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Metal detector based on RP2040 download for Windows

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This is the Windows app named Metal detector based on RP2040 whose latest release can be downloaded as xaj_v2_03042021.rar. It can be run online in the free hosting provider OnWorks for workstations.

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Metal detector based on RP2040


Based on Raspberry Pi Pico board, this metal detector is included in pulse induction metal detectors category, with well known advantages and disadvantages. RPi Pico generate 3,3v amplitude pulses at one of GPIO pins. This pulses are amplified and applied to a MOSFET device that had the searching coil in series with drain. The pulse will produce a magnetic field generated by the searching coil, and becose of eddy currents, the target will produce a very low corresponding voltage at the coil terminals. The mode this signal decay depends of target characteristics ( form, type, material ) and the distance. This is the signal we need to analyze, so it is supressed by two antiparallel diodes and passed to an operational amplifier . After amplification, the analog signal is read by one of analog input of Raspberry Pi Pico board and is analized by the software. This poccess is repeatedly for many times per second.


  • Simple hardware
  • Simple tuning
  • Good sensitivity vs simplicity
  • Very good operating stability
  • Attention!!! It is possible that the metal detectors to be subject to the legal provisions in your country !!!

This is an application that can also be fetched from https://sourceforge.net/projects/metal-detector-based-on-rp2040/. It has been hosted in OnWorks in order to be run online in an easiest way from one of our free Operative Systems.