Sensor Solutions

The goal of the Sensor TechZone is to provide technical resources and further aid in the selection of sensors offered at Digi-Key. Our offering includes acceleration, inclination, navigational, current, environmental, imaging, liquid, positioning, pressure, force, and temperature sensors.

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Texas Instruments' IWR1843 mmWave sensors are self-contained, single-chip solutions that are ideal for cost-sensitive industrial radar-sensing applications.
Publish Date: 2019-11-25
Würth's WSEN-PDUS differential pressure sensor is available in various pressure ranges and can measure differential pressure up to 10 bars.
Publish Date: 2019-11-21
Excelitas Technologies' PYD 2792 PIR sensors are for motion and presence detection with lowest power requirements.
Publish Date: 2019-11-15
Omron's F3SG-SR series safety light curtain allows manufacturers to comply with safety standards while ensuring full protection for equipment operators.
Publish Date: 2019-11-15

Product Training Modules | View All (156)

This presentation will provide an overview of Amphenol Advanced Sensors' air filter monitor products.
Publish Date: 2019-08-14
The Bourns Precision Sensor (BPS) portfolio has dependable sensors for every type of pressure, from precision, ultra low pressure to high temperatures and harsh environments.
Publish Date: 2018-10-29
The PG-100 and PG-100N series are used to measure pressure of pneumatic systems and are ideal for inspection and calibration of pneumatic equipment.
Publish Date: 2014-12-17
This presentation will give an overview of the Contrinex Inductive and Photoelectric Sensors.
Publish Date: 2019-07-19

Videos | View All (508)

Cody walks us through the design and construction of a soil moisture level sensing automatic plant watering system.
Publish Date: 2019-07-10
In this video, Robin shows how to fabricate and test a spring and antenna touch sensor for object detection. These simple contact sensors are useful in robotics for sensing obstacles and boundaries of the local environment.
Publish Date: 2019-04-19
The Hall Effect is a term that refers to the production of voltage across a conductor when a magnetic field is applied in a direction perpendicular to current flow.
Publish Date: 2019-04-04
Robin introduces a voice controlled passive infrared alarm system using the EasyVR shield, an Arduino Uno and a PIR module.
Publish Date: 2019-02-20
Image of Vishay VCNL3040 Proximity Sensor for Distances Up to 30 cm