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heat sensor

Price: $59.99 USD
The MLX90614 Infrared Thermometer Module is an intelligent non-contact temperature sensor with a 10° field of view and a serial interface for easy connection to … Read more

heat sensors

Question:

After reading the new sensor wiki, I'm reminded of a robot I've been planning, that relies on temperture measurments. Basically I want the robot to act like a photovore, only looking for heat instead of light. Is there a way to sense heat at a distance (6-10 feet)?