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Distance Sensor

Measure the distance of static and moving objects both near and far. Students can use this versatile distance sensor to investigate dynamic cart motion on a track, measure free fall acceleration and more.
* Sensor design may change

 

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Specifications

  • Range: 0.2 to 10 m
  • Accuracy: 3 mm at 2 m, 8 mm at 10 m
  • Resolution (12-bit): 2.5 mm
  • Recommended Sampling Rate: 25 samples per second
  • Receiver Viewing Angle: ±15º 
  • Features: Reports position, velocity and acceleration
  • Data Logger Input Type: Digital
  • Recommended Sensor Usage:
  • Operate while the AC/DC adapter powers the
    data logger

Experiments

Data sheet