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Switch Types

Toggle Switches
A toggle switch is actuated by the movement of a metal or plastic actuator extending out from the switch body. Toggle switches usually have two or three positions. These switches are available process sealed and for SMT applications
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 - T8000 Series - Miniature Toggle Switches
 - T8000E Series - Sealed Miniature Toggle Switches
 - T9000 Series - Sub-Miniature Toggle Switches
 - T9000E Series - Sealed Sub-Miniature Toggle Switches
 - T9000SM Series - Sealed SMT Sub-Miniature Toggle Switches
Rocker Switches
A rocker switch is an on/off switch that "rocks" when pressed, which means one side of the switch is raised while the other side is depressed much like a rocking horse rocks back and forth. Rocker switches are used in surge protectors, display monitors, computer power supplies, and many other devices and applications.
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 - R80-R Series - Miniature Rocker & Paddle Switches
 - JS60-R Series - Power Rocker Switches
 - RS40-R Series - Sub-Miniature Rocker Switches
 - ER40-T Series - Sealed Sub-Miniature Rocker Switches
Slide Switches
A slide switches is actuated by moving an actuator from side to side for a two position switch or from side to center to side for a three position device. Two and three position products are available
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 - TS10-S Series - Slide Switches
 - TS40-S Series - Sub-Miniature Slide Switches
 - 250 Series - Miniature Slide Switches
Pushbutton Switches
Pushbutton switches are extremely versatile and available in a variety of shapes, sizes, current ratings and mounting configurations. Tactile PCB mount type switches provide extremely short travel and a compact design equaling efficiency and high reliability.
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 - P80-P Series - Snap Acting Momentary Pushbutton Switches
 - L80-P Series - Alternate Action Pushbutton Switches
 - ES20-P Series - Sealed Sub-Miniature Pushbutton Switches
 - TS20-P Series - Sub-Miniature Pushbutton Switches
 - TS30-P Series - Micro-Miniature Pushbutton Switches
 - R18-P Series - Pushbutton Switches
 - SP86 Series - Illuminated Snap Acting Pushbutton Switches
 - WP Series - Pushbutton Switches
DIP Switches
DIP's (Dual In-Line Package) are PCB mounted switches that normally include a piano, slide or rotary switching mechanism. These products usually have from two to sixteen positions and are used to generate coded outputs.
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 - DS, DA Series - Side & Right Angle DIP Switches
 - DP Series - Piano DIP Switches
 - PI, PM Series - IC & SMT Piano DIP Switches
 - DM Series - Surface Mounting DIP Switches
 - NDI Series - Machine Insertable DIP witches
 - TDS Series - Tri-State DIP Switches
 - SIP Series - Single In Line Switches
 - NHDS Series - New Half Pitch DIP Switches
Tact Switches
Economical tact switches are available in standard and right angle mounting styles, in different sizes, and feature several different actuator heights. These versatile switch is recommended whenever cost is a concern and rugged reliability is a requirement. Tact switches are used in applications in autos, computers, instruments, process controllers, appliances, and communication sets.
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 - Tact Switches
Knobs
Knobs applications are wildly varies and include aeruospace, communications and instrumentation as well as automotive and appliance industries.
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 - Turning Knobs
 - Machined Aluminum Shell Knobs
 - Slide Control Knobs

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