19 May 2006 Disposable sensor system: low cost UGS for urban operations
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McQ has developed a family of low cost unattended ground sensors using conventional technology and manufacturing techniques. Intended for small unit operations in an urban environment, these are tactically useful sensors that can be manufactured in large quantities (1M-10M units/year) for a projected production cost of less than $100 each. Secondary characteristics are small size (98 cm3), light weight (85 gm), moderate lifetime (40 hrs), and moderate communications ranges (100m). An overview of the DSS system: its features, performance, and scenarios for use in urban warfare, is presented.
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Wade Calcutt, Wade Calcutt, Jeff Houser, Jeff Houser, Mark Winston, Mark Winston, Steve Brady, Steve Brady, Barry Jones, Barry Jones, } "Disposable sensor system: low cost UGS for urban operations", Proc. SPIE 6231, Unattended Ground, Sea, and Air Sensor Technologies and Applications VIII, 623111 (19 May 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.666044; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.666044
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