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ROTA-SLIDE® Rotary Switches

R, Rotary

Features/Benefits

  • Multi-pole and multi-position
  • Positive detent
  • Panel and PCB mounting
  • Enclosed
  • RoHS Compliant

Typical Applications

  • Ceiling fans
  • Industrial equipment
  • Portable tools

Specifications

  1. CONTACT RATING: Q contact material: 5 AMPS @ 125 V AC; 2.5 AMPS @ 250 V AC; 0.5 AMPS @ 125 V DC; 1/8 HP @ 125 and 250 V AC (UL/CSA).
  2. ELECTRICAL LIFE: 10,000 make-and-break cycles at full load.
  3. CONTACT RESISTANCE: Below 10 m Ω typ. initial @ 2-4 V DC, 100 mA, for both silver and gold plated contacts.
  4. INSULATION RESISTANCE: 109 Ω min.
  5. DIELECTRIC STRENGTH: 1,000 Vrms min. @ sea level.
  6. INDEXING: 36º -one contact models; 10 position max.; two contact models 5 position max.
  7. OPERATING & STORAGE TEMPERATURE: -30ºC to 95ºC

Materials

  1. HOUSING & BUSHING: 6/6 Nylon (UL 94V-2).
  2. ACTUATOR: 6/6 nylon (UL 94V-2).
  3. CONTACTS & TERMINALS: Q contact material: Copper, silver plated. See page L-36 for additional contact materials.
  4. CONTACT SPRING: Music wire or stainless steel.
  5. MOUNTING NUT: Brass, nickel plated.
  6. TERMINAL SEAL: Epoxy.