Scroll wheels - rotary switches or rotary encoders?

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OP dincz Regular Member • Posts: 439
Re: Scroll wheels - rotary switches or rotary encoders?

KCK14 wrote:

The digitals that I serviced, all encoders for external wheels were simple finger contacts rubbing against a PC board with a circular pattern on it. Internally some encoders for diaphragm setting (i.e. Nikon) that required very quick response time and constant use were optical.

Thanks for your reply. What was your preferred way of cleaning/repairing faulty scroll wheels?

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