This rotating Navigation Compass Instrument shows the heading of a vessel or machine, and can be used in marine or aviation instrumentation.
Name: Rotating Compass.sym
Range (if applicable): 0 to 359.9 degrees
Description: Navigation Compass Instrument showing heading of vessel or machine
Notes: The blog about this instrument is here: http://www.indusoft.com/blog/2016/06/29/building-a-rotating-indicator-for-your-indusoft-web-studio-project/
Properties: ActualHeading (Real Tag)
Ideas for improvement:
- Change heading number and cardinal direction font sizes
- Create in different sizes
- Add degree tick marks between heading numbers
Copy the .sym file into your Symbol folder of where InduSoft Web Studio is installed. This is usually “C:\Program Files (x86)\Wonderware InduSoft Web Studio v8.0\Symbol” or similar. Either create a new folder or copy it into an existing one, such as “Indicators”.