Waxom is our compact, very low consumtion GPRS/GSM locator. It is well suited for environments that require high levels of autonomy. This product allows for a personalised working pattern to taylor its consumtion to the application’s requirements.

WAXOM is a size and consumption optimised electronic device that gathers, registers and transmits a set of locally obtained data.

It includes:

  • Terrestrial Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • GPRS wireless communications System
  • Safe Power supply with backup battery and protection
  • Electronic controller for local data acquisition, storage memory and local communications ports
  • Zig-bee wireless link device for establishing local wireless networks.
It can be used in the following applications:

  • Fleet localisation and management for process improvement.
  • Staff and vehicle safety and security


  • GPS System for localisation.
  • GPRS/GSM based wireless communications system.
  • It includes an internal battery and SIM card with the GPRS service pre-activated.
  • Safe Power supply with backup battery and protection
  • Electronic controller for local data acquisition, storage memory and local communications ports
  • Zig-bee wireless link device for establishing local wireless networks.
  • Remote programming and configuration (including remote firmware updates)
  • Generation of historical data reports and registers
  • The connexion with the Data Reception Centre is done over TCP/IP using the relevant ISP links.

Basic and Optional Equipment

Basic Equipment:

  • Class 10 GPRS MODEM with external aerial
  • Local RS232/USB or Telnet Console
  • RS232/485 port
  • LED for diagnosys
  • Support for Internal/External battery
  • Li-ion Battery charger as power supply back-up
Optional Equipment:

  • Wireless link device
  • Local I/O


- Quad Band 1900/850, 1800/900 MHz GSM/GPRS/EDGE able to communicate using GPRS, fax, SMS and voice applications. It enables TCP/IP communication over GPRS links with the following features:

  • Certified to operate GSM/GPRS phase 2+
  • GPRS Class 10 (4+2) with uplink speed of 56Kbps
  • Class B GSM/GPRS dual (automatic switch)
  • Low consumption
  • Dualidad GSM/GPRS en Clase B (por conmutación automática).
  • Bajo consumo.
  • Working Temperature Range –20oC to 85oC
- Console Serial Connection: It supports RS232/485 with flow control signals. Features:

  • Working speed up to 115kb for RS232 and 500kb for RS485
  • Multi-point connection when in duplex or semiduplex mode
  • Emission control via soft slew-rate
  • Control emisiones mediante suave slew-rate
  • Protection against conducted disturbances and electric shocks

- Optional network connection: Bluetooth, Zig-Bee.
- Security Features:

  • IP Administration password
  • Local Menu administration password
  • Bluetooth/Zigbee pairing password
  • VPN password

GPS Features

The GPS module is considered a reference in the Localisations chip set market. Its main features:

  • High integration and ultra low consumption
  • 50 simultaneous reception channels in L1 Band
  • 1HZ time reference signal with 50ns resolution
  • Cold start in 30 seconds, assisted in 5 seconds.
  • Location accuracy – 1m without SA
  • It supports DGPS and SBAS channels
  • Temperature working range –40oC to 80oC.
  • It supports both active and passive aerials

Power supply features

  • Extended range 9-60Vdc, 6-40Vac
  • Protection against fast transients (IEC-61000-4-4)
  • Protection against transient waves (IEC-61000- 4-5)
  • Protection against transient and permanent shortcircuits with recovery
  • Protection against permanent surges without heating and recovery
  • Back up battery with or without internal charging system

Electromagnetic Features

Normas de aplicación:



Electrostatic discharge immunity test IEC/EN 61000-4-2 Level 4
Radiated, radio-frequency, electromagnetic field immunity test IEC/EN 61000-4-3 30V/m
Electrical Fast transient test IEC/EN 61000-4-4 2Kv
Surge immunity IEC/EN 61000-4-5 2Kv
Immunity to conducted disturbances, induced by radio-frequency fields IEC/EN 61000-4-6 10Vrms
Power frequency magnetic field immunity test IEC/EN 61000-4-8 30V/m
Voltage dips, short interruptions and voltage variations immunity tests IEC/EN 61000-4-11 0ms-10ms
Electromagnetic Emission EN 55022 Clase A

Environmental Features

  • Working Temperature Range –20oC to 85oC
  • Survival Temperature Range –20oC to 70oC
  • Humidity 95% at 40oC
  • Working humidity range 0-95% without condensation
  • Compliant with ETSI 300 019 1-3,Class 3.1
  • Other applicable regulations:





IEC 60068-2-1

-20oC, 16 hours

Dry Heat

IEC 60068-2-2

45oC, 16 hours

Damp Heat

IEC 60068-2-3

70oC, 98% HR 100h


IEC 60068-2-6

1g, 10-500Hz,


IEC 60068-2-27

100g, 3ms

Damp Heat, cyclic

IEC 60068-2-30

0, 55 oC/ 6 cycles of 24 hours

Grado de protección IP

UNE 20324 (ES)


Grado de protección IK

UNE 50102 (ES)


Physical Features

Waxom models include DIN mounted casing and Back pannel mounting casing with screws. Both with metallic casing and cabling for external connectivity

It includes:

  • Aerial connector: SMA
  • Conector antena: Golden screwed SMA
  • I/O Connexion: pluggable terminals with with anchorage
  • Serial/Ethernet connexion: screened RJ45.
  • Physical dimensions:100x120x40mm “Waxom”
  • Weight: 0,3kg
  • Front and side indicators


  • EN301 511 V9.0.2 “Harmonized standard for mobile stations in the GSM 900 and DCS 1800 bands (GSM)”
  •  EN60950 “Safety of Information Technology Equipment”
  • EN61000-6-5 “Generic standards – Immunity for power station and substation environments”
  • EN301 489-1 V1.4.1 “ElectroMagnetic Compatibility standard for radio equipment and services”