Trimble ZX5 Multirotor Unmanned Aircraft System

Features
  • Outstanding flight stability and performance even in strong winds
  • Includes a 16 MP camera system and flight planning software
  • Image resolution down to 1 mm
  • Light, compact,foldable carbon design
  • Up to 20 minute mission duration and 2 km range
  • Easy data processing in Trimble Business Center Photogrammetry Module or Trimble UASMaster

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The Trimble ZX5 is another accurate, reliable tool in Trimble’s family of UAS solutions. Fast to setup and easy to operate, the Trimble ZX5 allows you to quickly collect data in the field so you can generate the dynamic deliverables required for today’s jobs. It requires no launcher, is easy to deploy and includes everything you need to capture high quality georeferenced photos for applications such as aerial mapping and inspections.

  • Vertical takeoff and landing capability allows users to work in tight places and obstructed environments where fixed wing solutions are less suitable.
  • The system can be equipped to capture live video imagery for inspection applications such as civil infrastructure, utilities, and oil and gas pipelines.
  • Simple field-to-office workflows ensure reliable results
  • Easily integrate with other Trimble technology
Image Processing

Import your data into Trimble Business Center Photogrammetry Module office software to create detailed orthophotos, digital elevation models, point clouds, volume calculation, 3D models and more without requiring specialized photogrammetry knowledge or experience. Or utilize the state-of-the-art Trimble Inpho UASMaster module for advanced photogrammetric processing.
Specifications:

 

 

Category

Item

ZX5

HARDWARE

Type

Rotary Wing

 

Maximum takeoff mass

5 kg (11lb)

 

Payload capability

2.3 kg (5.1lb)

 

Dimensions

85 x 49 cm

(33.5 x 19.3)

 

Material

carbon frame structure

 

Propulsion

electric pusher propeller; 6 brushless motor

 

Battery

2 x 6600 mAh 14.8 V

 

Camera

16 MP with interchangeable 14mm lens

SOFTWARE

Project management

 

Mission planning

multiple flight

 

Automated pre-flight checks

 

Automatic take off, flight and landing

 

Autonomous camera triggering

 

Automated fail-safe routines

 

User controlled fail-safe commands

 OPERATION

Endurance

20 min

 

Maximum ceiling2

3000 m (9,843 ft) AMSL

 

Pre-flight setup time

5 min

 

Take off type

Vertical

 

Landing type

Vertical

 

Weather limit

Stable in winds up to 36 km/h (22 mph)

 

Communication & control frequency

2.4 GHz

 

Communication & control range

up to 2 km (1.2 miles)

 

Video Frequency

5.0 GHz

 

Live Video Stream Resolution

480i

 

Recordable Video Resolution

1080p30

ACQUISITION

PERFORMANCE

Resolution (GSD)

1.0 mm to 19.5 cm (0.04 -7.7 in), depending on height above ground level (AGL) and less

 

Flight AGL range

5 - 750 m

(16.5 - 2,460 ft)

 

 

 


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