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UV Sensor

SKU: TOY0044

$12.48 AUD, inc GST
$11.35 AUD, exc GST

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UV Sensor

SKU: TOY0044

$12.48 AUD, inc GST
$11.35 AUD, exc GST

Retired Product

Replaced by: SEN0162


  • $6.95 Standard (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.95 Express (Overnight*, tracked)
  • $3 Economy Post* (3-7 days, no tracking)
  • FREE Pickup (Newcastle only)

Shipping costs may increase for heavy products or large orders.

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page.

*Conditions apply, see shipping tab below.

This product has been replaced by: SEN0162


This UV Sensor(Gadgeteer compatible)used GUVA-S12SD chip is suitable for detecting the UV raditation in sunlight.It can be used in UV Index Monitoring,DIY project,UV-A Lamp Monitoring,Plants growing Environmental monitoring...etc. 
It can detect the UV wavelength of 200-370nm ,fast response,linear analog voltage signal output.Small size,easy for installing.With the diagram of the world health organization uv index grading standards,you can know the UV index by the sensor directly.
This sensor isable to be powered by 5V or 3.3V which make it compatile with both Gadgeteer, Arduino DUE 3.3V system and standard Arduino  UNO/Mega 5V system. 
  • UV-A Lamp Monitoring
  • UV Index Monitoring
  • DIY UV electronic project,etc...
  • Input voltage:5V(via Pin)  3.3V(via IDC10)
  • Output voltage:DC 0-1V(Corresponding 0-10 UV index)
  • Working current:0.06mA(0.1mA max)
  • UV wavelength detect:200-370nm
  • Test accuracy:±1UV INDEX
  • Response time:<0.5s
  • Operating temperature:-20℃-85℃
  • Interface Type:Anolog
  • .NET gadgeteer connector (IDC10)Socket 
  • Size:27 x 22mm
Shipping List
  • UV Sensor(.Net Gadgeteer Compatible)     (1 unit)
  • 3pin Header-Straight                     (1 unit)
  • Cable                                    (1 unit)

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  • The Maker Revolution
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Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page (no login required).

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (3-7 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.95 for Express Post (Overnight for Australia Post Next Day Network, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

Our physical address (here's a PDF which includes other key business details):

Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
NSW, 2289

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