Tutorial: using Ping ultrasonic sensor with Arduino

Tronixstuff has posted a tutorial explaining how to use the Parallax Ping sensor with Arduino. The Ping is an ultrasonic distance sensor from Parallax which retails or about $30. This segment is the latest in a series of Arduino tutorials posted by Tronixstuff.

Key less entry system using Ping))) and the Arduino

Mouser built a key-less entry system using Ping))) and the Arduino. The Ping))) ultrasonic sensor is used to gauge user’s hand positions. By moving the hand at different positions, a code is entered that opens the door. He used the moving average filter to keep the system from taking measurements while the hand was in motion. Source code, schematic diagram, as […]