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Dance Pad Project

Postby rdtha » Sun Nov 11, 2012 2:36 pm

I am attempting to do a dance pad project and need some guidance.


Where would I go to find answers to the following questions:

How much force is needed to activate an average electrical circuit switch?

What is the maximum force that can activate an electrical circuit without breaking it?
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Re: Dance Pad Project

Postby wendellwiggins » Tue Nov 13, 2012 5:54 am

Hello rdtha,

Electrical switches are made in many, many different sizes, shapes, and requiring a wide range of activating forces. You can browse http://www.mouser.com/Electromechanical/Switches/_/N-5g2h/ to see some of the different types.

If you provide a description of how you wish to use the switch, maybe I could provide more help.

Good luck, WW
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