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    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 5
    • Ease Of Use: 3
    • Usefulness: 4
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    Very useable magnetometer

    posted by ggutshal on 11/07/2012 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

    Pros:
    Very small form factor. I2C interface so it doe not consume too many IO pins. The HMC5883 magnetometer is a pretty standard part in the microcontroller/robotic community. Libraries exist for arduino and netduino
    Cons:
    math is required to use this magnetometer as a compass. Calculating headings requires some complex higher order math functions...
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