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Nuts & Volts Magazine (July 2005)

Getting Hot, Hot, Hot

By Jon Williams    View In Digital Edition  

Like the BASIC Stamp, the Maxim/Dallas DS1620 has been around a long time and has been a big part of my temperature-based projects. Yet in all this time, I had never explored the high-resolution use of the DS1620. “High resolution?” you ask. Yeah. With just a little bit of extra work, we can get temperature resolution to 0.05 degrees Celsius (0.09 degrees Fahrenheit) from our old stand-by. How is this possible?


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Stamp Applications 2005-07 (3 versions of the DS1620 Stamp programs)