DS18B20 Temperature Sensor

 RM 13.00
Specifications

+ 3.0V ~ 5.5V power supply
+ 9 to 12-bit adjustable resolution
+ Wide temperature range -55 *C ~ +125 *C
+ No external components, the unique single-bus interface
+ Output leads: red (VCC), blue (DATA), black (GND)

Reference :
+ bildr.org
+ Arduino DS18B20 library

Package included : DS18B20 Temperature Sensor x 1 unit

Arduino Hookup:

Arduino Coding:


#include <OneWire.h> int DS18S20_Pin = 2; //DS18S20 Signal pin on digital 2 //Temperature chip i/o OneWire ds(DS18S20_Pin); // on digital pin 2 void setup(void) { Serial.begin(9600); } void loop(void) { float temperature = getTemp(); Serial.println(temperature); delay(100); //just here to slow down the output so it is easier to read } float getTemp(){ //returns the temperature from one DS18S20 in DEG Celsius byte data[12]; byte addr[8]; if ( !ds.search(addr)) { //no more sensors on chain, reset search ds.reset_search(); return -1000; } if ( OneWire::crc8( addr, 7) != addr[7]) { Serial.println("CRC is not valid!"); return -1000; } if ( addr[0] != 0x10 && addr[0] != 0x28) { Serial.print("Device is not recognized"); return -1000; } ds.reset(); ds.select(addr); ds.write(0x44,1); // start conversion, with parasite power on at the end byte present = ds.reset(); ds.select(addr); ds.write(0xBE); // Read Scratchpad for (int i = 0; i < 9; i++) { // we need 9 bytes data[i] = ds.read(); } ds.reset_search(); byte MSB = data[1]; byte LSB = data[0]; float tempRead = ((MSB << 8) | LSB); //using two's compliment float TemperatureSum = tempRead / 16; return TemperatureSum; }