gyrocompass


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Related to gyrocompass: gyroscope, magnetic compass
  • noun

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a compass that does not depend on magnetism but uses a gyroscope instead

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Of course you want your captain to have the latest in geopositioning and gyrocompass equipment.
6] The tide is running too fast to recalibrate this gyrocompass, even with care.
The contract will include Dual NAVIGAT X MK1(TM) gyrocompass systems, NAVITWIN IV(TM) Heading Management Systems and a complete suite of Heading Repeaters.
Simultaneous improvement in the accuracy of nautical charts resulted in the development of the gyrocompass.
The new OCTANS is an all-in-one gyrocompass and motion sensor (attitude and heading reference system, AHRS) and brings in new and enhanced features, including IMO/ IMO-HSC certification and inertial navigation system (INS) product upgrade-path.
Announcement of competition: purchase and installation of the gyro compass to Nornen class and KV Harstad- a total of six (6) pieces gyrocompass.
TSS International, headquartered in Watford, United Kingdom, designs and manufactures inertial sensing, gyrocompass navigation and subsea pipe and cable detection systems for offshore energy, oceanographic and military marine markets.
Defence Logistics Organisation wishes to enter into a contract for the purchase and installation of the gyro compass to Nornen class and KV Harstad- a total of six (6) pieces gyrocompass.
Their technology spares the pilot the task of connecting to the ship's GPS and Gyrocompass systems.
The full Integrated Bridge System package will include VisionMaster FT Radars, VisionMaster FT ECDIS, Magnetic Compass System, Echosounder, VoyageMaster G4 Voyage Data Recorder, Gyrocompass, GMDSS Radio, Autopilot and Steering Control System and Speed Logs.
The system will incorporate with the ship's combat management system and gyrocompass.