Rugged convection- and conduction-cooled small ATR chassis introduced by X-ES for avionics and vetronics
MIDDLETON, Wis., 14 Aug. 2011. Extreme Engineering Solutions Inc. (X-ES) in Middleton, Wis., is introducing the XPand6000 rugged air transport rack (ATR) embedded computing chassis for aircraft and ground vehicles -- especially small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). The chassis measures 4.88 by 1.9 by 7.7 inches and weighs less than 4.5 pounds populated, company officials say. The XPand6000 chassis uses three types of industry-standard commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) components: rugged COM Express modules, PMC/XMC modules, and solid-state storage.
The natural convection-cooled version measures 4.88 by 2.1 by 7.7 inches, while the conduction-cooled version measures 4.88 by 1.9 by 7.7 inches. For more information contact X-ES online at www.xes-inc.com.