Ground control station GCS hardware refers to the complete set of ground-based hardware systems used to control the UAV. This typically includes the Human-Machine Interface, computer, telemetry, video capture card and aerials for the control, video and data links to the UAV.
Smaller UAVs can be operated with a traditional “twin-stick” style transmitter,as used for radio-controlled model aircraft. Extending this setup with a laptop or tablet computer, data and video telemetry, and aerials, creates what is effectively a Ground Control Station.
A number of suppliers offer a combined system that consists of what looks like a modified transmitter combined with what is usually a touch screen. An internal computer running the GCS software sits behind the screen, along with the video and data links.
Larger GCS units are also available that typically fit inside flight cases. As with the smaller units, they feature an internal computer running the GCS software, along with video and data links. Large single or dual screens are also fitted that can be high-brightness or treated with an anti-glare coating to increase visibility in bright sunlight. They can either be placed on the ground, on a portable table or feature integrated folding legs. Some portable GCS units are in the HOTAS (Hands On Throttle And Stick) layout. This layout includes a 3-Axis Joystick to control yaw, pitch and roll of the UAV. A slide or t-bar fader can increase or decrease the airspeed of the UAV.
Box type: Military three-proof safety box
Cover size: length 968MM* width 406MM* height 155MM
Overall weight: 20KG
Shell material: PVC composite
Protection level: Cover IP67
Operating temperature: -10 ° C to 60 ° C
Color Type: Matte Black
Portable features: Open and use, external handle, built-in lever Battery and battery life 4 hours
Operation panel : Panel material 3K carbon fiber plate
Interface support: USB*3, RS232*1, DC IN, HDMI, RJ45, VGA
Feeder and interface: Support N, SMA interface
Human-computer interaction: industrial control keyboard, industrial control touch panel, joystick, buttons, lever Switch parameters Total power, power button, link power, custom button
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Industrial control host
Processor : I5 6400T
operating system: Windows 10
Hard disk: 128G solid state
I/O interface: USB, network port, serial port, HDMI
Left and right dual display : Size 18.5 inches
screen ratio: 16:9
Backlight type: led
Maximum brightness: 1000nit (automatic induction adjustment)
input interface : HDMI
Remote control function: PTZ joystick Control PTZ pitch and direction customization
Three-stage lever mode switching and other customization
Buttons, photo, video, height, etc.
Battery & Power
Display content Current voltage, current current, current remaining capacity, power, etc.
Management system protection Over current protection, over voltage protection, low voltage protection, over capacity protection, over power protection
Battery protection Over current protection, over temperature protection, over voltage protection, low voltage protection
Battery endurance time: 4 hours