Item #: KIT-S-10-GP2Y0A41SK0F -
The GP2Y0A41SK0F IR Sensor Kit will easily allow you to attach the Sharp IR Distance Sensor GP2Y0A41SK0F to Phidgets Interface Kits with Analog Inputs, like the 8/8/8 kit and 2/2/2 kit The Sharp IR Distance Sensor GP2Y0A41SK0F is a great low cost robotic range-finder. The Distance Sensor will report the presence of an object 4-30cm away from the sensor. The sensors reports this data as an analog value readable by most microcontrollers, like the Arduino. Includes: Sharp IR Distance Sensor...
Item #: PH-1040 -
Product Description The Phidget GPS provides the longitude and latitude of the board's position in signed decimal degree format. The position accuracy (best case) is 2.5m CEP (Circular Error of Probability). The 1040 also provides altitude, heading and velocity as well as the time and date. It will also let you know when it has a satellite fix. The PhidgetGPS has a 3V rechargeable lithium battery to provide "hot starts" by remembering its previous positions. With a live battery, the 1040 can...
Item #: PH-1049 -
Product Description The 1049 - PhidgetSpatial 0/0/3, a 3 axis Accelerometer, measures static and dynamic acceleration in 3 axes, up to 5g, and provides a high sampling speed of up to 1000 samples per second. Each accelerometer axis is calibrated at the factory for cross-axis misalignment, sensitivity to positive and negative acceleration, and offset. Product Specifications Characteristic Value Acceleration Bandwidth @ 1ms sample rate 110Hz Measurement Range (XYZ Axis ±5g (49 m/s2) Acceleration...
Item #: PH-1044 -
Product Description The 1056 - PhidgetSpatial 3/3/3, 9 Axis IMU (Inertial Measurement Unit) measures static and dynamic acceleration in 3 axes, up to 5g.; it also measures magnetic field in 3-axes up to ±4 Gauss and finally measures angular rotation in 3 axes, up to ±400° per second. With the 1056, you are getting a lot more than 3 sensor chips slapped on a board. The 1056 has been rigorously tested to ensure that the output data correlates to physical real life motion, instead of relying...
Item #: DK-GP2Y0A41SK0F -
The Sharp IR Distance Sensor GP2Y0A41SK0F is a great low cost robotic range-finder. The Distance Sensor will report the presence of an object 4-30cm away from the sensor. The sensors reports this data as an analog value readable by most microcontrollers, like the Arduino. This sensor can plug directly into a RobotGeek Sensor Shield using a Sharp IR to Servo Cable. This cable can also be handy to connect to other systems and controllers (users can cut/splice the wire). If you want to use this...
Item #: KIT-00081 -
The PIR(Passive Infra-Red) Sensor is a pyroelectric device that detects motion by sensing changes in the infrared(radiant heat) levels emitted by surrounding objects.Each Wide Angle PIR Sensor cable includes a 4-pin cable, as well as a mount and hardware to adapt to all RobotGeek products with a centimeter grid pattern (Workbenches, Geekbot, etc.). Mount it at a right angle, and flat.Product FeaturesSingle bit output Small size On-board LEDs Power 3V to 6VDC operation 150uA idle, 3mA active(no...
Item #: SS-114990164 -
This is a super mini voltmeter with 0.28 inch LED display. It has reverse connect protection (though it is advisable to mind your wiring). When voltage is less than 10V, two decimal places will be shown. When voltage is more than 10V, one decimal place will be shown. This voltmeter would be great for a battery readout on your next robot, or generally useful for a retro readout panel!
Item #: DF-SEN0138-L -
The Crash sensor (Left) is a miniature snap-action switch, also trademarked and frequently known as a micro switch. It is an electric switch that is actuated by very little physical force. Micro switches are very widely used; among their applications are appliances, machinery, industrial controls, vehicles, and many other places for control of electrical circuits. They are usually rated to carry current in control circuits only, although some switches can be directly used to control small...
Item #: DF-SEN0138-R -
The Crash sensor (Right) is a miniature snap-action switch, also trademarked and frequently known as a micro switch. It is an electric switch that is actuated by very little physical force. Micro switches are very widely used; among their applications are appliances, machinery, industrial controls, vehicles, and many other places for control of electrical circuits. They are usually rated to carry current in control circuits only, although some switches can be directly used to control small...
