Rocker Switches feature round actuator and body.

Press Release Summary:

Series CR panel mount rocker switches are offered with circular, oval, or paddle style actuators in 2-tone black, white, and red opaque color combinations or illuminated in white, red, amber, or green. Electrical functionality is SPDT/On-On or SPST On-Off. Switches fit 20.2 mm diameter panel cut-out with behind panel depth of 22.6 mm. They feature max current rating of 16 A at 125 Vac, 10 A at 250 Vac, and VDE rating of 10 A at 125 Vac and 6A at 250 Vac.

Original Press Release:

ITT Industries, Cannon Introduces Newly Designed Round Rocker Switches

NEWTON, MA (May 28, 2003) - The new CR series of panel mount rocker switches from ITT Industries, Cannon features a unique round actuator and body, ideally suited for small and large appliances, office equipment, computers, peripherals and other applications.

A standard feature in each of Cannon's new panel mount rocker series switches, is the wide choice of actuator styles. Round CR units, for example, are available with circular, oval or paddle style actuators in two-tone black, white and red opaque color combinations or illuminated in white, red, amber and green colors. Electrical functionality is SPDT/On-On or SPST On-Off.

CR series rockers fit a 20.2mm diameter panel cut-out with a behind panel depth of 22.6mm. They feature a maximum current rating of 16A at 125VAC, 10A @ 250VAC and a VDE rating of 10A @ 125 VAC and 6A @ 250VAC. Electrical life is 10,000 make and break cycles at full load.

At 10,000 pieces, the typical price, depending on the specific model, is $0.39 with lead-times of stock to 8 weeks.

Cannon's new extended family of additional panel mount rocker switches also includes miniature rectangular styles, single and double power devices, and specialty products.

Cannon offers a wide variety of switches, including toggle, tactile, key, navigation, pushbutton, slide, DIP, snap, switchlock and rotary.

About ITT Industries, Cannon
ITT Industries, Cannon ( is an international supplier of connectors, interconnects, cable assemblies, switches, dome arrays, keypads, multi-function grips, panel switch assemblies, I/O card kits, smart card systems and LAN components, as well as a provider of high-speed/high-bandwidth network systems and services.

ITT Industries, Inc. supplies advanced technology products and services in key markets including: electronic interconnects and switches; defense communication, opto-electronics, information technology and services; fluid and water management and other specialty products. Headquartered in White Plains, NY, the company generated $4.99 billion in 2002 sales. In addition to the New York Stock Exchange, ITT Industries stock is traded on the Midwest, Pacific, London, Paris and Frankfurt exchanges.

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