Spectra Aerospace & Defense is a trusted and growing platform of C5ISR companies – CALCULEX, Galleon Embedded Computing, and ArgonFDS - bringing over a half-century of rugged, mission-ready, battle-tested experience to bear in aerospace and defense applications. From high-speed data acquisition, data recording and secure, high-density storage, to computing and rugged, clear display of mission data, Spectra delivers the products and subsystems needed for the most demanding military air, land, and sea platforms. With our comprehensive portfolio of rugged products, systems, and solutions, the Spectra family of companies’ customized end-to-end solutions for the C5ISR market help military end-users achieve mission success. Simply put, Spectra's rugged solutions Capture, Process, and Display your mission-critical data in the harshest environmental conditions. In the air, at sea, on land, and in space; We simplify integration.


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Sensor Recording


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Processing & Routing






10 Inch Rugged Display ARD10

10” Rugged Display for C5ISR Platforms

Main Features
▸ Extremely Small Bezel Dimensions
▸ Low Weight
▸ Customer Defined Bezel Buttons
▸ NVG Compatibility (Option)
▸ High Brightness (Option)
▸ Military Connectors
▸ Wide Range for Environmental/EMI
▸ Fully Enclosed Unit (IP66), Convection Cooling
▸ Rugged AR Touch Screen (Option)

▸ Fixed & Rotary Wing Aircraft
▸ Naval & Maritime Vessels
▸ Military Ground Vehicles
▸ Transportation
▸ Oil & Gas

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ArgonFDS offers a 10.1” & 10.4” rugged display suitable for Command & Control applications where space is at a premium, such as in combat & tactical vehicles, mobile shelters, and tight naval workspaces.


The ARD10’s small bezel size, flexible mounting configurations, configurable I/O, and universal AC/DC power supply make it a valuable solution for many mission-critical applications.


The ARD10 is a full-featured combat-ready display with various standard options. ArgonFDS is prepared to customize the display to ensure the product meets your specific requirements.


Moreover, ArgonFDS prides itself on working collaboratively with customers to precisely achieve their desired solution. Our company has a proven track record of providing high-quality, reliable, and long-lasting products, earning us a trusted reputation in aerospace & defense.


Viewable Area10.4” Diagonal
Display TypeTFT LCD w/ LED Backlight
Resolution640x480 (VGA), 800x600 or 1024x768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio>1400:1
Brightness400 Nits Standard, High Brightness option up to 750+ nits
Touch ScreenRuggedized, Analog Resistive
NVGOptional NVG Compatibility

Overall Unit
Dimensions (Typical)10.0" x 8.0" x 1.5"
Weight6 +-lbs
Power Input18 to 36VDC or 110/220, 44Hz to 440 Hz VAC Input
Power Consumption25W Typical
I/ORGB/DVI/RS-170, Remote Control - RS232/USB
ConnectorsMIL Circular, D Sub or Specify
EnclosureAluminum, Enclosed (No Openings)
User ControlsOn/Off, Day/Night, OSD, Brightness, Bezel Buttons

(Designed to meet, but is not limited to,the following selected specifications)
Operating Temp-10°C to +55°C (-40°C optional)
Storage Temp-40°C to +71°C
ShockCrash Safety, Bench Handling, MIL-STD-810G, Method 516.6
VibrationSine on Random, MIL-810E, Method 514.6, Proc 1, Cat 7
EMI/EMCFull suite of MIL-STD-461 (Performed on AT version)
Altitude40k ft Operational/Non-Operational
Salt Fog, Sand/DustMIL-STD-810F, Method 510.5, Proc I & II (IP66)