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Switch input mode with jumper

Switch input mode with jumper

(OP)
Could anyone suggest switch/input selector for mounting on PCB (through-hole)? Device have two inputs, Mic and Lin-in input. Capsule Micro Electret Mic Ø10mm in mounted on PCB, Mic is default input mode. When I need switch to Line-in input, I just put jumper. Or maybe some other small handy switch.

RE: Switch input mode with jumper

Only thousands of PC mount switches out there..
www.digikey.com and start searching for the exact size/rating/button type,etc.. that you need

RE: Switch input mode with jumper

An internal jumper?

Just use the 0.1-inch spacing header pins and the sort of block-jumper as so often seen in PCs.

RE: Switch input mode with jumper

Don't they make 1/8" plug sockets with switches, so that plugging in the line input could switch off the mic?

Mike Halloran
Pembroke Pines, FL, USA

RE: Switch input mode with jumper

(OP)
Yes, internal jumper, or DIP switch. DIP switch perhaps better, I need SPDT DIP Switch (ON-ON, without center position). Searched on Digikey, but still didn't find good accurate one. The line-in input is Terminal block, not 1/8" plug socket, and Mic is on board.

RE: Switch input mode with jumper

Accurate? Switch? What "accuracy" spec are you imposing on the switch?

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RE: Switch input mode with jumper

Hint: You get better suggestions, sooner, and waste less of our time and yours, when you bound the problem space as completely as possible with your initial question.

Mike Halloran
Pembroke Pines, FL, USA

RE: Switch input mode with jumper

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well, I mean internal switch on PCB (J4)

RE: Switch input mode with jumper

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Mainly, just low profile and reliable, low PCB space.

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