Switches

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Gigabit Managed Switches suit outdoor industrial applications.

February 8, 2016

With 48~55 Vdc power input, 8-port LMP-0804G-SFP Series features four 10/100/1,000Tx gigabit ports that are IEEE 802.3at/af compliant with PoE power output up to 30 W/port, and four dual rate 100/1,000Tx SFP slots for fiber connectivity. Switches have 16 Gigabit backplane speed, supporting Jumbo Frames and wide bandwidth for large Ethernet data packet transmissions. IP30-rated fanless units are pre-loaded with Layer 2 network management software and provide ring network redundancy function. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Sealed SMT Tact Switches deliver up to 5 million cycles.

February 8, 2016

Featuring momentary action, SPST contact arrangement, IP67-rated KSC Series withstands intensive use in industrial environments. Shared features of all ultra-long life switches include: dielectric strength ≥250 Vrms, contact resistance <0.1 Ω, insulation resistance >10 MΩ, and bounce time <1 ms. Switches are rated for 32 Vdc maximum voltage, with 50 mA maximum current for silver contacts (-40 to 85°C), and 10 mA maximum current for gold contacts (-40 to 125°C). Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Gigabit Managed Switches withstand harsh environments.

February 3, 2016

Operating from 12~48 Vdc power input, 8-port LMX-0804G-SFP Series is designed with four 10/100/1,000Tx RJ45 ports and four 100/1,000 dual rate SFP slots for flexible fiber connection options. With 16 Gigabit backplane speed, Ethernet switches support Jumbo Frame and wide bandwidth for edge level connectivity solutions. IP30-rated fanless units are pre-loaded with Layer 2 network management software that supports Web Console or Telnet through serial console by CLI configuration. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ultraminiature SMT Tact Switch measures 4.5 x 4.5 mm.

February 1, 2016

Rated 50 mA at 12 Vdc, TL3305 Series features surface mount termination and choice of 160 or 250 gf operating forces with operating lifecycles up to 500,000 and 200,000, respectively. Contact resistance is 100 mΩ max and insulation resistance is 100 MΩ min at 100 Vdc. Available with multiple actuator lengths from 3.8–7.0 mm, switch has SPST, normally open contact arrangement. Applications include wearable technology, telecommunications, consumer electronics, and medical devices. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

PoE+ Gigabit Managed Switches suit outdoor applications.

January 29, 2016

Featuring 48~55 Vdc power input, LMP-1204G-SFP Series is designed with eight 10/100/1,000Tx gigabit ports that are IEEE 802.3at/af compliant with PoE power output up to 30 W per port, and four dual rate 100/1,000Tx SFP slots for fiber connectivity. Four fiber ports allow for implementation of fiber optic ring as well as separate fiber home run. With 24 Gigabit backplane speed, switches support Jumbo Frames and wide bandwidth for large Ethernet data packet transmissions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Green & Clean

Power Entry Module can be used in Protection Class II equipment.

January 28, 2016

Designed according to IEC 60320-1 (style C18), Class II KMF supplied without ground pin and suitable for medical equipment used in residences. Double insulation between energized components and exposed parts is tested with 4,000 Vdc. Available with 2-pole line switch and 1- or 2-pole fuse holder, module supports current ratings from 1–10 A at 250 Vac and features 4.8 x 0.8 mm quick-connect terminals. EMC filter is available in medical and low-leakage, M5 versions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

TMR Switch Sensors feature ultra-low power design.

January 28, 2016

Supplied in 2 x 1.5 mm LGA package, TMR1340/TMR1341/TMR1343/TMR1345 Tunneling Magnetoresistive Sensors feature switching point from 14–17 Gauss, ultra-low power at 1.5 µA in high-speed operation, and open-drain output. Omnipolar units are suited for industrial proximity switches, pneumatic cylinder switches, and liquid level switches that require precise measurement of position and displacement, temperature stability, and ability to adapt to different types of magnets and stroke lengths. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

PIN Diode Switch Element suits HF, VHF, and UHF applications.

January 26, 2016

Offered in integrated, nonmagnetic, 2.03 x 1.27 mm, wafer-scale format, RoHS-compliant MPS2R10-606 is optimized for high-power transmit/receive (T/R) switching. This monolithic microwave surface mount (MMSM) series-shunt SP2T PIN diode reflective switch covers 100 MHz to 1 GHz range with 0.2 dB insertion loss, 15 dB return loss, and 55 dB isolation at mid-band. Analog control voltage allows device to achieve 500 nsec switching speeds while handling up to 100 W of continuous wave power. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Modular Switches support complex industrial applications.

January 22, 2016

Designed to work seamlessly with any HMI function with 16 mm or 22.5 mm mounting cut-outs, Series 61 is capable of low level switching and up to 5 A current. Series also satisfies all functional requirements for square, rectangular, round, flush, or raised construction. Suited for applications with high temperature variations or mechanically demanding environments, switches can be engraved, hot-stamped, or supplied with film labels to optimize visual appeal. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

High-Rel Electromechanical RF Switches come in SMT packages.

January 22, 2016

With frequencies from DC to 8 GHz, SPDT SMT electromechanical RF switches offer high-reliability performance with rating of 2 million life cycles (minimum). Models are RoHS compliant and incorporate either failsafe or latching actuators. Performance over -40 to +85°C range includes 400 W max CW power rating, isolation up to 50 dB, and insertion loss as low as 0.1 dB. Also, products withstand exposure to MIL-STD-202 test conditions for sine and random vibration as well as mechanical shock. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

IGBT Power Modules target TIG welding machines.

