04185288 is referenced by 26 patents and cites 3 patents.

A mobile tower supporting a radar antenna system including a drive system and position resolvers, the antenna system being mounted at the top of a cylindrical telescopable mast which is hinge mounted on a tripod base and is erected to a vertical operative position by an hydraulic ram which also retracts the mast to a substantially horizontal position for transport or servicing by personnel standing on a pallet supported by the base, the tower further including tilt and twist monitors having outputs coupled to a computer together with the outputs of the position resolvers to provide a corrected readout of azimuth and elevation angles of tracked targets.

Title
Mobile radar tower
Application Number
5/875848
Publication Number
4185288
Application Date
February 7, 1978
Publication Date
January 22, 1980
Inventor
Theodore W Steele
Williamsville
NY, US
Rawley McCoy
Bronxville
NY, US
Thomas J Dosch
Orchard Park
NY, US
Agent
Dowell & Dowell
Assignee
Sierra Research Corporation
NY, US
IPC
H01Q 3/08
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