Product Showcase

Garmin Adds eTrex with Touchscreen to Outdoor Line

July 14, 2015By
The Garmin eTrex

Garmin International this summer is releasing the eTrex Touch 25, 35 and 35t, adding new touchscreen models to its line of outdoor handhelds. The eTrex Touch series has a completely updated user interface, improving the ease-of-use of the device, as well as a 2.6-inch capacitive touchscreen display, the largest display that’s ever been put on an eTrex device. The eTrex Touch series... read more

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Mobile Computing Product Showcase

June 29, 2015By
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From our July issue comes this showcase featuring products for surveyors, geographic information systems (GIS) professionals, field workers, and anyone who is looking to expand the capabilities of their smartphone or tablet. Dedicated Survey/Geospatial Three-Accuracy Series The LT500 series of handheld GPS receivers, LT500H/T/N, covers three accuracy ranges from sub-meter to centimeter. It is a cost-effective full GNSS positioning solution for survey,... read more

Satel Launches Tiny Radio Data Transceiver

June 29, 2015By
Satel presents the tiny UHF radio data transceiver module Satelline TR4.

The new Satelline TR4 from Satel, a Finnish manufacturer of radio data transmission systems, is a compact UHF transceiver with transmitting power of 1,000 mW. The transceiver is compatible with the protocols of Pacific Crest, Trimble and Satel. The type certifications in important regions of the world make the TR4 ideal for integration in end devices intended for international use. With a... read more

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Spectra Precision Offers Flexible GNSS Receiver for Surveyors

June 23, 2015By
Spectra Precision SP60.

Spectra Precision has introduced its new SP60 GNSS receiver. Designed to meet the evolving needs of surveyors, the SP60 is a versatile solution combining next generation Spectra Precision GNSS technology, a high level of configuration flexibility and an innovative design, the company said. The SP60 is part of Spectra Precision’s latest portfolio of GNSS receivers specifically designed for the mainstream... read more

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Get Full Advantage from Many Profitable Features In One Compact RTK Rover

June 19, 2015By
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The TRIUMPH-LS and its field software, J-Field, have many revolutionary and innovative features compared to current GNSS systems. Here is a quick overview of its most salient features, making it an ideal unit for surveyors in the field and managing from the office. The TRIUMPH-LS contains everything needed to function as a complete RTK rover in one small, compact, ergonomic... read more

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Averna Launches RF Record & Playback with Real-Time GNSS Simulator

June 17, 2015By
Averna RP-6100 Series (PRNewsFoto/Averna).

Averna has launched an RF tool offering high-performance record-and-playback and real-time simulation in one platform. The Averna RP-6100 series is a self-contained, record-and-playback solution for RF application validation. It can capture all GNSS bands, as well as HD Radio, Wi-Fi, LTE, radar, and cognitive radio — plus impairments — to significantly advance RF projects and harden product designs. The RP-6100 series features up to... read more

OriginGPS Multi Spider Powers CSRmbed Shield GNSS/GPS Module

June 1, 2015By
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The OriginGPS Multi Spider module provides high sensitivity and noise immunity by incorporating its proprietary Noise Free Zone technology for faster position fix and navigation stability even under challenging satellite signal conditions. SiRFstarV — CSR’s GNSS receiver that tracks both GPS and GLONASS satellites — has the CSR mbed Shield, which comes fitted with the OriginGPS Multi Spider module (ORG4572) requiring 1V8 supply, ground, UART interface and connection to GNSS... read more

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MachineryGuide Offers Smartphone Guidance for Agriculture

May 28, 2015By
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MachineryGuide is a new GPS guidance system for Android that gives farmers the ability to use their smartphones for precision guidance. With the help of MachineryGuide, the cultivated area and overlaps can be displayed. The guidance application helps farmers in edging along the ideal track by gearing to straight reference lines. With the application and an antenna from MachineryGuide, farmers can... read more