CG-6 Autograv Gravity Meter

CG-6 Autograv Gravity Meter

Technical Specifications

Available for RENT and for SALE

  • Dimensions :  21.5 cm(H) x21 cm x 24 cm (8.5 in x 8.2 in x 9.4 in)
  • Weight /  5.2 kg (11.5 lbs) including batteries
  • Sensor Type : Fused quartz using electrostatic nulling
  • Reading resolution : 1 microGal
  • Standard deviation : < 5 microGal
  • Operating range : World-wide (8,000 mGal without resetting)
  • Residual drift : < 20 microGal/day
  • Uncompensated drift : < 200 microGal/day
  • Range of automatic tilt compensation : ±200 arcseconds
  • Tares : Typically < 5 microGal for shocks up to 20 g
  • Automated corrections : Tide, instrument tilt, temperature, noisy sample filter, seismic noise filter, drift
  • Data output rate : User selectable up to 10 Hz
  • GPS accuracy: < 15 m; DGPS < 3 m
  • Touch-free operation : Handheld Tablet with Bluetooth
  • Battery Capacity : 2 X 6.8 Ah (10.8 V) rechargeable lithium smart batteries. Full day operation at 25 °C (77 °F)
  • Power consumption : 5.2 Watts at 25 °C (77 °F)
  • Operating temperature : -40 °C to + 45 °C (-40 °F to 113 °F) ; Optional high temperature version to +55 °C (131 °F)
  • Data output : USB and Bluetooth


CG-6 Autograv Gravity Meter

The CG-6 Autogravis the next generation land gravity meter combining a modern, intuitive user interface with our renowned quartz sensor technology housed in a rugged yet lightweight enclosure. The new CG-6 offers fast, reliable and precise gravity measurements and includes an array of mapping and post processing functionality with our new Lynx LG software conveniently installed on a tablet computer and provided as a standard feature. The new CG-6 offers you dependable gravity survey data with ease and efficiency making surveying more cost effective than ever before.

CG-6 Advancements

Building on the success of the Scintrex CG-5 Autograv™, we’ve re-engineered the design to make the CG-6 AutograV lighter, faster and more powerful.

Smaller, Sleeker packaging

  • 35% weight reduction: 5.2 kg (11.5 lbs) with 2 batteries
  • 32% height reduction: 21.6 cm (8.5 in) freestanding height
  • Re-engineered leveling tripod: 40% lighter, 25% stronger
  • 20% reduced power consumption
  • Reduced profile improves performance in windy conditions

Completely redesigned user experience

  • Faster, easier levelling with improved tilt sensors, visual feedback and a lighter tripod with levelling screws ergonomically placed at the front of the meter
  • Improved on-board interface and new tablet compatibility
  • New tablet enables remote operation and advanced data processing with acquisition up to 10 Hz and many other features
  • Intuitive on-board user interface for faster surveying, backlit inclined display for easy readability and 4GB of onboard memory
  • Bluetooth and USB connectivity

Improved sensor performance

  • Reduced long-term drift
  • Compact design with reduced warm-up and stabilization time

Remote tablet control with lynx LG software

  • Bluetooth connectivity for hands-free operation
  • Real-time position maps
  • Simple Bouguer mapping
  • Previous survey/station recall
  • Station/Route import capabilities (KML, GPX, Delimited ASCII)
  • Searchable survey database
  • Advanced corrections
  • Tilt and drift calibration interface
  • GPS integration/synchronization

Manufacturer : Scintrex (Canada)

Download the Technical Brochure of CG-6 Autograv

CG-6 Autograv Gravity Meter