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New S-Series Dual Seal Toggle Switch Comes with an Internal O-Ring and External Nitrile Butadiene Rubber Washer Sealing
Electrical Equipment & Systems

New S-Series Dual Seal Toggle Switch Comes with an Internal O-Ring and External Nitrile Butadiene Rubber Washer Sealing

The S-Series Dual Seal Waterproof Toggle Switch is available in single pole and double pole configurations and is used in construction equipment, medical equipment, transportation applications and marine equipment. The toggle is offered with electric capacity ranging from 15A at 125V AC, 6A at 250V AC and 20A at 30V DC. They are rated to IP68 standards against an immersion of 1.5 m for up to 30...

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NKK Switches Showcases Audio/Video and Broadcast Market Solutions
Communication Systems & Equipment

NKK Switches Showcases Audio/Video and Broadcast Market Solutions

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – NKK Switches, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, today outlined a suite of switch solutions to meet the needs of design engineers in the audio/video broadcast market. As the primary user interface, switches help to control the various elements of audio, video and other broadcasting equipment. Switches designed to support...

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NKK Switches Expands 3d Cad Library
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NKK Switches Expands 3d Cad Library

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.Â-  – NKK Switches, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, today announced the expansion of its online 3D CAD switch library and configurator. New 3D models from NKK’s full range of product lines include added pushbuttons, toggles, rockers and DIP rotary configurations....

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IP65 Pushbuttons offer brushed chrome cap/bezel option.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

IP65 Pushbuttons offer brushed chrome cap/bezel option.

Comprised of 24 mm square and 25 mm round tamperproof pushbuttons available in SPDT and DPDT momentary and maintained action configurations, YB2 Series offers brushed chrome cap and bezel option for non-illuminated models. Engineers can alternatively choose clear, red, green, or amber caps for non-illuminated models as well as black bezel. Illuminated models feature bright or superbright LEDs in...

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Miniature Anti-Static Keylock Switches feature snap-in design.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Miniature Anti-Static Keylock Switches feature snap-in design.

With .089 in. behind panel dimension, SK Series is suitable for designs requiring space-saving, minimum-security switching.Â- Housing and bushing are glass fiber reinforced polyester capable of withstanding 15 kV of ESD. Switches have dielectric strength of 500 V between contacts and case. Rated 0.4 VA at 25 Vac/dc, series is available in single-pole 3-throw circuit...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Programmable LCD Switches offer expanded viewing area.

Featuring 64 x 32 resolution, SmartSwitch(TM) LCD Pushbuttons have RGB LED backlighting and operate commands supplied via SPI communications protocol. Devices feature programmable and changeable LCD module with 64 backlit colors that displays graphics, alphanumeric characters, or animated sequences. Available with single, bicolor, or RGB LEDs, SmartSwitch(TM) LCD Pushbuttons with 36 x 24...

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IP65 Pushbuttons have low-profile, panel seal design.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

IP65 Pushbuttons have low-profile, panel seal design.

With above panel dimension of 1.8 mm, YB2 Series is comprised of 24 mm square, flush mount, tamperproof pushbutton switches intended for applications requiring low-profile, secure, and splash-proof design. Illuminated and non-illuminated models feature 18 mm dia square actuator and come in SPDT and DPDT momentary and maintained action. Rated IP65, switches have snap-action contact mechanism;...

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Illuminated Pushbutton Switches include photo interrupter.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Illuminated Pushbutton Switches include photo interrupter.

Utilizing single photo transistor to activate momentary ON position, FP01 Series provides minimum of 3 million mechanical operations. Rugged construction and smooth actuation allow repeated and rapid actuation force anywhere on cap surface. Operating from -25 to +50°C, contactless, snap-in mount devices include 6-pin socket and LED illumination with LEDs as integral component of switch....

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Panel Mount Keylock Switches serve high-security applications.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Panel Mount Keylock Switches serve high-security applications.

Along with 5-tumbler locking mechanism, CKM Series features sliding silver contacts and vertically rotating self-cleaning switching mechanism. Switches are standard size with 16 mm double flatted bushings that sit securely in panel. Contact section is sealed away from key section to protect contacts, and keys come in flat or tubular styles. Rated 3 A @ 250 Vac, switches have SPDT circuit...

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Miniature Snap-In Rocker Switches have illuminated design.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Miniature Snap-In Rocker Switches have illuminated design.

