But the InReach Explorer is also a global positioning system (GPS) navigation and tracking tool as well, equipped with digital compass, mapping capacities, barometric altimeter and accelerometer (which indicates heading and bearing and facilitates the tracking mechanism of the unit).
What does B/A stand for?
B/A stands for Barometric Altimeter
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Tenders are invited for GPS specification: High Sensitivity Receiver, Barometric Altimeter Electronic Compas with SD Card Slot, Unit Dimension: 2.
Other features include image stabilization, an accelerometer, a barometric altimeter, a rugged, durable and water-resistant body and a rechargeable lithium-ion battery which will record up to 3 hours at 1080p.
Get lightning-quick performance, and indispensable new features including a 3-axis electronic compass, barometric altimeter, and much more map memory.
The SCADC is a vital component in that it receives inputs from the pitotstatic system, which in turn drives the barometric altimeter and airspeed indicator, both of which are critical instruments for the aircrew.
A pedometer measures the footsteps, and a barometric altimeter measures air pressure to calculate how far up the subject has moved inside a high rise.
A lot of pilots don't fully understand how their barometric altimeter works.
An electronic compass that works when you're standing still is invaluable, and the barometric altimeter is an asset on any hunting trip in the mountains.