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by Elina
Thu Nov 22, 2012 1:22 pm
Forum: Sensors
Topic: Sharp (AMBI) vs the Vishay Temt6000 Sparkfun
Replies: 5
Views: 9448

Re: Sharp (AMBI) vs the Vishay Temt6000 Sparkfun

Hi mdAndy, Could you help me with this issue about ambi light sensor: http://arduino.cc/forum/index.php/topic,133522.0.html Thanks. The MD Sharp ambient light sensor (AMBI) vs the Vishay Temt6000 (Sparkfun) In searching for the best light sensor for my OpenPicus Flyport Wifi Webserver Garage Door Co...
by Elina
Thu Nov 22, 2012 12:43 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: AMBI Light Sensor max value
Replies: 12
Views: 17307

Re: AMBI Light Sensor max value

Hi, update: Elina, I rewrote the sketch using the aliases of the analog pins. It may be possible that the Arduino guys changed the way analogWrite() deals with pin numbers since I wrote the sketch. Checked again and again: the configuration worked properly. You can also confirm that the sensor is wo...
by Elina
Wed Nov 21, 2012 7:00 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: AMBI Light Sensor max value
Replies: 12
Views: 17307

Re: AMBI Light Sensor max value

Hi Paul, thanks for your quick reply. I've already tested the other pins with the previous code and they worked fine: 0 on A5 and 1023 on A4. I'm currently testing the code you wrote: the values from A3 have been increasing for few minutes and at the moment they are remaining almost constant around ...
by Elina
Wed Nov 21, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: AMBI Light Sensor max value
Replies: 12
Views: 17307

Re: AMBI Light Sensor max value

Hi Paul, could you please with the issue about the AMBI sensor that I've posted here: http://arduino.cc/forum/index.php/topic,133522.0.html I think that it's an electrical issue but can't understand how to behave. thanks Elina cinch123, The sensor outputs its value as a current source, and we have a...