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CDL TOGS Compass

Manufacturer: Teledyne CDL
Measurement Category: Location, Motion
Operating Environment: Underwater, Dry Enclosed Space


The Teledyne CDL Tiny Optical Gyro System (TOGS) is a low cost Fibre Optic Gyro (FOG) based North seeking compass for use on surface marine vessels and Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs). The extremely small size of the TOGS unit allows the system to be used in many underwater applications where space is at a premium. TOGS provides pitch, roll and heave outputs to accurately track all aspects of vessel or ROV motion.

Instrument Measurements

  • Heading (Orientation)
  • Roll and Pitch (Orientation)
  • 1-Axis Velocity (Translation)

Optional Sensors

No optional sensors provided. Please add sensors.

Guides and Manuals

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Notes, Considerations & Recommendations

Housing options include lightweight surface, 3000m and 4000m aluminium subsea and 6000m titanium subsea. Also available as an IMO approved surface gyro (TOGS-S).

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