The Advanced Pioneer Kit from MicroStrain Inc., Williston, VT, lets you set up several different energy harvesting demos and is based on the company's EH-Link hybrid energy-harvesting wireless sensor node that collects energy from multiple sources, including strain, vibration, thermal gradients, ambient light, and electromagnetic fields. The Advanced Pioneer Kit includes the EH-Link sensor node, a USB base station with antenna, a thermoelectric generator, solar demo board, Node Commander software and manuals, a 9 V battery and battery clip, an EH-Link 1000 ohm tester board, and a 1000 µF capacitor. Applications include wireless sensing systems that can be deeply embedded.
Energy Harvesting Wireless Kit from MicroStrain
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