vl6180x (community library)


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Name vl6180x
Version 1.1.2
Installs 176
Author Casey Kuhns@SparkFun techsupport@sparkfun.com
Maintainer Peter Buelow goballstate@gmail.com
URL https://github.com/buelowp/SparkFun_ToF_Range_Finder-VL6180_Arduino_Library
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The VL6180 combines an IR emitter, a range sensor, and an ambient light sensor together for you to easily use and communicate with via an I2C interface. Library allows you to read distance and light outputs from the sensor, outputting the data via a serial connection. Additional changes to support modifying i2c address in real time.

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SparkFun ToF Range Finder - VL6180 Arduino Library

Arduino library with basic functionality of the VL6180 sensor.

Repository Contents

  • /examples - Example sketches for the library (.ino). Run these from the Arduino IDE.
  • /src - Source files for the library (.cpp, .h).
  • keywords.txt - Keywords from this library that will be highlighted in the Arduino IDE.
  • library.properties - General library properties for the Arduino package manager.


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