Micro rotary potentiometer has low profile for audio and lab equipment

A centre detent and a low profile mean that the Model PDB08 series of rotary potentiometer by Bourns is designed for applications that require a miniature, compact device for value adjustments.

The 8.0mm micro rotary potentiometer is designed for making value adjustments in a range of professional audio and lighting applications, low/medium risk medical, laboratory equipment and industrial automation and control applications.

The Model PDB08 has centre detent and dual cup options. The miniature potentiometer has no bushing, and its audio and linear tapers make the potentiometer more adaptable to multiple application environments, says Bourns. The Model PDB08 also features an insulated plastic shaft, have a 10,000 rotational cycle rating and a -10 to +60 degrees C operating temperature range.

The Model PDB08 micro potentiometer series is available now and is RoHS- compliant.

Bourns manufactures and supplies position and speed sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic components, microelectronic modules, panel controls and resistive products. The company is headquartered in Riverside, California, USA, and serves a broad range of markets, including automotive, industrial, consumer, communications, medical (low/medium risk) and audio segments.


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