Press Release Summary:
Available in 9 cap colors and 8 LED colors or color combinations, Controlmec(TM) Single Pole/Momentary Switch is rated for 10 million operations. Solid cap has temperature range of -40 to +65Â°C, while LED operates from -40 to +85Â°C. Five-position integrated switch is suitable for control, navigating displays, or operating auxiliary equipment on vehicle or boat. Switch can also be supplied in IP67 sealed model.
Original Press Release:
APEM Introduces Controlmec(TM) Pushbutton Switch
Designed for easy activation in indoor and non-dusty applications
Haverhill, MA - APEM Components, a leading manufacturer of quality switches and joysticks, introduces Controlmec(TM), a five position integrated switch solution. Designed for easy activation in indoor and non-dusty applications, Controlmec can be used to control a unit, navigate in a display, or to operate indoor auxiliary equipment on a vehicle or boat. The Controlmec can also be supplied as an IP67 sealed solution.
Controlmec is a single pole/momentary switch, rated for a lifetime of 10 million operations. The solid cap has a temperature range of -40 to +65, while the LED operates from -40 to +85°C. It is available in nine cap colors and eight LED colors or color combinations.
An extension of the industry-standard Navimec(TM) system, the Controlmec includes one complete solid cap, a unit panel plate of the customer's design, and a printed circuit board (PCB) including the switches. The PCB with the switches is assembled according to MEC specifications and mounted to the back side of the front panel. Configurations can be made with through-hole or surface mount device (SMD) switch versions, provided they are accurately positioned.
Since 1952, APEM has been a leading manufacturer of high quality miniature and industrial switches. Offering one of the broadest product lines in the industry, APEM's switch offering includes pushbutton, rocker, slide, snap-action, DIP, rotary, tact, keylock, pushwheel and toggle switches. APEM also produces a wide range of industrial controls, joysticks, membrane switches and switch panel assemblies. For more information about APEM or its broad line of products, contact APEM Components, Inc., 63 Neck Road, Haverhill, MA 01835 at 978-372-1602 or visit the company's website at www.apem.com.