FirstRunner Deployable 4G LTE Cell-on-Wheels (COW)

Compact Rapid Deployable (CRD) for Public Safety Communications

A complete FirstNet™ 4G LTE Cell-on-Wheels (COW) easily delivered by a single person and operational in 30 minutes. FirstRunner™ quickly provides high-speed internet while establishing a local area network and supports multiple broadband services, both wired and wireless.

  • High-speed internet & voice for all operating conditions
  • Quick deployment and set-up by 1 person
  • Plug and play operations
  • FirstNet coverage when & where needed
  • Low total cost of ownership
  • Goes anywhere

Features

High-Speed Internet & Voice for All Operating Conditions

  • Provides First Responders network communications in any situation in minutes
  • Auto-deploy high speed satellite
  • Supports FirstNet Band 14
  • Advanced 802.11 Wave 2 Wi-Fi Hot Spot

Supports FirstNet Mission Through

  • Interoperability
  • Enhanced situational awareness
  • Video streaming

Goes anywhere

  • On-road at emergency response speeds as well as off-road (Requires Class 3 or 4 trailer hitch)
  • Indoors including ADA-compliant doorways, elevators/escalators and rooftops
  • Transportable via fixed-wing or rotary aircraft 

* Under optimal conditions when operated within designated Area of Operations. Some services may take one to four hours to come on line.


FirstRunner Compact Rapid Deployable Datasheet

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Communications & Connectivity Options

 
High Speed Satellite Connectivity
Flexible speed/data packages for different use models 
Field upgradeable to accommodate technology advancements
SATCOM Features
Auto-deploy, point & stow 
Multiple makes & models optional 
Remote terminal deployment system with stabilizer legs 
Manual compass in case of GPS failure
User Access
Public Safety LTE (Band 14) 
Simultaneous Tri Band 802.11 s/b/g/n/ac Wave 2 MU-MIMO 
Wired ethernet
WAN Diversity & Failover
Wired ethernet 
Wi-Fi as WAN 
LTE WAN 
SATCOM
Operational Modes
Tactical (Mast < 15 feet, no guy wires, 5 minute setup)
Event (Mast 30 feet with guy wires, 30 minute setup)
Cellular Communications
Compact Rapid Deployable COW 
5 W Nokia Band 14 Small Cell
Nokia Small Cells
LTE Radio Access: Band 14 (700 MHz) - Frequency: UL 788-798 MHz; DL 758-768 MHz 
RF Output Power: 250mW to 5W per Tx branch 
Bandwidth support: 5 or 10 MHz 
Connected user support: 600
Cellular Enterprise Router
High-speed enterprise class 
Cradlepoint COR IBR1700-600M Router with cloud-based network management 
2 available Ethernet ports (LAN or WAN) 
Programmable 
Dual modem capable, Band 14 modem optional
Multi-band Antenna
MobileMark 7-in-1 antenna 
Two high-gain Wi-Fi antennas and two high-gain LTE antennas
MIMO-LTE/Wi-Fi/GPS
24-Port Keystone Jack Patch Panel
 
Tech Support
24/7/365 Help Desk
Telephone based support
Training
Software services and upgrades
Configuration
Field support

Physical

 
Pod (Fully Insulated NEMA 4X Compliant) Dimensions: 21˝ x 59.5˝ x 24˝
Material: 5052-H32 aluminum
Capacity: 20U Rack Space
200 BTU/HR solid state heater/air conditioner/ humidity attenuator
Runner Material: 6061-T6 aluminum & 1144 Steel
Load Capacity: 500lbs
Weight: 100lbs
Integrated stabilizer legs
Brakes
Dual Piston Tektro hydraulic disk brake with parking lock
Lights
LED stop, turn and running lights
Yellow side-view clearance lights
Internal LED lights in Pod
External LED scene lights
Mast
30’ integrated telescoping aluminum mast (pneumatic with hand pump)
Supports many antenna configurations (directional or omni)
May be removed and deployed remotely with included baseplate and guy lines

Power System

 
Generator

Model: Honda EU1000i
Watts: 1000
6 gallon automatic feed auxiliary fuel tank

System Run Time
Up to 80 hour off-grid run time (on-board generator & battery)
Battery Back-up
50 Ah lithium iron phosphate battery (LiFePO4)
Inverter
600 W Pure Sine Wave Inverter
Battery Conditioner
Micro-processor managed battery conditioner &
power supply
Wall/Shore Power
50’ Power Cord
Vehicle Power 12VDC from external sources
Convenience Outlets 120 VAC, 12 VDC and USB plugs
2 Anderson Power Pole connectors
Grounding (Lightning Protection)
Milspec Surface Wire Ground Kit (MK-2551)

Shipping Weights & Dimensions

 
Pallet
Dimensions: 40W˝ x 80L˝ x 72H˝
Ship Weight: Approx. 700 lbs

Optional Capabilities

Optional capabilities available to meet unique customer requirements

Technical Support Options

  • 24/7/365 Help Desk
  • Telephone based support
  • Training
  • Software services and upgrades
  • Configuration
  • Field support
  • Features

