PAM-7Q GPS Module

  • 28509: PAM-7Q GPS Module
  • 28509: PAM-7Q GPS Module
  • 28509: PAM-7Q GPS Module
$49.99
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Product ID 28509
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$49.99

Overview

Parallax’s PAM-7Q GPS Module embeds the very capable uBlox PAM-7Q GPS device in a project-friendly module.  Suitable for any experience level, it provides all of the standard services like location fix, speed, heading, altitude measurements, and atomic date and time.

The user-friendly mounting holes and 5-pin header make it easy to integrate into solder-free breadboard projects, and the onboard voltage regulator and buffer circuitry mean its ready for use with both 3.3 V and 5 V microcontrollers.

Key Features:

  • Useable in solder-free breadboard projects
  • Ready for use with both 3.3 V and 5 V microcontrollers
  • Satellite-lock LED shows you when your module is on and receiving data
  • Onboard super-capacitor preserves data for up to 30 minutes after power is disconnected

Application Ideas:

  • Robo-Magellan projects
  • Fleet tracking
  • Heading and speed measurements

Details

  • NMEA 0183 v2.3 standard protocol
  • 56 separate tracking channels
  • Up to 10 Hz max navigation update rate
  • < 2.0 meter horizontal position accuracy (2.5 m max if conditions are highly unfavorable)
  • Configurable time pulse signal (0.25 Hz to 1 kHz)
  • 50 km (~31 mi) maximum altitude (upper stratosphere)
  • Power requirements: 3.3 V  - 5 V, 55 mA max (typically 35 mA)
  • Communication: TTL Asynchronous Serial (UART), Optional I2C
  • Dimensions: 1.0  x 1.5  x 0.5 in (25.4 x 38.1 x 12.7 mm)
  • Operating temperature range: -40 to +185 °F (-40° to +85° C)

Downloads & Documentation

Download Details More Info
AN002 Real-time GPS Data Reception and Parsing - 182.17 KB | updated: 18 Apr 2014 - 1:49 pm
Parallax PAM-7Q GPS Module Product Guide - 261.25 KB | updated: 15 Aug 2014 - 1:56 pm
PAM-7Q GPS Module Example Propeller C code - 416.11 KB | updated: 15 Aug 2014 - 12:13 pm
PAM-7Q GPS Module Schematic - 130.52 KB | updated: 15 Aug 2014 - 12:10 pm

Additional Resources