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    • Thermo Click
    • Thermo Click

    Overview

    The Thermo Click is an accessory board in mikroBUS form factor. It features MAX31855K thermocouple-to-digital converter as well as PCC-SMP connector for K-type thermocouple probes. The MAX31855K has temperature range between -270 and 1372 deg C with sensitivity of about 41uV/deg C. It has built-in 14-bit ADC converter.

    The Thermo Click communicates with target board via SPI interface (read-only), and it has a LED diode (GREEN) that indicates the presence of power supply. The board is designed to use 3.3V power supply only. It has a LED diode (GREEN) that indicates the presence of power supply.

    Features

    • Cold-Junction Compensation
    • 14-Bit, 0.25 deg C Resolution
    • Simple SPI-Compatible Interface (read-Only)
    • Detects Thermocouple Shorts to GND or VCC
    • On-board PCC-SMP connector for K-type thermocouple probes
    • mikroBUS form factor enables easy integration
    • Board is rich in silk screen markings which facilitate connections.
    • Easiest way to get accurate temperature readings from popular K-type thermocouple probes

    Ships With

    • Thermo Click Board

    FAQs

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    What is the mode of communication with the target board?
    THERMO Click™ communicates with the target board via SPI interface (Read-only).
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    How does MIKROE-1197 work?
    The combination of the MAX31855K(thermocouple-to-digital converter) and PCC-SMP (connector for K-type thermocouple
    Probes) connector results in support for high accuracy temperature measurement.
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    What is the range of temperature measurement of MIKORE-1197 click board?
    The MAX31855K has a temperature range between -270 and 1372°C with sensitivity of about 41μV/°C.
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    Is the LED on click board is user accessible by any way?
    The LED (GREEN) indicates the presence of power supply only.
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    Is the Mikroe-1197 Arduino compatible?
    Yes.
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    Is the Mikroe-1197 compactible with riot board?
    Yes, you can use Mikroe-1197 Thermo Click board with the Riot board via the Riot adapter (NOC- 78X5335).

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