Products for USB Sensing and Control

We believe in getting problems solved quickly and projects finished on time. That's why we specialize in making affordable, easy to use sensors and controllers that require minimal electronics knowledge. Just use the comprehensive API and code examples, which make it easy to get the parts working right away. There's no need for proprietary software, Phidgets work in many popular programming languages and on practically any operating system.

Plug in. Code. Solve the problem.

Monday, February 15 is
Family Day Holiday


Family day

Phidgets offices will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2016. The website will be operational during that time and you will still be able to place orders.

Orders entered over the weekend from Friday, February 12 after 12:00 noon will ship on Tuesday instead of Monday.

New Thermocouple

Have a look at our new stainless steel thermocouple probe. This affordable thermocouple can be mounted to a panel or the wall of an enclosure using one of our new thermocouple mounting nuts .

2.1.8.20151217

• Fixed 1045 displaying unknown temperature
• Fixed crash in Windows control panel


2.1.8.20151020

• Windows-only release
- Fixed control panel examples error


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Draw Wire Sensors






These new draw wire sensors act like a digital tape measure, providing a versatile way to track the motion of a part in your system. Available as a potentiometer or with an encoder output.


Raspberry Pi allows Phidgets to work in remote places where a user might not want to use a PC. Phidgets customers have been sharing their projects and we want to highlight some of them, from finger strength tests to home automation. Read on to find out how you can start your project.


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