Galileo Digital Magnetic Compass

Galileo (DMC300) is a MEMS accelerometer and magnetometer based digital magnetic compass for attitude and heading reference. It is a perfect solution for compassing and navigation applications.

Galileo (DMC300) is a MEMS accelerometer and magnetometer based digital magnetic compass for attitude and heading reference. Use of solid state components ensures robust performance in diverse environmental conditions. DMC300 is a highly suitable solution for compassing and navigation applications in naval vessels, boats, robots, UAVs and UGVs.

Features:

 

High output rates

Compact

High heading, roll and pitch accuracy

Tilt compensated

Specifications


PARAMETER NAME PARAMETER VALUE
GALILEO
DMC 300
HEADING
Accuracy +- 0.5 (1σ)
For Pitch < 60˚
Resolution 0.01°
Magnetometer Range +- 2 gauss
ROLL & PITCH
Range +- 180˚ (Roll)
+- 90˚ (Pitch)
Accuracy +- 0.2 (1σ)(in static conditions)
Resolution 0.01°
OUTPUT RATE* 1Hz to 10Hz
INTERFACES
Format RS232, RS485
Baud Rate 9600 (default), 19200, 57600, 115200
ELECTRICAL
Power Supply +9V to +28V DC
Current Consumption < 150mA @ 12VDC
< 80mA @ 24VDC
MECHANICAL
Size 98 (L) x 62 (W) x 27 (H)
Weight 190 gms
ENVIRONMENTAL
Operating Temperature -10˚C to +70˚C
Storage Temperature -20˚C to +85˚C
Humidity 0 – 95%
Sealing IP60

*Factory Configurable

Applications

Directional guidance to Yacht and small ships

Directional assistance to ground vehicles and robots

Navigation of drones and other UAVs