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Key Features
trimble cu controller
An innovative Windows CE .Net device
Built for the field whatever the conditions
The Trimble® CU controller is an advanced
The Trimble CU controller is rugged enough
detachable control unit especially designed for
for any job in any weather. It holds an
Designed for optical and GPS surveying
Trimble optical and GPS surveying systems1.
environmental rating of IP55 and operates in
On its Windows® CE.Net operating system,
extreme temperatures of –30 ºC to +55 ºC
Advanced features for exceptional
convenience, efficiency, and ease of use
the Trimble CU controller runs your choice of
(–22 ºF to +131 ºF). It can also withstand a
powerful Trimble field software2, plus other
pole drop of 1.0 m (3.3 ft) onto a hard surface.
specialized Windows software as needed.
The display and keyboard are illuminated,
Rugged specifications for superior
performance and reliability
Your choice of powerful Trimble field
software
The original Integrated Surveying™ system
so you can finish any job fast even in low
Smart hardware
lighting.
Every innovative feature on the Trimble CU
controller is designed to make your job easier.
The Trimble CU controller receives power
Clearly view background maps and check work
from the optical instrument or the especially
on the color graphic display for greater data
designed holder, which attaches to a robotic
control and confidence. The 1 GB of memory
or GPS rover pole.
lets you take all your base data (point lists,
background maps) into the field.
One controller, one software, one
interface, one Job file
Access frequent functions via dedicated
The Trimble CU controller is central to
instrument control keys. Quickly select
Integrated Surveying from Trimble. With
software options using the touch screen.
software such as the Trimble Survey
Controller™ software onboard, collect GPS and
Integrated Bluetooth wireless technology
optical data in one Job file simply by switching
Eliminate the hassle of cables and expedite
the Trimble CU controller between sensors.
setup with integrated Bluetooth® wireless
Standardize on one flexible controller for
technology. When the Trimble CU controller is
maximized investment. And your survey team
used on an instrument such as the Trimble R6
only needs to know one interface.
or Trimble S6 rover, the system is 100% cable
free for unsurpassed convenience and ease
When field work is complete, simply
of use.
transfer the Job file to your office using the
communication method that suits. A surveyor’s
Flexible communication options
Choose the method of data transfer that suits
your situation. Using an external modem such
as a cellphone with Bluetooth, you can send
and receive files over the Internet while in
the field: you don’t need to drive back to the
office. When in the office, the Trimble CU
docking station provides fast data transfer to
your computer.
The Trimble CU also provides USB and serial
communication options.
Data can be transferred to a PC or another
Trimble CU using a cable, Bluetooth, a
CompactFlash Card reader, or a USB memory
device.
work flow has never been easier.
1 The Trimble CU controller is designed to support Trimble’s latest
surveying systems, including the Trimble R8 GNSS system, Trimble S6
Total Station, Trimble S8 Total Station, and Trimble VX Spatial
Station. The Trimble CU also supports the Trimble 3600/5500/5600
optical instruments via the Trimble CU Adapter.
2 The Trimble CU controller runs the Trimble Survey Controller
software. In addition, a number of regional solutions are available.
For more information on the field software that’s best for you, talk
to your local Trimble Authorized Distribution Partner.
TRIMBLE CU CONTROLLER
technical specificatons
•Windows Explorer
•Pocket Internet explorer
•Inbox e-mail client
•Microsoft WordPad
•Transcriber (handwriting recognition)
•Windows Media Player
•Microsoft ActiveSync®
•Connect to Desktop
•File transfer (Remote)
•File viewers for Microsoft Image and Word
USER INTERFACES, SOFTWARE AND RECORDING
Trimble CU Controller
Attachable
Direct . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The Trimble CU can be attached to the
Trimble S6 Total Station, Trimble S8 Total Station,
Trimble VX Spatial Station, Robotic holder,
GPS holder, or docking station
Via Trimble CU Adapter. . . . . . . . . Trimble 3600/5500/5600 Total Stations
environmental
Temperature
Operating temperature. . . . . . . . . . . –30 °C to +55 °C (–22 °F to +131 °F)
Storage temperature. . . . . . . . . . . . . –40 °C to +70 °C (–40 °F to +158 °F)
Humidity. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100% condensing MIL-STD-810F
Sand and dust. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Protection against wind-driven
according to MIL-STD-810F, and IP5X
Water . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . IPX5
Drops. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 drops from 1.0 m (3.3 ft) onto hard surface
Power
Internal. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Power back-up suspend mode to preserve files
External
Direct . . . . . . . . . . . . Trimble S6 Total Station, Trimble S8 Total Station,
Trimble VX Spatial Station, Robotic holder,
GPS holder, or docking station
Via Trimble CU Adapter. . . . . . . . . Trimble 3600/5500/5600 Total Stations
Physical
Size . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 196 mm × 110 mm × 30 mm (7.7 in × 4.3 in × 1.2 in)
Weight . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0.4 kg (0.88 lb)
Memory. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64 MB SDRAM, 1 GB internal
non-volatile storage memory
Processor. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 400 MHz Intel® PXA 255 ARM-Xscale CPU
Interface
Display. . . . . . . . . . Color, illuminated TFT, daylight readable touch screen
reflective color TFT- LCD; displayed at
320 × 240 pixels (QVGA) LED frontlight illuminated display
Keyboard . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19-key alpha-numeric + 4-way arrow key,
dedicated navigation and instrument control keys
Audio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Integrated speaker for audio systems events,
warnings and notifications
Operating system. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Windows CE.Net
Software
The Trimble CU controller runs the Trimble Survey Controller software.
In addition, a number of regional solutions are available. For more
information on the field software that’s best for you, talk to your
Trimble Authorized Distribution Partner.
Input/Output
Data communication through Robotic holder,
GPS holder or docking station. . . . . . . . . . . . . USB, RS-232 and Bluetooth
External removable memory. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . USB memory device or
CompactFlash card reader (optional)
Certification
Class B Part 15 FCC certification, CE Mark approval and C-tick approval.
Bluetooth type approvals and regulations are country specific.
© 2005–2007, Trimble Navigation Limited. All rights reserved. Trimble and the Globe & Triangle logo are trademarks
of Trimble Navigation Limited, registered in the United States and in other countries. Integrated Surveying, and
Trimble Survey Controller are trademarks of Trimble Navigation Limited. Microsoft and Windows are either registered
trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. The Bluetooth word
mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Trimble Navigation Limited is under
license. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. PN 022543-099C (09/07)
Specifications subject to change without notice.
NORTH AMERICA
Trimble Engineering &
Construction Group
5475 Kellenburger Road
Dayton, Ohio 45424-1099 • USA
800-538-7800 (Toll Free)
+1-937-245-5154 Phone
+1-937-233-9441 Fax
TRIMBLE AUTHORIZED distribution partner
EUROPE
Trimble GmbH
Am Prime Parc 11
65479 Raunheim • GERMANY
+49-6142-2100-0 Phone
+49-6142-2100-550 Fax
ASIA-PACIFIC
Trimble Navigation
Singapore Pty Limited
80 Marine Parade Road
#22-06, Parkway Parade
Singapore 449269 • SINGAPORE
+65-6348-2212 Phone
+65-6348-2232 Fax
www.trimble.com
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