In SBAS-enabled regions, Bad Elf Flex achieves 30 cm - 60 cm accuracy sufficient for sub-meter GIS use.
Simply pair the receiver with your tablet or phone, and all location-aware apps become sub-meter capable.
No additional software or special configuration is required.
Daily cost - none
Multi-constellation - now standard
Training - none
BAD ELF FLEX™ Standard Details:
BAD ELF FLEX™ Standard PN#BE-GPS-5500
The Bad Elf Flex is a high performance single frequency GNSS receiver.
With an unlockeable RTK engine And L-Band capabilities with the use of daily tokens.
This multi-constellation Single frequency, bluetooth enabled GNSS receiver is the economic, comparative advantage in a total geospatial solution.
Bad Elf Flex delivers accuracy all day, every day with 30-60cm accuracy via SBAS (satellite-based augmentation system) (coverage is CONUS).
For use with the Bad Elf Flex app or with phones or tablets using location-aware apps.
The Bad Elf Flex App is specifically designed for Bad Elf Flex & Bad Elf Flex Extreme, with a built-in NTRIP client.
It is also cross-platform compatible for complete receiver control.
Bad Elf Flex is compatible; The unit is app agnostic and works with iOS, Android, and Windows.
On-demand data logging is fully compatible with Android, iOS and Windows location-aware apps.
The Bad Elf Flex meets all requirements under Apple's MFi program, and works great with any location-based app in the App Store providing standalone Raw-data logging in RINEX format for post-processing NMEA logging in standard NMEA 0183 format.
The Bad Elf Flex Extreme is the perfect solution for GIS, mapping, agriculture, and survey data collection.
1 cm RTK via NTRIP (unlock with daily token)
5 cm to 10 cm via satellite corrections worldwide (unlock with daily token)
30 cm - 60 cm via SBAS
1 m autonomous
10.0” x 2.75” / 254mm x 70mm IP65 Rated Receiver that only weighs 29oz / 854g
11 hour Battery Life
App agnostic - works with iOS, Android, and Windows
Integrated keyboard and sunlight readable LCD
Single-frequency / multi-constellation - BeiDou, Galileo, GPS, and Glonass
What's in the Box:
5 Daily tokens
BE-GPS-5500 Flex receiver
3ft (90cm) Mini-USB cable for charging
12-24V DC vehicle USB charger
Rugged, waterproof case
5/8" x 11 to 1/4" x 20 adapter
Warning: Tablet and Pole in Pic, sold separately
PART NUMBER: Model BE-5500GPS
GPS: L1CA / L1P / L1C / L2P / L2C / L5
GLONASS: G1/G2/P code (P1/P2)
BeiDou: B1/B2/B3 (separate variant without L5)
Galileo: E1BC / E5a / E5b
QZSS: L1CA / L1C / L2C / L5
Horizontal accuracy - RTK: 1 cm (unlock with daily token)
Horizontal accuracy - SBAS (WAAS): 30-60 cm (unlock with daily token)
Horizontal accuracy - Autonomous: 1.2 m
Horizontal accuracy - L-Band via Atlas: 4 cm
Timing (1PPS) accuracy: 20 ns
Cold start time: < 60 s typical (no almanac or RTC)
Warm start time: < 30 s typical (almanac and RTC)
Hot start time: < 10 s (almanac, RTC, and position)