The Taoglas SGGP.18 is a ceramic GPS/GLONASS/GALILEO passive patch antenna designed for optimal performance on GPS L1 band (1575.42 MHz) and GLONASS L1 band (1602 MHz). With a low-profile thickness of just 4mm and convenient mounting via standard SMD process, it is ideal for high-volume, low-cost assembly applications. SGGP.18 is designed for applications in navigation devices, vehicle tracking/fleet management systems, and telematics devices. It is an excellent choice for applications in transportation, defense, marine, agriculture, and navigation industries.
This antenna has been tuned for use on a 50mm*50mm ground plane to achieve 2.86 dBi gain at 1575.42 MHz and 3.04 dBi gain at 1602 MHz. In addition to excellent efficiency, it also offers a broadly hemispherical radiation pattern with stable gain across elevations. SGGP.18 is manufactured and tested in an IATF16949 first tier automotive approved facility. For further optimization to customer-specific device environments, custom-tuned patch antennas can be supplied, subject to NRE and MOQ. For more information or support with integrating this antenna into your device, please contact your regional Taoglas sales office.