QPT-50 Positioner


The legacy QPT-50 Series of Pan and Tilt positioners are designed for a wide variety of applications. They are rugged and durable enough for virtually any environment. The QPT-50 can handle payloads up to 50 lb-ft of torque making it suitable for a wide range of sensors. QPT-50 is available with two different motor technology: brushed DC motors and stepper motors.


  • Payloads up to 50 ft-lbs (67.8 Nm)
  • Analog driven or Digital Serial Integrated Controller (IC) models
  • Mounting platforms include plain formed table top, table top with single tilt-axis connector and 4 connector Universal models
  • Internal wire table top for pass-through or IC sensor wiring on certain models
  • Fixed, Inverted or Mobile Installations
  • Mil-Spec Connectors
  • Tough metal housing and gearing for durability in harsh environments
  • Marine configuration that meets IP-67 standards
  • Pressurized housing available with formed table top models


Sensor Integration:

  • Multi-Spectrum Cameras (Visible/NIR/SWIR)
  • Thermal Imagers (LWIR)
  • IR and Visible Illuminators
  • HD and Megapixel Cameras
  • Laser Range Finders
  • Communication Antennas
  • Acoustic Devices

Serial IP Features:

  • Available with DC brush or stepper motors
  • Microprocessor control
  • Software controlled with status feedback
  • Serial Communication: RS232/422/485 and IP
  • Control Protocols: QuickSet and Pelco D
  • 2 programmable tours and 32 presets

Universal Features:

  • Pass-through wiring
  • Full feature serial control of sensors
  • Motor drivers for camera lens zoom and focus control
  • 2 Auxiliary relay controls for wipers, illuminators, laser range finders, etc.

Analog Features:

  • Simple command and control with one controller for one positioner
  • Azimuth/Elevation position feedback output
  • Power supply integrated into controller

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