    Features

    High-Speed Internet & Voice for All Operating Conditions

    • Provides First Responders network communications in any situation in minutes
    • Auto-deploy high speed satellite
    • Supports FirstNet Band 14
    • Advanced 802.11 Wave 2 Wi-Fi Hot Spot

    Supports FirstNet Mission Through

    • Interoperability
    • Enhanced situational awareness
    • Video streaming

    Goes anywhere

    • On-road at emergency response speeds as well as off-road (Requires Class 3 or 4 trailer hitch)
    • Indoors including ADA-compliant doorways, elevators/escalators and rooftops
    • Transportable via fixed-wing or rotary aircraft 

    * Under optimal conditions when operated within designated Area of Operations. Some services may take one to four hours to come on line.

  • Specifications

    FirstRunner Compact Rapid Deployable Datasheet

    View Document

    Communications & Connectivity Options

     
    High Speed Satellite Connectivity
    Flexible speed/data packages for different use models 
    Field upgradeable to accommodate technology advancements
    SATCOM Features
    Auto-deploy, point & stow 
    Multiple makes & models optional 
    Remote terminal deployment system with stabilizer legs 
    Manual compass in case of GPS failure
    User Access
    Public Safety LTE (Band 14) 
    Simultaneous Tri Band 802.11 s/b/g/n/ac Wave 2 MU-MIMO 
    Wired ethernet
    WAN Diversity & Failover
    Wired ethernet 
    Wi-Fi as WAN 
    LTE WAN 
    SATCOM
    Operational Modes
    Tactical (Mast < 15 feet, no guy wires, 5 minute setup)
    Event (Mast 30 feet with guy wires, 30 minute setup)
    Cellular Communications
    Compact Rapid Deployable COW 
    5 W Nokia Band 14 Small Cell
    Nokia Small Cells
    LTE Radio Access: Band 14 (700 MHz) - Frequency: UL 788-798 MHz; DL 758-768 MHz 
    RF Output Power: 250mW to 5W per Tx branch 
    Bandwidth support: 5 or 10 MHz 
    Connected user support: 600
    Cellular Enterprise Router
    High-speed enterprise class 
    Cradlepoint COR IBR1700-600M Router with cloud-based network management 
    2 available Ethernet ports (LAN or WAN) 
    Programmable 
    Dual modem capable, Band 14 modem optional
    Multi-band Antenna
    MobileMark 7-in-1 antenna 
    Two high-gain Wi-Fi antennas and two high-gain LTE antennas
    MIMO-LTE/Wi-Fi/GPS
    24-Port Keystone Jack Patch Panel
     
    Tech Support
    24/7/365 Help Desk
    Telephone based support
    Training
    Software services and upgrades
    Configuration
    Field support

    Physical

     
    Pod (Fully Insulated NEMA 4X Compliant) Dimensions: 21˝ x 59.5˝ x 24˝
    Material: 5052-H32 aluminum
    Capacity: 20U Rack Space
    200 BTU/HR solid state heater/air conditioner/ humidity attenuator
    Runner Material: 6061-T6 aluminum & 1144 Steel
    Load Capacity: 500lbs
    Weight: 100lbs
    Integrated stabilizer legs
    Brakes
    Dual Piston Tektro hydraulic disk brake with parking lock
    Lights
    LED stop, turn and running lights
    Yellow side-view clearance lights
    Internal LED lights in Pod
    External LED scene lights
    Mast
    30’ integrated telescoping aluminum mast (pneumatic with hand pump)
    Supports many antenna configurations (directional or omni)
    May be removed and deployed remotely with included baseplate and guy lines

    Power System

     
    Generator

    Model: Honda EU1000i
    Watts: 1000
    6 gallon automatic feed auxiliary fuel tank

    System Run Time
    Up to 80 hour off-grid run time (on-board generator & battery)
    Battery Back-up
    50 Ah lithium iron phosphate battery (LiFePO4)
    Inverter
    600 W Pure Sine Wave Inverter
    Battery Conditioner
    Micro-processor managed battery conditioner &
    power supply
    Wall/Shore Power
    50’ Power Cord
    Vehicle Power 12VDC from external sources
    Convenience Outlets 120 VAC, 12 VDC and USB plugs
    2 Anderson Power Pole connectors
    Grounding (Lightning Protection)
    Milspec Surface Wire Ground Kit (MK-2551)

    Shipping Weights & Dimensions

     
    Pallet
    Dimensions: 40W˝ x 80L˝ x 72H˝
    Ship Weight: Approx. 700 lbs

    Optional Capabilities

    Optional capabilities available to meet unique customer requirements

  • Technical Support

    Technical Support Options

    • 24/7/365 Help Desk
    • Telephone based support
    • Training
    • Software services and upgrades
    • Configuration
    • Field support
  • Literature

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