Ultrasonic Sensor Output Options

Key Takeaways Analog voltage provides range information on a linear voltage scale Pulse width outputs a digital representation of range using a pulse which directly corresponds with the range Serial data output of our sensors delivers asynchronous data at TTL voltage levels The analog envelope output is a minimally filtered output of the acoustic waveform…
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Analog Envelope Captured Using a PicoScope

Key Takeaways Capture the analog envelope Use a picoscope Screen shot the analog envelope The analog envelope output is the log compressed voltage output of the acoustic return signal, which provides users with the ability to see the internal workings of the sensor. This output allows users the ability to easily verify the overall operation…
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How Salt Water Affects Electronics

Key Takeaways Know the effects of salt water on electronics See how salt water damages electronics Learn how to clean off salt water residue   Pure distilled water does not conduct electricity and will not damage most electrical equipment that is clean and free of debris. Tap water is not pure water because it mixes…
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Tech Support Services to Help You Solve Your Sensor Problems

Tech Support Services to Help You Solve Your Sensor Problems

Key Takeaways FAQs by Tech Support Tips for sensor selection Troubleshooting tips Technical support services help solve sensor problems, wiring, and mounting as well as application-based sensor selection. Technical support for MaxBotix may be delivered over the phone (218-454-0766 ext 2), by e-mail ([email protected]), or by the contact tab on the MaxBotix Inc., webpage. Details…
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CREATING AND WEATHERPROOFING A WIRE SPLICE

Creating and Weatherproofing a Wire Splice

  Key Takeaways List of Materials to properly splice wires List of Materials to properly create a weatherproof wire splice Techniques to properly splice wires Techniques to properly create a weatherproof wire splice   List of Materials Needed Creating a Wire Splice While there are numerous types of splice kits and wire connectors available, being…
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