Compact rocker switches are available with red, green, or amber illumination and are rated 9 A at 125 Vac. They are offered as CWSC models, in SPST or DPST configurations, which have LED lighting and additional rating of 6 A at 250 Vac. Featuring neon lighting, CWSB models in DPST configurations have resistor for direct connection to AC power source. Both versions have panel cutout of 12.9 x 19.2...

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New S-Series Dual Seal Toggle Switch Comes with an Internal O-Ring and External Nitrile Butadiene Rubber Washer Sealing
Electrical Equipment & Systems

New S-Series Dual Seal Toggle Switch Comes with an Internal O-Ring and External Nitrile Butadiene Rubber Washer Sealing

The S-Series Dual Seal Waterproof Toggle Switch is available in single pole and double pole configurations and is used in construction equipment, medical equipment, transportation applications and marine equipment. The toggle is offered with electric capacity ranging from 15A at 125V AC, 6A at 250V AC and 20A at 30V DC. They are rated to IP68 standards against an immersion of 1.5 m for up to 30...

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Company News

NKK Switches Recognizes Digi-Key's Contributions with 2017 Partner of the Year, Global Distributor Award

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn., July 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- NKK Switches has presented Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, with their "2017 Partner of the Year, Global Distributor" award during a recent visit to the company. The award was presented by Massanori Honda, President; Laurence Sweeny, VP of Sales and Marketing; Jessica Reimann, Head of Marketing;...

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NKK Switches Showcases Audio/Video and Broadcast Market Solutions
Communication Systems & Equipment

NKK Switches Showcases Audio/Video and Broadcast Market Solutions

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – NKK Switches, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, today outlined a suite of switch solutions to meet the needs of design engineers in the audio/video broadcast market. As the primary user interface, switches help to control the various elements of audio, video and other broadcasting equipment. Switches designed to support...

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NKK Switches Expands 3d Cad Library
Software

NKK Switches Expands 3d Cad Library

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.Â-  – NKK Switches, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, today announced the expansion of its online 3D CAD switch library and configurator. New 3D models from NKK’s full range of product lines include added pushbuttons, toggles, rockers and DIP rotary configurations....

Read More »
IP65 Pushbuttons offer brushed chrome cap/bezel option.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

IP65 Pushbuttons offer brushed chrome cap/bezel option.

Comprised of 24 mm square and 25 mm round tamperproof pushbuttons available in SPDT and DPDT momentary and maintained action configurations, YB2 Series offers brushed chrome cap and bezel option for non-illuminated models. Engineers can alternatively choose clear, red, green, or amber caps for non-illuminated models as well as black bezel. Illuminated models feature bright or superbright LEDs in...

Read More »
Miniature Anti-Static Keylock Switches feature snap-in design.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Miniature Anti-Static Keylock Switches feature snap-in design.

With .089 in. behind panel dimension, SK Series is suitable for designs requiring space-saving, minimum-security switching.Â- Housing and bushing are glass fiber reinforced polyester capable of withstanding 15 kV of ESD. Switches have dielectric strength of 500 V between contacts and case. Rated 0.4 VA at 25 Vac/dc, series is available in single-pole 3-throw circuit...

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People in the News

NKK Switches Names Marty Arch Head of Sales

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - NKK Switches, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switching devices, today announced the appointment of Marty Arch as National Sales Manager for North America. As head of sales, Arch is responsible for the company's sales organization, including field sales, inside sales and customer support. She is also responsible for growing and...

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Company News

NKK Switches Honors Top Distributors

Awards presented at EDS 2012 highlight top performing distributors SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - At the EDS 2012 conference in Las Vegas, NKK Switches, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switching devices, honored seven of its distributor partners for outstanding performance and excellent support within the NKK Switches supply chain. The awards were given based on...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Programmable LCD Switches offer expanded viewing area.

Featuring 64 x 32 resolution, SmartSwitch(TM) LCD Pushbuttons have RGB LED backlighting and operate commands supplied via SPI communications protocol. Devices feature programmable and changeable LCD module with 64 backlit colors that displays graphics, alphanumeric characters, or animated sequences. Available with single, bicolor, or RGB LEDs, SmartSwitch(TM) LCD Pushbuttons with 36 x 24...

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People in the News

Michael Wada Named President of NKK Switches

Kiyoko Toyama to retire after 13 years as president SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (March 27, 2012) - NKK Switches, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, today announced the appointment of Michael Wada as president of NKK Switches, succeeding Kiyoko Toyama who is retiring from the post she has held for the past 13 years. NKK Switches is a wholly-owned...

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