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NASA Lunar Micro Rover Prototype 2

  • Mobility and Control System
    • 2 Maxon 20mm 20W brushless DC motors
    • 50:1 gearing
    • Kevlar Belt Drive
  • Structural Integrity System
    • Custom Aluminum sheet-formed chassis box
    • Rolled Aluminum sheet wheels
  • Thermal Control System
    • None
  • Command and Data Handling
    • Simple DC motor control only (Maxon Motors Motor Controllers)
  • Tracking System
    • Motor Position Sensor
  • Power System
    • 2 12V Lead Acid batteries
  • Camera/Payload System
    • None
  • Communication System
    • Microhard IP-921 900Mhz radio

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Curator: Drew Price
NASA Official: Mark Leon
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