Item #: DF-SEN0188 -
This is an Arduino compatible Fingerprint Sensor. With the high speed DSP processor, it could also work with other serial devices, such as MSP430, 51, AVR, PIC, STM32, ARM and FPGA. This fingerprint module can work alone without any principal computer or any PC software. It can store up to 1000 fingerprints. Supports fingerprint entry, intelligent image processing, fingerprint comparison and fingerprint search mode. It also has a high sensitivity to both wet and dry fingerprint recognition....
Item #: PH-1120 -
Product Description The 1120 FlexiForce Adapter makes it easy to interface a Tekscan FlexiForce Force Sensor to your PC. Just use the cable included with the adapter. We even give you a round plastic disc for the sensing pad. The FlexiForce sensor is an ultra-thin and flexible printed circuit, which can be easily integrated into most applications. With its paper-thin construction, flexibility and force measurement ability, the FlexiForce force sensor can measure force between almost any two...
Item #: DF-SEN0193 -
The Analog Capacitive Soil Moisture Sensor measures soil moisture levels by capacitive sensing, rather than resistive sensing like other types of moisture sensor. It is made of a corrosion resistant material, giving it a long service life. Insert it into soil and impress your friends with the real-time soil moisture data! The product includes an on-board voltage regulator which gives it an operating voltage range of 3.3 ~ 5.5V. It is compatible with low-voltage MCUs (both 3.3V and 5V logic)....
Item #: DF-DFR0076 -
The Analog Flame Sensor can be used to detect fire or other light at wavelengths of 760nm ~ 1100nm. In a fire-fighting robot competition, this sensor can be used as the robot's eyes to find the fire's source. It can be used for fire-fighting robots, soccer robots, or a stationary system designed to detect fire. The flame sensor has a probe angle of 60 degrees. The flame sensor's operating temperature is -25 degrees Celsius to 85 degrees Celsius. It should be noted that the probe distance from...
Item #: DF-DFR0034 -
The Analog Sound Sensor is typically used in detecting the volume of ambient noise. You could make a really fancy clapper with this, or use it for any number of projects to display sound levels! Features: Allows voltage supply of 3.3V or 5V Standard assembling structure (two 3mm holes with multiple of 5cm as interval) Easy to recognizes sensor interface ("A" for analog and "D" for digital) Icons to simply illustrate sensor function High quality connector Immersion gold surface ...
Item #: DF-SEN0162 -
The Analog UV Sensor V2 with GUVA-S12SD chip is suitable for detecting the UV radiation in sunlight. It can be used in UV Index Monitoring, DIY project, UV-A Lamp Monitoring, Plants growing, Environmental monitoring, etc. It can detect the UV wavelength of 200-370nm with a quick response, linear analog voltage signal output. Small size, easy to install. With the diagram of the world health organization UV index grading standards, you can know the UV index from the sensor directly....
Item #: DF-DFR0067 -
This DHT11 Temperature and Humidity Sensor is powerful and easy to use! The DHT11 has a full range temperature compensation, low power consumption, long term stability and calibrated digital signal. A high-performance 8-bit microcontroller is integrated in the sensor with calibration-coefficient saved in OTP memory to provide accurate temperature readings. Reliable and inexpensive with plenty of documentation and projects online. Features: Standard assembling structure (two 3mm holes with...
Item #: DF-DFR0030 -
Are you tired of your old clicky pushbuttons? Check out the Digital Capacitive Touch Sensor! This is the same sort of technology found in modern smartphones, and is a great addition to any ~duino project! This little sensor can "feel" touch and feedback a digital high/low voltage level. It can even detect a touch with a thin layer of paper or cloth between you and the sensor! Features: Allows voltage supply of 3.3V or 5V Standard assembling structure (two 3mm holes with multiple of 5cm as...
Item #: DF-SEN0017 -
Line tracking is the most basic function of a smart mobile robot. It is one of the easiest ways for a robot to successfully and accurately navigate. The Digital Line Tracking Sensor will guide your robot by telling white from black quickly and accurately, via TTL signal. With a drawn path and good programming, you can ensure results that are far more consistent than if the robot was simply told where to go without any reference. You can combine several line following sensors with other ranged...
Item #: DF-DFR0052 -
The Digital Piezo Disk Vibration Sensor gives your project clear analog input from vibration! The board buffers a piezoelectric transducer that responds to changes in vibration by generating a measurable output voltage change which is proportional to the strength of the movement.
