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Dual Axis Digital Compass Module

SKU: 017-MB-SM15114

$39.75 AUD, inc GST
$36.14 AUD, exc GST

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Dual Axis Digital Compass Module

SKU: 017-MB-SM15114

$39.75 AUD, inc GST
$36.14 AUD, exc GST
This product has been retired and kept here for reference.

This is a low cost digital compass. The working principle is utilizing magneto resistive sensor sensing the Earth's magnetic field component, so as to get an azimuth angle.


  • Size: 26.00mm(L) * 26.00mm(W) * 11.60mm (H)
  • Light weight and high cost-effective
  • RS232 and IIC protocol
  • Baud rate: 9600bps
  • With stabile operation and high accuracy
  • Very low operating voltage (3 - 5V DC)
  • DC single supply operation
  • Continuous output and output when required
  • Advanced hard iron calibration
Operating Voltage
DC 3V to 5V
Current Consumption
5V 15mA, 3V 8mA
Response Frequency
Measuring Range
0 degrees to 360 degrees
0.1 degree

Measuring Precision

1 degree

Operating Temperature

-20° to 85°
Storage Temperature
-40° to 125°


  • Handheld electronic instrument
  • Robot orientation and position
  • Navigation system
  • Telescope position
  • Auto helm rudder
  • Antenna position
  • Automobile GPS navigation
  • Aero model position


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Documentation and Resources:
  • The Maker Revolution
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Product Comments

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (4-6 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.95 for Express Post (1-2 days, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

Our physical address:

Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
NSW, 2289

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