Infra-red

$2.90  
25 pc(s)
This 30cm cable has 26 AWG wires and a 3-pin female JST PH-style connector that works with Sharp Infra-red distance sensors: GP2Y0A02YK , GP2Y0A21YK and GP2Y0A41SK0F . The other ends of the wires are unterminated; they can be cut to length to match your application. The wire color scheme...

$3.00  
42 pc(s)
Use this simple IR receiver for infrared remote control of your next project. With low power consumption and an easy to use package, it mates well with embedded electronics and can be used with common IR remotes. The TSOP38238 is a miniaturized receiver for infrared remote control...

$18.80  
21 pc(s)
This popular sensor made by Sharp produces an analog output that varies from 2.5V at 20cm to 0.4V at 150cm. The sensor has a Japanese Solderless Terminal (JST) Connector. You can purchase a pre-made cable with connector that mates with this sensor. See 3-pin Cable for Sharp Sensors...

$12.70  
19 pc(s)
This popular sensor made by Sharp produces an analog output that varies from 3.1V at 10cm to 0.3V at 80cm. The sensor has a Japanese Solderless Terminal (JST) Connector. You can purchase a pre-made cable with connector that mates with this sensor - see 3-pin cable for Sharp Sensors...

$1.50  
473 pc(s)
This is a very simple, clear infrared LED. These devices operate between 940-950nm and work well for generic IR systems including remote control and touch-less object sensing. Pair them with any of our IR receivers (see Related Items below). 1.5VDC forward voltage and 50mA max forward...

$4.60  
1 pc(s)
This version of the QRE1113 breakout board features a digital output, using a capacitor discharge circuit to measure the amount of reflection. This tiny board is perfect for line sensing when only digital I/O is available, and can be used in both 3.3V and 5V systems. The board's...

$2.35  
8 pc(s)
A simple breakout PCB for the GP1A57HR photo interrupter. This PCB has three connections for PWR, GND, and Signal. When the gate is clear, SIG will be high (>4.9V). When the gate is blocked by a finger, writing utensil, food pellet, or anything else - SIG will go low (<0.4V)....

$4.50  
3 pc(s)
This sensor is composed of an infrared emitter on one upright and a shielded infrared detector on the other. By emitting a beam of infrared light from one upright to the other, the sensor can detect when an object passes between the uprights, breaking the beam. Used for many applications...

$14.95  
8 pc(s)
The  GP2Y0D805  and  GP2Y0D810  are Sharp’s smallest and fastest distance sensors. With a sample rate of almost 400 Hz and a sensing distance to 5 cm or 10 cm, respectively, these sensors provides attractive alternatives to shorter-range ...

$14.95  
4 pc(s)
The  GP2Y0D805  and  GP2Y0D810  are Sharp’s smallest and fastest distance sensors. With a sample rate of almost 400 Hz and a sensing distance to 5 cm or 10 cm, respectively, these sensors provides attractive alternatives to shorter-range ...

$16.50  
13 pc(s)
This is a simple to use infra-read sensor switch. Power it up with 5V and it can detects object within 3 to 50cm. It is widely used in mobile robot for obstacle detection, interactive media, industrial assembly line and many other applications. The detection distance can be adjusted from 3-...

$12.00  
23 pc(s)
This popular sensor made by Sharp produces an analog output that varies from 3.1V at 4cm to 0.3V at 30cm. The sensor has a Japanese Solderless Terminal (JST) Connector. You can purchase a pre-made cable with connector that mates with this sensor. See 3-pin Cable for Sharp Sensors...

$1.80  
3 pc(s)
This sensor uses an infrared emitted diode combined with an infrared phototransistor to detect the reflected infrared signal. Ideal for sensing black-to-white transitions or can be used to detect nearby objects (0.5-1cm). Documents: Datasheet Hookup Guide Bildr...

$1.50  
68 pc(s)
This is a very simple, clear infrared phototransistor. These devices operate between 940-950nm and work well with our infrared LED . Phototransistors are similar to photoresistors (or LDR) but produce both current and voltage, while photoresistors only produce current....

$3.50  
24 pc(s)
The Infrared Obstacle Avoidance Sensor has a pair of infrared transmitting and receiving sensors. The infrared LED emits Infrared signals at certain frequency and when an obstacle appears on the line of infrared light, it is reflected back by the obstacle which is sensed by the receiver....

$15.00  
3 pc(s)
The QTR-8A reflectance sensor array is intended as a line sensor, but it can be used as a general-purpose proximity or reflectance sensor. The module is a convenient carrier for eight IR emitter and receiver (phototransistor) pairs evenly spaced at intervals of 0.375" (9.525 mm). Each...

$3.20  
7 pc(s)
This 30cm cable has 26 AWG wires and a 3-pin female JST PH-style connector that works with Sharp Infra-red distance sensors: GP2Y0A02YK , GP2Y0A21YK and GP2Y0A41SK0F . The other ends of the wires are terminated with male pin header. The wire color scheme matches the Sharp distance sensor...

$59.95  
Out-of-stock
The TFMini is a ToF (Time of Flight) LiDAR sensor capable of measuring the distance to an object as close as 30 centimeters and as far as 12 meters! As with all LiDAR sensors, your effective detection distance will vary depending on lighting conditions and the reflectivity of your target...
Out-of-stock

$9.90  
12 pc(s)
This Through-Beam Infrared Sensor Kit consists of two separate components: an Infrared transmitter and detector. They work by having an transmitter side that sends out a beam of human-invisible infrared light, then a detector across the way which is sensitive to that same light. When an...

