High-Power Rocker Switch
July 2006
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The company recently developed a normally open half-rocker switch for use in HVAC furnace door applications. Known in the industry as a “tamper switch,” the new product is intended for use in furnaces, air cleaners, air-conditioners, and power control panels. The switch is rated for up to 21 A at 125 V AC to 250 V AC. The switch is packaged in a small, robust nylon 6/6 UL 94V-2 housing that incorporates 0.250-inch quick-connect tabs. The switch mechanism is rated for 6,000 cycles and features silver-tin oxide contacts. Actuation force for the switch is rated at 425 g with a 0.345-inch actuator travel range. This product is UL-approved and RoHS-compliant. Tyco Electronics, www.tycoelectronics.com


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