Piezo Push Button Integration

Has anyone managed to connect a Piezo Button to an arduino to send simple momentary commands? If so, how?

I am using an APEM PBA series Piezo button. This is from the datasheet.
*Max. current/voltage rating with resistive load : *
*- Function A : standard 200 mA 24 VAC/DC - option 1 A 24 VAC/DC *
- Function B : standard 100 mA 24 VAC/DC

Will I be able to integrate this with an arduino? if so how?

Thanks in advance.

You did not specify the exact type of the button and did not provide a link to its data sheet.

Yes, these buttons should be usable just like mechanical buttons.

Sorry I just took an extract.
Here's a link to the product: Error Page
And the datasheet: Error Page

To be really specific it's the PBAT5AF2000. It has two red leads coming out of the potted base and I am struggling to understand how it should be connected. Obviously one is ground and the other is the signal but there's no way to tell them apart.
Also would I be reading them through an analog input?

Thanks for your reply. I appreciate the help.

That is not obvious at all.

Did you read the data sheet?

The wiring diagrams especially?

As I already stated

which don't have an obvious GND or signal.

Whandall, I should have said, I'm really new to this electronics world, my background is mechanical engineering but I'm trying to learn.


Could you please tell me what this symbol is, and if possible how to implement this on my board. (Arduino Uno)

Just use it as it were a mechanical switch.

The symbol tries to show an entity operating a switch, just like an electric relay.

The Piezo magic allows operation without power supply.

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