Crowtail- 3-Axis Digital Compass

Item #: EL-CT0059ADC
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Price: $9.52 inc GST
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    Crowtail-3-Axis Compass module, a member of Crowtail family uses I?C based Honeywell HMC5883L digital compass. This ASIC is equipped with high resolution HMC118X magneto-resistive sensors and a 12-bit ADC. It provides compass heading accuracy up to 1? to 2?. Signal conditioning like amplification, automatic degaussing strap drivers and offset cancellation are inbuilt. This Crowtail module also includes a XC6206P332MR for power supply requirement. Hence user can connect any 3.3V to 6V DC power supply.


    • Crowtail compatible interface
    • 3-Axis Magneto-resistive type sensors
    • I?C serial interface
    • 2.0cm x 2.0cm Crowtail module
    • 1? to 2? Degree heading accuracy
    • Up to 116 Hz Maximum output rate
    • Built-In self test

    Applications Ideas

    • Low cost compassing
    • Magnetometry
    • Pedestrian navigation
    • Hobby auto navigation
    • Compassing support for mobile devices and portable computers (i.e connected via Blue-tooth or UART)


    • Input Voltage:5V
    • Sleep Mode Current: 2.5uA
    • Measurement Mode Current: 640uA
    • High resolution
    • Compatible with either 3.3V or 5.0V development platform
    • High heading accuracy

    Package list

    • Crowtail-3-Axis Compass x1

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