Accession Number : ADD015389

Title :   Remote Vehicle Controller.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 22 Jun 92,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Schmitz, John J

Report Date : 22 Jun 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : A remote control system is disclosed for use with vehicles having radios. A first vehicle has a controller attached to the radio for use in sending signals to a second vehicle. The second, remotely controlled, vehicle has a receiver connected to the vehicle radio which receives commands from the first radio to effect the desired motion and action of the second vehicle. The receiver and controller have circuitry which allows them to be reprogrammed to function on various military vehicles and also be attached to the different radio systems in use by the U.S. Military.

Descriptors :   *CONTROL SYSTEMS, *MILITARY VEHICLES, *RADIO EQUIPMENT, *REMOTELY PILOTED VEHICLES, CONTROL, FUNCTIONS, MOTION, RECEIVERS, REMOTE CONTROL, SIGNALS, VEHICLES, ROBOTICS, PATENT APPLICATIONS

Subject Categories : Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE