Industrial Controls have engraving and lighting options.

Press Release Summary:

Series A1 pushbuttons and indicators, with round .984 in. dia aluminum bezel, project 1.655 in. behind face of front panel. Series mounts in .866 in. dia panel cutout. Series A03, with 1.379 in. dia aluminum bezel, project 2.009 in. behind face of front panel and mount in 1.181 in. dia panel cutout. Both flush-mount series offer engraved screens with or without backlighting, and selection of filament, neon, or LED lamps.

Original Press Release:

Stylish Industrial Controls Have Shallower Mounting and Engraving/Lighting Options

APEM's new A1 series consists of flush mounting pushbuttons and indicators with a round .984" diameter aluminum bezel. These models project only 1.655" behind the face of the front panel. Engraved screens, with or without backlighting, are standard and provide contemporary stylish front panel appearance. Numerous standard engraved screens are offered as well as a wide selection of filament, neon or LED lamps. Units mount in a 22 mm (.866 dia.) panel cutout.

APEM's new A03 series consists of larger diameter flush mounting pushbuttons or indicators with a 1.379" diameter aluminum bezel. These models project only 2.009" behind the face of the front panel. Like the A1 series, they also feature a wide selection of standard engraved screens and lamps. The A03 flush mounted models mount in a 30 mm (1 .181" dia.) panel cutout.

Like many of the APEM industrial control series, these models are intended for use in various applications including, automated kiosks, safety equipment, buses, trains, cars and other vehicles, and many others.

Main specifications for these series:

o Sealing level IP65
o UL, VDE and BEAB agency approvals
o Current/voltage rating: 10mA 5 VAC min. to 6A 250 VAC max.
o Electrical life 50,000 cycles
o 2.8 mm solder lug/quick-connect terminals
o 1 to 4 poles

Pricing for a typical A1 unit, model no. A1PCA0Y103J103 is $13.79 each in 1000 piece quantities.

Contact APEM for more information on these and many other switch solutions. Ask for their 484 page catalog, either hard copy or CD Rom. Also visit APEM's extensive website -

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