Product Description: IR Beam Interruption Sensor - LED 5 mm - 0-25 cm
Motion detection sensor, reacts to the interruption of the infrared light beam that is transmitted between the transmitter and receiver. The devices should be placed opposite each other in a straight line. When a third element appears between them - the receiver informs about the beam interruption. The module is equipped with a 5 mm IR LED with an illumination angle of 20°. Beam interruption systems are used, among others, in measuring gates.
Specifications of the beam interruption sensor
- Supply voltage: 3.3 V to 5 V
- Range: 0 cm to 25 cm
- Diode: 5 mm IR LED
- Illumination angle: 20°
- Response time: up to 2 ms
- Output: open collector
Detailed description can be found in the user's guide.