DirtMate Technical Specifications

Here are the technical specifications of DirtMate.


DirtMate: 21 x 32 x 7 cm 

Bracket: 22 x 32.5 x 1 cm


ABS, Aluminum, Polymer Plastic

Raw GPS Accuracy

GPS accuracy: 1.5cm + 2 ppm 

Machine-Mounted Accuracy: approx 5cm

Compatible correction data 

One base DirtMate installed in a fixed location acting as a reference for the roving DirtMates. 

Note: DirtMates will not be compatible with standard site base stations on release.

Processed data formats

CSV export for tables in DirtMate Dashboard

Surface Exports in the Home View

Software compatibility

DirtMate app for device management and machine tracking. Automatic terrain updates for Propeller Platform.

Charging time 

Solar: 6-16 hours 

Wall adapter: 6 hours

Operating temperature (DirtMate & Network Gateway)

+14 to +122 degrees F (-10 to +50 degrees C)


Operating humidity (DirtMate & Network Gateway)

0–80% non-condensing

Regulatory certifications 

FCC + IC + CE + RCM + MIC + RoHS (not yet certified)

Data capacity before upload

9 hrs at high rate logging (5 Hz) 34 hrs at low rate logging (1 Hz)

Network Gateway range

Approximately 0.5 miles (0.82 km) with line of sight

Network Gateway (router) specs

2.4 GHz wireless

Network Gateway dimensions

9.75” x 4.75” x 1.375” [24.5 x 12 x 3.5 cm] 

Network Gateway mount type

Pole or screw mount

Network Gateway power supply

12-24V PoE, power injector included


For more information, you can refer to the DirtMate product page.


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