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Whether you're building an arcade cabinet or a collision detection system, we've got all kinds of switches to help you get your next project underway.

Arcade Switches

That's right, bring back the arcade machines. Of course, arcade style buttons aren't just suited to arcade game machines, but any number of other projects.

$15.19 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-09181
It’s the end of the world, and you need a button to press. This is it. A 100mm diameter (outside diameter) dome illuminated..
$15.19 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$3.07 AUD, inc GST

Out of stock

  • SKU # COM-09340
This is a 35mm concave momentary push button similar to the ones you find on arcade games. Simple screw in design. Perfect fo..
$3.07 AUD, inc GST

Out of stock

$4.95 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA472
A button is a button, and a switch is a switch, but these translucent arcade buttons are in a class of their own. They're the..
$4.95 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th

DIP Switches

DIP switches are perfect for adjusting settings, or changing configuration options in your project as they're low-profile, and can be easily hidden.

$1.54 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # 003-DIP2
Standard mounting.
$1.54 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th
$1.54 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # 003-DIP4
Standard mounting.
$1.54 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th
$1.74 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # 003-DIP8
Standard mounting.
$1.74 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th

Joysticks

Bring some analogue goodness to your project, whilst we live in a digital age, many systems which rely on precise user input, still use joysticks.

$5.17 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-09426
This is a resistive analog joystick, very similar to those found on the PSP1000. These compact joysticks are different in tha..
$5.17 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$5.40 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-09032
This is a joystick very similar to the ‘analog’ joysticks on PS2 (PlayStation 2) controllers. Directional movements are s..
$5.40 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$30.38 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-09136
This is a heavy-duty joystick very similar to the ones in claw arcade games. Directional movements are momentary limit switch..
$30.38 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th

Key Switches

Create your own movie-style panel with synchronised keys required to disarm the bomb. Key switches are a great way to add additional flair to your project

$13.46 AUD, inc GST

Out of stock

  • SKU # 003-KEYSWITCH02
Attractive Professional Looking Key Switch, Ideal for Alarm Boxes or Control Access Systems.
$13.46 AUD, inc GST

Out of stock

Keypads

Remember phones with physical buttons? Yeah ok, maybe they're not that cool anymore, but plenty of systems still require a physical keypad.

$6.95 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA419
Punch in your secret key into this numeric matrix keypad. This keypad has 12 buttons, arranged in a telephone-line 3x4 grid. ..
$6.95 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 1st
$5.00 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA1332
Punch in your secret key into this numeric membrane keypad. This keypad has 4 buttons, and since every key has its own wire l..
$5.00 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 1st
$5.00 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA1333
This membrane keypad has a single key, but it does have an embedded surface-mount red LED installed. The flex cable is also e..
$5.00 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 1st

Microswitches

Teensy, tiny switches known as microswitches allow for highly sensitive detection such as object collision and are great for all kinds of robotics.

$1.26 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # POLOLU-1404
This single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) momentary switch can be used as a general-purpose micro switch or tactile bump sensor f..
$1.26 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th
$1.28 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # POLOLU-1403
This single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) momentary switch can be used as a general-purpose micro switch, but the long lever arm ..
$1.28 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 2nd
$1.11 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # POLOLU-1402
This single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) momentary switch can be used as a general-purpose micro switch or tactile bump sensor f..
$1.11 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th

Pushbutton Switches

When you say 'switch' most people think of a standard pushbutton and for good reason. They're incredibly versatile and are used in all kinds of projects.

$3.50 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA1479
A switch is a switch, and an LED is an LED, but this LED illuminated button is a lovely combination of both! It's a medium si..
$3.50 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 1st
$7.96 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA559
These chrome-plated metal buttons are rugged and waterproof and look real good while doing it! Simply drill a 16mm hole into ..
$7.96 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 1st
$1.25 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # 003-PRRED
Great for mounting in project boxes
$1.25 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th

Rocker Switches

Rocker switches are commonly used for power switches as they're intuitively designed for on/off usage. Or, even fancier, get an embedded indicator LED too!

$0.68 AUD, inc GST
This little round on/off toggle switch is rated up to 10A at 125VAC and can be panel mounted in a 20mm diameter hole. It’ll..
$0.68 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$2.40 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-11155
These panel-mounting rocker switches have built-in indicator lights to let you know when your switch is engaged. They mount i..
$2.40 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$1.11 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # POLOLU-1406
This single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) rocker switch makes a great on/off power switch. It is rated for 10 A at 125 VAC and 6 A at 250 VAC.
$1.11 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 2nd

Rotary Switches

What about when 1 switch position just isn't enough? What if you need a switch with 10 different settings on it? Never fear, rotary switches are here.

$3.32 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # BOB-13098
This is the SparkFun Rotary Switch Breakout, a very simple board designed to easily provide you access to each pin on our 10-..
$3.32 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$3.32 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-13253
This is a single pole, 10 position rotary switch able to select up to 10 different states in a durable package. Unlike our ot..
$3.32 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$3.50 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA2925
When you need a lot of options, you need a Mini 8-Way Rotary Selector Switch. This is basically a single-pole to 8-throw swit..
$3.50 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 1st

Slide Switches

Perhaps slide switches remind you of your favourite hand-held gaming console or a small power switch? Either way, they're compact and super useful.

$1.95 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # ADA805
These nice switches are perfect for use with breadboard and perfboard projects. They have 0.1" spacing and snap in nicely int..
$1.95 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 1st
$1.06 AUD, inc GST
This is a simple SPDT slide switch - great for use as an ON/OFF button, or just as a general control switch. The pins are spa..
$1.06 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$1.35 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-00102
Simple SPDT slide switch. Rated at 30V/200mA. The pins have .1" spacing - fits great into a breadboard! Use it as a power swi..
$1.35 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th

Tactile Switches

These are the switches you're looking for. These switches were made for breadboards, PCBs, and anything else that requires a precise, small signal input.

$4.50 AUD, inc GST
Little clicky switches are standard input "buttons" on electronic projects. These work best in a PCB but can be used on a sol..
$4.50 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
Jun 1st
$7.54 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-10302
These tactile buttons are great for all sorts of projects. This assortment comes with 2 of each of 6 different colors for a t..
$7.54 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$0.40 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # 001-B3F-4055
Quality Omron tactile switch
$0.40 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th

Toggle Switches

Whether it's a simple on/off button or a launch button for your satellite, toggle switches have a nice 'click' to them which makes them highly satisfying.

$2.99 AUD, inc GST
This is a heavy duty SPST toggle switch - your basic on/off toggle. Rated for 2A at 250V or 4A at 125V. Includes a face plate..
$2.99 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 26th
$4.77 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-11310
This simple on-off switch is rated for 20A at 12V but who cares about all that, it looks way awesome. These toggle switches c..
$4.77 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$2.99 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-09278
It’s not what project you have in mind that may use a rocket launch switch… The question is what project will you come up..
$2.99 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th

Other

And for all those switches which are they're own little niche, we've got them here, be it a sewing footswitch, or elastomer button grids.

$1.33 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-11477
This inline switch is great when you just want a simple on/off toggle switch that’s already enclosed. Inside is a simple ro..
$1.33 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$9.89 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-11192
Put the pedal to the metal with this metal foot switch. This is the same kind of foot pedal you might find switching the powe..
$9.89 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th
$4.23 AUD, inc GST
  • SKU # COM-07836
This is a translucent silicon rubber button pad with 4 buttons orignally inspired by the folks at monome.org. Each button has..
$4.23 AUD, inc GST
delivered by
May 30th