High-capacity Rocker Switches Target Heavy Duty Apps
Fri, 07/02/2010 - 6:39am
NKK Switches announced the availability of the SW3800 Series of high-capacity rocker switches. The company asserts the series’ robust design and high electrical capacity make appropriate for nearly any heavy duty application. The devices are standard size rocker switches constructed of sturdy, high performance materials that include a steel mounting frame. Additionally, these rockers feature screw terminals made of brass with nickel plating. The actuators are white. Electrical capacity for these rockers, rates at 30 A at 125 VAC, 30 A at 250 VAC and 30 A at 30 V DC for resistive loads; and up to 30 A at 125 VAC and 15 A at 250 VAC for inductive loads. The SW3800 Series switches are designed for panel mount applications and are UL Recognized and CSA Certified. They are available in DPST, DPDT, 3PST and 3PDT configurations with all circuits maintained. Mechanical life is rated at 50,000 operations minimum and electrical life is rated at 25,000 operations minimum. The operating temperature range spans -10°C to +70°C.