The Sparkfun British Telecom Connector - BTD (Female) is a 6-pin digital connector, primarily used in the UK but also versatile for a range of applications worldwide. It's similar to the RJ11 connectors commonly used in North America, but with a unique side-mounted lock instead of a bottom-mounted hook lock. These connectors are particularly suitable for Vernier sensors, making them a valuable tool for educators or anyone needing to set up a custom Vernier digital sensor. These sensors measure voltages produced by various factors such as temperature, force, light, or sound.
The Sparkfun BTD Connector is great for linking Vernier sensors to your projects. Whether you're teaching a class about the principles of physics and need to measure force, or you're a hobbyist interested in monitoring temperature changes in your greenhouse, this connector is an essential component. The side-mounted lock offers a secure connection, ensuring consistent and accurate readings from your sensors.
One of the unique features of the Sparkfun BTD Connector is its compatibility with Vernier sensors. This makes it a valuable tool for a wide range of educational, scientific, and hobbyist applications. Whether you're measuring light levels in a photography project, tracking sound waves in a music experiment, or monitoring temperature changes in an environmental study, the Sparkfun BTD Connector ensures a reliable and secure connection.
Please refer to the datasheet for detailed specifications and Vernier Pinouts for sensor compatibility. You can also watch the product video for a comprehensive guide on how to use the Sparkfun BTD Connector.