The inverter is an example of a logic Bit. It sends out the opposite of whatever it receives: send it an on signal, and the inverter changes it to an off signal, or vice versa. Would you like a button that turns things off instead of on? Try the inverter.

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The inverter (or NOT) Bit is a simple logic Bit with one input and one output. It sends out the opposite of whatever it receives: send it an ON signal, and the inverter changes it to an OFF signal, or vice versa.

Users
Ages 8+
Grades 3+
Sizes
Height 0.75"
Width 5.0"
Length 8.0"
Weight
0.0072 kg/ 0.016 lbs
Model No.
650-0080
UPC
859477003515

Anytime the inverter Bit receives a signal lower than 2.5 volts, the inverter sends an ON signal of 5 volts from the output. If the inverter receives a signal greater than 2.5 volts, the inverter sends an OFF signal of 0 volts from its output.

 

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MEET THE BIT

The inverter (or NOT) Bit is a simple logic Bit with one input and one output. It sends out the opposite of whatever it receives: send it an ON signal, and the inverter changes it to an OFF signal, or vice versa.

PRODUCT SPECS

Users
Ages 8+
Grades 3+
Sizes
Height 0.75"
Width 5.0"
Length 8.0"
Weight
0.0072 kg/ 0.016 lbs
Model No.
650-0080
UPC
859477003515

HOW IT WORKS

Anytime the inverter Bit receives a signal lower than 2.5 volts, the inverter sends an ON signal of 5 volts from the output. If the inverter receives a signal greater than 2.5 volts, the inverter sends an OFF signal of 0 volts from its output.

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:

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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

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