LED RTEL

Military Runway Threshold End Light

Overview

Metalite’s Battery Powered Bi-directional Threshold/Stop End Light utilises the latest in LED light engine technology and is built to comply with FAA 150/5345-46D L861E standards.

ABOUT

Metalite’s Battery Powered Bi-directional Threshold/Stop End Light utilizes the latest in LED light engine technology and is built to comply with FAA 150/5345-46D L861E standards.

Metalite Aviation Lighting LED Runway Threshold End Lights (RTEL’s) are designed to be located at each end of the runway to identify the runway end or threshold of a visual or instrument non-precision runway.

Ergonomically constructed to endure all weather environments, the RTEL LED is the most portable battery-powered model in its class. Rapid ‘drop-in’ charging lowers both management and maintenance costs, reducing the total cost of ownership.

KEY FEATURES

UNIQUE OPTICAL DESIGN
Improved light efficiency

ERGONOMIC AND FUNCTIONAL FORM
Robust weatherproofing & ruggedized construction for endurance and efficient LED cooling

DROP IN CHARGING
Quick and easy handling when charging is required for re-deployment

MESH NETWORK TECHNOLOGY RADIO CONTROL
Remote operation from airfield or ATC tower

SEMI PERMANENT FIXING BASE
Stainless Steel fixing plates for secure fixing to hard or soft ground (optional)

Compliance

CE – Compliant

Environmental – MIL Std 810F Series

EMC – MIL Std 810F Series

Aviation – FAA 150/5345-46D L861E

Product Specification

Light Characteristics
Light Source Ultra High Intensity LEDs / IR
Available LED Colours Red /Green Split, Red/Red, Green Unidirectional
IR Output 880nm (Other options available)
Intensity Adjustments 3
Horizontal Output +/- 5°
Vertical Divergence 0° – 9°
Vertical Adjustment +/- 4°
LED Life Expectancy >100,000hrs
Operation
Function Manual Control, Photocell Control, Radio Control
Wireless Radio Receiver (Optional) 868 or 915Mhz MESH Network + 128 Bit Encryption
Setup & Diagnostics Integrated Test Facility, Battery Staus Indication
Electrical Characteristics
Operating Temperature -40°C to +60°C
Circuit Protection Integrated
Charging Method Drop in Charging – Via Trailer or Standalone Charger
Charging Time (Mains) 8hrs*
Mechanical
Body High Strength Colour Impregnated Polycarbonate
Dimensions (HxWxD) 254 (including antenna) x 195 x 195mm
Weight 7Kg (15.5lbs)
IP Rating IP65, IP67

Contact

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