Test and Measurement Forum

Data logger suitability query

Which product is right for your exact requirements

Data logger suitability query

Postby Mike Roach » Mon Dec 02, 2013 11:37 am

Hi All,
I am wondering if it is possible to use a data logger to interpret a signal from either a photovoltaic cell or LED and sensor. I am hoping to pass material past a sensor, when the material passes the sensor it interrupts the light source and a signal can be generated. Is there a data logger suitable with the software to receive and analyses the signal :?: Ideally I need a minimum of three inputs into the logger with an ideal number of five inputs/sensors.
Any help would be greatly appreciated

Mike Roach
Posts: 0
Joined: Mon Dec 02, 2013 11:31 am

Re: Data logger suitability query

Postby Hitesh » Wed Dec 04, 2013 3:56 pm

Hi Mike,

How long do you need to capture data for and at what sampling interval?

What is the output voltage of your sensors?

You may wish to take a look at the PicoLog 1000 series (http://www.picotech.com/multi-channel-daq.html) or the ADC-20/24 (http://www.picotech.com/precision-data-acquisition.html).


Technical Support Engineer
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 2756
Joined: Tue May 31, 2011 3:43 pm
Location: St. Neots, Cambridgeshire

Return to Pre-Sales Advice

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest