Switches

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Speed Sensor delivers 4-20 mA analog output.

April 20, 2015

Suited for PLC, DCS, or stand-alone controllers, Milli-Speed Switch detects belt slip, belt underspeed, stop motion, low speed, or zero speed on bucket elevators, conveyors, airlocks, mixers, and fans. Unit uses inductive sensing element in nose of enclosure to detect ferrous metal target. Fully encapsulated in polycarbonate body, switch is corrosion and abrasion resistant, dust-tight, and IP67 waterproof. Output signal is automatically scaled for zero to full speed with over speed detection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

All-Gigabit Industrial Switch helps increase network speeds.

April 20, 2015

Helping manufacturers' accommodate network capacity for high-bandwidth applications, Allen-Bradley Stratix 5400 comes in 18 different models and offers up to 20 gigabit ports in single switch. Supports for Layer 2 switching and Layer 3 routing supports range of network configurations, while GE PoE and additional GE fiber port options enhance scalability. Default configurations help simplify setup, optimize performance, and enable accelerated diagnostics retrieval. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Automotive-Grade RF Switches operate from -40 to +105°C.

April 16, 2015

UltraCMOS® PE423422 (SPDT) and PE423641 (SP4T) are AEC-Q100 Grade 2 certified and designed for automotive infotainment and traffic safety applications. Along with 100 MHz to 6 GHz range, PE423422 features 73.5 dBm IIP3 linearity and ESD ratings of 1 kV HBM on all pins, 200V MM on all pins, and 1kV CDM on all pins. Accommodating 50 MHz to 3 GHz range, PE423641 features 68 dBm IIP3 linearity and ESD ratings of 2 kV HBM on all pins, 100V MM on all pins, and 1 kV CDM on all pins. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Push Button offers 3 operation choices.

April 9, 2015

Offered in 6 colors, 3-in-1 Stopper® Station Push Button enables user to select momentary, latching Turn-to-Reset, or latching Key-to-Reset operation. Inserts include exit, push to exit, push, or blank. To help locate button in dark corridor, optional 12–24 V insert illuminates red, green, or white LED. In addition, push button is available with sounder or sounder with transmitter (STI receiver required) as well as multiple indoor/outdoor covers for added protection. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Industrial PoE+ Switches include network management software.

April 9, 2015

Model LMP-0602 switches support 48–55 Vdc input while LMP-0602-24 units have 12–36 Vdc input with built-in voltage booster. Both 6-port switches have Layer 2 network management software supporting Web Console or Telnet using serial console with CLI configuration. Each features 4 x 10/100Tx Fast Ethernet ports with PoE+ power output up to 30 W/port. Units have external USB 2.0 port to export/save configuration settings, while port specific labeling allows users to name each connection port. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Interlock Pushbutton Switches offer 16 A rating.

April 8, 2015

With snap-in mounting and momentary snap-action mechanism, DS Series is suited for appliances, furnaces, electrical panels, and industrial automation applications. RoHS-compliant switches are available in SPDT and DPDT configurations with NO and NC fixed terminals. Rated for 16 A (resistive) and 6 A (inductive/motor), series has operating life of 10,000 cycles. For safety, switches disconnect power supply from equipment anytime door or panel is opened and power supply is exposed. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Unmanaged PoE+ Switches provide 7 ports.

April 6, 2015

With inputs of 48~55 Vdc and 12~36 Vdc, respectively, Models LNP-0702C-SFP and LNP-0702C-SFP-24 are each designed with 2 dual rate 100/1000Fx SFP slots and five 10/100Tx ports, 4 of which support IEEE 802.3at high power PoE (30 W/port). Industrial Ethernet switches provide 2,000 Vdc surge protection, 6,000 Vdc ESD protection, and reverse polarity protection. Fanless and DIN-rail/wall-mountable, IP30-rated units operate from -10 to 70°C or extended temperature range of -40 to 75°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Single-Lane SPDT Switches support 3rd generation PCI Express.

April 3, 2015

Single-lane, 2 differential channel SPDT bus switch ICs – TC7PCI3212MT and TC7PCI3215MT – support PCIe Gen3 (8 Gbps) and achieve bandwidth characteristics of 11.5 GHz at -3 dB. These characteristics enable high-speed transmission with minimized signal degradation. Also, bandwidth minimizes attenuation of signal amplitude by inserting switch and can pass through GHz high-speed differential signals. Configurations promote optimal arrangements of PCIe slots, connectors, and switches.
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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems

Photo Reflectors feature wavelength range of 468-950 nm.

April 3, 2015

Containing both emitter and photo detection functions within single 4 mm plastic package, High Reliability Photo Reflectors feature operational distance of 0.5–1.5 mm. Emitted light from sensor is reflected back to detector side as object enters sensing area. Offering optimal alignment and sensitivity, reflective switches are suited for edge sensing, line sensing, coin bill validation, and bar code reading applications. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Compact Optical Switch suits non-contact switching environments.

April 1, 2015

Integrating GaAs IR LED emitter, silicon NPN phototransistor, and photosensitive receiver optimized for short distances, ITR1201SR10A/TR reflective type opto interrupter offers cut-off visible wavelength of below 700 nm. Double molding manufacturing process results in smooth surface that promotes reliability. With flat, 1.5 mm profile, reflective sensor offers stable collector current and is suited for use in printers, copiers, and scanners as well as non-contact switching environments. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

IEC Limit Switches offer modularity and simplified wiring.

