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SPOON REST

The Spoon Rest A-band warning and target acquisition radar has a range of 275 km using a large Yagi antenna array. At regimental HQ for the V-75 SA-2 GUIDELINE there is a fourth Spoon Rest, a van-mounted P-15 Flat Face 250 km range C-band search and tracking radar with two elliptical parabolic reflectors and a PRV-11 Side Net 180 km range E-band nodding height-finder radar mounted on a box-bodied trailer. There is also a radar control truck and a Mercury Grass truck-mounted command communications system for linking the HQ to the three battalions.

SPOON REST

 

Function:

Target acquisition, early warning

Range

275 km

Frequency

A versions: A band (VHF)
B versions: VHF below A band

Comments

Power 314kw, BW 6x22.5
PRF 310-400pps
PW 4-6us
Max Alt 32km
Scan 2-6rpm

Associated weapon system

SA-2 GUIDELINE
FAN SONG fire control radar

Recognition

  • Six yagi array with bisecting crossbar
  • Mast mounted on 6x6 truck
  • In transit, two truck carry array and generator





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