Compared with standard switches, these Kailh speed switches have shorter actuation and travel distances with 3.5 millimeters of total travel with 1.1 – 1.4 millimeters of pre-travel.
The switches come in 4 colors with varying switch type, operating forces, and actuation/travel distances.
The 4 new Kailh Speed Switch colors are:
- Plate Mounted
- Compatible with through-hole and SMD LEDs
- 3.5 mm travel
- 70 million lifetime click rating
- Refer to the chart below for a breakdown of each switch’s attributes.
Pretravel = distance from beginning of key press to actuation point.
Pressure point = Tactile Bump