SLS offers our customers a sleek, weather-proof electric field derivative (D-dot) sensor for measuring lightning-radiated electric field changes. Our standard D-dot sensor is constructed from aircraft-grade 6061 aluminum with a UV-resistant protective dome. The sensor mechanical and electrical specifications are given below:
|Sensing Element Material:||353 Brass|
|Ground Plate Material:||6061 aluminum|
|Ground Plate Coating:||Anodized|
|Protective Dome Material:||Acrylic|
|Mounting:||Horizontal, Pole (shown)|
|Sensing Plate Diameter:||0.1651 m|
|Connectors:||Female N-type (1x)|
|Bandwidth:||> 25 MHz (-3 dB)|
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Our D-dot sensor is available in custom sizes. Amplification and/or integration electronics are available to meet your measurement requirements.
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