Tersus GNSS Announces New PPK Board for Accurate Positioning

By Mike Ball / 22 May 2017

Tersus GNSS Precis-BX316R PPK Board
Tersus GNSS has announced the release of its new GNSS PPK board, the Precis-BX316R. The Precis-BX316R is a GNSS Post-Processing Kinematic (PPK) board for accurate positioning. It supports raw measurement output from two antennas – GPS L1/L2, GLONASS G1/G2 and BDSB1/B2 from the primary antenna, and GPS L1/L2 from the secondary antenna.

The on-board SD card provides up to 32GB of storage and makes it convenient for users to collect data for post-processing. Working with GNSS antennas, it can output stable measurement in challenging conditions. Integrated with versatile interfaces and connectors, Precis-BX316R aims to facilitate GNSS data management applications such as precision navigation, precision agriculture, surveying and other UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) applications.

Additional features:

  • Supports 192 GNSS channels
  • High integration system-on-chip (SoC) solution
  • Supports up to 20Hz measurement output
  • Supports camera shutter synchronization
  • Serial ports with LVTTL or RS-232
  • External antenna input through SMA connector
  • Data output: NMEA-0183 and Tersus Binary format
  • Correction output format: RTCM 2.x/3.x/CMR/CMR+
  • Easy to integrate with Pixhawk and other autopilots
  • Compact design and low power consumption
Posted by Mike Ball Mike Ball is our resident technical editor here at Unmanned Systems Technology. Combining his passion for teaching, advanced engineering and all things unmanned, Mike keeps a watchful eye over everything related to the unmanned technical sector. With over 10 years’ experience in the unmanned field and a degree in engineering, Mike’s been heading up our technical team here for the last 8 years. Connect & Contact