January 21, 2016

Built on proprietary Trench PT IGBT technology, half-bridge Models VS-GP100TS60SFPbF, VS-GP300TD60S, and VS-GP400TD60S and single-switch Model VS-GP250SA60S provide extremely low collector-to-emitter voltages down to 1.10 V and turn-off switching energy down to 11 mJ for output inverter stages. RoHS-compliant modules feature operating frequencies to 1 kHz and continuous collector current from 100–400 A. Mounting directly to heatsinks, devices offer low EMI to minimize snubbing requirements. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Unmanaged Ethernet Switches provide 5 ports.

January 20, 2016

Designed with 5 Gigabit Ethernet ports that are IEEE 802.3at compliant (PoE+) on ports 1–4, Series LNP-0500G and LNP-0500G-24 feature 48–55 Vdc high voltage power input and 12–36 Vdc low voltage power input, respectively. Units support MDI/MDI-X functions and 10 Kbytes jumbo frame, making them suited for applications that demand high bandwidth and long distance communication. DIN-rail and wall mountable, fanless IP30-rated switches include high EFT, surge, and ESD protection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Potentiometer Switch offers dual control options.

January 20, 2016

To maximize operation control, SW44994 potentiometer switch assembly offers rotary and push-on/pull-off functionality. All-in-one design of this SPST-DPDT switch conserves panel space, and functionality lets users specify unique value at which circuit or channel will automatically open upon button actuation. Along with D-flat shaft to accommodate edgelit knob with set screw, assembly features Push-On/Pull-Off pushbutton switch and 10 KΩ resistance potentiometer module. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Metal Switches offer multicolor illumination.

December 29, 2015

Using RGB color technology, PSE Series Piezo Switches and MCS 30 Mechanical Switch each offer 7 ring illumination colors. Multicolor illumination is powered by integrated power supply that accepts input voltage of 5–28 Vdc, and constant brightness intensity is maintained regardless of applied voltage. PSE Series, offered in 22, 24, 27, and 30 mm diameters, has IP69K rating and no moving actuator. MCS 30 comes in 30 mm diameter and uses tactile switch that provides clear haptic feedback. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ultraminiature Sealed Pushbutton Switch offers multiple options.

December 21, 2015

Along with SPDT and DPDT configurations, 800U series is available with right angle, vertical, or vertical right angle thru hole termination and in black, red, and white color options. Standard features include epoxy seal, gold contacts, and sculptured bushing. With 40,000-cycle mechanical life and 6,000-cycle electrical life, switch carries 0.4 VA @ 20 V max (AC or DC) rating and operates from -30 to 85°C. Travel is 1.0 mm, and actuation force is 250 gf. Several cap options are available.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Microminiature SMT Switches target wearable electronics.

December 14, 2015

With footprint of 3.5 x 2.6 mm and ultra-low profile of 1.4 mm, PTS830 Series is suited for wearable electronic devices, portable wireless devices, remote controls, and keyless entry systems. Top-actuated, momentary action switches provide high actuation force of 450 gf and life cycle of 500,000. Featuring SPST, normally open configuration, switches are rated for 12 Vdc and 50 mA. Travel distance is 0.15 mm ±0.1 mm, with typical bounce time of ≤10 ms and operating temperature of -40 to +85°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Load Switch ICs are designed for USB Type-C devices.

December 9, 2015

With 3 A max output current and 28 V max input voltage, TCK30x series suits devices conforming to USB Type-C™ specifications (for USB PD). Products comes in 0.5 mm pitch, 1.5 x 1.5 mm WCSP, support auto-power source select mode without need for external control, and offer daisy chain connection. Other features include on-resistance of 73 mΩ @V(IN)=4.5 V as well as built-in over voltage lock out (OVLO), reverse current blocking, thermal shutdown, under voltage lockout (ULVO) protections.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Level Switches utilize frequency sweep technology.

December 3, 2015

With 5 added LBFS product variants, CleverLevel Series includes cooling neck for high temperature applications, long version for optimized level detection in bulk media, and ½ in. NPT process connection that is compliant to US and Far East standards. Maintenance-free units come in 82 mm and 250 mm designs and endure long-term temperatures up to 200°C, providing benefits in demanding hygiene applications found in food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and chemical industries. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

SPDT Absorptive RF Switch features constant impedance technology.

December 2, 2015

F2923, supplied in 4 x 4 mm, 20-TQFN package, serves such RF applications as base stations, wireless backhaul, CATV, and portable handhelds. Covering 300 kHz to 8,000 MHz, integrated KZ technology ensures device delivers near-constant impedance (VSWR <1.4:1) when switching from one RF port to another while not compromising isolation, linearity, or insertion loss (0.48 dB at 2 GHz). Switch uses single positive supply voltage of 3.3 V and supports 1.8 and 3.3 V control logic levels. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Illuminated Switches feature sealed, shock-resistant design.

November 25, 2015

Designed after traditional pushbutton, FD Series integrates superimposed filters which react to green and red light only, allowing display of different legends, depending on illumination color. Units feature 2 different legends on single switch, making them suited for integrated designs where additional switches or indicators are not necessary. Three standard legends include I/O, ON/OFF, and START/STOP. Read More