Item #: DF-DFR0423 -
This module is a Digital Self-Locking Switch. Press the button to turn it to the "on" state and press it again to turn it to the "off" state. The board has immersion gold plating and is compatible with the 3-pin interface making it easy to connect to a RobotGeek Sensor Shield
Item #: SS-SEN14034P -
The Grove - Hall Sensor measures the Hall Effect, which is a production of a voltage difference across an electrical conductor, transverse to an electric current in the conductor, as well as a magnetic field perpendicular to the current. The output of the continuous-time switch Hall sensor on this Twig switches low and turns on when a magnetic field (south polarity) perpendicular to the Hall sensor exceeds the BOP threshold, and it switches high (turns on) when the magnetic field disappears. ...
Item #: SS-811010001 -
Thermocouples are very sensitive, requiring a good amplifier with a cold-compensation reference. The Grove - High Temperature Sensor uses a K type thermocouple for temperature detection, with a Thermistor to detect the ambient temperature, used as a cold-compensation reference. The detectable range of this Sensor is -50℃ to 600℃ (-58ºF to 1112ºF), and the accuracy is rated at ±(2.0% + 2℃). Package Includes: Grove - High Temperature Sensor x1 Thermocouple Temperature Sensor x1 24AWG Grove Cable...
Item #: DF-DFR0130-R -
This is a standalone DC Voltmeter. It measures 3V-30V with ±1% accuracy. Best suited for battery level display. Just apply two wires on the power without any extra circuitry or components, it gives the reading straight away. Easy to use, and is a good companion to robotic applications.
Item #: ASM-NEOKNOB -
Want to make a dial that clearly displays the setting of a knob, like in fancy car stereos and sequencers? The RobotGeek Rotation Knob with Neopixel Ring Display is here for you! With a bright and clear 12 RGB LED NeoPixel ring nicely mounted with a RobotGeek Rotation Knob in the center, there are a ton of ways to enhance your next project! The mount is matched with the centimeter grid pattern, compatible with All RobotGeek Workbenches. ...
Item #: ASM-RG-TEMP -
Want to make your project kick into gear when life turns up the heat? The RobotGeek Temperature Sensor can feel its way through! With the 3-pin Sensor Cable standard, you can easily connect this to your project and start reading the temperature! Use it to activate your air conditioner, control the temperature in a cold frame, log the temperature of a greenhouse, or to monitor the temperature of a pie on the windowsill! The options are limitless and the temperature is accounted for. As with all...
Item #: RAW-JOYSTICK -
This Self Centering Joystick W/5k Pots would be a sturdy addition to any control pad. Like most joysticks, this one uses 2 potentiometers to measure the current angles of the joystick, but this one also has fine adjustment levers for both potentiometers. Each potentiometer comes pre-wired without headers. 2.20" x 2.20" x 1.17"
Item #: SF-SEN-09812 -
The 6DOF Atomic is a stripped-down IMU, designed to give good performance at a low price. The unit can run as a hard-wired UART interface (0-3.3V, 115200bps), or optionally with an XBee RF module, and is powered from a single LiPo (Lithium Polymer) battery. The processor is an Atmel ATMega168 running at 10MHz with 6 dedicated 10-bit ADC channels reading the sensors. Source code for the 6DOF Atomic is freely available and compiles with the free AVR GCC compiler. The 6-DOF Atomic uses...
Item #: PH-1047 -
Product Features Reads up to 4 encoders simultaneously Time Resolution of 1 μs Includes 4 Digital Inputs for detecting the state of switches and sensors Connects directly to a USB port on your PC Product Description The PhidgetEncoder Highspeed 4-Input can be used with a wide assortment of mechanical and optical encoders. The encoder should be of quadrature output type, indicating that there will be two quadrature output channels (usually labeled A and B) and a third output channel (only on...
Item #: PH-1057 -
Product Features Connects to any typical two-bit optical encoder. Returns up to 500,000 counts per second. Can be used as an accurate human input device. Connects directly to a computer’s USB port. Product Description The PhidgetEncoder HighSpeed connects to any typical two-bit optical encoder and can return up to 500,000 counts per second. Specifically it reads a standard incremental non-differential TTL encoder. The 1057 can be used to measure shaft speed or as a very accurate human input...