$59.95  
Out-of-stock
The TFMini is a ToF (Time of Flight) LiDAR sensor capable of measuring the distance to an object as close as 30 centimeters and as far as 12 meters! As with all LiDAR sensors, your effective detection distance will vary depending on lighting conditions and the reflectivity of your target...
Out-of-stock

$5.00  
30 pc(s)
The Line Follower sensor gives your robot the ability to detect lines or nearby objects. The sensor works by detecting reflected light coming from its own infrared LED. It can detect transitions from light to dark (lines) or even objects directly in front of it. The sensor has an...

$5.90  
1 pc(s)
These lightweight aluminum brackets make it easy to mount and integrate the Sharp GP2Y0A02 , GP2Y0A21 , and GP2Y0A41 Distance Sensors into your project. The brackets are strong enough to hold their position, but they can also be bent by hand to different angles if the application calls for...

$5.50  
35 pc(s)
The Line Follower sensor gives your robot the ability to detect lines or nearby objects. The sensor works by detecting reflected light coming from its own infrared LED. It can detect transitions from light to dark (lines) or even objects directly in front of it. The sensor has an...

$2.50  
6 pc(s)
This Photo Interrupter Module is widely used in motor speed detection, pulse count, the position limit, etc. It will trigger a signal when light between the sensor's gap is blocked. It works with 3.3V to 5VDC, and gives a HIGH on DO pin when the beam is blocked, and a LOW output when...

$3.50  
11 pc(s)
This Flame Sensor Module is sensitive to infra-red wavelength between 760 nm to 1100 nm that is emitted from fire flame. The module has 2 outputs: Analogue, which gives a real-time voltage output signal on thermal resistance, and Digital which allows temperature thresholds to be set via a...

$18.00  
5 pc(s)
The VL53L0X from ST Microelectronics is a time-of-flight ranging system integrated into a compact module. This board is a carrier for the VL53L0X, so we recommend careful reading of the VL53L0X datasheet (1MB pdf) before using this product. The VL53L0 uses ST's FlightSense...

$36.50  
2 pc(s)
The ZX Distance and Gesture Sensor is a touchless sensor that is capable of looking for simple gestures. Developed in conjunction with XYZ Interactive , the sensor uses their GestureSenseĀ® technology to recognize the distance of an object away from the sensor up to about 12 inches...

$9.90  
8 pc(s)
The VL53L0X from ST Microelectronics is a time-of-flight ranging system integrated into a compact module. The sensor contains a very tiny invisible IR source, and a matching detector. It measures how long it takes for emitted pulses of infrared laser light to reach the nearest object and be...

$2.50  
8 pc(s)
This Photo Interrupter Module is widely used in motor speed detection, pulse count, the position limit, etc. It will trigger a signal when light between the sensor's gap is blocked. It works with 3.3V to 5VDC, and gives a HIGH on DO pin when the beam is blocked, and a LOW output when...

$2.50  
6 pc(s)
Have you ever needed a cheap way to activate something from across the room? Infrared remotes are still the cheapest way to wirelessly control a device. The IR remote in this kit offers buttons for four directions, select and basic number keys. It is ideal for implementing an IR remote control...

$20.00  
2 pc(s)
This sensor is a carrier/breakout board for ST's VL53L1X laser-ranging sensor, which offers fast and accurate ranging up to 4 m . It uses the time of flight (ToF) of invisible, eye-safe laser pulses to measure absolute distances independent of ambient lighting conditions and target...

$1.00  
46 pc(s)
These black injection-molded plastic rotary encoder discs fit our TT Motors and Photo Interrupter Module . Use them to feedback speed and distance, or make your own anemometer or wind speed meter. Note : 20-slots encoder disc only. TT Motor and sensor are not included....

$17.50  
31 pc(s)
This is a simple to use infra-read sensor switch. Power it up with 5V and it can detects object within 3 to 80cm. It is widely used in mobile robot for obstacle detection, interactive media, industrial assembly line and many other applications. The detection distance can be adjusted...

$16.80  
4 pc(s)
This sensor is a carrier/breakout board for ST's VL6180X proximity and ambient light sensor, which measures the range to a target object up to 20 cm away (or 60 cm with reduced resolution ). The VL6180X uses time-of-flight measurements of infrared pulses for ranging, allowing it to give...

$1.70  
10 pc(s)
Have you ever needed a cheap way to activate something from across the room? Infrared remotes are still the cheapest way to wirelessly control a device. This 21 buttons remote controller works with TSOP38238 infrared receiver which have an operating voltage from 2.5V - 5.5V. Includes :...

$9.95  
32 pc(s)
This SGBotic Line Follower Array gives your robot the ability to follow a dark line on a white background or vice-versa. It has four IR sensors that have been configured to output digital signal. The array features visible LEDs which turn on when the sensors detect reflected IR light. You...

$43.95  
2 pc(s)
This is the SparkFun "Time-of-Flight" Range Finder, a sensor board for the VL6180 distance sensor. Unlike most distance sensors that rely on reflected light intensity or reflected angles to determine range, the VL6180 uses a precise clock to measure the time it takes light to bounce back from...

$16.80  
5 pc(s)
This sensor is a breakout board for ST's VL6180X proximity and ambient light sensor, which measures the range to a target object up to 20 cm away (or 60 cm with reduced resolution). The VL6180X uses time-of-flight measurements of infrared pulses for ranging, allowing it to give accurate results...