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We have updated our FIRST® competition notes from 2011 to reflect use of our HRLV‑MaxSonar‑EZ sensors for using in finding direction and distance to objects. This may be used to find a corner of the climbing tower in this years competition. This article can be seen at "Finding Directions and Distance to a Pole".

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Written By: Cody Carlson  Date: 10-08-2015
Acoustic Types All targets reflect sound to a varying degree. Ultrasonic sensors use the speed of sound to calculate distance based on the time it takes for an echo to return from a target. More simply put, our sensors detect distance much like a bat or dolphin does. Click here for full article.
Author: Scott Wielenberg  Date: 09-25-2015
Design Cycle Welcome to a eighth article of the series that walks you through the complete process of integrating an ultrasonic sensor into your application. During this phase, is the time when you are able to help us improve your experience in the future. We want to know how everything went. What was good, where can we improve, and how did our products and service accomplish your goals. Click here for full article.
Author: Nicole Smith  Date: 08-17-2015
Inc 5000 Overall Seal Inc. Magazine Unveils 34th Annual List of America's Fastest Growing Private Companies–the Inc. 5000. MaxBotix Inc., Ranks No. 3616 with Three–Year Sales Growth of 87%. Click here for full article.
Author: Cody Carlson  Date: 07-08-2015
Sonar Wave MaxBotix® utilizes ultrasonic technology to provide ranging solutions for your various applications. The use of ultrasonic technology enables you to detect objects despite their visual characteristics. Click here for full article.
Author: Cody Carlson  Date: 06-30-2015
HRXL-MaxSonar-WRS for long range sensing MaxBotix® offers a number of sensors with 10 meter ranging capability to meet the needs of many long range sensing application. MaxBotix® continually works to press these limits by pursuing new technologies. Click here for full article.
Author: Cody Carlson  Date: 06-08-2015
I2C MaxSonar Arduino Tutorial The addition of a small cap filled with an epoxy mixture and attached cable creates a weatherproof sensor protecting against the effects of weather, dust, and water. Click here for full article.
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