RadKnight Baron

The RadKnight Baron is a unique light lift UAV that may utilize various radiation detection payloads. This custom vehicle is reliable and tested in a multitude of different industrial applications.

  1. General Details

    All RADēCO manufactured UAV and UGV products are available exclusively from Mirion Technologies MGPI.

    The RadKnight Baron is a unique light lift UAV that may utilize various radiation detection payloads. This custom vehicle is reliable and tested in a multitude of different industrial applications. The hexacopter configuration provides plenty of lift for light to medium loads along with great performance in wind. The hexacopter design adds a layer of redundancy and safety. The vehicle is fast and highly maneuverable. The RadKnight system is designed to enter areas where Risk to personnel exist to provide live time radiological data thru the Mirion Flight Control System and proven Spir Ident Software. The Vehicles are excellent choices for providing live time information for Emergency Preparedness Organizations to First Responders.

  2. Features
    • Customized Carbon Frame for Rugged Support
    • Mirion Flight Control Software – Way Point Navigation
    • Wide Range of Payload Choices – Spir Explorer, RDS-31, TP2, RadPro 10
    • 8 lb Lift Capability
    • Approximately 30 min Flight Time
    • Umbrella Fold Design for Quick Release and Storage
    • Expandable Battery Configurations
    • VR Goggles (Optional)
    • Installed Flight Camera
  3. Functional & Nuclear Features

    System Power (Standard Configuration):

    • Max 2 Batteries
    • 32,000 mAh
    • Lithium Polymer Battery

    Integrated Payloads

    • Spir-Explorer (Dose Rates – 0.1 mR/hr – 1000 R/hr) (NaI – live time gamma spectroscopy)
    • RDS-31 (Dose Rates – 0.01 mR/hr – 10 R/hr) WRM2, Unique Histogram Features
    • Telepole 2 (0.01 – 1000 R/hr)
  4. Characteristics

    Flight System

    • Brushless Waterproof
    • Propellers – 6 Carbon Fiber
    • Flight Time – Up to 30 minutes (payload and options affect flight time)
    • Positioning – GPS
    • Controller – Futaba
    • Radio Frequency – 915 MHz, 2.4 GHz, and 5.8 GHz
    • Security – WPA2 or Digital Spread
    • Weight – 26 lbs
    • Diagnol Size (Excluding Propellers) – 1.08 m
    • Stabilization – 3 Axis Gimbal for Camera
    • Motorized Retractable Landing Gear
    • Downward facing optical flow sensor for landings or fixed point hovering

    Camera

    • Standard Go Pro Hero 4k 12MP Camera
  5. Accessories And Options

    Ground Station Software

    • Fully Secure Offline Data, Locally
    • Real Time Video and UAV Telemetry with Mirion Flight Control Software
    • Status Visualization, battery life, GPS positioning, Payload Monitoring
    • Geo Fencing for No Fly Zones

    Accessories (Optional)

    • VR Googles
    • Battery Sets
    • Avoidance System
    • IR Camera
    • Rad Pro 10 PAS
    • Downward facing optical flow sensor for landings or fixed point hovering
    • Inspection Style Cameras (request additional information)