GRAVMAX Negative Gravioli Detector

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GRAVMAX Negative Gravioli Detector
Part image
Environmental sensor by
Probodobodyne Inc
Radial size Radial mounted
Cost (total) 8 800.00 Funds
Mass (total) 0.01 t [N 1]
Drag 0.2 [N 1]
Max. Temp. 1200 K
Impact Tolerance 8 m/s
Research Advanced science tech.png Advanced Science Tech
Unlock cost 12 200 Funds
Since version 0.18
Part configuration sensorGravimeter
Experiment Gravity Scan
Electricity required 0.0075 ⚡/s

  1. 1.0 1.1 The mass and drag are from the part config, but the game handles it massless/dragless.

The GRAVMAX Negative Gravioli Detector displays gravity in meters per second squared when right clicked.


This instrument shows the gravity in your current sphere of influence to 4 significant figures. This can be used with altitude to estimate the mass of the nearest celestial body or to measure it's surface gravity. Alternatively, it can be used with the accelerometer and altitude to make landing estimates.

While active, the gravimeter drains 0.0075 electric charge per second (27 E/hr).

The detector does not function in high orbits depending on the orbited body.

Celestial body Altitude Gravitational acceleration
Kerbol < 13 599 840 km > 0.00633845348 m/s²
Kerbol 1 110 651 m 16,99 m/s²
Moho 5172 m 2,59 m/s²
Eve 304 m 16,66 m/s²
Kerbin 1 800 km 0.61 m/s²
Mun 600 km 0.1 m/s²
Mun 566 m 1.62 m/s²
Minmus 180 km 0.03 m/s²
Minmus 4360 m 0.43 m/s²
Duna 3321 m 2,88 m/s²
Dres 1990 m 1,10 m/s²
Laythe 120 718 m 5,09 m/s²
Laythe 3846 m 7,73 m/s²
Laythe 17 m 7,85 m/s²
Vall 2440 m 2,27 m/s²
Tylo 2594 m 7,78 m/s²
Pol 898 m 0,36 m/s²


A device for capturing and measuring the elusive Negative Gravioli Particle, used for determining the precise strength of gravitational fields. Warranty void if used to detect Positive Gravioli Particles,

Probodobodyne Inc.


  • Initial Release