Illuminated Pushbutton Switch uses 2 separate LEDs.

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Available as SPST or DPST, Model LP6 features contact rating of 12 mA at 12 Vdc, contact resistance of 50 mW, insulation resistance of 100 MW, and dielectric strength of 500 Vac. Unit operates from -20 to +70°C and provides 200,000 lifecycles. Applications include computers, servers, peripherals, consumer electronics, testing and instrumentation, and telecommunications.

Original Press Release:

E-Switch Introduces New Illuminated Pushbutton Switch

MINNEAPOLIS, MN --- E-Switch announces the latest Illuminated pushbutton switch, the LP6. Illuminated with two separate LEDs, they are available as SPST or DPST.

Specifications include:

200,000 lifecycles

Contact Rating: 12mA @ 12VDC SPST and DPST

150gf +/- 100gf for SPST and 200gf +/- 100gf for DPST

Contact Resistance: 50 milliohms initial max

Dielectric Strength: 500VAC

Insulation Resistance: 100 megaohms (min @ 500VDC)

Operating Temperature: -20 C to +70 C

Markets for the LP6 series illuminated pushbutton switches include computers, servers, peripherals, consumer electronics, performance audio, testing and instrumentation, telecommunications, among others.

E-Switch is dedicated to bringing new products to the market, and filling customer needs. By continuously adding to and developing the switches that can best serve our customers, we sustain our high level of customer satisfaction.

Visit E-Switch at or call us at 800-867-2717 to request your free catalog! You can also request a free sample of one of over 4,000 discrete part numbers for one of your projects! Little Details. Big Quality.

About E-Switch. E-Switch has been manufacturing quality switches since 1979 for the electronics, telecom, high tech, instrumentation, A/V, appliance and consumer markets. Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, their global reach extends to Europe, Asia and Latin America. Products include Rocker, Toggle, Slide, Tact, Pushbutton, Dip, Rotary, Keylock, Snap Action, Detector switches, and more. E-Switch has local reps and distributors on hand to provide specifying assistance and quick response to requests, along with a top notch sampling and cross-referencing program. E-Switch's online catalog includes complete specifications, drawings and schematics.

Editorial Contact and Reader Service Contact:

Rebecca Hauptman, Marketing Manager at 763-504-3536 or

Sales and Technical Contact:

Larry Ness, Inside Sales Manager 800-867-2717 or LNESS@E-SWITCH.COM

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