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Hughes Low Profile BGAN
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Hughes LPB Low-Profile BGAN Terminal
SMN: 26527 SKW: BGANTHLPB1
MPN: 3500910-0001

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Price: $4,995 USD


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A Concealed BGAN Terminal
For portable high-speed Internet connection that can be concealed under a layer of dirt, Inmarsat has developed the Low-Profile BGAN terminal. This terminal lays flat on the ground and connects to a BGAN satellite totally concealed. This terminal is ideal for a wide variety of uses including surveillance, remote home security, wildlife monitoring, fisheries, discreet weather monitoring, anything that requires a full-time Internet connection that is hidden to sight.

Hughes Low-Profile BGAN LPB Terminal
The Hughes Low-Profile BGAN terminal offers consumers, businesses, public agencies and other government organizations a hidden satellite communications terminal to avoid potential theft or the ability to discreetly set up communication with an unseen footprint.

Hughes LPB Low Profile BGAN

This rapidly deployable BGAN antenna is designed for unmanned remote and extreme weather concealed operation. The antenna and terminal lay flat on the ground and can be covered with surrounding materials including dirt (up to 2 centimeters). Since it's a BGAN terminal, it can connect globally with any of the Inmarsat BGAN satellites under one service plan. It maintains a high-speed data rate for applications almost anywhere in the world.

Hughes Low-Profile BGAN Antenna
The terminal may be buried under a thin layer of dirt or surrounding material as long as that material does not have metal in it. The arrow on top of the antenna should be pointed toward the BGAN satellite. There is 30 to 60 degree view angle of this antenna, and it may be tilted up for higher elevations.


Hughes LPB Features

  • Auto-connects to the Internet (after pointing). Easy to install and use by anyone.
  • Always-On network connection, for any kind of remote equipment.
  • Ideal for remote equipment that needs real-time monitoring and control 24 x 7.
  • Military grade environmental and ingress protection (IP 67)
  • Covert - silent - low power - field proven reliability
  • Connect device(s) via Ethernet (using supplied special special waterproof connector)
  • Operates with standard BGAN Internet Service Plans.
  • Also operates with BGAN M2M service plans for low-data use locations.
  • Fixed permanent locations may use Unlimited BGAN service with BGAN Link Global or Geo.
  • DHCP and Static IPs are available.
  • Operates on 4 watts of power... excellent for extending battery life.
  • Hibernation mode draws just 0.01 watt and wakes up (in 30 seconds) on any LAN activity.
  • The data connection is open, and stays alive. No wake-up operation needed to transmit/receive.
  • Global Coverage - Equipment can be located anywhere without notification to Ground Control
  • Delivers high-speed Internet of 464 Kbps, 94.5% as fast as the fastest BGAN terminals
  • Outdoor all-weather use - Superior Ingress rating of IP67 - Built for extreme weather
  • Environmental: Operates in +-40° F to +167° F degrees (-40° to +75° C)
  • SMS messages are $0.50 cents w/free incoming messages (iPhone texts are not charged).
  • Secure from hackers with powerful firewall rules in place, or use a private network for ultimate.
  • Supported transport protocols - TCP, UDP, ICMP, SKIP, GRE, ESP, SMTP, IMAP, POP3, FTP, HTTP, HTTPS.
  • IP Watchdog - Monitors and maintains the network so it's always up. more
  • Monitor - Control remote terminals from one portal using the Terminal Management Portal.
  • Web UI Interface - Status and control screens accessed from any connected browser.
  • Remote SMS Control - Activate, Deactivate, Reboot, and many other options using SMS control.


 
Hughes Low Provile BGAN Brochure
Hughes Low Profile BGAN Brochure
 
Hughes Low Profile BGAN Brochure
Hughes Low-Profile BGAN Brochure & Stats
 
Hughes LPB User Manual
Hughes LPB User Manual
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Low Profile BGAN Contents
Package Contents
The Hughes Low Profile BGAN ships with these components:
  • Tranceiver (middle)
  • Lay-Flat Antenna (right bottom)
  • 2 RF Cables (one has right-angle).. Use one of two for the install
  • Pointing Wedge to raise height of antenna on ground
  • Amphenol waterproof 6 Pin Ethernet Connector (for RJ-45 cable)
  • Amphenol waterproof 3-Pin Power cable (supply 12 to 24 volt DC)
  • LPB User Manual located here


Low Profile BGAN Photos    
Hughes Low Profile BGAN Terminal - Connector Ports   Hughes Low Profile With Cabling
The Hughes Low-Profile BGAN has IP-67 rated ports so that this solution can be submerged for a short period of time (up to 1 meter). The ports are Ethernet, Antenna (TNC), and DC power (between 10 and 26 volts).
 
