VBOX Sport | 10Hz Data Logger

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Overview

VBOX-Sport-Iphone-5VBOX Sport is a waterproof, battery powered 10 Hz GPS data logger designed primarily to measure performance or lap times.

It can be used as a stand alone logger or connected to an iOS device via Bluetooth to see results in real-time using free apps supplied by Racelogic.

Features

Features

  • 10 Hz GPS engine
  • Bluetooth interface to iPhone™ or iPad™
  • Over 6hr battery life
  • Internal rechargeable battery
  • Internal or external GPS antenna
  • Free Performance Test and Laptimer iPhone™ App available from Apple App Store
  • Robust, waterproof, lightweight enclosure
  • USB charging
  • SD card logging
  • Herbert Richter mounting system
  • Free data analysis software
  • Compatible with Harry's Lap Timer app, which is available for iOS and Android

Applications

Applications

You can undertake the following performance tests with our free 'VBOX Sport Performance Test App' which you can download from the iTunesTM store. To find the app, search for 'VBOX Sport'. 

  • Acceleration Testing
  • Brake Testing
  • Zero to Zero Testing

Inputs / Outputs

Inputs / Outputs

VBOX Sport Inputs and Outputs

Inputs 

  • USB
    Charge the VBOX Sport using the provided USB cable, connected either to a powered USB port or to the optional in-car 12 V charger.
  • External Antenna (optional)
    For the best results, use an external GPS antenna in the centre of a metal roof away from any roof bars or radio antennas.

Outputs

  • SD Card
    The VBOX Sport can record to the MMC, SD, SDHC and SDXC media cards that are formatted in a FAT or FAT32 format.

Parameters

Parameters

The VBOX Sport records the following parameters as standard:

  • Time
  • Velocity
  • Heading
  • Latitude
  • Longitude
  • Height

And from those, our software will automatically calculate:

  • Lateral acceleration
  • Longitudinal acceleration
  • Elapsed time
  • Distance
  • Radius of turn
  • Center-line deviation

Specs


Specifications

Velocity

  • Accuracy: 0.1 Km/h
  • Units: km/h or Mph
  • Update rate: 10 Hz
  • Minimum velocity: 0.1 Km/h
  • Maximum velocity: 1800 km/h
  • Resolution: 0.01 Km/h

Acceleration

  • Accuracy: 0.5 %
  • Maximum: 4 G
  • Resolution: 0.01 G

Heading

  • Resolution: 0.01° s
  • Accuracy: ±0.2° s

Position

  • 2D Position: ±5 m*
  • Height:5 m*

Recording options

  • Record only when moving (default)
  • Record start/stop button

SD Card

  • Type: SD card
  • Usage: 8.7 Megabytes/hour whilst logging

Software - Apple

  • VBOX Sport Performance Test
  • VBOX Sport LapTimer
  • VBOX Sport Diagnostics App

Software - Windows

  • Circuit Tools data analysis software

Environmental and Physical

  • Size: 104.5mm x 72.8mm x 25.1mm
  • Weight: 130 g

  • IP rating:
    IP65 (with connector bungs fitted)
    IP20 (without connector bungs fitted)
  • Storage temperature:
    -20°C to +60°C (max. limits)
    -20°C to +35°C for maximum battery life
  • Operating temperature: 
    -20°C to +55°C
    0°C to +45°C (whilst charging battery - charger will shut down outside this range)

Power

  • Input Voltage: +5 Volts only
  • Power: 2.5 W max. (charging)

*95% CEP (Circle of Error Probable) means 95% of the time the position readings will fall within a circle of the stated radius

Download or print datasheet here.