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Schurter, Inc.

447 Aviation Blvd., Santa Rosa, CA, 95403, US

  • 707-636-3000
  • 800-848-2600
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Schurter, Inc.

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Entry Module suits medical equipment used at home.

January 20, 2015

Designed without ground pin for use in Protection Class II applications, Model DC12 is available in 1- or 2-pole versions with current ratings from 1–10 A at 250 Vac. Reinforced double insulation is tested with voltage of 4,000 Vdc between energized conductor and neutral conductor relative to filter case. Available in medical and low leakage, M5 versions, integrated EMC filter at power input provides interference suppression, which results in optimized electromagnetic compatibility. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Entry Modules are compatible with V-Lock cord sets.

January 14, 2015

Rated at 1–10 A at 250 Vac, KFA and DA22 Series feature C14 inlet, with 1- or 2-pole fuseholder for 5 x 20 mm fuses, and standard or low leakage, M5 mains filter. KFA Series is available with 4.8 x 0.8 mm quick-connect or wire leaded terminals, while DA22 Series is for PCB mounting. With V-Lock compatible feature, unintended disconnection of power from equipment is prevented. Cord set safely latches into notch in plastic housing and is removed by depressing latch. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Inlet and Cord Connectors support max pin temperature of 155°C.

January 5, 2015

High Temperature Appliance Inlet and Cord Connectors are rated according to IEC for 16 A at 250 Vac, and 20 A at 250 Vac according to UL/CSA. Series 1681 appliance inlets, offering snap-in or screw-on mounting, can be specified with terminals for solder, quick-connect, or screw connections. Series C22F inlets are available with EMC filter, while cord connectors come in straight Series 1658 and angled Series 1659. Cables with conductor cross-section up to 2.5 mm² or 10 AWG can be used. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Surface Mount Fuse and Fuseholder offers ratings up to 4 A.

December 8, 2014

Available in 10 rated currents from 500 mA to 4 A, UMK 250 Series provides primary and secondary overcurrent and short-circuit protection. Fuse including clip is 11.3 x 4.2 x 4.0 mm with breaking capacity from 100–200 A at 250 Vac/125 Vdc. Quick-action according to IEC 60127-4, RoHS-compliant fuse is suited for lighting, power supplies, medical equipment, and consumer/industrial devices. Installed fuse-link UMF 250 is considered Universal Modular Fuse and carries VDE and cURus approvals. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Piezo Switch offers protection against vandalism.

November 3, 2014

Rated 0.1 A at 42 Vac/60 Vdc, PSE HI Piezo Switch has anodized aluminum surface which can be pre-formed with raised symbols for long-term wear and optimized user haptics. Variety of standard legends and/or raised symbols is offered to indicate switch function. Supplied in metal housing with IP67 rating, switch offers IK06 impact resistance according to DIN EN 50102, making it suited for harsh environments where potential for vandalism exists. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low Leakage Current 3-Phase Filter suits critical applications.

October 27, 2014

Designed for rated currents from 7–180 A at 520 Vac and ambient temperature of 50°C (+40°C at higher rated current), cURus-approved FMBC LL series suit applications where leakage current restrictions are critical. Leakage current rating is <5 mA for 7–55 A versions and <20 mA for 75–180 A versions. Screw connection is standard, and other types of connections, including wires or copper bars, are available. Custom circuitry and housing options are also available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

IP64 Circuit Breaker is designed for effectiveness and display.

October 23, 2014

Merging overcurrent protection and pushbutton design suitable for display on front of system, T12-MSM combines circuit breakers, featuring thermal operation (T12) and thermal-magnetic operation (TM12), with MSM series metal switches. Latter features stainless steel switch housing, and switching voltage is 240 Vac/28 Vdc with rated current from 50 mA to 16 A (15 A UL). Options include auxiliary contact or shunt terminal as well as quick-connect or screw-clamp terminals. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Pushbutton Switch has metal housing, rugged ceramic actuator.

July 22, 2014

Biocompatible on/off switch, MSM LA CS, features latching action and can be backlit across entire surface. Equipped with stainless steel housing and actuator made of ceramic that resists scratches, abrasive chemicals, and impact, switch also comes in non-illuminated version with white actuator surface. Standard or customer-specific black legends are applied directly into ceramic material; inscription is scratch-proof and withstands exposure to cleaning agents. Read More

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