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Power Slide Switches feature dustproof design.

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Rated 16 A at 125 Vac, G/GS– 2011 and G/GS -2012 Series Power Slide Switches are available in SPST and SPDT circuitries. Fully enclosed units install in 0.550 x 1.125 panel opening and are available in custom colors. Operating from -25 to +105°C with minimum no load rating of 100,000 cycles, switches can be modified to suit specific actuation forces, actuator height requirements, and styles. Optional toppers can be added to optimize appearance of panel and match mating surface.

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Heavy Duty, Dust Proof Power Slide Switches from CW Industries

Southampton, PA. –CW Industries, a long recognized manufacturer of switches, connectors and custom components for the OEM, has developed a line of fully enclosed, heavy duty power slide switches that are rated at 16A @125VAC. 

The G/GS– 2011 and G/GS -2012 Series Power Slide Switches are Dust Proof and available in both SPST and SPDT circuitries. These compact switches are easy to install into a panel opening of 0.550 x 1.125 and available in custom colors. Optional toppers can be added to the switch to enhance the appearance of your panel and match its mating surface.

The G/GS– 2011 and G/GS -2012 Series switches are manufactured on fully automated equipment making it an ideal, cost effective alternative to more costly dust proof switches with rubber boots. These switches can be modified to suit specific actuation forces, actuator height requirements and styles. The operating temperature rating range is -25°C to +105°C, and rated at 100,000 cycles no load minimum.


Used in many consumer and industrial applications such as power tools, vacuums and appliances, both series are ROHS compliant and UL ,CSA and VDE listed.

Serving customers since 1904, CW Industries is a World Class Manufacturer serving many of the leading industrial, consumer and defense electronics manufacturers with complex electromechanical slide, rocker and pushbutton switches; insulation displacement and MIL SPEC connectors; and a variety of custom switches, custom connectors and assemblies that require a high level of precision, performance and reliability. CW Industries is ITAR Registered, IS0 9001 Certified and our in house test facility is qualified to UL, CSA and DOD standards.

For more information and technical specifications, contact Jon Schott at CW Industries, 130 James Way, Southampton PA, 18966. Phone: 215-355-7080. Email:

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