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    Tilt ball switch

    SKU: ADA173

    $3.95 AUD, inc GST

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    Tilt ball switch
    3.95 AUD

    SKU: ADA173

    $3.95 AUD, inc GST
    7 units ship in 4 to 7 days (delivered by Fri, 3rd of Mar)
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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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