scan period


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scan period

The period taken by a radar, sonar, etc., to complete a scan pattern and return to a starting point.
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The UT35A and UT32A have a fixed control scan period of 200 ms and 300 steps for ladder programming, compared with the three control scan periods and 500 steps in the high-end UT55A and UT52A models.
The product features are: The right functionality at half the price: The UT35A and UT32A have a fixed control scan period of 200 ms and 300 steps for ladder programming, compared with the three control scan periods and 500 steps in the high-end UT55A and UT52A models.
The elapsed time between receipt of the main lobes is the scan period of the threat antenna.