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Protected Environments

Protected Environments

No Condensation Present
Controlled Temperature
Dust-Free Environment
Indoor Application
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Non-Protected Environment

Non-Protected Environments

Condensation Present
Hazardous Chemicals
Precipitation Occurs
Outdoor Exposure
 

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Vehicle Detection
 


Tank Applications
 


Snow Depth Measurement Applications


Kiosk Applications
 


Robotic Applications
 


UAV Applications
 


Vehicle Profiling Applications


People Detection
Applications


Parking Garage Applications


Bin Level Measurement
Applications


Trash Level Measurement
Applications

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Non-Protected Use - UAV Applications

 

 

MaxBotix Inc., engineers have written a full evaluation that can be seen here that covers proper mounting of a sensor to avoid acoustic interference from the propellers, and corrections for electrical noise. Through this evaluation, we have identified the sensors with the best operation for for this application.

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PW
Serial

XL-MaxSonar-WRC
This is a great choice for users who may fly in rain or inclement weather. This sensor has the same pin interface as the MB1240, making it a perfect drop in replacement. Each $99.95
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PW
Serial

UCXL-MaxSonar-WR
Ultra-compact, lightweight IP67 rated sensors that is perfect for users that fly UAVs in inclement weather. Great for weight sensitive UAVs, this sensor only weighs 18 grams. Each $99.95
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I2C
  
I2CXL-MaxSonar-WR
Uses the I2C communication protocol for easy/lightweight wiring. This sensor is available in full size or compact housings for easy mounting and configuration. Each $99.95
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Table Legend

Logic -- Digital High/Low
AN -- Analog Voltage
PW -- Pulse Width
4-20 -- 4-20mA Output

AE -- Analog Envelope
I2C -- I2C Bus
USB -- USB Connector
 

RS232 -- RS232 Serial
TTL -- TTL Serial
Serial -- RS232 or TTL serial
 

 
Author: Kathy Kostal  Date: 08-31-2016
Inc 5000 Maxbotix Logo Inc. Magazine Unveils 35th Annual List of America's Fastest Growing Private Companies–the Inc. 5000. MaxBotix Inc., Ranks No. 1752 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 with Three–Year Sales Growth of 213%.
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Author: Cody Carlson  Date: 08-02-2016
Raspberry Pi 2 board MaxSonar sensors offer a variety of outputs including TTL serial data. This tutorial guides you through the process of setting up your Raspberry Pi 3 with a MaxBotix sensor. Click here for full article.
Author: Scott Wielenberg  Date: 07-26-2016
Full Horn Housing MaxBotix offers an expanded range of packaging options for many of our sensors. Each option provides unique benefits to certain mounting integrations. This article provides a brief overview of each option.
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Author: Scott Wielenberg  Date: 07-18-2016
Sensor is Tested When providing support, our technical support team may determine that further testing at our facility is the best way to help resolve the issue that you are facing. At this point, they will start the Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) process. This article will explain what you can expect as your ultrasonic sensor travels through our RMA process.
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Author: Scott Wielenberg  Date: 07-11-2016
Typical Wall Pipe Many customers have requested the option to mount an ultrasonic sensor in a pipe. During the testing and development cycle, we discovered a number of considerations and requirements that must be met for the application to be successful. When all of these are met, a user may be able to achieve the desired level of success for measuring the liquid level inside of a pipe.
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Author: Jenney Grover  Date: 06-28-2016
one of the options for outputs On April 19th, we welcomed our supporters to join us for the Grand Opening of the Build Out. Bob and Nita Gross gave a tour of the build out and their vision for the space. We continue to be in awe of the support from our community, our employees, our distributors, and our customers. Thank you for the many years of support, and we look forward to serving you in the years to come.
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