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Johannesburg


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Our company develops and manufactures laser rangefinders for use on UAS, like AGL, precision hovering, anti-collision and landing assist and more.


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Nadia Nilsen posted a blog post
LightWare is delighted to launch our new long range microLiDAR™. The SF30/D is ideal for altitude management above 400 feet. Each SF30/D is range tested in the bright African sun to ensure super performance in the hands of our customers.The SF30/D l…
Mar 12
Nadia Nilsen commented on Nadia Nilsen's blog post What would you do with a lidar that can run off a watch battery?
"@ d j, At $30 they won't work outside in the sunshine and only over short ranges. LightWare offers you 50m outside in bright sunlight. Try it."
Aug 11, 2019
Nadia Nilsen posted a blog post
LightWare has great pleasure in launching the SF23/B. This first of its kind lidar can run from voltages as low as 3.2 V and has an average current consumption of less than 2 mA when taking one reading per second.LightWare believes this product offe…
Aug 5, 2019
Nadia Nilsen commented on Nadia Nilsen's blog post Obstacle Avoidance for 3DR Solo using LightWare LW20
"Thank you Stephan."
Jan 9, 2018
Nadia Nilsen commented on Nadia Nilsen's blog post Obstacle Avoidance for 3DR Solo using LightWare LW20
"@Robert, yes, we remember your project well. The video is linked to our Youtube channel under Customer Applications.
They tested it in all flight modes except LAND or RTL."
Jan 8, 2018
Nadia Nilsen posted a blog post
Our friend Stephan Schindewolf, in collaboration with Thomas Stone and I.R. Lock, developed an affordable, front facing collision detection solution for the 3DR Solo, using a LightWare LW20 (or SF20) and a servo.The LW20 comes standard with a built-…
Jan 8, 2018
Nadia Nilsen commented on Nadia Nilsen's blog post LightWare launches the LW20 LiDAR
"Hi Valdur, 
The SF11/C offers the best accuracy of those three products.
The SF20 offers the best immunity to background noise.
I hope this answers your question.
Regards,
Nadia"
Feb 7, 2017
Nadia Nilsen posted a blog post
The SF20 is now available on our website and open for orders. This is an OEM version of the LW20 for easy integration into manufacturers' own frames or enclosures. Please visit our website for full specifications: LightWare - SF20
Feb 7, 2017
Nadia Nilsen commented on Nadia Nilsen's blog post LightWare launches the LW20 LiDAR
"Hi Gary,
We're working as quickly as we can to launch the SF20 on our web store as well. In the mean time you can place an order directly with me: nadianilsen@lightware.co.za
For our first full production run we unfortunately need 8 weeks. We have t…"
Feb 5, 2017
Nadia Nilsen commented on Nadia Nilsen's blog post LightWare launches the LW20 LiDAR
"@Dorjano, the measurement is given in cm, so you will see 49.90, 49.91, 49.92 etc.
The accuracy of this cm resolution reading is dependent on range to target, the reflectivity of the target and environmental conditions, such as sunlight. So when you…"
Jan 25, 2017
Nadia Nilsen commented on Nadia Nilsen's blog post LightWare launches the LW20 LiDAR
"Absolutely! The SF20 will launch within the next 2 weeks."
Jan 25, 2017
Nadia Nilsen posted a blog post
LightWare is proud to present the LW20, the smallest and lightest commercially available LiDAR in the world.Please visit our website for full specifications: LightWare - LW20
Jan 25, 2017
Nadia Nilsen commented on Cala's blog post SF 11 Laser altimeter, an useful tool for agriculture purpose
"Thank you Cala. Impressive low flight.

@Robert, let us know if you need any assistance."
Jul 18, 2016
Nadia Nilsen commented on Jani Hirvinen's blog post New ArduPilot.org Discussion Forums Online
"Well done guys!!!"
Mar 30, 2016
Nadia Nilsen replied to Felix Meissner's discussion LidarLite working correctly? - SOLVED
"I was hoping some of you might have more information about what is happening with the Lidar-Lite products?
LIDAR-Lite v2 has been marked EOL.
They were bought by Garmin recently: Garmin® Completes Acquisition of PulsedLight®
Is there any information…"
Jan 25, 2016
Nadia Nilsen posted a discussion
Good morning DIY community,I was hoping some of you might have more information about what is happening with the Lidar-Lite products?LIDAR-Lite v2 has been marked EOL.They were bought by Garmin recently: Garmin® Completes Acquisition of PulsedLight®…
Jan 24, 2016
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