This basic compass system includes Maretron’s solid state compass, which provides magnetic heading information. In addition to magnetic heading, rate of turn, and vessel attitude (i.e., pitch and roll) is provided by the compass and available for viewing on the display.
The following table shows the products included within this example system plus a list of the information or data available for display.
|Product||Description||Available Data List|
|DSM150||Display||Displays data in this list, monitors the data and sounds an internal buzzer if there is a problem|
|SSC300||Compass||Monitors magnetic heading, rate of turn and pitch and roll|
The following screenshots (click to enlarge) are examples of how monitored data can be displayed on the DSM150.
Magnetic Heading Cardinal
Magnetic Heading Digital
Magnetic Heading Head Up
Magnetic Heading North Up
Pitch and Roll
Rate of Turn