Topcon Announces New Geodetic Antenna

Posted: 3/28/2016

LIVERMORE, Calif., USA/ CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, The Netherlands - March 3, 2016 - Topcon Positioning Group announces the release of a new full wave geodetic antenna - the G5-A1. The portable antenna is designed to provide improved multipath mitigation for use with a mobile base station site or network reference station.

"When paired with the Topcon NET-G5 receiver, the zero-centered geodetic antenna provides a powerful and cost-effective entry-level solution" said Charles Rihner, vice president of the Topcon GeoPositioning Solutions Group.

The G5-A1 is optimized for geospatial industries and designed to track all globally available and developing satellite constellations. The antenna weighs approximately 1 pound (.5 kg) and is 7 inches (17.9 cm) wide.

"With its portability and geodetic level performance, the new G5-A1 antenna provides an excellent choice for mobile base system and economy reference station system," said Rihner.