The KIC-SL is made of certified material with excellent mechanical and chemical structural properties. It composed by a main body (where the electrical interface connector is placed) and a cover. The KIC-SL external and internal surfaces undergone appropriate treatment to guarantee electrical isolation and/or corrosion resistance. The KIC-SL provides one Level of Containment (LoC). The KIC-SL is provided with a standardized electrical connector that allows its use on existing facilities or equipment available on ISS. Alternative connectors can be implemented on request. In its standard configuration the KIC-SL is fully qualified for manned missions and for many of the carriers available today including Chinese Shenzhou.
|Levels of Containment
||98x62x23 mm (LxWxH)
||82x42x21 mm (LxWxH) – for EU accommodation
||72 ml (whole available volume is ≈84 ml)
||66 grams (standard electrical connector included)
|| -5 °C to +45 °C (qualified)
||-80 °C (qualified)
Automatic experiment execution
Additional Detailed information available on request.
||Progress – Soyuz – Dragon – Shenzhou
||Manned Missions (ISS - Soyuz)