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Old 01-29-2016, 04:45 PM   #1
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Raymarine fluxgate compass with Cetrek Autopilot control box?

Would Raymarine fluxgate compass work with Certek autopilot control box? Both (Ramerine and Cetrek fluxgate compasses) need to be mounted on a vertical surface, close to the centerline, away from magnetic fields and metals. The number of wires (4) is same but not sure about the signals that come from the compass.....

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Old 01-29-2016, 08:13 PM   #2
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The Raymarine fluxgate is looking for a Seatalk network for power and to pass data. Probably a 99.9% chance it won't work. The Certek might be able to take a NMEA 183 heading message from another compass in lieu of its own fluxgate.
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