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z-max cell simm card

Started by Michael Alan Sanchez. Last reply by Michael Alan Sanchez Sep 17, 2015. 5 Replies

I bought a sim card from a provider, but it doesnt seem to work on the Z-max.  Anyone know of a pay per use sim cardthat I can get to use?  Read more →

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ProMark3 GNSS Post-processing

Started by Jerry Chase Jun 9, 2013. 0 Replies

Hi,I'm in Cyprus assisting with an archaeological dig. We have used Fast Survey for our data collection. Now I'm experimenting with using Surveying. I'm new at using GNSS software. I did a simple…Read more →

stop & go DGPS survey for contouring and cadastal mapping

Started by Lokinder Rana Nov 29, 2012. 0 Replies

i bought a new Ashtech DGPS PM200…Read more →

Tags: Ashtech, PM200, topographical, survey, dgps

Timeline of Ashtech Milestones

Started by Jaybird Nov 13, 2010. 0 Replies

DISCOVER ASHTECH KEY MILESTONES!(1970) Sercel an electronics company in France starts the radiopositioning business using land based UHF transmiters at the time. (1978) NAVSTAR (Navigation System…Read more →

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In 2008 I created my very own portable GNSS base station using Direct IP and at the time the Magellan ProMark3 ( now Ashtech).
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Reply by Matthew M Filus on December 22, 2011 at 10:14pm

Forgive me if anyone already posted this, but there is a firmware update for the Promark3 posted HERE.

This solved all of the initialization problems I was having with my unit.


Reply by Gary Breisch on November 26, 2010 at 8:19pm
Open appeal to Skip Farrow:
Any word on the touch screen replacement part? Please send any pictures, notes and anything else to use in our quest to replace those puppies. Magellan/Ashtech has been no help.

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