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Ultrasonic Scratch2

Tue Dec 26, 2017 7:29 am

I use the ultrasonic sensor in scratch 1.4 (ultrasonic + trigger + trigger pin + echo + echo pin). On the other hand, I can not use this sensor in scratch 2. Do you have a solution?
Thank you

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Re: Ultrasonic Scratch2

Tue Jan 02, 2018 2:45 pm

A bit more info would be useful:

How are you connecting the sensor ?

What does your script look like, in both 1.4 and 2.0 ?

What is it, specifically, that doesn't work ?

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Re: Ultrasonic Scratch2

Tue Jan 02, 2018 8:06 pm

since a short time scratchClient is supporting scratch2 in addition to scratch1.4. There is an adapter supporting the ultrasonic sensor.
See for a summary.

When connecting the ultrasonic HC-SR04, be sure to use level shifters for the output signal. The sensor is powered by 5V.

Hope this helps,

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