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Parallax Inc.
PIR Mini Sensor
Parallax Inc.
PIR Sensor
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PIR Sensor

PIR (Passive Infra-Red) Sensor

Parallax Inc.

The PIR (Passive Infra-Red) Sensor is a pyroelectric device that detects motion by measuring changes in the infrared (heat) levels emitted by surrounding objects.

Product Description

When motion is detected the PIR Sensor outputs a high signal on its output pin. This logic signal can be read by a microcontroller or used to drive an external load.

  • Jumper selects short or long settings
  • Directly drive a load
  • Onboard LEDs light up the lens for fast visual feedback when movement is detected
  • Mounting holes for 2-56 sized screws
  • 3-pin SIP header ready for breadboard or through-hole projects
  • Small size makes it easy to conceal
  • Easy interface to any microcontroller
  • Motion-activated nightlight
  • Alarm systems
  • Holiday animated props
  • Operating Temperature:0°C ~ 50°C (TA)
  • Output Type:Logic
  • Package / Case:Module
  • Sensing Distance:240" (6.096m) 20'
  • Sensor Type:PIR (Passive Infrared)
  • Trigger Type:Internal
  • Voltage - Supply:3V ~ 6V