Both the Antenna and the Transceiver may be buried or covered. The power cables may connect to an DC power source, and the Ethernet connector provides a standard TCP-IP Internet connection automatically.
LPB BGAN Antenna Arrow   Antenna Pointing
The compact low-profile antenna has an arrow embossed on top that is used to point toward the BGAN satellite.
 
The LPB antenna itself has a 30 degree view angle in the direction of the arrow embossed on the antenna. The pointing wedge helps the installer aim the terminal for connecting with the BGAN satellite.
Connectors   Hughes Low Profile BGAN Opened
The Amphenol waterproof connecters are for power and Ethernet. The TNC antenna connector & cable are also waterproof.
 
Inside the IP-67 enclosure is the Hughes Low-Profile transceiver, which is based on the Hughes 9502 BGAN Terminal transceiver.
Hughes Low Profile Covered in dirt   Patch of dirt - unseen bgan
The Low-Profile antenna covered in client created material to aid in an undetected communications link.
 
When buried (up to 2 centimeters in some cases), both the transceiver and antenna are hidden to the human eye
     

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   *Incoming voice calls are free, however the calling party will be charged at their provider's rates to call to your satellite phone.
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 Low Profile BGAN LBP Specifications
 Network
Upload (Transmit) Max Speed   448 Kbps - Class 2 BGAN
Download (Receive) Max Speed   464 Kbps - Class 2 BGAN
DHCP   Supported - From 1 to 255 connected devices
NAT & Relay Mode   Supported
Firewall   At Teleport - Whitelist and Blacklist supported free - More Information
MAC Address Filtering   Supported
Satellite Transmit Frequency   1626.5–1660.5 MHz (L band)
Satellite Receive Frequency   1525–1559 MHz (L band)
SMS Remote Management   Supported - Wide Beam backup connectivity
GPS Frequency   1574.42–1576.42 MHz
Firmware Upgrades   Over the air or local - No Cost
 Physical
IDU Weight   2.2 Kg Includes transceiver and enclosure
IDU Dimensions   253 mm x 176 mm x 53 mm
ODU Weight   1.2 kg excludes cabling
ODU Antenna Dimensions   240 mm x 240 mm x 29 mm
RF Cable Length   3 meters - TNC RF connectors
Installation Requirements   Can be installed by anyone. No certification required.
 Interfaces
Data Connection   Ethernet RJ-45
Alternate PC Connection   USB Type B - For connection to PC for configuration only
IDU Antenna Connector   TNC Female
ODU Antenna Connector   TNC Female
 Environmental - Antenna and 9502 IDU
Operating Temperature   -40° C to +75° C (-40° F to +167° F)
Storage Temperature   -45° C to +80° C
Humidity   95% RH at +40° C (104° F)
Mechanical Vibration
until Non-Operational
  200-2000 Hz,0.3 m2/s3; MIL-SPEC 810B Method 500.3 proc. 1
IDU Water and Dust   IP-67 Compliant (withstands immersion in water up to 1 meter)
ODU Water and Dust   IP-67 Compliant (withstands immersion in water up to 1 meter)
 Electrical
Input Voltage   9 Vdc to 26 Vdc
Normal Operation Wattage   3 to 4 watts for open full-time TCP-IP connection
Hibernation (wakes on any activity)   < 0.01 watt @ 12 Vdc (@ 0.01 Watt) + 30 seconds to establish network
Transmission Wattage   Short transmission bursts may pull up to 20 watts.
Off (GPIO Control)   < 10 mW @ 12 Vdc



Hughes Low Profile BGAN Documentation

  Hughes Low Provile BGAN Brochure
Hughes Low Profile BGAN Brochure

Hughes Low Profile BGAN Brochure
Hughes Low-Profile BGAN Brochure & Stats
Hughes LPB User Manual
Hughes LPB User Manual

BGAN Service Plans
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Why Choose Ground Control?
While there are other resellers you could choose to purchase your BGAN equipment and service from... with Ground Control, you are working with a BGAN Internet Service Provider and not just a reseller. We also provide a no-cost BGAN Firewall option for high-security, and Auto-Registration terminal pre-configuration for one-button activations... and many many other benefits. Please speak with a Ground Control sales representative to help you find the most cost effective satellite communications solution for any situation.


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