Laptops and equipment borrowing

Fraser Library equipment

19 March 2020: Equipment bookings and lending at the Fraser Library are suspended until the SFU Library re-opens.

Equipment collections at the Fraser Library (SFU Surrey) are divided into 3 groups:

W.A.C. Bennett Library equipment

20 March 2020: Equipment lending at the Bennett Library is suspended until the SFU Library re-opens.

The equipment collection at the W.A.C. Bennett Library (SFU Burnaby) is available to all students.

Belzberg Library equipment

19 March 2020: Equipment lending at the Belzberg Library is suspended until the SFU Library re-opens.

The equipment collection at the Belzberg Library (SFU Vancouver) is available to all students.

Sensor and servo motor
Main Image Title Description and notes Who may borrow Loan Period
Parallax Continuous motor
  • Continuous rotation motor
  • Power requirements: 4 to 6 VDC*
  • Communication: Pulse-width modulation
  • Dimensions: 2.2 x 0.8 x 1.6 in (55.8x 19 x 406 mm) 
3 week
Rotation sensor 3 week
SEEED LED panel

8x8 LED panel

3 week
Sharp GP2Y0A21YK

Infrared distance sensor

Specification sheet (PDF)

 

3 week
Slider sensor 3 week
Temperature sensor 3 week
Touch sensor 3 week
Triple Axis Accelerometer Adafruit ADXL335
  • On board 3.3V regulator
  • Comes with 3 analog outputs for X, Y and Z axis
3 week
Ultrasonic Distance sensor Devantech SRF050

Ultrasonic Distance sensor

  • Ranges from 1cm to 4m
  • Returns a positive TTL level signal, width proportional to range
  • 3-4cm Resolution
  • Dimensions: 43mm x 20mm x 17mm
3 week
Ultrasonic distance sensor Parallax PING
  • Provides precise, non-contact distance measurements within a 2 cm to 3 m range
  • Simple pulse in/pulse out communication
  • Burst indicator LED shows measurement in progress
  • 20 mA power consumption
  • Narrow acceptance angle
  • 3-pin header makes it easy to connect using a servo extension cable, no soldering required
3 week
Tablet and interactivity interface
Main Image Title Description and notes Who may borrow Loan Period
HTC Vive

 

  • Mount Type 
    • Head-mounted display
  • Manufacturer
    • HTC
  • Platforms
    • Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux

Head Set Specifications

  • Screen
    • Dual AMOLED 3.6’’ diagonal
  • Resolution
    • 1080 x 1200 pixels per eye (2160 x 1200 pixels combined)
  • Refresh Rate
    • 90 Hz
  • Field of View
    • 110 degrees
  • Sensors
    • SteamVR Tracking, G-sensor, gyroscope, proximity
  • Connections
    • HDMI, USB 2.0, stereo 3.5 mm headphone jack, Power, Bluetooth
  • Input
    • Integrated microphone

Controller specs

  • Sensors
    • SteamVR Tracking
  • Input
    • Multifunction trackpad, Grip buttons, dual-stage trigger, System button, Menu button
  • Battery Life
    • ~6 hours
  • Connections
    • Micro-USB charging port
IAT 445 3 Weeks
HTC Vive Cosmos

 

  • Mount Type 
    • Head-mounted display
  • Manufacturer
    • HTC
  • Platforms
    • Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux

Head Set Specifications

  • Screen
    • Dual AMOLED 3.4’’ diagonal
  • Resolution
    • 1440 x 1700 pixels per eye (2880 x 1700 pixels combined)
  • Refresh Rate
    • 90 Hz
  • Field of View
    • 110 degrees
  • Sensors
    • SteamVR Tracking, G-sensor, gyroscope, IPD sensor
  • Connections
    • HDMI, USB 2.0, stereo 3.5 mm headphone jack, Power, Bluetooth
  • Input
    • Integrated microphone, Headset button
  • Ergonomics:
    • Flip-up visor
    • Adjustable IPD
    • Adjustable Headstrap

