Slip Rings for Space Applications
Beyond Gravity is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of slip rings for space applications. Our slip rings are known for their exceptional reliability and performance, with over 2,000 years of cumulative flying hours in space. Today, most telecommunication satellites worldwide are equipped with Beyond Gravity slip rings. We offer a wide range of slip ring solutions to meet the specific needs of our customers, including:
Slip Rings for Solar Array Drive Assemblies (SADMs)
Our SADM slip rings are specifically designed to transfer power and electrical signals from a solar array through a Solar Array Drive Assembly. We have a 100% mission success rate with our SADM slip rings, and our products are used by all major platform manufacturers, including Spacebus, Eurostar, NeoSat / OneSat, 1300 Platform, Star Bus, Globalstar, O3B, Galileo, Sentinel1/2/3, Exomars, Solar Orbiter, BepiColombo, Small Geo, Spot, Amos, ATV, Iridium-Next, MT, and Metop SG.
In addition to traditional custom-designed slip rings, Beyond Gravity Slip Rings is able to provide innovative and cost-effective pre-engineering solutions, which can be stacked together. Our C-Series cylindrical modules and P-series planetary modules for SADM are designed to cover a vast majority of space requirements, ranging from power classes below 3 kW to above 30 kW.
Slip Rings for Payloads
Our payload slip rings are used in a variety of applications, including antenna pointing, scanning, radiometers, Control Moment Gyros (CMGs), and centrifuges drilling. We offer custom and modular designs to meet the specific needs of your mission.
Slip Rings for Limited Angular Rotational Actuators
Our limited angular rotational actuator slip rings are used in applications such as twist capsules, cable wraps, and dynamic harnesses. We offer a variety of solutions to meet your specific requirements.