The Inertial Labs Miniature Railway Motion Control Unit (RMCU) Determines Absolute Position and Parameters of Motion for Any Railway Platform
All new RMCU delivers high accuracy orientation for both motionless and dynamic applications.
Paeonian Springs, VA: The new Inertial Labs RMCU utilizes 3 axes each of precision MEMS accelerometers, miniature Fluxgate magnetometers and MEMS gyroscopes to provide accurate heading, pitch, and roll of the device under measure. Integration of the gyroscopes’ output provides high frequency, real-time measurement of the device rotation about all three rotational axes. The accelerometers and Fluxgate magnetometers measure extremely accurate absolute orientation at RMCU initial alignment as well as providing ongoing corrections to gyroscopes during operation.
One of the key elements to the success of the RMCU is its use of mini Fluxgate Magnetometers, which have clear advantages over magneto-inductive or magneto-resistive alternatives. Fluxgate magnetometers have superior stability and repeatability in operation over time and temperature. In terms of sensitivity, fluxgate magnetometers provide increased sensitivity up to two orders of magnitude.
Inertial Labs, already the leader in position and orientation sensor technologies, is growing its catalog of innovative solutions at the best value, smallest size, and lowest power consumption in their class. From commerce and industry to government, defense, and aerospace, Inertial Labs is at the forefront of developing and customizing products for exciting technologies, solving today’s problems, and unraveling those of tomorrow.
Established in 2001, Inertial Labs is the leader in position and orientation technologies for both commercial/industrial and aerospace/defense applications. With a worldwide distributor & representative network covering 20+ countries across 6 continents, a standard product offering that spans from Inertial Measurement Units (IMU) up to full GPS-Aided Inertial Navigation Systems (INS), and an application breadth that covers Land, Air, and Sea; Inertial Labs covers the gambit of inertial technologies.
William Dillingham, Application Engineer
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Inertial Labs Inc,
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