Space Simulation Vacuum System for Micro Satellite Testing

A supplier of micro/nano satellite hardware and software required a high vacuum space simulation for testing micro and nano satellites under high vacuum in a 4.2 ft3 chamber. Typical high vacuum systems require costly features such as gate valves, however the customer sought a more economical alternative to help mitigate costs. 

We engineered a simple, economical high vacuum system that utilized a custom venting system that was safe and effective to use with a turbo pump. Combined with an easy-to-use interface using a single, combination gauge and start/stop button, the satellite product testing vacuum system provided high vacuum testing at an economical price.

  • Fully integrated high vacuum system with controller mounted on portable cart
  • Full access removable lid and quick door clamp closures
  • Custom ports including ISO and NW ports
24" DIA x 16" L
Vacuum Chamber: 
Series VH Vertical High Chamber
Vacuum Rating:
5 x 10-7 Torr
Chamber Material:
304 Stainless Steel
Lid Material:
304 Stainless Steel
Buna L-gasket
Approximate Volume (in3):
Built-in turbo controller and combo gauge
Pumping System:
Two stage rotary vane pump and turbo molecular pump

No accessories available.

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