HC885EXF

L1/L5/G1/G3/E1/E5a/E5b/B1/B2a/B2, NavIC-L5, L-band correction services | 28 or 35 dB

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  • Very low noise preamp (2.5 dB typ.)
  • Axial ratio (≤ 0.5 dB at zenith)
  • LNA gain (28 dB typ. | 35 dB typ.)
  • Low current (25 mA typ. | 31 mA typ.)
  • ESD circuit protection (15 kV)
  • Invariant performance from 2.2 to 16 VDC
  • IP67, REACH, and RoHS compliant

The patented HC885EXF helical antenna is designed for precision positioning, covering the GPS/QZSS-L1/L5, GLONASS-G1/G3, Galileo-E1/E5a/E5b, BeiDou-B1/B2/B2a, NavIC-L5 and L-Band Correction frequency bands, including the satellite-based augmentation system (SBAS) available in the region of operation [WAAS (North America), EGNOS (Europe), MSAS (Japan), or GAGAN (India)].

Tallysman’s eXtended Filter (XF) antenna technology has been designed to mitigate out-of-band signals and prevent GNSS antenna saturation. The radio frequency spectrum has become more congested as new LTE bands are activated and their signals or harmonic frequencies [e.g. 800MHz x 2 = 1600MHz (GLONASS-G1)] can affect GNSS antennas and receivers. In North America, planned Ligado signals at 1525 – 1536 MHz can especially impact GNSS antennas that support space-based L-band correction services (1539 – 1559 MHz). New LTE signals in Europe [Band 32 (1452 – 1496 MHz)] and Japan [Bands 11 and 21 (1476 – 1511 MHz)] have also been observed to interfere with GNSS signals. In addition, Inmarsat satellite communication (uplink: 1626.5 – 1660.5 MHz) can also affect GNSS signals. Tallysman’s custom XF filtering mitigates all existing signals and new Ligado and LTE signals, enabling the antennas and attached GNSS receivers to perform optimally.

Weighing only 8 g, the light and compact HC885EXF features a precision-tuned helix element that provides excellent axial ratios and operates without the requirement of a ground plane, making it ideal for a wide variety of applications, including unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).

Tallysman provides an optional embedded helical mounting ring, which traps the outer edge of the antenna circuit board to the host circuit board or to any flat surface. Tallysman also provides support for installation and integration of embedded helical antennas to enable the integrator to achieve a successful installation and obtain optimum antenna performance.

A housed version is also available. Click here to learn about the HC885XF.

L-band CorrectionRequired
Antenna FrequencyDual Band GNSS
MountOEM / Embedded
BrandTallysman

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Data sheet for the Tallysman HC885EXF GNSS Antenna

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DescriptionPart-Number
HC885EXF33-HC885EXF-xx