Modular Pushbutton Switch Series Offers Many Illumination Options
E-Switch announced its modular MDP-16 Series of illuminated pushbutton switches. Its modular interface design features an attractive front panel and many illumination options. Actuator styles include a low or high bezel, and a flush mount or full guard option. There are six actuator colors to choose from. Specifications include electrical life of 6,000 cycles both silver and gold; mechanical life of 50,000 cycles typical; contact rating is 5A, 250V AC; 8A, 125V AC UL and VDE; contact resistance is 100 milliohms (initial max); insulation resistance is 50 Megaohms (Min at 100V); dielectric strength is 2,000V DC; and the operating temperature range is -25°C to 55°C. Markets for the MDP-16 Series switch include industrial control applications, instrumentation, transportation equipment and telecommunications.