Gyrocompass failure ac Misalignment Often the largest source of azimuth error is misalignment with the velocity sensor. ... 5 or 22. 5 degrees of latitude would appear undesirable, raising the dilemma as to whether or when to change the switch setting. ... The MK-227 gyrocompass provides a manual control knob for indicating shipa#39;s speed. ... The error is negligible at latitudes below 60 degrees, and the standard gyrocompass does not provide compensation, although the automaticanbsp;...
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