Press Release Summary:
Single-pole, single-throw N Series Switches are rated for up to 200,000 operation cycles and have contact current ratings of 10 A at 125 Vac or 6 A at 250 Vac. Line voltage wires can be terminated by screw or push-in methods. Motor and capacitor connections are push-in. Switches are suited for professional power tools such as drills, drivers, hammer drills, shears, and nibblers. They can be ordered with reversing module as well as lock-on button.
Original Press Release:
New Line of Tools Switches Provide Speed Control
HARRISBURG, PA - December 12, 2003 - Tyco Electronics, a business segment of Tyco International Ltd., recently introduced the N series line of professional power tool switches. The N series switch is a family of single-pole, single throw switches suitable for use in professional power tools like drills, drivers, hammer drills, shears and nibblers. The basic features of the switch are available on all styles, but the switching capabilities are broken down as follows:
N0 Version - On/Off Control
N1 Version - Two-speed control, bypass contact
N2 Version - Half wave speed control with bypass contact
N3 Version - Full-wave speed control without bypass contact
N41 Version - Line voltage potentiometer
N42 Version - Low voltage potentiometer
The switches are rated for up to 200,000 operation cycles and have contact current ratings of 10A at 125VAC or 6A at 250 VAC. Line voltage wires can be terminated by screw or push-in methods. Motor and capacitor connections are push-in.
N Series switches can be ordered with a reversing module as well as a lock-on button. Several trigger styles and colors can be selected from. Additionally, the reversing lever is available in several styles and colors.
For more information on N Series power tool switches, contact Tyco Electronics' technical support center at 1-800-522-6752 or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. More information on the web at www.tycoelectronics.com
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