MaxSonar® Troubleshooting Guide

Troubleshooting the MaxSonar Sensor Family Our sensors are improved to not allow unstable readings. Occasionally unstable range readings occur. Within this tutorial we will explain how to identify, troubleshoot, and eliminate the cause of unstable range readings. This will work for all sensor lines. Start troubleshooting with a single sensor and this simple test. This…
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Configuring USB-MaxSonar® Ultrasonic Sensors

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.     Please use your prefered operating system instruction set: Windows    Linux    Apple OS Serial Port Configuration Settings Com Port: Determined by Hardware*…
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Tank Sensor Test of the HRXL‑MaxSonar‑WR

Tank Sensor Test of the HRXL‑MaxSonar‑WR

Tank sensors are an important part of industrial automation. MaxBotix Inc. recently performed a liquid level measurement test at our facility. This test ran from July 13, 2012, until July 16, 2012. The test was conducted by filling a bin with water and recording readings from the ultrasonic sensor using the serial connection while the…
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