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Onza Radar Development Kit - LTSA mini 5 - 11 GHz

Regular price $3,500.00

The Salsa Onza Radar development kit is a BeagleBone Black compatible cape based on the XeThru X4 (4.5 GHz - 9.5 GHz) radar technology. The Onza is suitable for ranging, tracking, sensing, respiratory and positioning capabilities. Example markets include Building Automation, Agriculture, Construction Equipment, Machine Control and Health Monitoring. Applications can be written for the Onza using the Salsa software suite.

Comes with Salsa software preloaded on a BeagleBone Black. Tri-pod and mounting plate included.

ANTENNA

Compact Linear Tapered Slot style antenna cape for the Onza Chips+Salsa Radar development kit.
Frequency Range: 5 – 11 GHz
Return Loss: < -10 dB (from 4.7 to 10.9 GHz)
Gain: 6 – 10 dBi (from 5 to 11 GHz)
3 dB Beamwidth (Azimuth Cut):
  • 5 GHz: ~113 deg
  • 6 GHz: ~93 deg
  • 7 GHz: ~80 deg
  • 8 GHz: ~71 deg
  • 9 GHz: ~61 deg
  • 10 GHz: ~56 deg
  • 11 GHz: ~48 deg
3 dB Beamwidth (Elevation Cut):
  • 5 GHz: ~56 deg
  • 6 GHz: ~80 deg
  • 7 GHz: ~46 deg
  • 8 GHz: ~52 deg
  • 9 GHz: ~39 deg
  • 10 GHz: ~40 deg
  • 11 GHz: ~34 deg
Polarization: Linear
Configuration: Planar (thickness ~0.71 mm)
Size: 62.1 x 40.0 x mm 

    SYSTEM

    Input Voltage: +5VDC 
    Power Consumption (Continuous Measurement): 
    • 1.5 W (includes BBB) max
    With CAN Enabled: add ~130 mW 
    Operating Range: -40 to 85C 
    Rough Dimensions: 6.5 cm x 5.5 cm

     

    RADAR SPECIFICATIONS

    XeThru X4 Transceiver 
    • 2 Pulse Generators @ 7.29 & 8.748 GHz
    • ETSI/FCC & KCC/FCC compliant, respectively

    Max TX power: 

    • -14 dBm

    RX Bandwidth: 

    • 6.5 – 10 GHz (-3dB) 
    Range Accuracy: 
    • 6.4mm (23.328 GS/s locked sample rate) 
    • Sub-mm attainable
    Frame Size: 
    • 9.9 meter window 

      Memory

      • 32 KB of EEPROM 
      • SD Card Slot

       Physical Interfaces

      • 1 CAN Bus 
      • 4 User controllable LEDs (1 Red, 1 Blue, 2 Green )
      • 2 x 46 Pin Expansion Headers (BBB pin-out) 
      • 1 9-axis IMU