The RC42 is an intelligent rate compass which significantly improves the dynamic performance of autopilots and stabilised radar displays. Featuring an integrated turn sensor, the RC42 enhances all auto-steering experiences.

  • Magnetic Fluxgate Sensor
  • Solid State Rate Sensor
  • Fully Waterproof
  • NMEA2000® Connectivity
  • Simrad Yachting Construction

 

Overview

The RC42 is an intelligent rate compass which significantly improves the dynamic performance of autopilots and stabilised radar displays. Featuring an integrated turn sensor, the RC42 enhances all auto-steering experiences.

Specifications

Technical

Housing Off white ABS

Technical/Environmental

Mounting [S,F,B] Deck or bulkhead
Operating Temperature 0° to +55°
Operating Temperature Stored -30° to +70°
Specified Standards Environmental Protection: IP56
Product Width 106 mm / 4.2 in
Product Depth 72 mm / 2.8 in
Product Height 102 mm / 4 in
Product Weight 0.9 kg / 2 lbs

Other

Compass Safe Distance [mm] 500

Power

Power Consumption 1 4 W
Power Supply (Supply Voltage) 8-16V via SimNet

Autopilot/Auto-Steering

Automatic Compass Calibration True

GPS Navigation

Heading Accuracy +/- 3 degrees after calibration

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