What is a Photointerrupter?
Interrupters are offered in a variety of types and shapes, depending on the application.
Here we will introduce a few examples.
[Insertion] and [Surface Mount] types
Surface Mount Type
Supports reflow mounting
[Case] and [Molded] types
Types that can be fixed using a screw
Fastening the screws after mounting the sub-board allow
the device to be placed in any position.
With positioning pins
Types that fix the interrupter position using boss pins
Positioning pins increase mounting position accuracy
The position can be fixed with a pin
Can be used even in places without an electrical circuit by using a connector.
No soldering required.
Using a connector makes it possible to mount in locations where it is difficult to lay out circuit patterns.