Maxim MAXREFDES130 Shield for Building or Home Automation | New Product Brief
Maxim’s MAXREFDES130 is a building automation shield for prototyping with Arduino and mbed platforms.
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MAXREFDES130 Building Automation Shield
Maxim’s MAXREFDES130 is a building automation shield for prototyping with Arduino and mbed platforms. The board includes ten analog outputs and separate 4-20 mA input and output.
A 1-wire master enables expansion of the capabilities, including the addition of Maxim’s MAXREFDES131 Grid-EYE sensor board, which can be used to add presence sensing, people counting, and gesture feedback to a design.
Daisy-chaining and remote placement allow multiple sensors to be placed throughout a building. The building automation shield includes multiple latching and non-latching relays that allow users to integrate existing, legacy equipment, including temperature control and AC loads, into a modern control and communication system.
- 8x 0-10VDC Analog Outputs
- 1x 4-20 mA Current Loop Input
- 1x 4-20 mA Current Loop Output
- 8x nonlatching relays
- 3x latching relays
- 1-Wire Master
- 1-Wire interface with 100m range
- Presence, count, gesture feedback
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