Arduino cansat and IMUs


On our new cansat shield(ver4 of december 2014) it is now possible to use IMU sensor boards like


Our cansat shield with a GY80, an apc220 radio og openlog logger attached.

Th GY series of shield has

  • high resolution 3 axis magentometer, gyro and accelerometer

  • high resolution pressure(for altitude) and temperature sensor

See below for the different GY versions

  • GY80 IMU (10 DOF) - DOF: Degree of Freedom

  • GY87 - more info later

  • GY88 - more info later

devlib for many sensors

Here is libraries for many sensors. Rowberg has tried to do a uniform interface.

We will try to introduce them in the near future