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The Electric Propulsion Unit (EPU)

Fabrication Responsibility:
Karl Meinzer, DJ4ZC (Germany)
Special & Heat Sink 270x200
Average Power Dissipation:
70 Watts (when on)


The Electric Propulsion Unit (EPU), the module that creates and controls the power required to initiate and maintain the electrical arc for the motor, has been designed, fabricated and AMSAT-DL in Marburg.
Last updated: Jan 27, 1996
by Ralf Zimmermann, DL1FDT