LRPDP - Lunar Rover Platform and Drivetrain Prototype

Advanced lightweight prototype of a lunar rover with a U-shaped chassis designed to carry science instruments and payloads.

Technical details

Target destination Moon
Size (length, width, height) 1.6 m length x 1.6 m width x 0.8 m height (excluding payload)
Mass 112 kg
Can carry 160 kg
Speed 0.036 – 1.8 km/h
Powered by Electrical power (lithium-ion batteries)

Highlights

Built by

Ontario Drive & Gear Ltd. (ODG).

Partners

Canadensys Aerospace Corporation, Provectus Robotics Solutions, Centre des Technologies Avancées (CTA), MAYA Heat Transfer Technologies, Integrated Testing Laboratory.

Photos of rover

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