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Products for USB Sensing and Control

Control one RC servo motor or actuator with this controller board. Powered solely by your computer via USB.

Control up to 4 RC servo motors or actuators with this controller board. Connects to your computer via USB.

Outputs a voltage from -10V to +10V.

Use it to check the state of switches, push buttons, relays and/or to switch relays, solenoids, motors and even high power LEDs.

Use it to check the state of switches and push buttons, and/or to switch relays, solenoids, and LEDs.

A 1018 with an on-board 2 port USB Hub.

This board has 4 SPDT mechanical relays rated at 250VAC/10amp or 100VDC/5amp.

This board has 4 SPDT mechanical relays rated at 210W for DC or 1750VA for AC.

This touch slider recognizes both contact and proximity. Connects directly to a USB port.

Control 8 DPDT mechanical relays, switching up to 250VAC/2amp or 200VDC/2amp.

The Phidgets workhorse. Connect analog sensors, control switches, and check on push-buttons. One board handles up to 24 devices.

The Phidgets workhorse. Connect sensors, control outputs, and read in digital inputs.

A 1018 with an on-board powered 6-port full-speed (12Mbit/s) USB hub.

Read EM4100 series RFID tags at a distance of up to 6cm with this reader.

Read and write to RFID tags up to 6cm away. Supports EM4100 series, ISO11785 FDX-B and our own PhidgetTag protocols.

This Phidget controls the brightness of up to 64 LEDs.

This Phidget uses current control to adjust the brightness of up to 64 LEDs.

Measure global position, velocity and heading with the Phidget GPS. Best case accuracy of 2.5m CEP.

This spatial board had a 3-axis, ±8g accelerometer and connects to your computer via USB.

This spatial board has a 3-axis accelerometer, gyroscope and compass and connects to your computer via USB.

This spatial board has 3-axis, ±8g accelerometer with high resolution measurements at low magnitudes.

This spatial board has a 3-axis accelerometer, gyroscope and compass with high resolution readings at low magnitudes.

Measure the temperature of an object from a distance with this IR temperature sensor. Plugs directly into a USB port.

This board is needed to measure the output from a load cell. You can connect up to four load cells or strain gauges.

Read up to four encoders simultaneously with this Encoder Interface. You can read limit switches or other simple sensors with the digital inputs.

Read up to four encoders simultaneously with this Phidget. Includes 4 digital inputs for reading limit switches.

Read up to four thermocouples via USB with this board to measure the temperature of four different objects.

This spatial board had a 3-axis, ±5g accelerometer and connects to your computer via USB.

Connect a thermocouple to this board to measure the temperature of an object or area. Plugs directly into a USB port.

This encoder can be used as a control dial for user input. The centre of the dial is a pushbutton and it connects directly to USB with the included cable.

This spatial board had a 2-axis, ±5g accelerometer and connects to your computer via USB.

Measures the frequency of a signal and powers small devices like Hall Effect sensors, flow rate sensors, and tachometers.

Send and receive IR data with this Phidget. It can learn and reproduce signals from common devices like your TV remote.

Read one encoder at speeds of up to 500,000 quadrature cycles per second. Connects directly to USB.

This pH/ORP Adapter connects any of our pH or ORP probes directly to your computer's USB port.

This spatial board had a 3-axis, ±3g accelerometer and connects to your computer via USB.

Control up to two low current DC motors with this controller.

Control up to 8 RC servo motors or actuators with this controller board. Connects to your computer via USB.

Accurately control up to 4 unipolar stepper motors with this controller. Connects to a USB port.

Accurately control one bipolar stepper motor with this controller.

Control up to two DC motors with this controller.

Control up to two DC motors with this controller. Monitors surges and overheating in the API and connects to a USB port.

Control one motor as well as an encoder and up to 2 analog and 2 digital sensors. Connects to a USB port.

Accurately control one bipolar stepper motor with this controller. This board comes with a number of safety features.

A 1018 with a 2-line by 20-character Blue Backlit LCD Display.

A 1018 with a 2-line by 20-character White Backlit LCD Display.

A Phidget InterfaceKit with a 2-line by 20-character White Backlit LCD Display.

A dual channel LCD controller that is compatible with HD44780 LCD modules.

Single board computer runing a custom Linux Distro with 64 MiB ram, 64 MiB flash, and 4 full-speed USB ports.

