FC40 Fluxgate Compass

Part # 22090187

This product is discontinued.

The FC40 Fluxgate Compass provides accurate heading data for auto-steering and navigational purposes.

Key Features

  • Magnetic Fluxgate Sensor
  • Dual Axis Gimbal
  • Fully Waterproof
  • NMEA2000® Connectivity
  • Simrad Yachting Construction

    • Magnetic Fluxgate Sensor

      Provides superior electronic directional reference over the long term.
    • Dual Axis Gimbal

      Ensures the RC42 is highly accurate, even when the boat is not flat.
    • Fully Waterproof

      Certified to IPX6 standard.
    • NMEA2000® Connectivity

      Connect to an NSS, NSE or NSO navigation system with ease.
    • Simrad Yachting Construction

      Brutally strong and elegantly designed.


    Mounting [S,F,B] Deck or bulkhead
    Operating Temperature 0° to +55°
    Operating Temperature Stored -30° to +70°
    Housing Off white ABS
    Specified Standards Environmental Protection: IP56
    Product Length [mm] 106
    Product Width [mm] 102
    Product Height [mm] 72
    Weight [kg] 0
    Product Width 102.4 mm \ 4 in
    Product Height 72 mm \ 2.8 in
    Product Weight 0.4 kg \ 0.88 lbs


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


    Automatic Compass Calibration True

    GPS Navigation

    Heading Accuracy +/- 3 degrees after calibration


    Compass Safe Distance [mm] 500