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Thumbwheel Switch: Binary-coded Hexadecimal

FAQ No. FAQ02201

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Question

What is binary-coded hexadecimal?

Answer

Binary-coded hexadecimal uses binary to express each digit of a hexadecimal number. The following characters are used: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, A, B, C, D, E, F.

Examples:

HexadecimalBinary-coded hexadecimal
1248
00000
11000
20100
31100
40010
51010
60110
71110
80001
91001
A0101
B1101
C0011
D1011
E0111
F1111
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0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
A
B
C
D
E
F