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How i can use a this IR receptor as a BUTTON? Answered

i have this IR receptor  and i don't know how to connect it to work as a button.the datasheet in the photo 
 please help me the sensor it have to press a timer button

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steveastroukBest Answer (author)2011-04-24

You can't use that device without more electronics, like an arduino in the middle. Its not a plain IR detector, it expects to see a signal modulated into a fast stream of pulses.


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CNCSnap (author)2011-04-24

Here is a link to your answer. Universal IR Remote Control Receiver Switch http://www.simerec.com/SIS-2.pdf

If you need any help with a pcb layout I'll be happy to help as i am working on a IR receptor project of my own.

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