Configurable Input Device
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Configurable Input Device

SCHURTER introduces its new generation of human-machine interfaces with the CDS1, a switch sized input system using capacitive touch technology. The intuitive operation with the touch of a finger, swipe or rotation on the touchscreen that conveniently resembles that of a smartphone.

Schurter CDS1 with coffee

Plug-and-Play can’t be easier. Unpack, connect and immediately begin using the machine simulator (Windows) provided. Fully configurable, the user decides on the imagery to be used for selection. The selection is then activated with just a swipe of the bright round OLED display. Tap the home LED to return to the home screen. Change up the image or add features like subtle fade-in and fade-out. The same flexibility applies to the glass screen, e.g. any symbols on the softkeys are possible. All images, graphics and animations can be loaded to its 4 MB internal mass storage via Micro USB 2.0 interface. Standard machine control communication interfaces I2C, SPI or RS232 are available.

Schurter CDS1 Back

Rear View

The CDS1 is mounted on the front panel from the rear using a special mounting ring and screws. It has a seal protection rating of IP67 when used with the O-ring, IP40 without. An added aluminum decorative ring accentuates the design. Supply voltage is 3.3 VDC. Display is 16 bit color OLED, 128 x 128 pixel. Touch screen is full size PCAP. Operating temperature is -20°C to +60°C. Applications include high end industrial appliances, professional audio, commercial food service appliances, sophisticated home appliances, equipment and appliances such as vending, service kiosks used in specialty public venues, specialty lab equipment.

  • Diameter: 54 mm
  • Mounting depth: 30.4 mm
  • Housing material: plastic
  • Supply voltage: 3.3 VDC
  • Display: OLED, 128 x 128 pixel, color depth 16 Bit
  • Full-size PCAP touch screen
  • 4 MB integrated memory for pictures (*.png format) or animated gif videos
  • IP protection: IP67 when mounted with O-ring, IP40 otherwise
  • Operating temperature: -20 °C to +60 °C
  • No operating system necessary for the operation of the CDS1
  • The machine simulator runs on MS Windows7 and higher

Schurter CDS1 Mechanical

Schurter CDS1 Design Kit
Development Kit


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