Single board computer running Debian 6.0 with 64 MiB SDRAM, 512 MiB Flash, integrated 1018 and 6 USB 2.0 Full Speed ports.

With a range of 5mm, this IR proximity sensor can detect opaque objects and connects to a Voltage Input.

This IR proximity sensor can detect opaque objects within 10cm and connects to a Voltage Input.

Measures light intensities of up to 1000 lux and connects to a Voltage Input.

This board has an ambient humidity sensor and connects to a Voltage Input.

Detect a touch through up to 1/8" of glass or plastic with this low-cost capacitive sensor.

Ideal for user input, this slider has 60mm of travel and connects to a Voltage Input.

This inexpensive temperature sensor measures the ambient temperature in the area surrounding the board and connects to a Voltage Input.

This absolute gas pressure sensor plugs into a Voltage Input and measures pressure from 20 kPa to 250 kPa.

This voltage sensor measures ±30V DC and connects to a Voltage Input.

Measure up to 50 amps DC or ±50 amps AC with this current sensor. Separate outputs for AC and DC components connect to a Voltage Input.

Measure up to 20 amps DC or ±20 amps AC with this current sensor. Separate outputs for AC and DC components connect to a Voltage Input.

This differential air pressure sensor plugs into a Voltage Input and measures pressure from -25 kPa to 25 kPa.

This board has 2 SPDT mechanical relays rated at 240VAC/10amp or 100VDC/5amp.

Rated for 28VAC/2.5amp or 40VDC/2.5amp switching, this SSR is controlled by a digital output.

This kit is all you need for reading RFID tags.

With all of our most popular boards bundled together, this is an excellent pack for a first-time Phidgeteer.

With all of our most popular boards bundled together, this is a kit you won't grow out of.

This kit contains a PhidgetInterfaceKit and an assortment of sensors to get started.

Everything you need to control 4 servo motors from your PC, with the ability to add another 4 RC servos of your choosing.

A black plastic disc with an RFID tag embedded in it. A nail or screw can be put through the hole in the center for easy attaching to all kinds of surfaces. Uses EM4102 protocol.

A grey ABS key fob RFID tag. Uses EM4102 protocol.

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This K-Type thermocouple measures temperatures from -50°C to 200°C and connects to a Phidgets thermocouple board.

This K-Type thermocouple measures temperatures from -50°C to 800°C and connects to a Phidgets thermocouple board.

This K-Type thermocouple measures temperatures from -50°C to 700°C and connects to a Phidgets thermocouple board.

This K-Type thermocouple measures temperatures from -50°C to 450°C and connects to a Phidgets thermocouple board.

This K-Type thermocouple measures temperatures from -50°C to 785°C and connects to a Phidgets thermocouple board.

This load cell measures compressive forces of up to 10 lbs and connects directly to a Voltage Input.

This load cell measures compressive forces of up to 25 lbs and connects directly to a Voltage Input.

This load cell measures compressive forces of up to 50 lbs and connects directly to a Voltage Input.

This load cell measures compressive forces of up to 100 lbs and connects directly to a Voltage Input.

This humidity sensor can measure the relative humidity in the environment from 10% to 95% RH. Connects to a Voltage Input.

Use these precision resistors to interface an RTD with the PhidgetBridge with maximum accuracy.

With 175° of travel, this compact servo motor is intended for light applications.

This tiny servo has 180° of travel and weighs 14g, making it ideal for applications where size and weight matter.

With 12 kg·cm of torque and 180°of travel, this powerful servo is an amazing value.

This continuous rotation servo delivers 2 kg·cm of torque in a compact package.

This continuous rotation servo has 3.3 kg·cm of torque, making it a versatile choice.

This DC motor has a 51:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 49 rpm, and rated torque of 0.65 N.m.

