Carling Technologies Single Pole Single Throw (SPST), Latching Rocker Switch Panel Mount

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Product Details

V Series Sealed Contura Rocker Switches

From Carling Technologies, the Contura V series of sealed rocker switches designed for panel mounting. The IP65/68 waterproof switches are robustly constructed from toughened engineering materials providing complete protection from dust, extended spray and submersion. Contura V switches are recognized to UL1500 – Ignition Protection for Marine Products. These switches are shock, vibration, thermos-shock, moisture and salt spray resistant.

Illuminated and Non-illuminated
The Contura V series of rocker switches are available in both standard non-illuminated or illuminated versions with incandescent, neon and a wide variety of LEDs including superbrite,
flashing and bi-colour.

Removable actuators
With an extensive range of removable rocker actuators in various legend designs and colours, the Contura V rocker switches provide countless options for panel designs. A handy actuator tool is available separately for quick removal and replacement of rocker faces. ( part number 665-562)

Switch operation and contact configuration
With a choice of momentary or latching switching in single pole double pole and triple pole contact configurations, the V series of rockers offer an array of circuit solutions.

Panel mounting
Fitting is easy, once the recommended panel cut-out is made ( 21.8 x 36.8) the panel mount rocker switches simple snap in to the aperture. The multi-step mounting wings provide a secure fit for panel thicknesses of 0.8 mm to 6.35 mm.

Features and Benefits

• IP66/68 ingress protection
• Dual seal protection
• Vibration, shock, thermos-shock, moisture and salt spray resistant
• Interchangeable actuators with a choice of multiple symbols
• Connection via 6.3 mm quick connect blade terminals
• SPST, SPDT, DPST, DPDT and 3PDT contact configurations
• On-Off, On-Off-On, Off-On-On, and On-On-On switching operations

Typical applications for sealed rocker switches

Rocker switches are one of the most frequently used types of electrical switch in the market today. The Contura V-series of waterproof switches is designed specifically for harsh environments. Some of the most common are:

• Marine and shipping
• Highway and motorway vehicles and machinery
• Mining machinery

FAQ

Are the rocker switches easy to connect?
Yes, the V series of rocker switches are fitted with industry standard 6.35 x 0.8 mm quick connect male tab terminals. Simply select the appropriate red, yellow or blue female push on receptacles, according to the wire size required.

Carling Technologies® Rocker Switches

Specifications
Attribute Value
Contact Configuration Single Pole Single Throw (SPST)
Switch Operation Latching
Panel Cut Out Width 21.08mm
Panel Cut Out Height 36.83mm
Contact Current Rating 20 A @ 12 V dc
Actuator Colour Black
Mounting Type Panel Mount
IP Rating IP66, IP68
Terminal Type Quick Connect
Actuator Shape Rectangular
Contact Resistance 10mΩ
Mechanical Life 150000Operations
DC Voltage Rating 12V
Minimum Operating Temperature -40°C
Panel Cut Out Size 36.83 x 21.08mm
Contact Material Silver
Operating Temperature Range -40 → +85°C
Case Material Polyester
Maximum Operating Temperature +85°C
44 : Next working day (AU stock)
63 : 5 working days (Global stock)
Price (ex. GST) Each
$ 6.44
(exc. GST)
$ 7.08
(inc. GST)
units
Per unit
1 +
$6.44
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