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Beam Iridium 9555 SatDOCK-G (9555SDG)

Beam Iridium 9555 SatDOCK-G (9555SDG)
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The SatDOCK-G supports Tracking & Alert functionality via the dedicated in built GPS engine. Tracking messages can be preconfigured to support periodic reporting, manual position report update via button press, remote polling or sending of emergency alert messages all via SMS / SMS to email or SBD (Short Burst Data).

The Iridium 9555 satellite handset fits securely in the Dock which is compact in design, unlike other traditional docking kits that require another external box for installation, the Beam SatDOCK-G is all contained within the one single compact Dock. Other features include phone charging, in-built Bluetooth, USB data, inbuilt ringer and allows antenna and power to be permanently connected to the Dock ready for use. The Iridium 9555 handset is easily inserted and removed by the press of a button on the top of the dock making it very easy to use away from the Dock when required.

SatDOCK-G also supports the use of an optional active privacy handset or the fully featured intelligent handset, RST970 these simply and easily added to the SatDOCK-G.

SatDOCK-G provides the flexibility of using your handheld satellite telephone to support the use of equipment for a wide variety of applications. It has an in-built Bluetooth module for voice connectivity along with an intelligent tracking and alert reporting system utilizing the in-built GPS engine of the SatDOCK-G. The alert & tracking module can be configured to support periodic polling or emergency alert reporting.

Product Code9555SDG
ManufacturerBeam Communications
Product Code9555SDG
ManufacturerBeam Communications

GPS Module (Internal)

Receiver Type

  • 14 tracking channels, 51 Acquiring, L1 frequency (1575.42MHz)

Active Antenna Recommendation

  • Minimum gain 15 - 20dB (to compensate signal loss in RF cable)
  • Maximum noise figure 1.5 dB Maximum gain 50 dB

Update Rate

  • 1Hz


  • Position 2.5mCEP, Velocity 0.1m/s, Timing 300ns

Acquisition TTFF

  • Cold 29sec, Hot 1sec


  • -161 dBm

Operational Limits

  • Altitude 18000m,Velocity 515m/s


  • 4G

Power Specifications


  • 68mA

Transmit + Charging

  • 0.7A
  • 8.4W

Rated Input

  • 9-32V DC, 2A max

Sleep Mode

  • 3mA
  • 35mW

Average Power Consumption

  • Current @ 12V Power Watts


Alarm (Alert) Loop1 input, 1 output

  • Alarm Mode: Normally-Closed loop IN to OUT up to 500m cable run/multiple buttons.

Horn Output

  • Green wire on the cable loom. Open collector output can be interfaced to 12 or 24VDC with up to 120mA current sink capability.

Privacy Handset (Line In/Out)

  • 4-pole 3.5mm audio jack at the bottom of the SatDOCK cradle.

External Speaker and Microphone

  • One horizontal 2-pin Microfit connector on the cable loom for speaker and one vertical 2-pin Microfit connector for microphone.

Data Port (USB)

  • USB Mini-B 5-pin female (USB Slave). USB 2.0 compliant, CDC Serial profile.

Power Cable

  • 4-way Microfit socket. +Vin, 0V (GND), and ACC (On/Off Sense). 9-32VDC tolerant. ACC sense: High(1) > +7Vdc Low (0) 0V < +5Vdc

Bluetooth® Module (Internal)


  • The Bluetooth® word, mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth® SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Beam Communications is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.


  • Bluetooth® identifier: B03005. CE 89/336/EEC - #EC/2006/20013C. FCC part 15 class B: SatDOCK contains Transmitter Module FCC ID: QOQWT11. Canada: Cert# 5123A-BGTWT11E Japan Standard: R 201 NY 07215089


  • Integrated chip antenna


  • Default = Class 2 (< 10 metres). Class 1 (<100 metres), +18dBm max. 2.4GHz - 2.4835GHz Unlicensed ISM Band


  • HFP - Hands-Free Profile v.1.5 HFP-AG - Hands-Free Audio Gateway Pro¬file v.1.5 & SPP - Serial Port Profile


  • Bluetooth® 2.0v+EDR (Enhanced Data Rates), 802.11 coexistence.


Environmental Specifications

Operating Range SatDOCK

  • -4°F to +158°F (-20°C to +70°C)


  • 7.89 H x 2.93 W x 2.68 D (inches)
  • 200.5 H x 74.36 W x 68 D (mm)

Cradle Weight

  • 0.7 lbs
  • 0.32 kg

Packed Weight

  • 2.86 lbs
  • 1.3 kg

Operating Range 9555 Handset

  • 14°F to +131°F (-10°C to +55°C)

Atmospheric Protection

  • Conformal Coating to Circuit Board Assy

EMC Compliance

  • CE, IEC60945:2002 (Section 9 & 10) 2009/19/EC - Automotive EMC directive

Operating Humidity Range

  • < 85% RH non-condensing


  • For EU countries, this product must be collected separately from household waste, as defined in each region. This product must not be discarded together with household waste.


  • Full compliant RoHS Directive EU 2002/95/EC (All 6 substances)

Storage Temperature

  • -22°F to +158°F (-30°C to +70°C)

Physical Specifications

Outer Box Dimensions

  • 5.51 W x 3.54 D x 13 H (inches)
  • 140 W x 90 D x 330 H (mm)

Box Weight

  • 1.21 lbs
  • 2.67 kg

PotsDOCK Weight

  • 0.7 lbs
  • 0.32 kg

Packed Weight

  • 2.86 lbs
  • 1.3 kg

PotsDOCK Dimensions

  • 7.9 x 3.0 x 2.6 (inches)
  • 200 x 75 x 65 (mm)

Packed Dimensions

  • 12.8 x 5.5 x 3.5 (inches)
  • 325 x 140 x 88 (mm)

GPS Module (Internal)


  • 14 tracking, 51 Channel Acquiring

Update Rate

  • 1Hz


  • Position 2.5mCEP, Velocity 0.1m/s

Acquisition TTFF

  • Timing 300ns


  • Cold 29sec, Hot 1sec

Operational Limits

  • --161 dBm


  • Altitude 18000m , Velocity 515m/s 4G


  • *Independent Aeronautical certification MUST be gained prior to installation
  • EMC Compliance
  • Iridium
  • CE Compliance
  • Electrical Safety
  • RoHS
  • C-Tick


  • SatDOCK-G 9555 Cradle
  • Universal Mounting Bracket (RAM)
  • DC Power Cable
  • Speaker & Microphone
  • User Manual
  • Quick Start Guide

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