A Personal Compass using the Adafruit Feather HUZZAH32 @ESP32 @Adafruit @cogliano
Dan at Dan The Geek posts about a personal compass, which works like a regular compass, but instead of pointing to magnetic north, it points to a particular location of personal interest.
The Improved Personal Compass was built using the HUZZAH32 Feather (ESP32) and included the Feather Wing Tripler to incorporate 4 boards from the Adafruit Feather system. This made the project modular and easy to test items individually.
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