ITW Switches announces its Series 48M family of switches that provides tough, vandal-resistant performance in a stainless steel or brass nickel-plated housing. Panel-sealed to IP-67 (protection against immersion in water) and RoHS compliant, these compact components have a housing diameter of 0.65" (16.49 mm). They come in electro-mechanical or solid-state (Hall effect) versions in momentary or maintained action. An array of illumination options is available: center-spot LED in a variety of colors, ring illumination or non-lighted. With PC or solder terminals, the series is well suited for use in outdoor controls, interactive kiosks, security equipment, medical equipment, food processing equipment, military equipment and industrial machinery.