Use the latch to turn any momentary input, like a button or a trigger Bit, into an on-off switch, like a toggle!

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The latch allows you to turn a momentary input, like a button or a pressure sensor, into an on-off switch, like a toggle.

Real World Applications:

  • Multiple light switches connected wirelessly
Users
Ages 8
Grades 3+
Sizes
Height 0.5"
Width 3.75"
Length 7.5"
Weight
0.01 kg / 0.02 lbs
Model No.
650-0078
UPC
859477003935

 

If you place a button in front of the latch, and a light after, pressing the button once will turn it ON and keep it ON. Pressing it again will turn it OFF. Try placing a sound trigger in front of the latch and a light after it, then, just snap your fingers!

 

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MEET THE BIT

The latch allows you to turn a momentary input, like a button or a pressure sensor, into an on-off switch, like a toggle.

Real World Applications:

  • Multiple light switches connected wirelessly

PRODUCT SPECS

Users
Ages 8
Grades 3+
Sizes
Height 0.5"
Width 3.75"
Length 7.5"
Weight
0.01 kg / 0.02 lbs
Model No.
650-0078
UPC
859477003935

 

HOW IT WORKS

If you place a button in front of the latch, and a light after, pressing the button once will turn it ON and keep it ON. Pressing it again will turn it OFF. Try placing a sound trigger in front of the latch and a light after it, then, just snap your fingers!

 

COMMUNITY INVENTIONS

GET INSPIRED

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KITS WITH THE BIT

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