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AN ELECTRICALLY AND MECHANICALLY DETENTED POTENTIOMETER BASED SELECTOR MECHANISM

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000007308D
Original Publication Date: 1994-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Mar-13

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Clint Luckinbill

Abstract

Manufacturers of electrical products are pressed by their markets for ever lower cost while maintaining high reliability. Products employing rotary selection switches designed for many operations and A/D equipped microcontrollers can reduce cost with the mechanism disclosed in this article.