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USB Cable with Switch

SKU: ADA1620

$5.60 AUD, inc GST
$5.09 AUD, exc GST

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USB Cable with Switch
5.6 AUD

SKU: ADA1620

$5.60 AUD, inc GST
$5.09 AUD, exc GST
3 reviews 0 5 5

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Add a power switch to any USB-powered project simply by plugging this between the USB power port and the USB cable. This is the most useful thing you never knew you needed! You'll want to pick up a bunch for your electronic projects.

Comes with a USB A socket on one end and a USB A plug on the other. In between is an in-line switch that is rated for 2 Amps. The data lines are not connected through - this is a ground/5V power switch only! The switch is on the positive 5V line. A great match for Adafruit's USB wall adapters or battery packs. If you have a device that uses the data lines to set the charge rate, this switch may not work, Adafruit use it for adding a 'hard power switch' to a Raspberry Pi.

USB Cable with Switch (0:22)

Technical Details

  • Switch Box Dimensions: 60 x 26 x 14mm (2 x 1 x 0.5")
  • Length: 22cm (8.5")

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Customer Reviews

  1. Review by Robin verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    Multi-purpose, switching of USB powered light strings, RPi/Arduino/etc projects. I think I need a few more of these... (Posted on 22/12/2017)

  2. Review by Gary verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    Solid build, good quality (Posted on 7/08/2017)

  3. Review by Stefan verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    Item was delivered in a reasonable time and functioned exactly as specified. (Posted on 31/07/2017)

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