The Great Search: Right Angle Tactile Switches #TheGreatSearch #DigiKey @DigiKey @Adafruit
The Great Search is a new series of videos focused on searching the Digi-Key catalog to narrow down to the parts you want to buy. This week (video):
Tactile switches go into all our designs. From the mini, to 6x6mm, we like them for all sorts of uses. This week, we’re going to look at right angle tactile switches, including the type we put on the MagTag board for reset+DFU. These switches are easy to pick and place and have a nice clicky feel.
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