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  • Inertial Navigation Systems-Image
    Inertial Navigation Systems - (81 companies)
    They are typically used in systems that require very precise navigation data, such as ships and submarines. The second design is called a strapdown as the sensors are attached rigidly, or "strapped down", to the body of the host vehicle... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Compasses - (54 companies)
    Solid-state compasses are also available. They contain small, magnetic field sensors that provide data for an integral microprocessor. Compass types include fluxgate compasses, radio compasses, hand compasses, and wrist compasses. A fluxgate compass... Learn More
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    Navigational Instruments - (207 companies)
    ...compasses, range and depth finders, map measurers, and other items. These instruments are used for surveying surroundings, orienting present location, measuring distance on a chart or map, and determining the best route to a given destination. How... Learn More
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    Magnetometers - (71 companies)
    ...combination compasses and magnetometers are used on satellites and aboard airplanes that map the local structure of the Earth's magnetic field. Navies use compasses and magnetometers to detect submarines under water. Surveyors can use these magnetometers... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Gyroscopes - (66 companies) achieved with a coil of optical fiber. Video Credit: Optic Prof. Spinning mass -- Spinning mass gyros use a steadily-moving mass with a free-moving axis (gimbal). They are very fragile and require regular maintenance. When a spinning mass gyro is titled... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Gasket Cutters - (23 companies)
    ...of gasket cutters include compass-style circle gasket cutters, bit brace circle gasket cutters, hollow gasket cutters (or hollow punches), and more sophisticated gasket cutting machines. Compass-style circle gasket cutters have an aluminum frame... Learn More
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    Binoculars - (72 companies)
    Binoculars are lens assemblies used for magnifying and viewing distant objects stereoscopically. Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Accelerometers - (290 companies)
    Accelerometers are instruments for measuring, displaying, and analyzing acceleration and vibration. Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Digital Cameras - (71 companies)
    Digital Cameras are cameras that take still photographs, and sometimes have limited video capabilities, by recording images on an electronic image sensor. Search by Specification | Learn More
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    MEMS Foundry - (82 companies)
    MEMS foundry services suppliers design and manufacture microelectromechanical devices on a contract basis, in prototype to production quantities. Search by Specification | Learn More

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