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IR Beacon Click Board

IR Beacon Click Board

SKU: MIKROE-1939

In Stock 1 in stock
Lead Time (if not in stock) 3 working days
Our Price: £25.20
Inc. UK VAT 20.00 %
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The IR Beacon Click Board is a mikroBUS add-on board with an array of nine high speed infrared emitting diodes. It functions as a beacon device, transmitting infrared rays in a wide angle, which can be detected by nearby infrared receivers (such as the one on IR click). Each of the nine VSMB2948SL diodes have a transparent plastic package that serve as tiny lenses.


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Product Details


The IR wave has a half intensity angle of ±25 degrees. The diodes have high radiant power and intensity with a peak wavelengths of 940nm.

The IR Beacon click is suitable for high pulse current operation. The mainboard MCU drives the infrared diodes through the mikroBUS? MOD pin, providing a carrier signal (which can be modified to match the frequency of the receiver). Either UART or PWM can be used to transmit a signal to a target receiver (specified by the position of the TX SEL jumper is in the middle of the board).

The range is up to half a meter. You can increase it by stacking multiple IR Beacon clicks onto a same mikroBUS? socket.

The board can use either a 3.3V or a 5V power supply.

  • IR Beacon Click Board (1)
  • 1x8 male headers (2)
  • Printed User Manual and Board Schematic (1)

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