Controller specs

  • Sensors
    • SteamVR Tracking, Gyro and G sensors, Hall sensor, Touch Sensors
  • Input
    • System button, 2 application buttons, Trigger, Bumper, Joystick, Grip Button
  • Battery Life
    • Uses AA batteries
IAT 445 3 Weeks
Isadora

ISADORA software license USB key

How to use ISADORA USB key

1 week
Logitech G25

Logitech G25 Steering Wheel

  • 900 Degree Rotation
  • Dual-Motor Force Feedback
  • Metal Gas and Brake Pedals
  • 6 Speed Stick Shift
4 hr
MaxMSP

MaxMSP software license USB key

1 week
Nexus 7 (2013)
  • Display 7” 1280x800 (216ppi) HD IPS
  • Dimensions 198.5 x 120 x 10.45 mm
  • Cameras 1.2MP front-facing camera
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, NFC (Android Beam)
  • 16GB  internal storage
  • 1 GB RAM
  • NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 quad-core processor
  • Android OS 5.x (Lollipop)
IAT 359 1 day
Nintendo 3DS/ 3DSXL
  • Nintendo 3DS/3DS XL console
  • Adapter
  • Stylus
  • Charging Dock
  • 2GB Toshiba SD CardD
IAT 312 1 day
Nintendo Wii
  • Nintendo Wii console
  • Silver console stand
  • Sensor bar
  • AC adapter
  • AV component cable
  • 4x Wii remote controllers
IAT 312 1 day
Oculus Quest
  • Mount Type 
    • Head-mounted display
  • Manufacturer
    • Oculus VR
  • Development Kit
    •  Supports all present SDKs
  • Platforms
    • Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux
  • Recommended PC Requirements
    •  GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 / AMD Radeon R9 480 or greater
    • USB Ports: 3 USB 3.0 + 1 USB 2.0
    • These recommendations are for making content for the Oculus Quest, to play games just a mobile device and the unit itself is enough.
  • Display panel: OLED
  • Display resolution: 1440 x 1600 per eye (Oculus Rift had 1080×1200 per eye)
  • 72Hz refresh rate
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor
  • 4GB RAM
  • Lithium-ion battery with 2-3 hours playtime, depending on what you are playing
  • 6 degrees of freedom head and hand tracking
  • Two touch controllers
  • Weight: 571g
IAT 445 3 Weeks
Oculus Rift CV1
  • Mount Type 
    • Head-mounted display
  • Manufacturer
    • Oculus VR
  • Development Kit
    •  Supports all present SDKs
  • Platforms
    • Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux
  • Recommended PC Requirements
    •  GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 / AMD Radeon R9 480 or greater
    • USB Ports: 3 USB 3.0 + 1 USB 2.0

 

IAT 445 3 Weeks
Oculus Rift S
  • Mount Type 
    • Head-mounted display
  • Manufacturer
    • Oculus VR
  • Development Kit
    •  Supports all present SDKs
  • Platforms
    • Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux
  • Recommended PC Requirements
    •  GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 / AMD Radeon R9 480 or greater
    • USB Ports: 3 USB 3.0 + 1 USB 2.0

 

IAT 445 3 Weeks
Playstation 3
  • Playstation 3 console
  • TTX controller
  • AV component cable
  • Power cable
IAT 312 1 day
Playstation 4
  • Playstation 4 console
  • Playstation 4 controller
  • HDMI cable
  • Power cable
IAT 312 1 day
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 (2011)
  • DISPLAY Size 800 x 1280 pixels, 10.1 inches (~149 ppi pixel density)
  • Internal 16 GB storage, 1 GB RAM
  • CAMERA Primary 3.15 MP, 2048x1536 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Secondary, 2 MP
  • FEATURES OS Android OS, v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • Chipset Nvidia Tegra 2 T20
  • CPU Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9
  • Android OS 4.x (Icecream Sandwich)
IAT 359 1 day
Wacom Intuos 3 1 week