Gadgeteer Infrared Reflector Module for detecting edges or following lines on the floor
REFR3-GM-451 Infrared Reflector: 3 infrared reflective detectors
The Gadgeteer REFR3-GM-451 Infrared Reflector by GHI Electronics is equipped with infrared reflectors on the left, on the right, and in the centre to more accurately detect and analyse surfaces.
Applications ideas for the Gadgeteer Infrared Reflector Module by GHI Electronics
An infrared reflector is particularly useful when building autonomous mobile robots. When equipped with the REFR3-GM-451 module, they are able to avoid edges when moving over a table (and therefore also avoid falling off) and can follow a black line on a white background.
Technical specifications of the GHI Electronics REFR3-GM-451 Infrared Reflector
- A socket
- Comes with a Gadgeteer cable
- Consumption @ 3.3 V: 48 mA
- Consumption @ 5 V: 0 mA
- Dimensions: 72.2 × 17.2 × 14 mm
- Weight: 5 g
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