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Product Datasheet (pdf 228 kB) Inclinometer Selection Tool LCH-360-USB – USB Inclinometer Sensor, 360° Range, USB interface

The LCH-360 is a low cost single axis inclinometer sensor supplied in a machined Aluminium housing. It has a digital USB interface and takes power from the USB port of a PC or laptop. A PCB only version is also available (part number LCP-360-USB).

Features

  • Single axis measurment
  • Measuring range: ±180° or 0-360°
  • USB interface and USB Powered
  • Low cost (<£25 for 1Kpcs)
  • Zero offset position can be programmed and stored
  • Programmable frequency response (0.125 to 32Hz)

Applications

  • Photovoltaic Solar Trackers
  • Platform levelling and monitoring
  • GPS compensation

Product Specification

Parameter Value Unit
Number of Axis: 1 -
Range ±180 °
Resolution 0.05 °
Accuracy at 20°C 0.3 °
Output Type USB -
Technology MEMS -
Maximum Zero Bias Error ±0.2 °
Long Term Drift 0.2 °
Uncompensated Temp Error 0.01 ° / °C
Maximum Mechanical Shock 3000 (0.5ms), 10000 (0.1mS) G
Frequency Response 1 Hz
Parameter Value Unit
Supply Voltage (min) 4.9 V
Supply Voltage (max) 15 V
Supply Current 15 mA
Dimension Value Unit
Sensor Case Material Anodised Aluminium -
Connection Style Cable Gland -
Cable Length 3 m
Length 13.5 mm
Width 43.5 mm
Height 46 mm
Weight 110 Grams
Parameter Value Unit
Operational Temperature Range -40 to 85 °C
Storage Temperature Range -40 to 85 °C
Sensor Seal Rating IP67 -