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How to Hook Up > A Simple Slide Switch

A slide switch can be used to toggle power on and off. This post will detail how to use a slide switch with a 9V battery and your Arduino.

Parts

Steps

The picture below shows where to connect each pin.

Note: If you have a DPDT slide switch (6 pins), you can use it as a simple switch like the one shown below by just choosing one side to work with.

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