Long Life Square Pushbutton: Metal Die Cast Housing, Illuminated

December 19th , 2011 → 4:02 pm @

Long Life Square Pushbutton: Metal Die Cast Housing, Illuminated

This switch is encased in a metal die-cast housing for industrial strength durability.  It offers multiple color options in a stylish design.  This illuminated pushbutton switch features a threaded panel mount and is sealed to IP65 ratings.  It also has a long life expectancy with 500,000 operating life cycles.  This switch is a great product […]

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New IP54 Pushbutton Switch Offers a Heavy-Duty Industrial Design and Safety Protection

October 23rd , 2011 → 6:03 pm @

New IP54 Pushbutton Switch Offers a Heavy-Duty Industrial Design and Safety Protection

This heavy-duty switch offers an industrial design and a PVC cap for dust and water protection, equivalent to an IP54 rating.  This series of pushbutton switch has an electromagnet inside the switch that provides automatic safety protection against power outages and restarts.  It is rated at 2HP and 16A, and is UL listed.  Specifications include: […]

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NEW Switch with Built-In Undervoltage Release Protects Operator Safety

September 25th , 2011 → 2:33 pm @

NEW Switch with Built-In Undervoltage Release Protects Operator Safety

This switch prevents uncontrolled restarts of an appliance by monitoring and tripping under conditions such as extreme voltage drop, or when the supply voltage is interrupted.  The switch with pushbutton or rocker actuation is a circuit breaker with undervoltage protection, and without overload protection.  The undervoltage trip release action and manual restart feature protect against […]

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Pushbutton Switch Has a Momentary Function

July 25th , 2011 → 9:43 am @

Pushbutton Switch Has a Momentary Function

This is an illuminated round pushbutton switch that is encased in a metal die-cast housing.  This pushbutton switch series is for those seeking rounder edges and industrial strength durability without sacrificing style.  Multiple color options are available.  This series of illuminated pushbutton switch features a threaded panel mount and is sealed to IP65 standards.  It […]

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NEW IP65 Lighted Pushbutton Switch has a Momentary Function

May 23rd , 2011 → 9:33 am @

NEW IP65 Lighted Pushbutton Switch has a Momentary Function

Illuminated pushbutton switch offered in a sleek, round design; you can get it in a threaded or snap-in panel mount version.  There are 5 LED color options for the illumination, or you can get it without illumination.  Sealed with an IP65 rating, this switch is great for audio/visual, telecommunications, appliance, instrumentation and consumer electronics markets […]

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New Super Long Life Pushbutton Switch has a 50,000,000 Life Cycle Expectancy

April 18th , 2011 → 12:11 pm @

New Super Long Life Pushbutton Switch has a 50,000,000 Life Cycle Expectancy

Its long life of 50,000,000 cycles is realized by the help of magnets.  There are two cap sizes – 12.2 mm and 14.6 mm square, and there are quite a few illuminations options available.  You can choose the cap color, LED color options, and/or a diffuser color.  Specifications include: Life Expectancy: 50,000,000 cycles, Contact Rating: […]

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New Super Tough ARMORED-UP for the Roughest Conditions

April 18th , 2011 → 12:11 pm @

New Super Tough ARMORED-UP for the Roughest Conditions

IP66/68 ingress rated (with pressure range exceeding 15 PSI internal and 1,500 PSI external) is only part of the story.  The fact that the boot’s exterior is constructed of no. 300 stainless steel providing an armor plate thick enough to resist high-pressure wash downs and high temperatures utilized in food, beverage, dairy, pharmaceutical, petrochemical processing industries, and […]

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New Switch with Built-in Undervoltage Release Protects Operator Safety

February 15th , 2011 → 9:05 am @

New Switch with Built-in Undervoltage Release Protects Operator Safety

Undervoltage Protection Product We are pleased to announce a new 2-pole appliance switch with built-in undervoltage trip release.  The new series prevents uncontrolled restarts of an appliance by monitoring and tripping under conditions such as extreme voltage drop, or when the supply voltage is interrupted.  Even when the supply voltage returns in full, the machine or […]

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New Illuminated Pushbutton Switch Has a Momentary Function

December 25th , 2010 → 3:44 pm @

New Illuminated Pushbutton Switch Has a Momentary Function

This series is an illuminated, round pushbutton switch that is encased in a metal die cast housing.  This pushbutton switch series is for those seeking rounder edges and industrial strength durability without sacrificing style.  Multiple color options are available. The illuminated pushbutton switch series features a threaded panel mount, and is sealed to IP65 standards.  […]

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New Illuminated Pushbutton Switch Featuring Custom Cap Options

December 21st , 2010 → 10:21 am @

New Illuminated Pushbutton Switch Featuring Custom Cap Options

This illuminated pushbutton switch features your choice of momentary or latching designs and a long travel.  The illumination options for this LED pushbutton switch offer you a variety of colors and an optional black button/cap with an LED window.  Specifications include: operating life: 10,000 cycles, contact rating: 30VDC @ 100mA, contact resistance (initial max): 50milliohms […]

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