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Hey guys I was just wondering if you could help me out with a question I have.

I am making a wall avoiding robot which detects the wall using a ultrasonic rangefinder such as the LV-MaxSonar-EZ3 (http://bit.ly/lvy9DD)

However I found this one (http://bit.ly/kQiSmE)  that is a lot cheaper and I want to know if it would do the same job or is it a completely different sensor all together?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.


The cheap one is just the transducer. You have to add all the electronics to drive it yourself. I don't think you are up to that yet.


I bought one of these on eBay and it works really well.


At that price it would be rude not to.
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