This DC motor has a 3.7:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 654 rpm, and rated torque of 1.43 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 14:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 172 rpm, and rated torque of 0.5N.m.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 100:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 23 RPM and rated torque of 1.63 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 10:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 365 RPM and rated torque of 1.53 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 10:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 365 RPM and rated torque of 1.53 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 18:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 202 RPM and rated torque of 2.45 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 18:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 202 RPM and rated torque of 2.45 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 50:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 73 RPM and rated torque of 6.12 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 14:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 285 RPM and rated torque of 0.9 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 51:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 78 RPM and rated torque of 3.06 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 51:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 78 RPM and rated torque of 3.06 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 139:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 28 RPM and rated torque of 8.46 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 139:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 28 RPM and rated torque of 8.46 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 139:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 18 RPM and rated torque of 17.3 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 139:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 18 RPM and rated torque of 17.3 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 4.25:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 588 RPM and rated torque of 5.1 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 4.25:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 588 RPM and rated torque of 5.1 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 13:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 192 RPM and rated torque of 14.3 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 13:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 192 RPM and rated torque of 14.3 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 18:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 139 RPM and rated torque of 20.4 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 18:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 139 RPM and rated torque of 20.4 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 47:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 53 RPM and rated torque of 51 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 47:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 53 RPM and rated torque of 51 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 76:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 33 RPM and rated torque of 82.6 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 76:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 33 RPM and rated torque of 82.6 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has an encoder, a 168:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 15 RPM and rated torque of 173 Kg·cm.

This DC motor has a 168:1 gearbox, a rated speed of 15 RPM and rated torque of 173 Kg·cm.

This tiny bipolar stepper has a 1.8° step angle and 600 g·cm of holding torque.

This tiny bipolar stepper has a 1.8° step angle and 1250 g·cm of holding torque.

This precise bipolar stepper has a 0.9° step angle and 4.28 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This affordable bipolar stepper has a 1.8° step angle and 4.24 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This compact bipolar stepper has a 1.8° step angle and 450 g·cm of torque at low speeds.

This NEMA-23 bipolar stepper has a 1.8° step angle and 3.58 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This powerful bipolar stepper has a 1.8° step angle and 11.06 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This precise bipolar stepper has a 0.9° step angle and 9 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This powerful bipolar stepper has a 1.8° step angle and 30 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This powerful bipolar stepper has a 0.35° step angle and 24.86 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This powerful bipolar stepper has a 0.067° step angle and 40 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This powerful bipolar stepper has a 0.018° step angle and 50 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This bipolar stepper with planetary gearbox has a 0.347° step angle and 16.2 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This bipolar stepper with planetary gearbox has a 0.067° step angle and 30 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This bipolar stepper with planetary gearbox has a 0.018° step angle and 48 kg·cm of torque at low speeds.

This adapter cable will allow you to connect serial devices to the SBC's USB port.

An adapter dongle for the SBC that enables audio input and output.

This aluminium beam coupling connects two 4mm shafts together with set screws.

The i-Snail-S closes an electrical switch when currents greater than 0.15A are detected in the wire that passes through its window.

This sensor measures up to 200 volts DC and connects to a Voltage Input.

This sensor measures up to 75 volts DC and connects to a Voltage Input.

This sensor measures up to 100mA DC and connects to a Voltage Input.

Measure AC active power up to 7500W at 50Hz with this sensor. Connects to a Voltage Input.

Measure AC active power up to 7500W at 60Hz with this sensor. Connects to a Voltage Input.

Measure AC active power up to 1250W at 50Hz with this sensor. Connects to a Voltage Input.

This inductive sensor can detect metallic objects within 4mm and behaves like a switch that connects to a digital input.

This encoder can measure rotation at speeds of up to 3000 RPM and plugs into a Phidgets Encoder Interface.

These are extra bright for applications where light matters.

This clear acrylic enclosure protects your Phidget and is assembled with a Phillips screwdriver.

A white PVC key fob RFID tag. Uses EM4102 protocol.

A black ABS key fob RFID tag. Uses EM4102 protocol.

A small PVC disc with adhesive backing and an RFID tag embedded in it. Uses EM4102 protocol.

A PVC disc with adhesive backing and an RFID tag embedded in it. Uses EM4102 protocol.

An EM4102 tag in the shape of a nail. Strong enough to be hammered into wood or other soft materials.

This SSR switches up to 120VAC/20amp and connects to a PhidgetInterfaceKit 0/16/16.

This SSR switches up to 120VAC/50amp and connects to a PhidgetInterfaceKit 0/16/16.

Use this heatsink to run up to two SSRs at full current switching capacity without overheating.

Use this heatsink to run one low current SSR without overheating.

A small assortment of sensors, great for experimenting and learning.