Accelerometer - deceleration

Discussion in 'Homework Help' started by ammayi, Sep 17, 2010.

  1. ammayi

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    Sep 17, 2010
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    HI, which accelerometer do u suggest to determine the deceleration of a bicycle??

    thanks a lot
     
  2. hgmjr

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    The most straightforward accelerometer I know of is the MEMSIC 2125.

    You can purchase the module from Sparkfun.com or Radioshack. Other places sell the module as well.

    hgmjr
     
  3. ammayi

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    Sep 17, 2010
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    is a single-axis one enough to measure deceleration in this case?
     
  4. retched

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    If you are only measuring 1 axis, then yes.
     
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