Infantry Fighting Vehicle Traverse Actuator

This rotary actuator improves the stabilization accuracy and slew rates for existing and new turret applications.  This series of actuators is designed to meet or exceed the demanding requirements of combat vehicle turret control applications.  They may be used for upgrading older hydraulic turrets or for new turret designs.  Features include a brushless DC motor, linear ball screw output, MIL-STD connectors and a manual drive option.  Options include an input shaft for the manual drive. 



Product Features


Key Specifications
Peak torque 280 Nm (2,480 in-lbf)
Rated torque 85 Nm (750 in-lbf)
Rated speed 85 rpm
Clutch holding torque 400 Nm (3,570 in-lbf)
Supply voltage 24 VDC, 48 VDC, 270 VDC, or 650 VDC
Stiffness 7.75 kNm/deg (68.8 km-lbf/deg)
Backlash 5.7 arc min
Weight 24.5 Kg (54 lbs)


Design Features:

  • Brushless DC motor
  • MIL-Spec Electrical Connectors
  • Integrated Failsafe Clutch and Manual Drive
  • Input Shaft for Manual Drive
  • Optional No-Back
  • Custom Manual Input Ratios (210 rev/in standard)
  • Complies with MIL-STD 810E and MIL-STD 461E