Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems

Tactile Switch offers operating life of 10 million cycles.

Press Release Summary:

Tactile Switch offers operating life of 10 million cycles.

Apr 19, 2013 - Rated to IP67 standards, TL6200 Series comes in both SMT and through hole termination options and offers multiple actuator lengths. Sealed SPST switch features contact rating of 50 mA, 24 Vdc and initial contact resistance of 30 mΩ max. Capable of operating in temperatures from -40 to 85°C, switch is suited for consumer electronics, medical devices, A/V equipment, computer peripherals, instrumentation, and telecommunications applications.

Original Press Release

The TL6200 Series Long Life Tact Switch from E-Switch is Rated to 10 Million Operating Cycles and IP67 Sealed

Press release date: Apr 09, 2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN --- E-Switch announces a new long life sealed tactile switch, the TL6200. The TL6200 series tact switch offers a long operating life of 10 million cycles and is rated to IP67 standards. This tact switch comes in both SMT (gullwing) and thru hole termination options, and offers multiple actuator lengths.

The applications and markets for this switch include consumer electronics, medical devices, audio/visual, computer peripherals, instrumentation, telecommunications and more.

Specifications for the TL6200 series tact switch include:
Contact Arrangement: SPST
Contact Rating: 50mA, 24VDC
Contact Resistance: 30 mΩ Max (initial)
Insulation Resistance: 10 MΩ Min.
Dielectric Strength: 250VAC for 1 minute
Electrical Life: 10,000,000 cycles
Mechanical Life: 10,000,000 cycles
Operating Temperature: -40°C to 85°C
Storage Temperature: -40°C to 85°C
Travel: 1.00mm
Moisture Protection: IP67 ratings
Actuation Force: 300 grams

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. E-Switch has 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.