The slide switch is a small and convenient way to turn your creations on and off. It uses a sturdy plastic lever to switch back and forth. Try it with any of your favorite Bits, like the DC motor or bright LED!

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The slide switch is a small and convenient way to turn parts of your circuit on and off. Unlike a button, which is only "on" when you press it, this Bit uses uses a sturdy plastic lever that stays in place after you slide. With the slide switch "off" stays "off" "stays "on".

Users
Ages 14+
Grades 9+
Sizes
Height 0.5"
Width 3.75"
Length 7.5"
Weight
0.01 kg/ 0.02 lbs
Model No.
650-0001
UPC
859477003768

 

When the slide switch is off, it sends a 0 volt signal and will not pass through any Bits past the switch. When the slide switch is on, it sends a 5 volt signal to the following Bits in the circuit.

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MEET THE BIT

The slide switch is a small and convenient way to turn parts of your circuit on and off. Unlike a button, which is only "on" when you press it, this Bit uses uses a sturdy plastic lever that stays in place after you slide. With the slide switch "off" stays "off" "stays "on".

PRODUCT SPECS

Users
Ages 14+
Grades 9+
Sizes
Height 0.5"
Width 3.75"
Length 7.5"
Weight
0.01 kg/ 0.02 lbs
Model No.
650-0001
UPC
859477003768

 

HOW IT WORKS

When the slide switch is off, it sends a 0 volt signal and will not pass through any Bits past the switch. When the slide switch is on, it sends a 5 volt signal to the following Bits in the circuit.

COMMUNITY INVENTIONS

GET INSPIRED

Find more than a thousand invention ideas and then share what you invent on littleBits Classroom. Here are just a few:

KITS WITH THE BIT

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