The Bureau-developed a Remote Control Console to provide PPI and RHI weather-watch displays via either multi-core cabling, or Radarplex, in operations rooms remote from the radar head.
Brisbane (Eagle Farm) Remote Operation Room
The R.C.U. is on the right.
R.C.U.s were installed on cable remoted WF44 radars at:
Mascot Airport N.S.W.
Eagle Farm Airport (Brisbane) QLD. (1969)
R.C.U.s were installed on Radarplex systems at:
Melbourne Regional Office VIC to control the remote WF44 at Laverton.(1976)
Brisbane Regional Office QLD. to control the remote WF44 at Mt. Kanigan near Gympie (1976)
Townsville QLD. to control the remote WF44 at Mt. Stuart (1976)
Learmonth W.A.to control the remote WF44 at Cape Range (1978)
Brisbane Airport QLD. to control the remote WF44 at Pinkenbar, on the other side of the airport..(1987)
(1) WF44 Local Modifications handbook, EH26