Hetrac 8 is a real-time monitoring (GPS or AGPS) device dedicated to security and tracking of high value assets such as containers and trailers. The Hetrac 8 is autonomous and discrete with an integrated GSM/GPRS and GPS functions in a single robust watertight (IP 66) case. With an integrated GSM and GPS antennas, the data communication can be achieved over SMS, GSM or GPRS networks. The Hetrac 8 has a 18.9 Ah rechargeable battery, power management circuitry and a motion sensor that will allow extended duration tracking with a low battery alert. The Hetrac 8 is available in a water resistant packaging with an optional magnetic mount or external battery charging connector.

GSM/GPRS Specification Class 12 GPRS, Mobile Station Class B PBCCH support. Coding schemes CS 1-4; Internal antenna Quadband operation (850/900/1800/1900MHz); PDU, MO/MT cell broadcast.
GPS : uBlox GPS engine; Fix Times: 30 secs cold start; 1 second hot start.
Power : Motion sensor triggered power management circuitry for extended duration operations.
18.9Ah battery (17.6Ah external Li-Ion rechargerable battery + 1.3Ah device battery)
Battery Life Expectency: 9 months @ 1 location update a day w/sleep mode implementation 6 months @ 4 location updates a day.
External wall charger unit included.
Mechanical : Dimensions: 5.51” x 3.58” x 2.67”
Weight: 1.5 Lbs
Mounting: 2 mounting tabs with 0.169” dia holes.
Material: Polycarbonate; IP65 and Nema 4X rated (for fully sealed units only; does not apply to magnetic mounting or external charging connector options).
Environmental : Operational Temperature: -20 deg C to +55 deg C
Storage Temperature: -30 deg C to +70 deg C.
Ordering Information :
  • Hetrac 8:    Fully sealed.
  • Hetrac 8M:  Magnetic base option.
  • Hetrac 8E:   External charging connector option.
Note: Hetrac 8M and 8E are water tight only. All specifications are subject to change without notice.