12000 series

12000

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Toggle switches specially manufactured for defense, telecommunications and other industrial applications. 1, 2, 3 and 4 pole configurations, silver, gold-plated silver or solid gold rivet contacts. Several front panel sealing options. Bright chrome, satin chrome or matt black finish. CECC approved. Several locking lever options.


Main features

  • Approvals: CECC 96201-005, CECC 96201-008, meeting the requirements of MIL standard (MIL 3950)
  • Robust switches for high specification environments
  • Toggle action on 2-position models giving smooth mechanical operation
  • Plastic material with high insulation resistance
  • Several front panel sealing options
  • Several locking lever options
  • Bright chrome, satin chrome or matt black finish
Upon request, each individual switch can be submitted to a low-level run-in test of 50 or 250 cycles to ensure suitability for special applications requiring a very high level of reliability (military, space, etc.).

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978-372-1602 East Coast
760-598-2518 West Coast

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Ergonomics 1

Ergonomics 2

Features

General specification

• Torque:1.50 Nm (1.10 Ft.lb) max. applied between the 2 nuts
• Standard panel thickness: 4.5 mm (.177) max.

Environmental specifications

• Operating temperature : -40 °C to +85 °C (-40 °F to 185 °F)

Electrical specifications

• Max. current/voltage rating with resistive load:
- silver contacts (A-AD2-X780): 4 A 30 VDC
- gold contacts (D): 100 mA 30 VDC
• Minimum load: AD2-X780-D contacts: 10 mA 50 mV, 10 μA 5 V min.
• Initial contact resistance: 10 mΩ max.
• Insulation resistance: 1.000 MΩ min. at 500 VDC
• Dielectric strength:
1,000 Vrms 50 Hz min. between terminals
2,000 Vrms 50 Hz min. between poles and between terminals and frame
• Contact bounce: 2 ms max.

Materials

• Case: diallylphthalate (DAP)
• Actuator: brass, chrome plated
• Bushing: brass, nickel plated
• Housing: brass, nickel plated
• Contacts
A: silver
AD2: gold plated silver (2 microns gold)
X780: solid rivet - gold plated silver/nickel alloy
D: solid gold rivet
X910: silver/nickel alloy
• Terminal seal: epoxy
• AD2 and X780 contacts can be used for high-level applications. In this case, the gold layer is considered only as a protection against oxidation during storage.

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