Rotary DIP Switch offers IP67 seal protection.

Press Release Summary:

Offering choice of 4, 6, 8, 10, or 16 positions, RDT Series features contact rating of 42 Vdc, contact resistance of 80 mW, and insulation resistance of 100 MW. Switch provides through hole or SMT termination with operating temperatures of -40 to 85°C and -60 to 125°C, respectively. Available with right angle or vertical mounting options, switch has life expectancy of 10,000 steps.

Original Press Release:

The RDT Series Rotary DIP Switch Offers IP67 Seal Protection and 5 Position Options

MINNEAPOLIS, MN --- E-Switch announces the RDT series rotary DIP switch. This small switch offers a choice of 4, 6, 8, 10 or 16 positions. It offers IP67 sealing protection for applications that need protection from the elements. The RDT series DIP switch also comes with SMT or thru hole option termination options, and right angle or vertical mounting options. This switch comes in your choice of tape & reel or tube packaging and has gold contacts.

Specifications include:

o Life Expectancy: 10,000 steps

o Contact Rating:

Switching: 42VDC, 150mA

Non-switching: 42VDC, 200mA

o Contact Resistance (Initial Max): 80mW

o Insulation Resistance: 100 MW min at 250VDC

o Dielectric Strength: >250 VAC

o Operating Temperature:

-40°C to 85°C (thru hole)

-60°C to 125°C (SMT)

o Actuation Force: 700 gf

Visit E-Switch at to request your full-line catalog! You can also request a sample of one of over 4,000 discrete part numbers for one of your projects!

About E-Switch. In 2009, E-Switch, Inc. acquired Lamb Industries and now offers one of the broadest switch lines available today. Both companies have been delivering innovative and quality switches to the electronics, telecom, high tech, instrumentation, industrial, appliance and consumer markets since 1979. Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, their global reach extends to Europe, Asia and Latin America. Products include Rocker, Toggle, Slide, Tact, Pushbutton, Dip, Rotary, Keylock, Snap Action, Power, illuminated switches, and more. E-Switch has local reps, distributors, engineers and account managers on hand to provide specifying assistance and quick response to requests, along with a top notch sampling and cross-referencing program. E-Switch's online catalogs include complete specifications, drawings and schematics.

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