Determines the current through the sensor by measuring the voltage across the internal resistor.
The Current Sensor determines the current through it by measuring the voltage across the internal 1.00 Ω resistor. Up to 1.5 A can be measured.
- Study resistance, voltage and capacitance in circuits
|Maximum Current Input||1.5 A*|
|Maximum Differential Voltage||1.5 V*|
|Maximum Common Mode Voltage||10 V|
|Resolution||5 mA (1X gain), 0.5 mA|
|Pin Configuration||5-pin DIN on box|
|*DC or AC RMS (root mean square)|
This product requires PASCO software for data collection and analysis. We recommend the following option(s). For more information on which is right for your classroom, see our Software Comparison: SPARKvue vs. Capstone »
This product requires a PASCO Interface to connect to your computer or device. We recommend the following option(s). For a breakdown of features, capabilities, and additional options, see our Interface Comparison Guide »
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|Current Sensor Manual||English||295.44 KB|