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Tilt ball switch

SKU: ADA173

$3.95 AUD, inc GST
$3.59 AUD, exc GST

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Tilt ball switch
3.95 AUD

SKU: ADA173

$3.95 AUD, inc GST
$3.59 AUD, exc GST
In stock, with a short lead time. 118 units dispatch in 4 to 7 days (in addition to the shipping method you choose). Our timing and stock is accurate. Delivery to you by Fri, 25th of Aug with Express Post within Australia.
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The "poor man's" accelerometer! Tilt sensors are switches that can detect basic motion/orientation. The metal tube has a little metal ball that rolls around in it, when its tilted upright, the ball rolls onto the contacts sticking out of end and shorts them together.

Be sure to read Adafruit's detailed tutorial including diagrams and example code.

Technical Details

Dimensions:

  • Diameter: 4mm/0.16in
  • Height: 11.62mm/0.46in
  • Weight: 0.61g/0.02oz
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Product Comments

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (4-6 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.32 for Express Post (1-2 days, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

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Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
Adamstown
NSW, 2289
Australia

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