GPS 8000 Collars

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  • GPS 8000 Collars

    Wildlife Collars with TWO Remote Communication Systems

    We supply Lotek GPS 8000 Series collars, which offer two remote communication options for convenient downloading of data.

  • Based on the proven design of our other GPS systems, the GPS 8000 Series of remote tracking collars uses two remote communication options – a high speed UHF modem & an Argos transmitter, OR a UHF modem & a GSM modem, OR an Argos transmitter & a GSM modem – to provide users with more convenience when downloading the collar's data records.

  •   8000MAU 8000SAU 8000MGU 8000SGU
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    Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm) 120 x 86 x 126 69 x 49 x 74 120 x 86 x 126 69 x 49 x 74
    The collar contains Video Camera compatible (M size only)
    GPS receiver (16 channels)
    UHF radio modem
    VHF tracking beacon
    Argos transmitter
    Mortality
    Temperature
    2 axis activity
    Hibernation feature
    Advanced scheduler
    Argos scheduler
    Virtual Fence
    Video Camera compatible (M size only)
    GPS receiver (16 channels)
    UHF radio modem
    VHF tracking beacon
    GSM modem
    Mortality
    Temperature
    2 axis activity
    Hibernation feature
     Advanced scheduler
    Virtual Fence
    Options Basic or advanced differential correction
    Drop off compatibility
    Handheld command unit
     
    Function: To remotely command, control and interrogate GPS 8000 collars.  Interfaces with PC; includes built-in GPS receiver and electronic compass and rechargeable battery.
    GSM ground station  N/A Receives SMS messages containing GPS locations from the collars.
    Sends a new schedule to the collar by using the specialized software and  a PC or  laptop.
    Total collar weight Approx. 1,250g (dependent on belt type and size) Approx. 450g (dependent on belt type and size) Approx. 1 kg (dependent on belt type and size) Approx. 450g (dependent on belt type and size)
    Operational life/battery pack**
    1 year



    2 years



    3 years


    GPS locations every 1 h
    Argos transmission 12h / 3 day

    GPS locations every 1 h
    Argos transmission 6 h / 7 day

    GPS locations every 2 h
    Argos transmission 6 h / 14 day


    GPS locations every 3 h
    Argos transmission 6 h / 7 day (1.5 Years)

    GPS locations every 6 h



    Argos transmission 6 h / 14 day


    GPS locations every 30 min. ***


    GPS locations every 1 hr. + 10 min.***

    GPS locations every 2 hours***


    GPS locations every 2 hours*** (1.5 years)


    GPS locations every 4 hours***
    Data download speed via radio Non-differential is 10 records/second (at 2400 baud rate)
    Differential is 3 records/second (at 2400 baud rate)
    User replaceable battery pack 3B57 3B50 3B57 3B50
    User programmable
    Via cable with download link
    GPS & Beacon Schedule & Argos Schedule
    Mortality Delay
    Time
    GPS & Beacon Schedule
    Mortality Delay
    Time
    Field upload via radio GPS & Beacon Schedules
    Time
    Field upload via GSM Network N/A GPS & Beacon Schedules
    Mortality Delay
    Remote download via radio Data & diagnostics
    Remote download via GSM Network N/A Data & diagnostics
    Data link operating frequency 420-460 MHz
    Data modulation baud rate 2400 baud
    Approximate UHF range Up to 10 km ground to air, depending on the terrain
    VHF beacon frequency Customer specified
    148-174 MHz, 216 -220 MHz
    Operating temperature range -30˚C to +50˚C
    Software interface Windows XP® or higher recommended
  • GPS 8000 product sheet

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