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Simrad Precision 9 Compass

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Simrad Precision 9 Compass

Model: 000-12607-001
UPC: 9420024145999
  • Heading, Rate Of Turn (ROT), roll, and pitch output over NMEA 2000®
  • Heading and ROT calculated using sensor data from 9 axes of rotation and motion
  • Accurate and reliable solid-state sensor technology
  • Heading accuracy of ±2° after calibration
  • Easily adjustable mounting bracket allows bulkhead or up-mast installation
  • IPX7 waterproof. Best in class.
  • Simple installation with a single NMEA 2000® connection

The Precision-9 Compass supplies heading and rate-of-turn information to Simrad, B&G and Lowrance autopilot, radar and navigation systems. Based on reliable solid-state sensor technology, this compact compass offers easy installation aboard any vessel.

Supply and Interface8-16 V via NMEA 2000
Power consumption 0.4 W
NMEA 2000 Load Equivalence No. (LEN):1
NMEA 2000 ports (input/output):1
CalibrationAutomatic (User Prompted)
Repeatability± 1.0° (or better)
Roll/Pitch range± 45°
Heading accuracy:± 2° after calibration
Dynamic performance:with random excitation of ± 10° at max 1 Hz: Heading error <2°: with heading step input of 90° at a rate of 10°/s Heading error 10 sec. after turn <2°
Environmental protection:IPX7
Compass safe distance:0.5 m (1.7’)
Temperature range operation:-25 to +65°C (-13 to +149°F)
Temperature range Storage:-30 to +70°C - (-22 to +158°F)
Dimensions H: 36 mm (1.42"), W & D: 119 mm (4.69")

What's in the Box:
  • Precision 9 Compass
  • N2K-T-RD - Micro-C T-connector
  • N2KEXT-15RD - 4.55 m (15-ft) NMEA 2000® cable
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