Introducing the TCRT5000 IR Sensor, a cutting-edge reflective infrared sensor tailored for your diverse project needs. Designed with precision and versatility in mind, this sensor is your go-to solution for obstacle detection, proximity sensing, and much more.
TCRT5000 Infrared Reflective Sensor Key Features:
- Integrated Design: Combines an IR transmitter (photodiode) and receiver (photo-transistor) in one compact unit.
- Optimal Range: Features a 950nm range for the IR transmitter.
- Daylight Blocking Filter: Minimizes interference from ambient light, ensuring accurate readings.
- Dual Functionality: Can be used as both an analogue and digital sensor, offering flexibility in application.
- Precision Potentiometer: Allows for adjustable sensitivity to cater to various requirements.
- Versatile Voltage: Operates efficiently between 3.3V-5V.
- Clear Output: Provides digital switching outputs (0 and 1) using the LM393 comparator.
Applications for TCRT5000 Infrared Reflective Sensor:
- Proximity Detection: Accurately senses objects and measures distances within a 1mm to 8mm range.
- Line Following: Ideal for robots that need to follow a specific path.
- Colour Detection: Differentiates between various colours, enhancing project capabilities.
- Obstacle Avoidance: Ensures smooth operation of devices by detecting and avoiding obstacles.
Additional Uses of TCRT5000 Infrared Reflective Sensor:
- Pulse data sampling for meters.
- Detection for fax paper shredders.
- Black and white line detection.
- Size: 32 x 14mm
- Package includes 5pcs of TCRT5000