Press Release Summary:
Available with rubber dust boot for panel protection and enlarged lens cap to match industry-standard sizes, each SW44895 can be used in place of up to 4 individual switches. Momentary, momentary snap-feel,Â and alternate switch actions are available. Rated for 100,000 min actuations, product offers dual- and quad-lighted displays in range of SPST to DPDT switch functions; various lens cap, legend, and filter materials; and support for displaysÂ with split, quad, or full segments.
Original Press Release:
Electro-Mech's Multi-Image Lighted Pushbutton Switch Expanded to Include More Options
SOUTH EL MONTE, Calif. -- Electro-Mech's new SW44895 quad lamp pushbutton switch assembly has been expanded to include multiple options to meet industry requirements, including rubber dust boot for panel protection and enlarged lens cap to match industry standard sizes. Offering dual and quad lighted displays in a versatile range of SPST to DPDT switch functions, the SW44895 units can be singly used in place of up to fourindividual switches, thereby reducing panel mounting requirements by up to 75%. Available in a variety of different lens cap, legend and filter materials, the unit is capable of display configurations in split, quad orfull segments, and can provide both continuous visible legends and hidden legends that become visible when switch functions are activated. Press-on secure lens caps are available in a variety of materials to also provide exacting front panel installations, important to ergonomics, safety and appearance. End use application is idealforflight cockpit or simulation, as specifications match industry standards.
The SW44895 installs from the front of the panel and attaches via a mounting sleeve thatretains the switch housing, fitting into an industry-standard 0.698" square hole.With easy lamp or LED replacementfrom the front, the unit accepts both T-1 (3mm) sub-midgetflange-based LED's and lamps, offering maximum brightness and redundancy. Switch action is available in momentary, momentary snap-feel, or alternate action.
Performance specifications forthe SW44895 (from Series 644-2100) lighted pushbutton switches are led by an extended life capability of 100,000 minimum actuations.Ratings are 2.0A resistive, 0.5A inductive, with operating pressure of 2 lbs. ± 1 lb (909g ± 454g), plungertravel 0.187 inches nominal(4.7mm). Lamp circuits are independent. Lens protrusion 0.250 standard, but can be modified. Switch contacts are silver plated (gold plating optional).Interconnect is provided with standard EMC solderlugs and accept 20AWG wiring (PC pin terminals are available). The switch housing requires less than 3.0 inches behind display panel. The unit is designed to meet applicable military and stringent commercial standards, including seal, moisture resistance, vibration, temperature, shock and environmentalrequirements, and is rated to IP64 protection standards.
For unit pricing, please contact the factory. Lead time is typically 12 weeks ARO.
Complete specifications are available on request.
Electro-Mech Components, Inc. is located 15 miles east of downtown Los Angeles in South El Monte, California and specializes in the design and manufacture of illuminated pushbutton switches, indicator lights, potentiometer+switch assemblies, and multi-switch interlocking assemblies. The company operates its switch manufacturing and shelter manufacturing plants in Tijuana, B.C. Mexico.
For complete specifications and drawings on the SW44895 or the company's entire line of products contact Electro-Mech Components, Inc., 1826 Floradale Ave., South El Monte, CA 91733-3689, Phone (888) 442-7180, Fax (626) 350-8070, Email: [email protected], Web: www.electromechcomp.com.
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