Inductance-to-digital converter from Texas Instruments now in stock at Mouser

Mouser Electronics is now stocking the world’s first Inductance-to-Digital Converter from Texas Instruments which is a contact-less, short-range sensing technology.

Described as a ‘revolution in sensing’ by Texas Instruments the LDC1000 Inductance-to-Digital Converter provides a sensing technology that provides for a low-cost, high-resolution sensing of conductive targets in the presence of dust, dirt, oil, and moisture, making it very reliable in hostile environments.

Using a coil which can be created on a PCB as a sensing element, the LDC1000 supports ultra-low cost system solutions.

Inductive sensing technology enables precise measurement of linear/angular position, displacement, motion, compression, vibration, metal composition, ideal for applications in markets such as automotive, consumer, computer, industrial, medical, and communications.

The product is available in a SON-16 package and offers several modes of operation. An SPI interface simplifies connection to an MCU. The LDC1000EVM is an evaluation module that can be used to evaluate the LDC1000 Inductance-to-Digital Converter.


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