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Rotary Switches Have Up To 16 Positions

Angular, linear and positioning controls and channel and frequency selection are among the uses for P60A series 10-position, binary-coded decimal or complements switches and 16-position hexadecimal or complements models. The rotary switches come in either surface-mount or through-hole styles, with a right-angle-mounting, through-hole configuration also available. Actuator options include knurled, slotted spindle, segment wheel with position number shown, and cross-shaped screwdriver slot type. The 0.394" square x 0.236" high P60A switches are completely sealed and have a life expectancy of 10,000 operations. They also have a precision detent action compatible with either clockwise or counterclockwise rotation. Rating for the P60A is 24 Vdc at 150 mA maximum. Initial contact resistance is less than 100 milliohms. Operating temperature ranges is from -20°C to +85°C. And pricing is $1.65 each/1,000. More details are available from APEM COMPONENTS INC., Haverhill, MA. (781) 246-1007.


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