Modular Illuminated Pushbutton Switch

Jan. 17, 2008
E-Switch announces the new, modular MDP-16 series of illuminated pushbutton switches. Its modular interface design features an attractive front panel and many illumination options. Actuator styles include a low or high bezel, and a flush mount or full guard option. There are six actuator colors to choose from as well. This robust switch is great for industrial applications. Specifications include:   Electrical Life –6,000 cycles both silver and gold Mechanical Life – 50,000 cycles typical Contact Rating – 5A, 250VAC; 8A, 125VAC UL and VDE Contact Resistance – 100 milliohms (initial max) Insulation Resistance – 50 Megaohms (Min @ 100V) Dielectric Strength – 2,000VDC Operating Temperature – minus 25C to + 55C    Markets for the MDP-16 series switch include industrial control applications, instrumentation, transportation equipment and telecommunications, among others. • MECHANICAL LIFE: 50,000 cycles • ELECTRICAL LIFE: 6,000 cycles • CONTACT RATING: 5A, 250VAC; 8A 125VAC UL and VDE • CONTACT RESISTANCE: 100m? (initial max) • INSULATION RESISTANCE: 50M? (Min @100V) • DIELECTRIC STRENGTH: 2000VDC • FORCE: 500 grams for SPDT; 800 grams for DPDT • OPERATING TEMPERATURE: -25°C to +55°C • STORAGE TEMPERATURE: -40°C to +70°C