SIRA 1 Description

It is the first teleoperated Mars Rover built in Peru, inspired by the anatomy of the scorpion and oriented to the assistance of astronauts during a manned mission on Mars. Much of the implementation of Sira 1 was carried out at the Institute for Radioastronomy in the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru..

(Sira: Scorpión in Quechua)

Type Teleoperated
Weight 82kg
Material Aluminum 1010
Speed 0.5 km/h
Battery 480 Wh
Dimensions Lenght: 1.20m - Width: 1.00m - Height: 0.50m
Arm 6 degrees of freedom - Operating Radius: 0.92m
Antenna Omnidirectional: 5.4 GHz - Operating Radius: 1km
Cameras 2 for navigation - 1 panoramic - 1 mounted on arm
Creating our SIRA1