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Picture of Logger Shield: Datalogging for Arduino
 
Data logging shield

Here's a handy Arduino shield: we've had a lot of people looking for a dedicated and well-designed data logging shield. We worked hard to engineer an inexpensive but well-rounded design. Not only is it easy to assemble and customize, it also comes with great documentation and libraries.

You can get going within an hour - saving data to files on any FAT16 or FAT32 formatted SD card, to be read by any plotting, spreadsheet or analysis program. We even have a tutorial on how to use two free software programs to plot your data. The included Real Time Clock timestamps all your data with the current time, so that you know precisely what happened when!

  • SD card interface works with FAT16 or FAT32 formatted cards. 3.3v level shifter circuitry prevents damage to your SD card
  • Real time clock (RTC) keeps the time going even when the Arduino is unplugged. The battery backup lasts for years
  • Included libraries and example code for both SD and RTC mean you can get going quickly
  • Prototyping area for soldering connectors, circuitry or sensors.
  • Onboard 3.3v regulator is both a reliable reference voltage and also reliably runs SD cards that require a lot of power to run
 
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botronics2 years ago
This logger will work on a UNO?
sdtrent2 years ago
Very nice photographs. And the logger sounds like a very hand tool. I'm just working a wish list for my order.

I know the Time between recording events is listed in milliseconds. Does this mean the board can actually log data at one sample per msec? 1kHz? That would be so cool. Rock on LadyAda.

-Shane
Where does one get the "kit"
After a quick search, you can get it here......

http://www.adafruit.com/products/243

Tochi4 years ago
You are using de diagonal cutter up side down.
swilus Tochi3 years ago
You spelled "the" wrong...