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Vu Light Gates

Vu+ Light Gate

Supplied in a pack of two, these light gates are designed to be triggered like a switch by passing an object between each gate making them ideal for timing experiments.

Note: Vu+ data logger required.


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Learn primary science through Data Logging activities with the Vu Primary Data Logger. Enjoy 3 FREE CPD courses that introduce the Vu Data Logger, Using Vu with our EasySense Software and a number short lessons providing ideas and activities you can quickly use in your own lesson plans.

Multiple Timing Experiments

Light Gates can be used for dynamics experiments that involve calculating time and speed.

A single Light gate can be used to measure time and speed at A or use a pair of Light gates to measure time and speed from point A to point B.

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Your Purchasing Options

For customers outside of the UK, please contact Data Harvest or an overseas distributor within your country.

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Order No. 2330PK
Downloads & Resources

All available downloadable product resources such as manuals, worksheets and firmware for the Vu Light Gates

Product Manuals

Download Vu Light Gates Manual | Version: 2


Infrared source Peak at 880 nm
Response time Less than 5 microseconds
Timing resolution 10 µs

What's in the box

2 x Vu+ Light Gates
2 x Sensor Leads