Linker Light Sensor
• Detects the amount of direct light
• widely used analogue sensor
• 3 – 30 Voltage Input
• Linker compatible
• Support page available hereWhat is the Linker Light Sensor?
The Linker light sensor uses a light dependant resistor to determine the amount of light. The more light that is detected, the lower the resistance generated. Light sensors are one of the more commonly used analogue sensors and due to the ease of use are perfect for beginners.
This sensor allows a very wide range of voltage, from 3V to 30V, allowing you to use it with almost all projects you may have in mind.
The Linker light sensor is one of many components available with a Linker connector, which allows quick and easy connect with any other Linker compatible device. Convenient screw holes in the PCB make mounting this breakout into your project easy.How to get the most out of your project?
The resistance provided by this light sensor decreases when light increases, and vice versa. When using alongside an Arduino you can turn other devices, such as LEDs or fans on when the environment is a light level of your choosing.
You can view a range of the Linker components, including the base shield and interconnecting cables Here
| Input Voltage
|| 5 V
|| 1 x Analogue In
| Dimensions (W x D x H)
|| 20 mm x 24.2 mm x 10.6 mm
Why not tell us and our B2B sales team about your specific business needs and expectations?
At Maplin, we’re always looking for innovations and technology that can help your business work more efficiently.
With a dedicated business team and special services available only to business customers, you can access our electronics and technology solutions through our wide network of over 200 stores, our website with more than 20,000 products or though your personal account manager over the phone.
Working with organisations for nearly 30 years, Maplin offers a nationwide range of benefits to our business users:
- 30 day EOM credit account
- volume discount pricing
- online and in-store use of account
- one-to-one account management
- bespoke product sourcing and branding
- free delivery on orders over £10
- scheduled and forward ordering service
Contact our business team on
0333 400 9740 to open an account or discuss your business needs.
To receive your free copy of the Maplin Catalogue just call 0333 400 9740.