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|     Updated By: Cody Carlson     |     Date Updated: 03-03-2016     |

MaxSonar sensors offer a variety of outputs including TTL serial data. This tutorial guides you through the process of setting up your Raspberry Pi with a MaxBotix sensor.



|     Updated By: Tom Bonar     |     Date Updated: 11-19-2013     |

Using a MaxSonar with ioBridge products have proven to be effective methods of monitoring distance over the internet in real-time from anywhere in the world. Using this system, users were able to watch the build of up hurricane Sandy in real-time. With the new Wireless Endpoint Pro, by ioBridge, pretty much anything can be monitored by remote. The remote based monitoring is website based which means it is accessible through a computer, tablet, or smartphone.



|     Written By: Tom Bonar     |     DatePosted: 05-29-2013     |

Today, MaxBotix Inc., is responding to customers demand for a reliable, high accuracy, and inexpensive sensors for precision snow depth measurement. The MB7364 & MB7384 HRXL‑MaxSonar‑WR Ultrasonic Snow Sensors use high frequency sound to measure the time of flight to the surface of snow. These snow depth sensors are an evolution of our HRXL-MaxSonar-WR product line.

In the real world snow environment, at our facilities in northern Minnesota, this sensor line was proven and optimized, yielding design solutions that previously hindered competing sensors.

|     Written By: Tony Szczodroski     |     DatePosted: 11-01-2013     |

MaxBotix Inc., has recently released a reliable, high accuracy, and inexpensive sensors for precision snow depth measurement. The MB7334, MB7344, MB7354, MB7364, MB7374, & MB7384 HRXL‑MaxSonar‑WR Ultrasonic Snow Sensors are an evolution of our HRXL-MaxSonar-WR product line.

|     Written By: Tim Gallagher     |     DatePosted: 03-27-2013     |

MaxBotix Inc., sensors have been successfully used in extreme duty conditions. Large multi-axle trailers, which are used to transport wind energy equipment across the country, hydraulically adjust the ride height of their payload throughout their journey to meet varying conditions. The HRXL‑MaxSonar‑WR sensor series withstand the extreme environmental conditions of these trips, and power through the extreme road noise and wind conditions. Even with all this noise, the sensor continues to provide the necessary accurate ground clearance information to the driver who makes sure the payload is in a safe position.

|     Written By: Bob Gross     |     DatePosted: 02-14-2013     |

MaxBotix Inc., sensors have been successfully used on a number of multi‑copters. Multi‑copters are also called UAVs, rotorcraft, quadrotor helicopters, or quadcopters. Many users have had issues getting the sensors to operate reliably. Sensor operation during flight on a quad‑copter is a challenging environment for an ultrasonic sensor to operate reliably.

|     Written By: Carl Myhre     |     DatePosted: 01-07-2013     |

Breaking News! -- Vouchers

Vouchers are currently being enabled for the contest.  It may take a bit while we work through the technical details on our end. Apologies for any inconvenience.

We expect all the the codes to be functioning by the end of the business day today (01-07-2013).

|     Written By: Tom Bonar     |     DatePosted: 12-20-2012     |
MaxBotix Inc., would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We will be closed starting December 22nd, and we will resume business on January 2nd to observe the holidays.

If anyone wishes to make a purchase over this time, please visit our web-store. You can continue purchasing product directly from our website. Orders placed on our web-store will begin shipping January 2nd.

If you require immediate shipment please order from one of our distributors. You can view the whole list of our distributors here.

We would like to thank everyone for their support of MaxBotix Inc., over the past year.

|     Written By: Scott Wielenberg     |     DatePosted: 02-14-2013     |
MaxBotix Inc., has recently tested operation of our MB7360 HRXL‑MaxSonar‑WR in a multi-sensor environment. The testing was conducted from 11/15/2012 to 11/19/2012.
|     Written By: Bob Gross, CEO of MaxBotix Inc.     |     DatePosted: 11-21-2012     |
In a time of general economic downsizing, MaxBotix Inc., would like to express thanks to God, our employees, our customers, and our suppliers that have all contributed to another year of super growth at MaxBotix Inc.

This year we increased our product offering from four product lines, to twelve product lines. Here we have greatly increased the accuracy and usability of our products to include many more uses. In addition, we have increased the physical square footage size our company about nine times. Absolutely amazing growth! Thank-you Jesus!

This link shows the beam patterns for the following products: MB1403, MB1413, MB1423, MB1433, MB1443.
|     Written By: Tom Bonar     |     Date Posted: 11-07-2012     |
MaxBotix Inc., released the USB‑ProxSonar‑EZ at the Medical Design and Manufacturing Expo that took place October 31st through November 1st, 2012. We featured a live demonstration of three USB‑ProxSonar‑EZ sensors working side by side simultaneously with no interference problems. Our representatives also ran an HRLV‑MaxSonar‑EZ ultrasonic sensor in close proximity with the USB‑ProxSonar‑EZ without any hindrance on any of the sensors.
|     Written By: Tom Bonar     |     Date Updated: 04-03-2013     |
This article provides instruction on the easy setup for the MaxBotix® Inc., USB-MaxSonar® ultrasonic sensor lines. This instructional set will help you set up the USB-MaxSonar® ultrasonic sensors with your computer system.
This link shows the beam patterns for the following products: MB1414, MB1424, MB1434, MB1444.
|     Written By: Bob Gross, CEO of MaxBotix Inc.     |     Date Posted: 09-28-2012     |
We just conducted an engineering test of the accuracy of our most cost-effective line of high-resolution sensors, the HRLV-MaxSonar-EZ. The two graphs show 1000 distance measurements each to a bar target at 500mm and 1000mm respectively.
This link shows the beam patterns for the following products: MB1004, MB1014, MB1024, MB1034, MB1044.
|     Written By: Tom Bonar     |     Date Posted: 08-16-2012     |
Remote monitoring for the MaxSonar is easily available with the help of a bridge device such as the ioBridge IO-204. It has become simpler to integrate a MaxSonar into applications like measuring tide level or fuel level. The ioBridge IO‑204 module allows for remote sensing over the internet. All that is needed is a MaxSonar of preference, the IO-204, high-speed internet connection, and a power source for the IO‑204.
This link shows the beam patterns for the following products: MB7040, MB7047.
This link shows the beam patterns for the following products: MB1202, MB1212, MB1222, MB1232, MB1242.
 
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.
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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: 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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