[Talk-GB] Finally a RTK / NTRIP Broadcaster in London

Grant Slater openstreetmap at firefishy.com
Sun Sep 6 17:51:34 UTC 2020


Hi All,

Experimenting with RTK? (rtklib)
Need an NTRIP / RTCM broadcaster in London?

Great news, there is finally a free one available!
Registration required here:
https://register.rtcm-ntrip.org/cgi-bin/registration.cgi

Others available in the UK:
DARE00GBR0: Daresbury
ENIS00GBR0: Enniskillen
FOYL00GBR0: Londonderry
HERS00GBR0: Herstmonceux
HERT00GBR0: Hailsham
INVR00GBR0: Inverness
LICC00GBR0: London
SHOE00GBR0: Shoeburyness

RTK is a way to get ultra precision (~1cm) "GPS" position.
The cost of the required receives have plummeted in the last few years.
< €300 now for a basic receiver and antenna.
Examples: https://www.gnss.store/17-high-precision-gnss-modules
The software required is a little tricky, but getting better.

Some more details here: https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/RTKLIB

Kind regards,

Grant



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