Item #: ASM-RG-JOYSTICKV2 -
If you are looking for a good Arduino Joystick the RobotGeek Joystick is the best choice. We had these joysticks special made two joystick options; the standard mushroom top used in gaming controllers and a tall stick for much greater range of motion. The joystick has the standard RobotGeek three pin connection and plugs right into the RobotGeek Sensor Shield so you can be up and running immediatly. This arduino joystick is self centering and will return to the home position when let go. The...
Item #: ASM-RG-LIGHT -
This RobotGeek Light Sensor is an analog sensor that will allow you to measure light from your Arduino or other microcontroller. The more light the sensor detects, the higher the your analog port will detect. Each RobotGeek Light Sensor comes with a dual female-female jumper cable so that you can move the light sensor off the board. This makes placing your sensors easier than ever. You can use this sensor to measure the ambient light in a room, or to measure the relative brightness of...
Item #: ASM-RG-PUSHBUTTON -
The RobotGeek Pushbutton is a self-contained Arduino Button board that makes it easy to add a pushbutton to your Arduino Project. This RobotGeek Pushbutton has a built in pull-down resistor, so the signal can be read as a digital input from your Arduino or other microcontroller. This Arduino Button Board has the standard RobotGeek three pin connection so it plugs right into the RobotGeek Sensor Shield to get you up and running immediatly. As with all RobotGeek sensors, the hole mounting...
Item #: ASM-RG-ROTKNOB -
Do you need Rotation Knobs for your Arduino project? The RobotGeek Knob is good choice! It has the standard RobotGeek three pin connection so it plugs right into the RobotGeek Sensor Shield to get you up and running immediatly. As with all RobotGeek sensors, the hole mounting pattern is on a 1x1 CM grid so they easily mount to the RobotGeek Workbenches or any other RobotGeek kit. Each sensor includes a mounting plate and all hardware needed to mount to any workbench or RobotGeek product that...
Item #: ASM-RG-SLIDER -
The RobotGeek Slider is a great arduino slide potentiometer for projects requiring a linear analog input. The slider has the standard RobotGeek three pin connection and plugs right into the RobotGeek Sensor Shield so you can be up and running immediatly. This arduino slide control is a linear potentiometer, which means you can read it just as you would any other potentiometer/analog sensor. The large handle cap and the smooth action on this slider make it great for all kinds of control panels...
Item #: ASM-RG-TILTSEN -
The RobotGeek Tilt Sensor is a fast and flexible way to add an Arduino tilt senor Project. By reading this sensor as a digital input, you can determine if an object the sensor is mounted on tilted or not. This sensor is unique because of the orientation of its ports. Instead of having the tilt switch soldered into the board, there are two 2-pin female ports. This allows you to orient your tilt vertically or horizontally to suit your project best. If you need your tilt switch to be further away...
Item #: TI-FS1LB -
1-Pound FlexiForce Force Sensor Measures from 0 to 1 lbs. FlexiForce Sensor Model A201. FlexiForce is... A versatile, durable piezoresistive force sensor that can be made in a variety of shapes and sizes A piezoresistive sensing device in which resistance is inversely proportional to applied force A customizable, economical force measurement tool that is easily integrated into OEM products A patented, ultra-thin (0.008"), flexible printed circuit that senses contact force A force...
Item #: PH-1142 -
Product Specifications Sensor Output Type: Non-Ratiometric Response Time Max:2ms Peak Sensitivity Wavelength:625 nm Light Level Min:1 lux Light Level Max(5v): 1000 lux Light Current Ratio:1.2 Device Current Consumption: 5 mA Output Impedance: 1K ohms Bandwidth / Reaction Time: 50 Hz Minimum / Maximum Voltage: 2.4VDC to 5.5VDC Operating Temp Min:-40° Operating Temp Max:85° This product is part of the Phidgets family! Phidgets are an easy to use set of USB-based building blocks for low...
Item #: S-10-EZ0 -
The graph above shows the detection pattern for a 4-foot tall, 3.25-inch diameter post. Grid squares equal 1 foot. For more information on the LV-MaxSonar®-EZ0™ please... download the datasheet:LV-MaxSonar-EZ0-Datasheet.pdf The LV-MaxSonar-EZ0 offers very short to long-range detection and ranging, in an incredibly small package with ultra low power consumption. The MaxSonar-EZ0 detects objects from 0-inches to 254-inches (6.45-meters) and provides sonar range information from 6-inches...
