Understanding Terms Used by MaxBotix Inc.

This document is created to assist you in your sensor selection, troubleshooting, and other services related to our products.  We want to help you better understand our naming conventions, products exclusive to us, and industry terms.  1. Explaining our naming conventions The letters used in our product names are abbreviations for characteristics the sensor has. …
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Smart Parking, Sensors For Vehicle Detection

IoT isn’t slowing down and there’s an increase in the development of Smart Cities.   At the time this was written, Bill Gates announced his plans to develop Belmont, a smart city in Arizona, just west of Phoenix. “Belmont will create a forward-thinking community with a communication and infrastructure spine that embraces cutting-edge technology, designed…
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Ultrasonic Sensor Projects with MaxBotix

Problem Solving Projects with Ultrasonic Sensors We started manufacturing ultrasonic sensors in 2004 to fulfill a need.  The problem we aimed to solve was to provide a high-quality sensor at a manageable price point.    For that reason, we’ve been widely used for applications as original equipment manufacturers (OEM’s), in Nonrecurring engineering (NRE), as well…
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Sensing Trash Levels – Smart Waste Management

According to Wikipedia, “Waste management or waste disposal is all the activities and actions required to manage waste from its inception to its final disposal. This includes amongst other things, collection, transport, treatment, and disposal of waste together with monitoring and regulation. It also encompasses the legal and regulatory framework that relates to waste management…
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Smart Farming – Digital Revolution of Agriculture

Agriculture is not crop production as popular belief holds – it’s the production of food and fiber from the world’s land and waters. Without agriculture it is not possible to have a city, stock market, banks, university, church or army. Agriculture is the foundation of civilization and any stable economy. Allan Savory   Taking so…
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