The Great Search – Rotary Encoder with Switch #TheGreatSearch #DigiKey @DigiKey @Adafruit
The Great Search (video) 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:
The Great Search – The Great Search – Rotary Encoder with Switch
When you want to go round and round, a mechanical rotary encoder is a great user interface element. Folks find them intuitive to use and they’re not too expensive either! For our new design, we need a mechanical rotary encoder with 24 pulses-per-rotation, detents, and a built in switch. Let’s take a look on Digi-Key to see what’s available!
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