Item #: S-20-SEN10264 -
The little brother to the 4.5" Flex Sensor, the 2.2" Flex Sensor is just as fun! This sensor's diminutive size makes it great for all sorts of small spaces. The flex sensor changes its resistance as its flexed, so you can easily create an analog signal to connect to your microcontroller. We recommend using our Voltage Divider to easily create that signal. The connector is .1"/2.5mm spaced, so it will work with standard breadboards. We recommend that you reinforce the base of the sensor when...
Item #: SF-SEN-08606 -
Description: A simple flex sensor 4.5" in length. As the sensor is flexed, the resistance across the sensor increases. Patented technology by Spectra Symbol - they claim these sensors were used in the original Nintendo Power Glove. I love the Nintendo Power Glove. It's so bad! The resistance of the flex sensor changes when the metal pads are on the outside of the bend (text on inside of bend). Straight (unflexed) resistance: ~9000 Ohm 90 degree bend resistance: ~14000 Ohm 180 degree bend...
Item #: AC-700-30-926C -
The Floor Mat Switch works by spacing two strips of metal apart with thin squares of foam in-between them every .75 inches. The pairs of metal strips are spaced out 2.5 inches from each other for the length of the mat. When someone steps on the mat their weight presses the two metal strips together creating a closed contact. All the strips are connected down both sides of the mat creating one large switch. The individual strips can be cut apart to create individual switches and the mat itself...
Item #: S-20-1000-FS2 -
These FSR's are perfect for robotic grippers, robot feet, and similar applications. We searched long and hard to find a flat force sensing resistor that we liked. When we tried these bad boys out for the first time we knew the search was over. Paper thin and well made, these FSR's are just plain fun to play with. FEATURE LIST Various sizes: .2", .5", 1.5", 24" strip Rubber backing Peel sticker backing Choice of male tabs or female connector Use voltage divider to adjust sensitivity band 0.2"...
Item #: S-20-1000-FS5 -
These FSR's are perfect for robotic grippers, robot feet, and similar applications. We searched long and hard to find a flat force sensing resistor that we liked. When we tried these bad boys out for the first time we knew the search was over. Paper thin and well made, these FSR's are just plain fun to play with. FEATURE LIST Various sizes: .2", .5", 1.5", 24" strip Rubber backing Peel sticker backing Choice of male tabs or female connector Use voltage divider to adjust sensitivity band...
Item #: TI-FS25LB -
25-Pound FlexiForce Force Sensor Measures from 0 to 25 lbs. FlexiForce Sensor Model A201. FlexiForce is... A versatile, durable piezoresistive force sensor that can be made in a variety of shapes and sizes A piezoresistive sensing device in which resistance is inversely proportional to applied force A customizable, economical force measurement tool that is easily integrated into OEM products A patented, ultra-thin (0.008"), flexible printed circuit that senses contact force A force...
Item #: SS-COM22242P -
As simple as input gets, the very first computers had buttons and so will your ingenious project. The button is configured with pull-down resistor ready for use with our microcontrollers as digital input.
Item #: SS-COM05231P -
Rotary potentiometers are a great way to control all sorts of devices through your Arduino - but sometimes they're a bit boring. Bring some pizazz back to your controller with the Grove - Slide Potentiometer! This Grove compatible sensor will plug directly into your Grove Sensor Shield and you'll be ready to go! You can read the data from the slider, just as you would any other potentiometer. It even has an onboard LED that you can control from your Arduino! Technical Specifications 30mm slide...
Item #: SS-COM90133P -
How many PlayStation 2 Controllers have to die for your next project? Now with the Grove - Thumb Joystick the answer is NONE! Like most joysticks, this one uses 2 potentiometers to measure the current angles of the joystick. However this joystick has a pushbutton hidden within! Just push directly down on the top of the joystick, and you'll feel the satisfying 'click' of a pushbutton. Use your extra input to fire the lasers, initiate uprising, or start any other robot related task. NOTE: The...
Item #: S-10-EZ1 -
The graph above shows the detection pattern for a 4-foot tall, 3.25-inch diameter post. Grid squares equal 1 foot. For more information on the LV-MaxSonar®-EZ1™ please... download the datasheet:LV-MaxSonar-EZ1-Datasheet.pdf The LV-MaxSonar-EZ1 offers very short to long-range detection and ranging, in an incredibly small package with ultra low power consumption. The MaxSonar-EZ1 detects objects from 0-inches to 254-inches (6.45-meters) and provides sonar range information from 6-inches...