Electronic Design

Rocker Exploits Patented Sealing Technology

IP66 rated, the RBW2 Series rocker switch employs a patented sealing technology to lock out the elements without a rubber boot. The component fits in a 22 mm x 30 mm panel cutout and is viable for use in commercial appliances, electrical housewares, floor-care appliances, industrial controls, medical equipment, and white goods. Specifications include an electrical life of 50,000 cycles, a mechanical life of 50,000 cycles, contact resistance of less than 30 m?, insulation resistance of 500 M? at 500 Vdc, dielectric strength of 1 kVac for one minute, and an operating temperature from -20°C to +85°C. min. E-SWITCH INC., Minneapolis, MN. (800) 867-2717.

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