Trailer Cargo Sensor – Monitoring Trailer Capacity with an Ultrasonic Sensor

Technology is altering many industries to increase the profitability and efficiency of core functions of businesses. You may have read in the Internet of Things article how we have worked closely with companies in smart waste management and smart parking. After speaking with a few trucking companies, we’ve realized there are important updates we can make to the use…
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Build an Industrial Volume & Presence Reader with an MaxBotix Ultrasonic Sensor + ESP32

Learn how to build a robust & waterproof volume and presence reader to create, monitor, and manage insights from Ubidots. written by Maria Carlina Hernandez – Ubidots ​ Are you looking to be assemble an industrial Tank Volume Reader using the precision of ultrasonic sensors, but also keep development and testing simple? Well, we have the solution for you!  MaxBotix Inc has been…
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iot sensors ultrasonics

IOT Sensors | Connecting Ultrasonics with the Internet

IOT Sensors | Connecting Ultrasonics with the Internet Our sensors have been used worldwide in IoT applications. Our most popular applications for IoT sensors include parking sensors, liquid level detection sensors, as well as waste bin sensors.   While they aren’t a plug and play solution for IoT,  they are a reliable integration as an…
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how ultrasonic sensors work

Understanding How Ultrasonic Sensors Work

  Ultrasonic sensing is one of the best ways to sense proximity and detect levels with high reliability. Our technical support gets emails all of the time about how our sensors work and what environments our sensors work (or don’t work) in. This guide was created as an introduction to ultrasonic sensing, it’s principles, and…
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frequently asked questions about ultrasonic sensors

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Frequently Asked Questions about Ultrasonic Sensors   Advantages of Ultrasonics Main advantages of using ultrasonic sensors vs. others include. High Frequency, high sensitivity and high penetrating power, it can easily detect external or deep objects. These sensors easily interface with microcontrollers or any type of controller. Ultrasonic sensors are easy to use and not dangerous…
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