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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

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

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Green & Clean

Touch-Safe Cover inserts and extracts 10.3 x 38 mm fuses.

June 10, 2014

Together with PCB-mount CSO fuse clips and ASO 10.3 x 38 mm fuse, ESO 10.3x38 provides touch-safe cover according to IP20 specifications and is suited for photovoltaic applications up to 30 A at 1,500 Vdc. Cover also serves to extract blown fuse with no additional tools required. Legend can be applied to cover for string or other fuse identification. With rated current from 1–30 A and rated voltage of 1,000 Vdc, ASO 10.3x3 midget fuse meets UL 2579 and IEC 60269-6 photovoltaic standards. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Compact Fuses provide primary protection of 3-phase systems.

March 21, 2014

Providing 1,500 A breaking capacity at 500 Vac, Series SHF 6.3x32 safeguards electronic systems and operators in event of catastrophic short circuit incident. Units are available in 10 current ratings from 1–8 A with time-lag characteristic according to UL 248-14. Operating from -40 to +85°C, RoHS-compliant fuses are suited for HVAC systems, PV systems, frequency converters, and power electronics. Units are available with panel or board mount clips and holders as well as pigtail leads. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

SMD Fuses offer breaking capacity of 1,500 A.

March 4, 2014

Offering total of 19 current ratings from 160 mA to 10 A at voltages up to 277 Vac and 250 Vdc, UMT-H Series with time-lag characteristic is capable of providing reliable overcurrent protection while protecting against short circuits up to 1,500 A at rated voltage. Series is suited for primary protection of power supply units as well as protection of single phase industrial appliances, including devices required to meet explosion protection standards according to IEC 60079-11. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Cord Retaining System is available for IEC C8 appliance inlets.

December 18, 2013

Requiring one screw for fastening to panel, cord retention system features retaining clip for IEC C8 inlets and mating cord sets. Clips fit SCHURTER series 2576 flange mount and 2578 snap in mount inlets. System is offered as complete kit, including retainer clip, inlet, and power supply cord. Designed and tested to achieve 200 N retention force with SCHURTER C8 inlets and mating cord, clip is also available separately for retrofitting. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Connector is compatible with V-Lock cord sets.

December 4, 2013

To prevent unintended disconnection of power from equipment, KEA series power entry module mates with V-Lock cord sets. No additional hardware is required to install cord retaining system; cord set safely latches into notch in plastic housing and is removed by depressing latch. Suited for medical devices as well as IT and audio equipment, solution features C14 inlet, 1- or 2-pole fuseholder for 5 x 20 mm fuses, 4.8 x 0.8 mm quick-connect or PCB terminals, and screw-on or snap-in mounting. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Shock-Safe Fuseholders are UL rated up to 16 A at 400 Vac.

November 27, 2013

Offering 7 mounting options, FPG series accepts 5 x 20 mm fuses. Thermoplastic version, also available, meets requirements of IEC 60335-1 edition 4.0 for appliances in unattended use. Available with IP40 or IP67 seal protection for 5 x 20 mm fuses with front and rear panel mounting and either vertical or horizontal PCB mounting, products come with fuse carriers and slotted or finger grip caps. Terminal connections are made with quick-connect, solder, and PCB pins. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Seal Kit gives cord connector/inlet connection IP54 protection.

September 17, 2013

Available for 5707 series power entry module, seal kit provides IP54 rating between inlet and cord connector as to prevent dust or splashing water from entering between them when equipment is plugged in. Independent testing laboratories have examined and confirmed reliability of sealing kit according to IEC 60529. To ensure tightness of IP54 with these sealed versions in actual use, safety bracket or retaining bail included in kit must be used to secure cord set to equipment. Read More

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