TE TSD305 Element

The TE TSD305 element is used to read Ambient Temperature and Contactless(IR) Temperature.

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TE TSD305 Element

Properties

The following properties can be changed for the TE TSD305 element:

Name

The name of the element.

I2C Driver Instance

I2C driver instance to use for communication.

GPIO Driver Instance

GPIO driver instance to use.

TE Weather Shield

This sensor is included on the TE Weather Shield, which requires 3 extra GPIO lines to be used as a “chip select”. If this is set to false, the following 3 properties will be ignored.

Weather Shield CSA

Weather Shield Chip Select A GPIO Pin. Ignored if TE Weather Shield property is set to false.

Weather Shield CSB

Weather Shield Chip Select B GPIO Pin. Ignored if TE Weather Shield property is set to false.

Weather Shield En

Weather Shield Chip Select Enable Pin. Ignored if TE Weather Shield property is set to false.

Triggers

The following triggers are available to execute events from within the TE TSD305 element:

Triggered

Execute an event when the source element connected to the TE TSD305 triggers.

Temperature Read

Execute an event when the ambient temperature is read from the TE TSD305.

Object Temperature Read

Execute an event when the contactless IR temperature is read from the TE TSD305.

Abilities

The following abilities are available for the TE TSD305 element when its source element triggers:

Trigger

Trigger the element(s) that follow the TE TSD305 element.

Read Temperature

Read the temperature in degrees Celsius.

Read Object Temperature

Read the contactless IR temperature in degrees Celsius.