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Eight Bit Gray Code
This is a code that was developed for optical encoders. The number of bits determines how many discrete counts or the resolution of the signal over a certain rotation angle. An 8 bit absolute encoder for J.R. Merritt Controls joysticks delivers 255 discrete counts in 120?.