APEM’s Pushbutton Switch Sealed to IP67

Wed June 18, 2008 - National Edition

APEM Components Inc. a manufacturer of miniature and industrial switches, introduces its high performance 13000X778 Series professional grade push/pull pushbutton switches.

These switches are well suited for industrial, heavy equipment, construction and military applications.

The 13000X778 family of switches is sealed to IP67 and features a double shell case for mechanical strength and electrical insulation. The positive detent action and the 5-lb. actuation force help to ensure reliable operation, according to the manufacturer.

The switch is offered with a red anodized aluminum actuator. Special colors also are available.

The 13000X778 Series comes standard with gold-plated, solid silver rivet contacts and a matte black chromium finish for a non-reflective appearance. The switch is suitable for ultra-low level applications of 10mA at 50mV and for power applications up to 4 amps at 125VAC.