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Nearfield Systems Inc. - Accessories

Accessories

The following pages will provide information to assist you in choosing the appropriate accessories for your measurement system.

The Options List provides more details of what is included in an option. Many of these options are listed at the end of each scanner data sheet. The remaining sections are self-explanatory.

The products and information presented are most often used to enhance the performance of an Antenna Measurement System, yet there are several products that can be used on existing systems or in unconventional ways. NSI is always available to assist you in finding the product or information you seek and aiding in its application.

New product development is ongoing at NSI. If you do not find what you are looking for, please contact the Sales Department.

Options List

 

NSI Part Number Description
Probe Roll and Translation Stages
NSI-SC-5630 Probe Roll Stage - Provides full 360° rotation of probe and has a load capacity up to 12 lbs. (5.4 kg). Includes 26.5 GHz single channel rotary joint and 40' (12 m) motor cable. Stage weight - 5.0 lbs. (2.3 kg)
NSI-SC-5631 Probe Roll Stage (high capacity) - Provides full 360° rotation of heavy weight probes up to 50 lbs. (23 kg). Includes 26.5 GHz single channel rotary joint and 40' (12 m) motor cable. Stage weight - 15 lbs. (6.8 kg)
NSI-SC-5642 High Capacity Probe Roll Upgrade Kit from Standard Roll - For X95 probe stands without brace. Includes brace assembly, high capacity probe roll and mounting hardware.
 
Rotary Stages
NSI-SC-5632 4" (100 mm) Rotation Stage - Includes 40' (12 m) motor cable. Stage weight 5.0 lbs. (2.3 kg). See Rotary Stage section for detailed information.
NSI-SC-5633 6" (150 mm) Rotation Stage - Includes 40' (12 m) motor cable. Stage weight 15.0 lbs. (6.8 kg). See Rotary Stage section for detailed information.
NSI-SC-5634 8" (200 mm) Rotation Stage - Includes 40' (12 m) motor cable. Stage weight 30.0 lbs. (13.6 kg). See Rotary Stage section for detailed information.
NSI-SC-5635 12" (300 mm) Rotation Stage - Includes 40' (12 m) motor cable. Stage weight 85 lbs. (38.5 kg). See Rotary Stage section for detailed information.
NSI-SC-5638 20" (508 mm) Rotation Stage - Includes 40' (12 m) motor cable. Stage weight 300 lbs. (136 kg). See Rotary Stage section for detailed information.
 
Probe Translation Stages
NSI-SC-5620 4" (100 mm) Travel Probe Translation Stage - Includes 40' (12 m) motor cable. Stage weight 8 lbs. (3.6 kg). See Probe Translation Stage section for detailed information.
NSI-SC-5621 9.75" (250 mm) Travel Probe Translation Stage (high capacity) - Includes 40' (12 m) motor cable. Stage weight 31.5 lbs. (14.2 kg). See Probe Translation Stage section for detailed information.
 
AUT Translation Stages
NSI-SC-5624 AUT Translation Stage with 20" (0.5 m) of travel.
NSI-SC-5627 AUT Translation Stage with 5' (1.5 m) of travel.
NSI-SC-5628 AUT Translation Stage with 8' (2.4 m) of travel.
NSI-SC-5629 AUT Translation Stage with 15' (4.6 m) of travel. Stage weight - 20,000 lbs. (9,072 kg). See AUT Translation Stage section for detailed information.
 
Motion Controllers

NSI-SC-5911-4

4 Axis Antenna Range Controller (ARC)  --- This product is replaced by NSI-SC-5913
NSI-SC-5912 4 Axis Intelligent Measurement Controller (IMC)
NSI-SC-5913 4 Axis Antenna Range Controller (ARC)
NSI-SC-5915 8 Axis Panther Motion Controller (PMC)
NSI-SC-5200 4 Axis GPIB Motion Controller
 
AUT Mounts
NSI-SC-5650 AUT Mount with 3' (1 m) mounting rails. Used with 200V-3x3 scanner placed on floor. Includes all mounting hardware and clamps
NSI-SC-5649 AUT Mount with 5' (1.5 m) mounting rails. Used with 200V-3x3 scanner mounted on NSI-SC-5653 Support Stand and with 200V-5x5 scanner. Includes all mounting hardware and clamps
NSI-SC-5647 Lightweight AUT Mount with 8' (2.5 m) vertical mounting rail and diagonal brace for stability. Used with 300V-8x8 scanner. Includes all mounting hardware and clamps.
NSI-SC-5646 Azimuth stage support stand for the NSI-700S series spherical NF scanners
NSI-SC-5645 AUT mounting and support pole for the NSI-700S-70 spherical NF scanner
 
