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Old 06-08-19, 12:27 PM
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Hi All, does anyone recognize this switch? Itís mounted on a PC board for a 3M TK 16 circuit tracer, it has 4 terminals and approximately 7/16Ē sq.
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Old 06-08-19, 01:02 PM
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That is called a tactile switch. I've replaced hundreds if not a thousand in car radios. There are many different sizes and different thicknesses. Get them from Mouser electronics. I have drawers of different sizes. Order one or two of several different switches. They're only pennies and Mouser has no minimum order.

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Old 06-08-19, 03:22 PM
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Thanks Pete, where is Radio Shack when I need it?
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Believe it or not, i still have a Radio Shack in my town. I have no idea how it stays open, though.
 
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In the Northern half of NJ there are two electronic retailers that carry them. Both are approx 1/2 hour from my house but worth the trip in a pinch. Look around and see if you have one near you.
 
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Old 06-10-19, 07:01 PM
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Got an assortment of 70 on Amazon for about $6.00
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Wow.... that's a good deal.
 
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