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1128_0 - MaxBotix EZ-1 Sonar Sensor
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Product Features

This analog sonar sensor measures the distance of an object using ultrasonic waves.
Product Description

The Sonar Sensor is a compact high performance ultrasonic rangefinder made by MaxBotix that can detect objects at a distance of 6 to 254 inches (6.45 m) with a 1 inch (25.4 mm)resolution. The sensor automatically calibrates itself when powered up.

The sensor cable that ships with the 1128 must be soldered to the sensor board; the EZ-1 sensor can then be connected to an analog port on a PhidgetInterface board and controlled through our powerful API.

Comes packaged with


For information on connecting the sonar sensor and using the Phidgets API, read the Product Manual. For detailed technical information on the EZ1 sensor, read the Maxbotix datasheet.

Product Specifications

Sensor Properties

Sensor TypeDistance (Sonar)
Sensor Output TypeRatiometric
Measurement Distance Min152.4 mm
Measurement Distance Max6.5 m
Measurement Distance Resolution25.4 mm
Sonar Ping Rate20 Hz

Electrical Properties

Supply Voltage Min3 V DC
Supply Voltage Max5.3 V DC
Current Consumption Max3 mA
Output Impedance14.7 kΩ

Physical Properties

Operating Temperature Min-40 °C
Operating Temperature Max65 °C

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