Coarse Sun Sensor (CSS) Pyramid


Over 1,000 Adcole (now Redwire Space) Analog Sun Sensors have been deployed on hundreds of spacecraft since the 1960s. Analog Coarse Sun Sensors (CSS) provide a very large field of view with less accuracy than Redwire’s Digital Sun Sensors.

Redwire Space is able to design baffles to accommodate nearly any unique Field of View (FOV) requirements your mission requires.

  • Solar-Array Pointing
  • Sun Acquisition
  • Fail-Safe Recovery

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