Push Button Heads

Push button heads are a key component part of push buttons, which are a simple type of switch mechanism used to control one aspect of a machine or device. They are the part that is pressed to operate the switch, and are often composed of a hard material such as metal or plastic.

What are push button heads used for?

The push button head is the part of a push button that is pressed down upon when the button is operated. In an industrial setting, they are often used to start or stop heavy machinery. Push button heads are usually colour coded to make their function clear and sometimes shaped to conform to fingers or hands.

Types of push button heads

Push button heads largely vary by material, colour and shape, depending on what you use them for. An emergency stop button, for example may be bright red, with a larger head for quick and easy use in an emergency situation. Buttons for turning machinery on and off may be flat so that they lie flush inside a push button control stationhousing and can't be knocked or used accidentally.


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RS Stock No. 260-148
Mfr. Part No.L61BA22
BrandBACO
$43.97
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BACO 22.3mm Green/Red/Green Round Spring Return Oval - IP66 - - - -
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Mfr. Part No.1SFA611100R1101
BrandABB
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ABB Modular 22mm Red Round Momentary Round - IP66 - - - -
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$18.01
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Harmony XB4 22mm Blue Round Momentary Round - IP66, IP67, IP69, IP69K - - - -
RS Stock No. 609-3042
Mfr. Part No.ZB5AS52
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Harmony XB5 22mm Black Round Turn to Release Mushroom Plastic IP66, IP67, IP69, IP69K - 40mm No -
RS Stock No. 620-6125
Mfr. Part No.M22-DLH-R+M22-A
BrandEaton
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M22 22mm Red Round Momentary Round Plastic IP69K - 29.7mm Yes -
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Mfr. Part No.ZB4BP3
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Harmony XB4 22mm Green Round Momentary Booted Metal IP66, IP67 - - No -
RS Stock No. 454-8449
Mfr. Part No.M22-DL-R+M22-A+M22-LED-R
BrandEaton
$37.02
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M22 22mm Red Round Momentary Round Illuminated Plastic IP69K - 29.7mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 340-718
Mfr. Part No.XACA9411
$12.214
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Harmony XAC 22mm White Round Front Mounting Flush Plastic IP69 - - No -
RS Stock No. 746-4502
Mfr. Part No.9001KR1GH5
$120.18
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Harmony 9001K 30mm Green Round Momentary Round - IP66 - - - -
RS Stock No. 411-2753
Mfr. Part No.3SB3000-1HA20
BrandSiemens
$64.95
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3SB3 22mm Red Round Latching Mushroom with Key Switch - IP66 - - - -
RS Stock No. 874-1960
Mfr. Part No.3SU1051-0AB40-0AA0
BrandSiemens
$15.29
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SIRIUS ACT 22mm Green Round Momentary Flat Metal IP66, IP67, IP69K - 29.5mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 922-4909
Mfr. Part No.ZB4BL7341
$33.20
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Harmony XB4 22.5mm Green, Red Rectangular Momentary Flush Metal IP67, IP69, IP69K I, O - - -
RS Stock No. 656-7199
Mfr. Part No.ZB4BA331
$21.22
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Harmony XB4 22mm Green Round Momentary Round - IP66, IP67, IP69, IP69K - - - -
RS Stock No. 609-2601
Mfr. Part No.ZB4BS55
$73.44
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Harmony XB4 22mm Yellow Round Turn to Release Mushroom Metal IP66, IP67, IP69, IP69K - 40mm No -
RS Stock No. 399-2952
Mfr. Part No.M22-DL-R+M22-A
BrandEaton
$22.91
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M22 22mm Red Round Momentary Round Illuminated Plastic IP69K - 29.7mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 609-2207
Mfr. Part No.ZB4BD922
$143.82
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Harmony XB4 22mm Black Round Potentiometer Flush, Potentiometer Metal IP66 - - No -
RS Stock No. 757-8715
Mfr. Part No.1SFA611100R1102
BrandABB
$8.21
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ABB Modular 22mm Green Round Momentary Round - IP66 - - - -
RS Stock No. 609-2140
Mfr. Part No.ZB4BA334
$21.22
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Harmony XB4 22mm White Round Momentary Flush Metal IP66, IP67, IP69, IP69K Up arrow - No -
RS Stock No. 847-5143
Mfr. Part No.M22-D-S
BrandEaton
$11.40
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M22 22.5mm Black Round Momentary Round Plastic IP67, IP69K - 29.7mm No -
RS Stock No. 746-8545
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