Grove Zero - Temperature Sensor

$7.90
SKU#:
114991854
20 In stock

 

An input module to measure intensity of Temperature in the surrounding environment.

Module Category: Input

Color: Blue 


What is it?

The temperature sensor measures the ambient temperature, in Celsius degree (℃) by default.

Grove Zero Series Introduction:

Grove Zero is a set of programmable elctronic building blocks which snap together with magentic connections & are used in conjuction with graphical programming software to achieve creative and functional projects. Grove Zero can be used boths as a tool to foster children's creativty as a classroom tool for STEM education. Learn more about the series here.

If this is your first experience with the Grove Zero series, we recommend that you purchase introductory kits such as the Starter Kit, Car Kit or Bit Kit, which include instructional documentation to help you get familiar with this educational series.

Read further for more details about the product as well as the Additional Resources tab just below the scrollable images, and if you still can’t find the information you need, contact us via our social media which can be found at the bottom of the page.


How this module works?

The temperature sensor can convert detected ambient temperature into digital signals that can be read by the microcontroller for calculating the temperature. After processing the data, the microcontroller is able to calculate the temperature level (unit: ℃).

It has a measurement range from -25℃ to 100℃, with an accuracy to ±2℃. If the temperature is below a specified, adjustable value, we call it a low threshold, and we know the environment is currently cold; if it is above the value, then we call it a high threshold and we know the environment is regarded as hot.

Try using the low/high threshold to trigger events, e.g. the buzzer alarms when the temperature is high.

You can program the Temperature Sensor very easily with Codecraft to achieve more creative and challenging projects.

temperaturesensor infographic


Try It

Connect modules together as shown below and see what happens when you move the modules to a colder or warmer environment:

--Main Board BLE
--Battery
--LED Matrix
--Temperature Sensor

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Real World Analogy

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Technical Specifications:

Technical Specifications

Power Supply :Grove Zero battery module
Working Voltage: 5V
Working Current: 1.5A (Max)
Power Indication LED

 Other Details:

Other Details

Weight 15 (g)
Age for Use: 8+


 

 


 

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Introduction:

CodeCraft is our graphical programming tool which brings hardware to life. Codecraft is regularly updated with demos and example projects to help you get your first project running ASAP! 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Features:

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