IP 68 Heavy Duty Sealed Rocker Switches for Harsh Environments
News Release from:
15 October 2012
CW Industries is pleased to announce a new series of IP68 rated, heavy duty rocker switches for use in harsh environments that are resistant to both dust and liquids. Rated at 25 amps 12VDC, the GRB-1X4 and GRB-2X4 Series switches are available in SPST, SPDT, DPST and DPDT with maintained, momentary and center off functions.
These switches mount into a standard panel opening of .831” X 1.457” requiring no mounting hardware and have a temperature rating range from -40°C to +85°C. The switch insulating materials are UL94V-2 thermoplastic and the switches are available in a wide range of color options, imprinting, terminal type and actuator types to meet your specific design requirements.
ROHS compliant, this new series of switches are vibration and shock resistant and offer complete protection against dust and prolonged spray and submersion. Applications include automotive, marine, agricultural, mass transit, highway and off road vehicles.
Serving customers since 1904, CW Industries is a World Class Manufacturer serving many of the leading industrial, consumer and defense electronics manufacturers with complex electromechanical slide, rocker and pushbutton switches; insulation displacement and MIL SPEC connectors; and a variety of custom switches, custom connectors and assemblies that require a high level of precision, performance and reliability. CW Industries is ITAR Registered, IS0 9001 Certified and our in house test facility is qualified to UL, CSA and DOD standards.