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HRXL-MaxSonar-WRS Ultrasonic Sensor from MaxBotix Inc.

MB7364
HRXL-MaxSonar®-WRS

High Performance Ultrasonic Precision Rangefinder
 

Packaging Options

 
SCXL-MaxSonar-WRS Ultrasonic Sensor

3/4" NPS WR Housing

Lead time may vary for larger orders

MB7364
Each, $149.95
MB7364
5-Pack, $724.75
MB7364
10-Pack, $1,339.50
MB7364
50-Pack, $5,168.50
MB7364
100-Pack, $9,971.00
For pricing of orders with more than 100 units, please complete our Quote Request Form.

Product Description

The weather resistant HRXL-MaxSonar-WR is a rugged, ultrasonic sensor component module. This outdoor sensor provides very short- to long- distance detection and ranging in a compact, robust PVC housing. The ultrasonic sensor meets the IP67 water intrusion standard and matches standard electrical 3/4‑inch PVC pipe fittings.

The MB7364 HRXL-MaxSonar-WRS is a cost-effective, rugged ultrasonic snow-depth sensor that is designed for reliable snow-depth measurement. Internally, multiple sensor readings are analyzed using algorithms optimized for snow measurement. This is the base model for the HRXL‑MaxSonar‑WR snow-depth measurement sensors. The sensor accurately applies temperature compensation to every reading, using either the integrated temperature sensor or the optional external temperature sensor (HR-MaxTemp).

High-output, acoustic power, combined with continuously variable gain, real‑time background automatic calibration, real‑time waveform signature analysis, and noise rejection algorithms results in virtually noise free distance readings. This holds true even in the presence of many of the various acoustic or electrical noise sources. The HRXL‑MaxSonar-WR sensors are factory calibrated to match narrow sensor beam patterns and provide reliable long-range detection zones.

MB7384 is the TTL version of this sensor.

Models with additional chemical resistance are available

The F-Option design modification provides our weather resistant sensors with extra protection against corrosive chemical environments. Ask for the F-Option when ordering.

Product Specifications

 
  • Resolution of 1-mm
  • 6Hz read rate
  • Internal temperature compensation
  • 42kHz ultrasonic sensor measures distance to objects
  • RoHS Compliant
  • Read from all 3 sensor outputs: Analog Voltage, Serial, Pulse Width
  • Virtually no sensor dead zone, objects closer than 50cm range as 50cm
  • Maximum Range of 5-meters (196 inches)
  • Operates from 2.7-5.5V
  • Low 3.1mA average current requirement
  • Small, light weight module
  • Designed for easy integration into your project or product
  • Operational temperature -40°C to +65°C (-40°F to +149°F)
  • Real-time automatic calibration (voltage, humidity, and ambient noise)
  • Firmware filtering for excellent noise tolerance and clutter rejection
  • Weather resistant (IP67), optional chemical resistant F-Option
  • Matches standard electrical 3/4-inch PVC pipe fittings for easy mounting (3/4-inch National Pipe Thread Straight)
  • Long, narrow detection zone
  • RS232 Serial Output
  • Recommended for snow level measurement
  • Recommended for weather station monitoring
  • Maximum range of 5 meters (196 inches)
  • Volume Pricing (100 or more units): Contact MaxBotix Inc.

Product Documentation

Documents and Downloads

 
MB7364 Datasheet HRXL-MaxSonar-WRS-datasheet
Sensor Selection GuideSensor Selection Guide
Snow Sensor MountingRecommended mounting guide
HRXLChaining NotesHRXL-MaxSonar-WR Chaining
RoHS ConformityRoHS Declaration of Conformity
CE Declaration of ConformityCE Declaration of Conformity
Reliability DemonstrationMTBF Report
High Resolution PicturesHigh Resolution Pictures.zip
 
Product 3D Models
 
Key ShotIGES FileACIS 7.0 FileSolid Works Part
STL FileSTEP FileParaSolid Part 
 
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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