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Go Direct® Acceleration Sensor

Collect acceleration, rotation, and altitude data in the classroom or in the field. The Go Direct Acceleration Sensor connects via Bluetooth® wireless technology or via USB to your device.

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This 3-axis acceleration sensor has two acceleration ranges plus an altimeter and a 3-axis gyroscope. An additional channel measures the angle of the sensor’s long axis.

  • Measure helmet impacts in concussion-related investigations.
  • Slip it into your pocket and pirouette or ride a half-pipe.
  • Mount this accelerometer on your bicycle or affix it to your lab cart without any dragging cables.

Rechargeable Battery—Ready When You Are

The robust rechargeable battery offers long battery life and provides always-ready operation when using the sensor wirelessly. Monitor battery life directly from our free Graphical Analysis  app or LabQuest 3 App. Should the battery run low, simply connect the sensor to the charging cable and keep on collecting—no interruptions or inconvenience to you or your students.

Wired or Wireless—The Flexibility to Choose

Our Go Direct sensors connect directly to your mobile device, Chromebook, or computer using our free Graphical Analysis  app—no additional equipment or software purchases are necessary. Go Direct sensors can be used wired via USB or wirelessly via Bluetooth® wireless technology, allowing you to choose the solution best for your classroom or laboratory.

Range:Low acceleration: ±157 m/s2 (±16 g)
High acceleration: ±1,960 m/s2 (±200 g)
Gyros: ±2,000 °/s
Altimeter: –1,800 m to 10,000 m (-5,900 ft to 33,000 ft)
Angle: ±180°

Connections:Wireless: Bluetooth
Wired: USB

Go Direct Acceleration
Micro USB Cable
Shim plate for cart
U-bracket for cart
Cylinder mounting plate
Quick-start guide

Go Direct® Charge Station (GDX-CRG)

Go Direct® 300 mAh Replacement Battery (GDX-BAT-300)
Micro USB Cable (CB-USB-MICRO)

User Manual:
Warranty: 5-year limited warranty (1 year on battery)