ARGOS Products

linkit series

Linkit Series

Re-useable and designed with respect to the environment, Linkit® can be adapted to all oceanographic platforms. Once connected, your instruments are tracked, easy to recover and the risk of loss is reduced. Linkit® features include:

  • Position Monitoring
  • Cost effective
  • Long battery Life
  • Resistant
  • Dedicated expert support team
  • Alerts
  • Easy to use
  • Reuseable, Rechargeable
  • Robust
  • 24/7 Operational Center
LINKIT SURFACEBOX LINKIT UNDERWATER LINKIT CORE
ARGOS TX output power: 250mW to 1W
Rx for satellite pass prediction
TX output power: 250mW to 1W
Rx for satellite pass prediction
TX output power: 250mW to 1W
Rx for satellite pass prediction
ANTENNA Argos: external helical (75mm)
GNSS: Internal patch
Argos: whip memory wire (21cm)
GNSS: Internal ceramic patch
3 options for Antenna connection
(SMA/ufl/Soldering)
BOX FEATURES /
BOARD FEATURES
Measures: 12.7×7.9×3.8 cm
Weighs: 415g (without batteries)
Withstands temperatures from -20°C-50°C
Water resistance: IPX7
Measures: 12×4.2×2.2 cm
Weighs: 140g
Withstands temperatures from -20°C-50°C
Water resistance: IPX8
Depth resistance: -1,500m
Measures: 5.5×3.7×0.8 cm
Weighs: 18g
Withstands temperatures from -20°C-50°C
GNNS Uses GPS/GALILEO/QZSS/GLONASS
Position acquisition can be programmed for every: 10,15 or 30 minutes
1, 2, 6, 12 or 24 hours
Argos doppler positioning available
Uses GPS/GALILEO/QZSS/GLONASS
Position acquisition can be programmed for every: 10,15 or 30 minutes
1, 2, 6, 12 or 24 hours
Argos doppler positioning available
Uses GPS/GALILEO/QZSS/GLONASS
Position acquisition can be programmed for every: 10,15 or 30 minutes
1, 2, 6, 12 or 24 hours
Argos doppler positioning available
CONFIGURATION Configurable via bluetooth with the GenTracker app (iOS/Android) Configurable via bluetooth with the GenTracker app (iOS/Android) Configurable via bluetooth with the GenTracker app (iOS/Android)
CONSUMPTION Argos TX (<1sec burst): 220mA
GNSS RX ZOE-M8: 27mA
Sleep mode: 0;049mA
Argos TX (<1sec burst): 220mA
GNSS RX ZOE-M8: 27mA
Sleep mode: 0;049mA
Argos TX (<1sec burst): 220mA
GNSS RX ZOE-M8: 27mA
Sleep mode: 0;049mA
POWER SOURCE 6 AA batteries Rechargeable Lithium-Polymer battery (2200mAh) Li-ion / LiPo charging compatible
Solar panel charging compatble
Primary cells or rechargeable batteries (none of the above are included)
CUSTOMIZATION N/A N/A USB2 for powering/CPU flashing
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer
9 axis (BMX160)
Saltwater switch
Magnetic read switch
1 x I2C for surface mounted third party sensors
Picoblade connectivity for connecting external sensors