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after what seems like 2842 revisions I finished my GPS datalogging shield. Logging GPS & sensor data to a DOS-formatted SD card is basically at the very edge of the Arduino's capabilities but it -does- work. The design might be useful for people doing geo-locative art, surveying-style projects or just want to build their own datalogger. Theres also example code for putting the Arduino into deep-sleep for x seconds which may come in handy.
Im currently doing run-time power tests & will have precise numbers soon.





http://ladyada.net/make/gpsshield/index.html
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I love GPS!

Could not resist I had to order one. Let the games begin.

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  Would it be possible to stack an Xbee shield on top of this and transmit the data instead of logging it?



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yes it would be pretty easy, im planning to do a demo of that at some point but ive been well, busy smiley
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 Sweet, thanks. It would be great to use it as a short-range GPS tracking device ... could really work well to locate a crashed RC airplane.



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Hello,

How accurate is this device? Can it output its GPS Coordinates via some kind of interface, preferably, Modbus?

Thanks!
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