Compasses

OEM GPS-Compass negates magnetic interference issues.
Compasses

OEM GPS-Compass negates magnetic interference issues.

Unaffected by magnetic disturbancesÂ- as well as changes to magnetic environment, VN-360 provides accurate, True North heading solution for systems integrators seeking alternative to magnetic-based sensors. This miniature heading and position sensor incorporates 2 onboard GNSS receivers and calculates relative position between its 2 GNSS antennas. With separation...

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Compass provides constant heading updates along 9 axes.
Compasses

Compass provides constant heading updates along 9 axes.

Measuring 4.69 in. across and 1.42 in. tall, Precision-9 Compass delivers heading and rate-of-turn information to Simrad autopilot, radar, and navigational systems over NMEA 2000® connection. Solid-state sensor array measures motion on 9 separate axes, and respective accuracies for headingÂ- and pitch and roll range are ±2°and ±45°. Adjustable mounting bracket...

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Compasses

GNSS Compass Smart Antenna is RTK-capable.

Designed for professional marine and marine survey markets, Vector V320 supports multi-frequency GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and BeiDou. All-in-one smart antenna is capable of both RTK-level positioning accuracy and better than 0.2° heading accuracy. Sealed for harsh environments, rugged IP69K-rated housing incorporates fixed and pole mounting capability.

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GPS Compass offers better than 2 heading accuracy.
Compasses

GPS Compass offers better than 2 heading accuracy.

Integrating 2 GPS antennas, multi-axis gyro, and tilt sensor, Vector V104 is based on patented Crescent® Vector™ technology, which provides code phase management and multipath mitigation. Dual antennas provide heading and position data, while gyro and tilt sensor deliver backup heading information if GPS-based heading is ever lost. Offering choice of serial or NMEA2000 communications,...

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Accelerometers

Integrated eCompass with Soft Gyro enhances smart devices.

Respectively supplied in 2 x 1 x 1.1 mm and 3 x 3 x 1.0 mm LGA packages, dc213 and dc312 single-chip eCompass solutions combine 3-axis accelerometer and 3-axis magnetometer. Products, which feature IÂ-²C interface and dedicated programmable interrupt, provide 9 DoF (Degree of Freedom) with soft gyroscope with MiraMEMS Xmotion™ software enabled. Pin-to-pin compatible with g-sensor series,...

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Compasses

Smart Antenna and Compasses offer GLONASS compatibility.

Compliant with IMO requirements, Simrad MX521B Smart Antenna features built-in beacon demodulator, providing real-time corrections for positioning accuracy better than 1 m when in range of beacon station. In standard GNSS mode, unit provides better than 3 mÂ- accuracy. Featuring integrated gyro and tilt sensors, Simrad MX575D Compass delivers heading and DGNSS position accuracy...

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Compasses

Electronic Compass targets battery-driven mobile devices.

Based on FlipCore technology, Model BMC150 combines 3-axis geomagnetic sensor and 3-axis accelerometer in single package.Â- Both sensors form logical and functional unit, since g-vector generated by accelerometer is required to calculate tilt compensation for azimuth data produced by geomagnetic sensor. Measuring 2.2 x 2.2 mm with power consumption as low as 190 µA,...

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Compasses

Digital Compass uses magnetic field measurement principle.

Housed in 3 x 3 x 0.95 mm LGA package, Model BMC050 integrates triaxial geomagnetic sensor for measuring Earth's magnetic field and triaxial acceleration sensor for tilt compensation. Device features 0.3 Â-µT sensitivity with power consumption of 0.54 mA during normal operation. Using FlipCore measurement principle, Model BMC050 achieves 0.5° angular resolution at 1,000 µT...

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Compasses

CellGuide Announces CLIOX-C, a New MEMS-enhanced GPS Chip Using Baolab's CMOS 3D Compass

Enhanced Location Services and Augmented Reality REHOVOT, Israel and BARCELONA - CellGuide has announced the selection of Baolab's award winning NanoEMS(TM) technology as a companion to its location and positioning solutions. CellGuide will add Baolab's recently launched 3D NanoCompass(TM) IC to their GPS chip, to create the CLIOX-C, the world's first fully integrated GPS and compass device....

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Force Sensors / Transducers

Baolab Uses Its NanoEMS Technology to Create Ultra-low Cost 3D Digital MEMS Compasses in CMOS

Barcelona, Spain - 5 July 2011. Until now, 3D Compasses have typically used non-standard technologies such as magneto-resistive materials or Hall-effect structures combined with magnetic field concentrators to detect the direction of the Earth's magnetic field. Baolab Microsystems is first to design a pure CMOS Lorentz force MEMS sensor and, as a result, its new 3D Digital NanoCompass(TM) matches...

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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit

Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.

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