You know what a button is! It’s a classic: big, round, and springy. Push to turn your creation on, and release to turn it off. Snap a buzzer in place after your button to sound out signals in morse code!

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  • Meet the Bit
  • Product Specs
  • How it Works
  • Community Inventions
  • Expand with JAM
  • Kits with this Bit

When pushed, the button Bit will bring your creation to life. Press it to turn something on and release it to turn it off.

Real World Applications:

  • Video Game Controller
  • Elevator Buttons
Users
Ages 8
Grades 3+
Sizes
Height .5
Width 5.0
Length 8.0
Weight
0.04 kg / 0.08 lbs
Model No.
650-0003
UPC
859477003829

 

 

 

 

The button Bit is like a door. When you press it, the door opens, sending a 5 volt (ON) signal to the following Bits in the circuit. The button is a momentary switch, you must continue to press it for the signal to flow. When you release the button, the door closes, sending a 0 volt (OFF) signal to the following Bits in the circuit.

GET INSPIRED

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

Mores Code Trainer

Tilt Swithc from a Button

Mother's Day Wheel o' Fun

JAM is a safe online community for kids to
discover new passions, level up their skills,
and meet fearless geeks just like them.

DO MORE WITH YOUR BITS

Tap into the littleBits course on JAM to pair your kits with fun, instructional videos. JAM projects empower kids to understand how circuits and sensors work and to invent amazing things with them.

 

 

GO BEYOND THE BITS

Host a workshop using JAM courses to introduce other STEAM topics to your students.

GIVE STUDENTS GOOD SCREEN TIME

Use JAM to reward students for completing work early, or engage students who aren’t catching on with a standard approach.

CONNECT TO A WHOLE WIDE WORLD

JAM lets kids discover videos made by inspiring mentors and also projects uploaded by other kids around the world.

littleBits kits that include this bit:

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MEET THE BIT

When pushed, the button Bit will bring your creation to life. Press it to turn something on and release it to turn it off.

Real World Applications:

  • Video Game Controller
  • Elevator Buttons

PRODUCT SPECS

Users
Ages 8
Grades 3+
Sizes
Height .5
Width 5.0
Length 8.0
Weight
0.04 kg / 0.08 lbs
Model No.
650-0003
UPC
859477003829

 

 

 

 

HOW IT WORKS

The button Bit is like a door. When you press it, the door opens, sending a 5 volt (ON) signal to the following Bits in the circuit. The button is a momentary switch, you must continue to press it for the signal to flow. When you release the button, the door closes, sending a 0 volt (OFF) 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:

Mores Code Trainer

Tilt Swithc from a Button

Mother's Day Wheel o' Fun

EXPAND WITH JAM

JAM is a safe online community for kids to
discover new passions, level up their skills,
and meet fearless geeks just like them.

DO MORE WITH YOUR BITS

Tap into the littleBits course on JAM to pair your kits with fun, instructional videos. JAM projects empower kids to understand how circuits and sensors work and to invent amazing things with them.

 

 

GO BEYOND THE BITS

Host a workshop using JAM courses to introduce other STEAM topics to your students.

GIVE STUDENTS GOOD SCREEN TIME

Use JAM to reward students for completing work early, or engage students who aren’t catching on with a standard approach.

CONNECT TO A WHOLE WIDE WORLD

JAM lets kids discover videos made by inspiring mentors and also projects uploaded by other kids around the world.

KITS WITH THE BIT

littleBits kits that include this bit:

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