March 31, 2015

Constructed with polymer thermoplastic body housing that is self-extinguishing, IEC Limit Switches are available with broad range of operating heads, such as roller plunger, push lever, roller lever, and wobble stick. Removable body cover has captive closing screw and is hinged at bottom, while metal heads have 4 position at 90° angle axial rotation. For wiring simplicity, auxiliary contact blocks are removable. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rotary Switch is built for designed for performance, reliability.

March 30, 2015

Available in maintained and momentary circuit options, V-Series Contura Rotary Switch fits in industry standard panel opening, accommodates up to 3 separate LEDs, and employs internal mechanism that translates rotary to linear motion. Secondary CAM helps drive mechanism, provides definitive detent positions, and prevents switch from stopping between positions. Other features include sturdy knob construction, PCB supporting LED and SMT resistors, and IP67 sealing protection above panel. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Switch SoCs meet needs of carrier and data center networks.

March 27, 2015

With such features as multi-terabit switch fabric, hierarchical traffic manager, external packet buffer memory, and advanced packet processing, 28 nm StrataDNX™ (Dune) switch SoCs provide complete solution for service provider network. Single-chip switch (BCM88370) delivers 800 Gbps Ethernet, 720 Gbps packet processor and traffic manager (BCM88670) features DNX fabric interfaces, and high-density switch fabric device (BCM88770) provides 3.6 Tbps throughput per device. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

SMT Side-Actuated Tactile Switches have rugged PCB soldering pads.

March 27, 2015

Comprising vertically-oriented, SPST, NO, momentary-action tactile switches with 6 x 6 mm footprint, PTS645V Series features PCB soldering pads ruggedized for secure surface mount connection. RoHS-compliant switches, with operating life of 100,000 cycles, are rated for 12 Vdc and 50 mA. Travel distance is 0.25 mm (+0.2/-0.1 mm), and choice of actuation forces includes 100 gf ±30 (dark gray) and 160 gf ±50 (yellow green) with bounce time of ≤10 msec. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Transmitters and Switches operate in hazardous areas.

March 27, 2015

Available in 7 ranges from 0–10,000 psi, Model 3800 Series Pressure Transmitters offer 5 ms response times with choice of loop-powered 4–20 mA or low-power 1–5 Vdc output. Units have NEMA4X/IP66 housings, stainless steel wetted parts, and hermetically sealed enclosures without O-rings. Providing 4–20 mA standard output and optional 1–5 Vdc output, all stainless steel Model 3820 Series OEM Pressure Switch-Transmitters add 30 V, 120 mA normally open solid state relay switch with ±2% URL accuracy. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rack Transfer Switch offers power management capabilities.

March 24, 2015

Using hybrid design for load transfers from one power source to another, Intelligent Rack Transfer Switch can monitor power at outlet-level as well as inlet-level, providing granular energy information for capacity planning. Secure switching capabilities enable power to device to be turned on/off remotely. For more visibility to data center rack, Raritan's DCIM software can be used to analyze and monitor power information gathered by transfer switch, as well as health of power chain. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Safety Disconnect Switch features stainless steel enclosure.

March 24, 2015

Housed in non-magnetic Type 304 stainless steel enclosure, Powerswitch® MDS30-AX is rated at 30 A and 600 V. Non-fused safety disconnect switch is watertight and dust-tight with IP66/IP67 and NEMA Type 3R, 4X, and 12K ratings. Mounting feet stand ¾ in. from wall to enable inspection and cleaning behind unit. Made from polycarbonate, high-impact, non-conductive handle features 3 provisions for padlocks to comply with OSHA lockout and tagout capabilities. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Unmanaged Gigabit Ethernet Switch supports long-distance use.

March 23, 2015

Featuring 6 RJ45 10/100Tx and 2 gigabit combo ports, LNX-1002C-SFP series requires 10 W of power and has 12–48 Vdc input range that can support MDI/MDI-X functions. Industrial switch is fanless and DIN-rail or wall mountable and provides high EFT, surge (2,000 Vdc), ESD (6,000 Vdc), and reverse polarity protections. Supporting power redundancy via its dual power input design, IP30-rated product also includes built-in relay warning function to alert maintainers when power failures occur. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

Sealed Pushbutton Switches suit material handling applications.

March 20, 2015

Suited for such applications as wireless remote controls and handheld crane controls in material handling markets, 13000 series comprises momentary pushbutton switches with heavy-duty, double shell casing; behind-the-panel profile; and anodized actuator. Full sealing to IP67 is accomplished via O-ring, sealing washer, and epoxy-sealed terminals, while gold-plated, solid-silver contacts are rated for low level switching and for resistive loads of up to 4 A @ 24 Vdc. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Dual Analog Switch suits high-frequency applications.

March 12, 2015

Housed in 20-pin SOIC package, Model CPC7512 provides switching functionality of 2 normally open 1-Form-A solid state relays. Both switches incorporate T-switch compensation technique to provide 60 dB of off-isolation at 1 MHz by minimizing open-state capacitive coupling. Designed to provide single-ended or differential access to high-voltage networks, monolithic IC switches signal up to ±320 V with 5 V supply. Integrated thermal shutdown feature provides protection. Read More