Phidgets are truly exceptional. Actual out of the box usefulness with their software. The python interface can be difficult to use when compared to other API's. Phidgeter provides logging, network, display and convenience functions for Phidgets. Use it with BlueGraph for example, for more straightforward data visualization.
Here's some examples with Phidgeter:
from phidgeter import relay
phd_relay = relay.Relay() phd_relay.one_toggle()
Emit data from a Phidget IR sensor on the command line:
import time from phidgeter.temperature import IRSensor if __name__ == "__main__": ir_temp = IRSensor() ir_temp.open_phidget() while(1): print ir_temp.get_temperature() time.sleep(0.10)
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