15 December 1965
Operating Voltages and Power Requirements:
115 vac (2% regulation), 60 *2 cps, 3-ph, 12
Type of Presentation:
7-in. PPI and 3-in. J-scopes
Radar Set AN/MPQ-22 is a mobile, short-range radar
Duty Cycle: 0.0014
equipment converted from a Radio Set SCR584 for the
Pulse Repetition Rate: 853 and 1, 707 pps
accurate automatic tracking of artillery projectiles in
Pulse Width: 0.8 ;sec
range, azimuth and elevation. The data transmission
Accuracy of Maximum Range: 25 yd
system of the set transmits range, azimuth and height
Azimuth and Elevation Accuracy: 1 mil
synchro data of the projectile being tracked. The radar
Azimuth Coverage: 360 deg
set and an automatic 3-channel recorder, such as
Elevation Coverage: 175 mils below to 1,580
mils above horizontal
Azimuth Range Elevation Recorder RO-3/MPQ, form a
Altitude Coverage: 300 to 10,000 yd (10 yd)
system capable of accurately plotting the flight path or
trajectory of an artillery projectile.
RELATION TO SIMILAR EQUIPMENT
Siting: A comparatively level site is required for the trailer.
The site must be free from obstructions such as large
buildings, hills, and towers in the immediate area and in
the direction to be searched.
Mounting: The equipment is mounted in a trailer.
Cabling Requirements: Related Equipment: Radar Set
AN/MPQ-22 may be used with Azimuth Range Elevation
Range, Max: 70,000 yd
Range, Min: 500 yd at large elevation angles;
1, 000 yd at small angles
Peak Power Output: 210 kw
PRINCIPAL COMPONENTS AND PHYSICAL DATA
Note: Refer to instruction literature for complete list
of major components.
REFERENCE DATA AND LITERATURE