Solutions for the A-10


Project Specifications:

Started development in 2003

Delivered first systems in 2003

Total of two systems delivered

Systems are currently in use in the field

Customer Requirements:
   →Utilize automation to reduce the costs of display testing by minimizing dependency on human input
   →Test precision and accuracy of the position, line width and brightness of images projected
        on the following display:
         →Single-Combiner / Flat Glass HUD [A-10 HUD]

Spectron's Solution:

Core DASH System:

DASH Fixturing:

→The Camera, Transport and Controller

The Boresight Bench was designed as the

are the main components in the Core DASH
the base for the A-10 DASH system, as it has
the capacity to hold the Camera / Transport
→The Camera is mounted in the Transport
module, the Boresight Reference Tool and
→The Camera / Transport module is
the A-10 HUD
connected to the Controller with the
DASH Cable 
→The Core DASH System uses electronics,
robotics and optics to test displays

Additional info on the Core DASH System

Additional info on the DASH Fixturing

DASH Self-Alignment Systems:

DASH Accessories:

The Boresight Reference Tool mounts on

Each DASH Accessory was designed to

the Boresight Bench over the A-10 HUD
either complement the design of the DASH
insertion point
System or to fulfill specific auxiliary
The Luminance Transfer Standard

customer requirements

mounts on top of the Boresight Reference
Tool where it is secured by hand-screws
This form of internal metrology helps  


reduce the costs of display testing by 
minimizing dependency on human input

Additional info on the Self-Alignment Systems

 Additional info on the DASH Accessories

Pricing for the DASH SystemHOMESolutions for Specific Aircraft Displays

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