Guarded Footswitch withstands heavy-duty applications.

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Featuring rising saddle-washer terminal connections, positive opening operation, and anti-slip foot pedal, Die-Cast Footswitch offers choice of single- or double-pole snap action or slow action contact blocks with normally open or normally closed contacts, as well as combined snap/slow action double pole version. Contact blocks have 500 V, 10 A fuse to protect against short circuits. Insulation voltage is 500 Vac, 600 Vdc.



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Camdenboss Adds Heavy Duty Guarded Footswitch to Range of Control Products



CamdenBoss has extended its family of control products with the addition of a new heavy duty guarded footswitch.

Competitively priced, the new industrial die-cast footswitch is ideal for use in all heavy duty applications and provides a choice of single- or double-pole snap action or slow action contact blocks with normally open (NO) or normally closed (NC) contacts. A combined snap/slow action double pole version is also available. Contact blocks feature a 500V 10A fuse to protect against short circuits and are rated at 250V/6A, 400V/4A and 500V/1A AC or 24V/6A, 125V/1.1A and 250V/0.4A DC. Insulation voltage is 500V AC, 600V DC.

Actuating forces for the switches are 10N for single snap action, 12N for single slow action, 13N for double snap action and 15N for double slow action. Additional features include rising saddle-washer terminal connections, positive opening operation, silver contacts, anti-slip foot pedal and non-slip rubber feet.

CE approved, the new CamdenBoss heavy duty guarded footswitch is supplied with an IP65 cable gland. Unguarded versions are also available.

The new CamdenBoss heavy duty guarded footswitch extends the company's range of control products that includes 22mm diameter control switches - flush push buttons, on-off push buttons, arrow push buttons and start/stop push buttons - 40mm E-stop key release and twist release, 60mm E-stop twist release and selector switch, mounting plates, contact blocks, dust caps, keys for E-stop key release and button surrounds, control stations including standard boxes and button boxes for 1 to 6 buttons with suitable mounting plates.

CamdenBoss Ltd is based in the UK and China and provides innovative electromechanical product solutions encompassing PCB terminal blocks, cases, enclosures - standard and customised, racks and cabinets, interface modules, valve regulated lead acid batteries, fuses & fuseholders, LEDs, miniature switches, IC & PLCC sockets and relay bases for the electronics, telecommunications, lighting and electrical industries. The company is BS EN ISO 9001:2000 accredited with many products holding international approvals including VDE, UL, CSA, SEMKO, NEMKO, DEMKO, IMQ etc. CamdenBoss holds 25% of the UK market for its PCB connector products and exports more than 30% of its production to Europe, the Far East and the USA. CamdenBoss offers competitive pricing and has a single minded focus on customer service. Advanced management systems such as KanBan ensure high stock availability especially for planned call offs.

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