Support for Trimble 5800/R8/R8GNSS

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Support for Trimble 5800/R8/R8GNSS

Post by survey1 » Mon Sep 17, 2007 8:39 am

I have just installed FG2007 v3.1.2 on a Trimble TSC2. The list under instrument selection for GPS Reference and GPS Rover does not include the Trimble 5800, R8 or R8GNSS.

Am I missing a software patch? Any clarification would be appreciated.

Thanks,
Paul Lewis
Aucoin Surveys Ltd.
Whitehorse, Yukon

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Post by Jason Poitras » Tue Sep 18, 2007 10:12 am

Hello,

Use the Trimble 5800 driver on the rover, Trimble 5700 driver on the base. Also note that FieldGenius can not use the internal Bluetooth for connection.
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