Ashtech ProFlex 500
The new Ashtech ProFlex 500 GNSS Receiver is a powerful positioning solution that delivers state-of-the-art RTK features in a rugged, highly integrated receiver design.Note: This product has been discontinued by manufacturer. The replacement product is the Ashtech ProFlex 800 GNSS Receiver.
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Flexible Rugged High-Performance GNSS Receiver
Designed by our GNSS experts, the new Ashtech ProFlex 500 is a powerful positioning solution that delivers state-of-the-art RTK in a rugged, highly integrated receiver design. Embedded BLADE™ technology ensures powerful RTK performance and a patented way to use multiple GNSS constellations for high-accuracy positioning and surveying solutions. The ProFlex 500 works as either a base or a rover and is available with different application packages to adapt to various customer needs.
Innovative and Rugged Design
ProFlex 500 innovative design makes it the ideal solution for onboard system integration - it can be mounted easily on a machine or vehicle for land or sea operations - and it is also a perfect backpack rover or base station solution for precise land surveying.
Adaptable to most any specific positioning usage, the ProFlex 500 is also the ideal solution for people looking for a single GNSS receiver for multiple applications.
ProFlex 500 offers GPS+GLONASS+20 years of field-proven Ashtech technologies. It is made to withstand harsh environments, and gives you maximum flexibility in the field.
- Fast initialization and centimeter accuracy at long-range
- Unique BLADE technology for full benefit of any available GLONASS corrections
- Unique built-in communication features
- Rugged design for demanding work environments
- Advanced multi-path mitigation and robust signal tracking for maximum data reliability
- Interoperability with any vendor's reference station transmitting GPS+GLONASS L1/L2
This kit is the ideal package for using your ProFlex 500 in the field for surveying. They include a robust and comfortable water-resistant backpack specifically designed for ProFlex 500 and its accessories, a UHF pole and cable, a GPS cable with a smart quick-release system, a second Li-ion battery, a tape measure and our GNSS Solutions software for project and geoid management.
GPS and UHF Marine Aerial Kits are available for the ProFlex 500 for easy installation onboard ships. Specifically designed for coastal works, dredging, bathymetry or offshore user needs, they include low-loss GPS or UHF cables (10 or 30 meters), UHF antenna and rugged mounting parts. Our BLADE long-range RTK capability combined with the dependable UHF expertise of Ashtech represents a unique offer for highly demanding marine survey applications.
Onboard Machine Integration
Ready for system integration, ProFlex 500 is a great GNSS solution alternative for OEM manufacturers and VARs who need precise positioning for the machine guidance/control markets, such as agriculture, construction or mining. Contact us to see how you can fully benefit from our unique BLADE technology for your application.
With its built-in Ethernet capability, you may access your ProFlex 500 from any computer connected to the Internet. You will be able to control and monitor your equipment and to stream data like you would do with a serial port. In addition you may also use your ProFlex 500 with our RTDS software (Real Time Data Server) to build your own RTK corrections server via Direct IP. The RTDS software enables land surveyors to have an efficient alternative to RTK networks (public or private) and also solve radio propagation issues, provided a GPRS cellular network is available.
Ashtech ProFlex 500 promotional video.
Ashtech Professional Introduces ProFlex 500 GNSS Receiver
Ashtech Professional Introduces ProFlex 500 Base Station
ProFlex 500 GNSS Receiver Offers Enhanced Capabilities
Magellan Professional Announces the ProFlex 500 Marine
- Magellan Professional Introduces ProFlex 500 GNSS Receiver
- New ProFlex 500 firmware features an NTRIP Caster for very cost-effective RTK corrections