacecraft Thruster by Phase Four (2 more products)

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MAXWELL BLOCK 1 Image

The MAXWELL BLOCK 1 from Phase Four is an RF Ion Thruster that has a thrust of up to 0.007 N. This spacecraft thruster has a mass of 5.9 Kg and a specific impulse of up to 400 sec. It has a power consumption of 300-500 W and requires a supply voltage of 22-34 V. This thruster can be used in SmallSats and supports an RS-422 interface. It measures 190 x 135 x 190 mm and is an ideal turn-key electric propulsion solution for next-generation small satellites.

Product Specifications

Product Details

  • Part Number
    MAXWELL BLOCK 1
  • Manufacturer
    Phase Four
  • Description
    RF Ion Thruster for SmallSats

General Parameters

  • Satellite
    SmallSat
  • Type
    RF Ion Thruster
  • Thrust
    Up to 0.007 N
  • Thruster Mass
    5.9 Kg (Dry Mass)
  • Specific Impulse
    Up to 400 Sec
  • Propellant
    Xenon
  • Propellant Mass
    5.9 Kg (Dry Mass)
  • Power Consumption
    300 to 500 W
  • Supply Voltage
    22 to 34 V
  • Interface
    RS-422
  • Dimension
    190 mm (Width) x 135 mm (Height) x 190 mm (Diameter)

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