eCompass

ECC – 2D – eCompass Series

ECC – 2D – eCompass Series

The ECC-2D Series is a low-cost 2D digital compass in a small package with low power consumption and high reliability designed for commercial and industrial users.

FEATURES:

  • Heading accuracy: ±1°
  • Hard & soft iron magnetic compensation
  • Wide operating temp range: -40° to +85°C
  • Low-cost electronic compass
  • RS-232, RS-485, and TTL outputs
  • Small footprint (61L x 35W x 21H mm)
  • 5Vdc power supply
  • IP67 seal

 

APPLICATIONS:

  • Platform stabilization
  • Satellite Antenna Control
  • ROV/UUV Unmanned Underwater vehicles
  • Marine navigation surveying & mapping
  • Weather buoys
  • Antenna positioning

 

Performance Specifications

Heading Performance

Accuracy
Resolution0.1°

 

Pitch and Roll Performance

Range±15°±30°±60°±90°
Pitch Accuracy1.5°
Roll Accuracy1.5°
Pitch Tilt Angle±80°
Roll Tilt Angle±80°
Best Compensation Angular Range40°

 

Electrical

Input Voltage5 Vdc (default)
9-36 Vdc (custom)
Input CurrentOperating: 45mA
Idle: 35mA
Standby: ≥35mA

 

Environmental

Operating Temperature-40° to +85°C
Storage Temperature-40° to 100°C
Shock2500g
Shock Resistance100g @11ms, 3x/Axis (½ Sinusoidal)
Electromagnetic Compatibilityaccording to EN61000 and GBT17626
Insulation Resistance≥100m
Vibration10grms, 10-1000 Hz

 

Mechanical

Wires4
Cable Length1 meter with leads (default)
Weight160g without cable

 

Interface

Start-up Delay<50 msec
Max Output Rate20 Hz
Baud Rate (bps)2400 to 19200
Output FormatBinary

 

Calibration

Hard Iron CalibrationYes
Soft Iron CalibrationYes
Magnetic Field Interface Calibration MethodPlane rotation in a circle (2D calibration)

 

*Specifications subject to change without notice on account of continued product development