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Switch collection Philips standard

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Manufacturer Philips
Series (all)
Behaviour Tactile
Signalling type Metal contact
Switch mount Plate
Keycap mount Square slot
Constituent parts 7
In production No
Work done Yes
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Source Consignment Quantity Line Notes
CJE Micro's Consignment the 58th 2 (used) BBC Micro Keyboard Key Switch (S/H)


Acquired 2
Given away 0
Sold 0
Remaining 2


Formerly known as "BBC Micro Type 3" and "PED", this has finally been identified as a Philips switch, via patents filed by Philips.

The switch is officially tactile (based on the patents) although it is not tactile in the conventional sense.