SparkFunMAX31855k (community library)


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Name SparkFunMAX31855k
Version 0.0.1
Installs 1016
License Creative Commons license, Written by SparkFun Electronics
Author Brandon Satrom
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Library for SparkFun K-type thermocouples

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MAX31855K Thermocouple Breakout (Particle Core & Photon Compatible)

Particle Notes

This library contains the firmware files requires to use the SparkFun MAX31855K Thermocouple Digitizer Breakout with Spark Core & Photon Boards.

Assumes the use of Hardware SPI, which is configured in the following manner for Particle boards:

  • A2 : SS(Slave Select)
  • A3 : SCK(Serial Clock)
  • A4 : MISO(Master In Slave Out)
  • A5 : MOSI(Master Out Slave In)

MAX31855K Thermocouple Breakout


The MAX31855K IC takes a standard k-type thermocouple in one end, digitizes the temperature measured and sends that data out the other end via SPI.

This part was created in Eagle v7.2.0.

Repository Contents

  • /Hardware - All Eagle design files (.brd, .sch)
  • /Libraries - All Arduino libraries and board examples
  • /Production - Test bed files and production panel files
  • - The license this library is distributed under.
  • - This file!


Product Versions

  • SEN-13266 - K-type thermocouple digitizer breakout board

Version History

  • v1.0 MAX31855K Thermocouple Breakout

License Information

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