5-Position Switch

  • 27801: 5-Position Contact Switch
$9.99
In Stock: 244
Product ID 27801
1-45+
$9.99$8.99

Overview

Perfect for video game & robot controllers, the 5-Position Switch is a normally open contact switch. It has a nice snappy feel and returns to the center position immediately when released.  

Key Features:

  • Two 4-pin SIP headers are perfect for bread-board friendly projects  
  • No external circuitry required for easy interfacing  
  • Simple communication with any microcontroller  
  • Multi-position selection (i.e. pressed+right, left+down or pressed+right+down)  

Application Ideas:

  • Video game input
  • Robot control
  • Menu selection for emdedded projects

Details

  • 10 kΩ pull-up resistor included on each positional pin
  • Power requirements: Supply voltage = output signal voltage. Set supply voltage for compatibility with your microcontroller's inputs
  • Communication: Single bit high/low output for each position
  • Dimensions: 0.70 x 0.95 x 0.78 in (1.78 x 2.41 x 1.98 cm)
  • Operating temp range: 32 to158°F (0 to 70°C)

Downloads & Documentation

Download Details More Info
5-Position Switch Product Guide - 86.56 KB | updated: 26 Sep 2012 - 11:16 am
5-Position Switch BOM - 14.33 KB | updated: 20 Sep 2012 - 4:40 pm
5-Position Switch Propeller Code - 7.43 KB | updated: 26 Sep 2012 - 11:17 am
5-Position Switch Hardware Files - 42.72 KB | updated: 26 Sep 2012 - 11:14 am
5-Position Switch BS2 Code - 1.05 KB | updated: 26 Sep 2012 - 11:18 am

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