UNAVCO Resources: Cables and Connectors

Cables and Connectors

A multitude of cables and connectors are needed for GNSS installations, whether for permanent or campaign sites. Generally, for campaign sites, the cables used are proprietary cables that come from the GNSS equipment manufacturer. For permanent sites, however, some cables are customized based on length.



  Connector Cable Type Devices Connects To
N GNSS antenna Chokering and older generation GP antennas
Trimble NetRS receivers
TNC GNSS antenna Trimble Zephyr and Zephyr Geodetic antennas
Trimble R7 and 5700, Topcon GB-1000 receivers
BNC GNSS receiver data output Trimble NetRS receivers
(1-, 5-, 7-, and 9-pin)
GNSS antenna (1-pin), data (7- or 9-pin), power (5-pin) Trimble 4000SSE and 4000SSi receivers, Topcon GB-1000 receivers
DB9 GNSS receiver data transfer Trimble NetRS GNSS receiver

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Article ID: 521
Created: March 24, 2010
Last Updated: August 24, 2016
Author: Beth Bartel

Online URL: https://kb.unavco.org/article/unavco-resources-cables-and-connectors-521.html