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AirMar 42183 Heading Sensor

Measurement Category: Motion
Operating Environment: Above Water, Splash Zone

Mounting: Adjustable bracket.

Operating Mode: Free Streaming
Power Supply Type: VDC
Power Specification: 9-40 VDC, <30mA supply current


The AirMar 42183 Heading sensor provides heading integrated with data from the three-axis rate gyro and three-axis accelerometer to assure that the H2183 maintains 2° of accuracy. This level of accuracy is perfect for interfacing with autopilots, chart plotters, and radar systems. Designed for vessel installation, splash proof, outputs NMEA 0183 and NMEA 2000 strings.

Instrument Measurements

  • Heading (Orientation)
  • 3-Axis Angular Position (Rotation)
  • 3-Axis Acceleration (Translation)
  • 3-Axis Angular Rate (Rotation)

Measurement Specifications
Heading: +/- 360 deg, Heading Accuracy: 1 deg (static), 2 deg (dynamic) Heading Update Rate: 10 Hz (20 Hz for NEMA2000) Pitch/Roll: +/- 90 deg, Static Pitch and Roll Accuracy: <1 deg Dynamic Pitch and Roll Accuracy: <3 deg Pitch/Roll Update Rate: 2 Hz

Optional Sensors

No optional sensors provided. Please add sensors.

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