Photo Interrupter - GP1A57HRJ00F

Item number 59746 Brand Sparkfun Model SEN-09299 Share Write a review
Photo Interrupter - GP1A57HRJ00F

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The Sparkfun Photo Interrupter - GP1A57HRJ00F is a sensor that functions using an infrared emitter and a shielded infrared detector. This innovative sensor emits an infrared light beam from one upright to another, allowing it to detect any object that passes between the uprights and breaks the beam. With a gap width of 10mm, it's perfect for applications such as optical limit switches, pellet dispensing, and general object detection.

One of the standout features of this photo interrupter is its versatility. It's not just a photogate or a photodiode, but also a phototransistor. This means you can use it in multiple ways, depending on your needs. No matter what you choose to call it, this sensor is designed to deliver reliable and efficient results.

The benefits of using the Sparkfun Photo Interrupter are plentiful. It enables accurate object detection, making it an essential tool for various applications. Its infrared technology ensures it works effectively even in low-light conditions. Plus, it's compact and easy to install, making it a convenient addition to any project.

Sparkfun also offers a breakout board for this photo interrupter, providing even more flexibility and options for use. This allows you to easily integrate the sensor into your existing systems or projects.

For more detailed information about the Photo Interrupter - GP1A57HRJ00F, you can refer to the datasheet provided by Sparkfun. This comprehensive document provides all the technical details you need to understand how the sensor works and how to use it effectively.


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Brand Sparkfun
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Length18 mm
Width24 mm
Height5 mm
Weight10 g
€ 4,95€ 4,10 Excl. VAT (NL)
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