EI: RPILIDAR A2M8

lidar

The RPLIDAR A2M8 360° Laser Range Scanner from Slamtec is a Lidar device that is able to scan an environment and provides a 2D point cloud of all the objects that it sees.

Features

  • Range: 0.15 – 12m
  • Distance Accuracy: ~1%
  • Angular Resolution: ~0.9°
  • Measurement Frequency: 2000-8000Hz
  • Scan Frequency: 5-15 revolutions per second360° range

How To Use It?

The A2M8 connects to your computer using a USB cable. The device requires a lot more current than your USB port would normally be able to provide. Therefore, it also comes with an additional power supply that you need connect to a wall outlet.

Download and Install the SDK

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