RPS-100 sensor features a remote transducer that allows for mounting the sensor head in cramped space while the controller is out of the way. The sensor operates at a frequency of 38.5 kHz and has a broad sensing beam which allows for object detection at greater tilt angles. Catalog includes a selection guide. Each product section includes a list of specifications, diagrams, and a description. Photographs are also featured.
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Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
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