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Christopher Konvalin


Christopher Konvalin, MSCS, can be reached at MEMSense LLC, Rapid City, SD; 888-668-8743,

Compensating for Tilt, Hard-Iron, and Soft-Iron Effects   December 1, 2009
By: Christopher Konvalin

When implementing a compass system, it's important to understand the types of errors that can affect the accuracy of the heading readings. This article discusses those errors and explains methods to correct for them.




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