Tom Eilers
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Mindstorms EV3 and the VL53l01x laser distance sensor

The VL53l01x distance sensor as EV3 sensor.

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Mindstorms EV3 and the VL53l01x laser distance sensor

Things used in this project

Hardware components

STMicroelectronics VL53L0X
STMicroelectronics VL53L0X
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Arduino Pro Mini 328 - 5V/16MHz
SparkFun Arduino Pro Mini 328 - 5V/16MHz
But not this one find a 328PB board for the second hardware serial port or use softwareserial
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EV3 Programming Brick / Kit
LEGO MindStorms EV3 Programming Brick / Kit
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Electronic Circuit Experiment Board
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Schematics

EV3 Vl53L01x sensor schematic

Code

EV3 Distancesensor block

XML
open EV3-G software--> new project--> import block
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Arduino code for EV3 VL53L0x laser distance sensor

C/C++
EV3 ultra sonic sensor replacment and cheaper.
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Credits

Tom Eilers

Tom Eilers

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Labview Expert progamming SCADA, DCS, Data Acq, Reporting etc.

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