10K Digital Potentiometer


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The MCP4161 is a relatively easy to use digital potentiometer. This specific version is rated to 10K Ohms and resides in an easy to use 8-dip.


SKU: IC-002 Manufacturer: Microchip Technology Mfg Part Number: MCP4161-103E/P Categories: , Tags: ,


A digital potentiometer is a component that allows the resistance value to be adjusted electronically. It operates like a conventional potentiometer, but the resistance value is controlled by a digital signal instead of a physical knob. The MCP4161 uses SPI to communicate and is rated at 10K ohms. This digital pot is in an easy to use 8-dip, perfect for any breadboard or perfboard.


  • Voltage: 2.7 - 5.5V
  • Resistance: 10K Ohm
  • Package: 8-DIP (0.300", 7.62mm)
  • Interface: SPI

Package Contents

  • 1 x 10K Digital Potentiometer

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  Difficulty Level

Soldering Skill: N/A
Prototyping Skill: Beginner
Programming Skill: Beginner

  Product Certifications

  Product Attributes

Weight: 5 g

  Warranty Policy

This product has a 30 Day Warranty from the date of delivery. The item must not be modified, abused, incorrectly hooked up, or used for purposes outside the original scope of design.

  Return Policy

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