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Micro Switch - Premium Zippy 3-Terminal

SKU: ADA817

$3.50 AUD, inc GST

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Micro Switch - Premium Zippy 3-Terminal
3.5 AUD

SKU: ADA817

$3.50 AUD, inc GST
1 reviews 0 5 5
61 units ship in 4 to 7 days (delivered by Fri, 2nd of Jun)

Micro-switches are often found in arcade buttons and joysticks but they're also really handy in any kind of mechatronics project or when you need a basic sensor. They are always 'tactile' (clicky feeling), and 'momentary' (the switch closes when pressed, then snaps open once released). They come in a few different varieties (mostly having to do with the contacts and how big the actuator is).

This microswitch has a small bump actuator, but They also have kinds with a lever, roller lever and long wire. Compared to the other 'generic' micro-switches We carry, this one is higher quality and has better specifications. This is a basic micro switch for arcade and mini robots, and Adafruit don't have any detailed specifications for it so this switch is recommended for use with 30VDC and 250mA max. A great replacement for arcade controls.

Technical Details

  • Operating Frequency (mechanical): 120 operations/min
  • Operating Frequency (electrical): 5A-10~30 operations/min
  • Contact Resistance (initial): 100m Ω (Max.)
  • Insulation Resistance (at 500VDC): 100M Ω (Min.)
  • Dielectric Strength (50-60Hz): 1000VAC RMS
  • Storage Temperature: -25°C to 85°C
  • Storage Humidity: At 40°C,Max. 85% RH (Max.)
  • Service Life (mechanical): Min. 10,000,000 operations
  • Service Life (electrical): 5A - Min. 10,000 operations

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Customer Reviews

  1. Review by James verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    Hi I have received the micro switches they are exactly what I was looking for to replace one in a Compound Saw
    bought at Aldi much appreciated Thank You
    Kind Regards
    James

    (Posted on 18/01/2017)

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