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ingenium
09-08-2004, 10:53 AM
hi folks,
Im a robotics engineer working at IIT Delhi. I want ultrasonic distace meters, which could give quite accurate results. I want to implement them in a Wheeled Mobile Robot. Please inform me, if you have any information that could help me.
Thank You.

happy_99
09-08-2004, 11:07 AM
Are you looking for readymade modules or want to build urself?

regds

happy_99

ingenium
09-08-2004, 05:34 PM
well,
i want redymade solution to some extent.... bcoz, i do not want to go deep into how distance is measured. i just want the distances, n want to use them in the system.... can u please give me a solution for the problem. i want to measure the distances and want the input in a computer. so as to use that in a c++ program.

happy_99
09-09-2004, 11:13 PM
You could find ultrasonic or IR rangers from Acronmae, USA

www.acroname.com

http://www.acroname.com/robotics/parts/c_Sensors.html

Ultrasonic modules : Around $35
IR Ranger : $12

REgds

happy_99

addy
12-24-2005, 10:48 AM
try getting hold of a srf04 sonar module....
if u r an iitian, ask some of ur eniors to get it from US.
it is a wonderful module.