Options for 200V-3x3 & 200V-5x5 Scanner
NSI-SC-5652 Scanner Transport Case for 200V-3x3 - Re-usable light weight high impact plastic with foam cutouts. Air Transport Association certified.
NSI-SC-5653 Support Stand for 200V-3x3 Scanner, aluminum or granite base.
NSI-SC-5234 High Accuracy Granite Base for 3x3
NSI-SC-5256 High Accuracy Granite Base for 5x5
 
Optics
NSI-OP-5904A Z-Plane Sensor
NSI-OP-5906 XY optics assembly
NSI-OP-5908 Z-Plane Laser Subassembly
NSI-OP-5928 XY Optical Measurement System
NSI-OP-5929 XYZ Optical Measurement System
NSI-OP-5930 Spinning Z-plane laser
NSI-OP-5940 AUT Alignment Laser Subsystem
 
Scanner Capability Upgrade
NSI-SC-5600-1 Cylindrical Upgrade from planar - Upgrades scanner for cylindrical near-field scanning. Package includes azimuth rotator with 18 GHs rotary joint, 40' (12 m) motor cable, extension arm, and cylindrical scanning software. There are four versions of this package depending on the load requirements of your application. Note - an additional range controller may be required if the system has more than 4 motorized axes.
NSI-SC-5600-2 NSI-SC-5600-1 with NSI-SC-5633, 6" (150 mm) Rotation Stage
NSI-SC-5600-3 NSI-SC-5600-1 with NSI-SC-5634, 8" (200 mm) Rotation Stage
NSI-SC-5600-4 NSI-SC-5600-1 with NSI-SC-5635, 12" (300 mm) Rotation Stage
NSI-SC-5600-5 NSI-SC-5600-1 with NSI-SC-5638, 20" (508 mm) Rotation Stage
NSI-SC-5601 Spherical Upgrade from planar - Upgrades scanner for spherical near-field scanning. Package includes phi and theta rotators with 18 GHz rotary joints, 40' (12 m) motor cable for each, extension arm and spherical scanning software. Note - an additional range controller may be required if the system has more than 4 motorized axes.
NSI-SC-5602 Cylindrical and Spherical Upgrade from planar - Upgrades scanner for cylindrical and spherical
near-field scanning. Package includes phi and theta (azimuth) rotators with 18 GHz rotary joints, 40' (12 m) motor cable for each, extension arm, cylindrical and spherical scanning software. Note - an additional range controller may be required if the system has more than 4 motorized axes.
NSI-SC-5603 Spherical Upgrade from cylindrical - Upgrades scanner for spherical near-field scanning. Package includes phi rotator with 18 GHz rotary joint, 40' (12 m) motor cable, and spherical scanning software. Note-an additional range controller may be required if the system has more than 4 motorized axes.
NSI-SC-5604 Upgrades NSI-SC-5601 to 40 GHz capabilities
NSI-SC-5605 Upgrades NSI-SC-5600 to 40 GHz capabilities
 
Misc Options and Accessories
NSI-SU-5610 NIST 18-Term Range Evaluation (per frequency)
NSI-PC-5518 NSI Controller Assembly
Opt 100 200 V AC, 50 Hz Operation
Opt 101 European Version, CE Mark
Opt 103 Additional Operation and Maintenance Manual
 
Software
NSI-SW-5105 NSI Motion Tracking Interferometer (MTI) Software
NSI-SW-5109 NSI MARS Reflection Suppression Software
NSI-SW-5152 NSI Software Support Contract -1 Year - 24 hour telephone support, Software version updates
NSI-SW-5153 NSI Software Support Contract - 1 Year. Multiple Systems - 24 hour telephone support, Software version updates
NSI-SW-5161 NSI Software User License - Includes Manual and hardlock key.
NSI-SW-5171 Handheld Controller & Software - Includes remote control unit, holster, and RJ-11 cable.
NSI-SW-5181 NSI 2000 Standard Upgrade Package from LITE - Includes NSI 2000 Standard Edition software, hardlock, manual.
NSI-SW-5183 NSI 2000 Standard Edition Processing Package
NSI-SW-5300 NSI 2000 Standard Edition Software
NSI-SW-5301 Upgrade NSI 2000 Standard Edition Software to Professional Edition
NSI-SW-5310 Dual Source Driver Kit for Agilent 8530A
NSI-SW-5311 NSI 2000 Standard Edition Far-field Software Option for a near-field system
NSI-SW-5312 NSI 2000 Standard Edition Far-field Software
NSI-SW-5315 Processing Package for Orbit data files