Force-Sensing Linear Potentiometer: 4.0″×0.4″ Strip, Customizable Length

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Force-sensing linear potentiometers (FSLPs) from Interlink Electronics are passive components with resistances that depend on the magnitude and location of the force applied to the strip, making it easy to add novel touch interfaces or tactile sensors to your project. This 4″ (10 cm) strip can be cut to shorter, predefined lengths (1″, 2″, or 3″) to better suit your application. An external resistor (typically 4.7 kΩ to 10 kΩ) is required but not included.

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FSLP integration guide (513k pdf)
Detailed information about Interlink Electronic’s FSLP force-sensing linear potentiometers, including theory of operation, performance data, circuit diagrams, and usage tips.
FSLP 10cm customization guide (1MB pdf)
The base version of the 10 cm FSLP sensor ships in a non-functional state. Depending on the application, the base sensor can be customized to yield four different active length options as shown in this customization guide.

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