Gadgeteer Capacitive Touch C8 Module
Gadgeteer TCHC8-GM-463 Capacitive Touch Module: Control your project with your fingertips
Even covered by a touch circuit (screen-printed polyester film with conductive ink or PCB), the Gadgeteer TCHC8-GM-463 Capacitive Touch controller remains extremely sensitive to the slightest contact. It has an 8-pad wheel and 3 lateral buttons arranged vertically, as well as a proximity sensor that enables it to detect your finger even as it approaches one of the controls, so as to anticipate your wishes!
Application ideas for the Gadgeteer Capacitive Touch C8 Module
A capacitive touch module reacts to finger contact by emitting a tiny electric current. This is increasingly used in security devices (electronic locks), as well as more widely in medical and agri-food equipment, machine tools, etc. In your Gadgeteer project, it lets you create a tactile and visual command environment suited to your invention.
Technical specifications of the TCHC8-GM-463 Module by GHI Electronics
- 3 buttons
- 1 circular wheel with 8 pads
- 1 proximity sensor
- Gadgeteer cable supplied
- I socket
- Dimensions : 92 x 62 x 7,2 mm
- Weight: 23 g
- Consumption @ 3.3 V: 25 mA
- Consumption @ 5 V: 0 mA
- Complies with the RoHS standard
Resources for the Gadgeteer Capacitive Touch C8 Module
The following resources contain links and documents that will help you get started more rapidly.