knitter-switch

Address:
Grove House
Lutyens Close
Chineham Court
Basingstoke
RG24 8AG
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1256338670

Fax: +44 (0)1256338671

Web: www.knitter-switch.com


knitter-switch articles

Displaying 1 - 20 of 88

Resistant illuminated pushbuttons suit difficult environments

Resistant illuminated pushbuttons suit difficult environments
knitter-switch now offers an extended product range of pushbutton switches for difficult environments. The ICPE22 series are resistant illuminated pushbuttons with polycarbonate case. It is a lower priced alternative to the usual stainless steel switches. The field of application is also industrial controlling systems.
11th May 2017

Rotary coded switches are available with 4, 6 or 8 positions

Rotary coded switches are available with 4, 6 or 8 positions
knitter-switch has announced that it now offers an extended product range of rotary coded switches. The switches of the DRS/DRR/SMR 60000 series are now – in addition to 10 and 16 positions - also available with 4, 6 or 8 positions. The 20000 series is now available with 8, 10 and 16 positions and the DRS/SMR 15000/16000 series is also available with 4 positions.
17th March 2017

Fifty years of switches to be showcased at electronica

Fifty years of switches to be showcased at electronica
Switch manufacturer knitter-switch is to exhibit once again at electronica, the world’s leading trade fair for the electronics industry. electronica 2016 takes place at the Munich Trade Fair Centre from 8th to 11th November and knitter-switch can be seen at booth 273 in hall B5. 2016 is a special year for knitter-switch. 
13th October 2016


knitter-switch widens range of detector switches

knitter-switch widens range of detector switches
knitter-switch now offers an extended product range of detector switches. Detector switches are used for recognition of variation or manipulation of movable or removable parts such as caps, covers, or connections. For example, they are used in printers to notify users when the papertray is empty. They are also responsible for recognising manipulation of smoke detectors.
14th June 2016

IP67 pushbutton features high quality design

IP67 pushbutton features high quality design
With an IP67 rating, the new DPY 1 CB pushbutton from knitter-switch is designed for ruggedised industrial applications requiring water-proofing. The DPY 1 CB features a stainless steel actuator and gold plated contacts. It is used on PC boards with a hole diameter of 16mm.
22nd April 2016

SMT encoder saves space

SMT encoder saves space
  knitter-switch introduces an encoder which saves space due to its small foot print and height. It is designed for applications which require a high quality encoder where space is extremely restricted, e.g. measurement instrumentation or household applications.
7th January 2016

SMT-Encoder saves space

SMT-Encoder saves space
knitter-switch introduces an encoder which saves space because of its very small foot print and height. It is designed for applications which need a high quality encoder where space is extremely restricted, e.g. measurement instrumentation or household applications.
4th December 2015

knitter-switch introduce 2.5mm high SMT pushbutton switch

knitter-switch introduce 2.5mm high SMT pushbutton switch
knitter-switch has today announced the launch of a new low profile, surface-mount pushbutton switch designed for use in any situation where the need to interrupt current flow is required to activate a function. Typical applications for the new TSS 6325 N pushbutton switch include use as a reset switch on IT equipment, communications systems or instrumentation.
2nd September 2013

knitter-switch unveil Sealed Micro-Switch with Lever and Terminal options

knitter-switch unveil Sealed Micro-Switch with Lever and Terminal options
knitter-switch has today introduced the DM-SME series micro-switches, intended for use across a multitude of professional and consumer applications. The DM-SME versatile micro-switches can be sealed to IP67 when hard wired (AWG 18 wire) or to IP50 when connected via terminals.
8th July 2013

knitter-switch Announces Fully Sealed IP67 Pushbutton and Toggle switches

knitter-switch Announces Fully Sealed IP67 Pushbutton and Toggle switches
knitter-switch launches three new series of switches designed for use in applications where the need to protect against the ingress of moisture is paramount. The MHP/MHG/MHW series comprise pushbutton and toggle switches fully sealed to IP67 and designed for use in marine environments as well as industrial machines and special vehicles such as military and industrial including garbage trucks and agricultural equipment.
28th May 2013

knitter-switch Introduce Space Saving Piano DIL-Switches

knitter-switch Introduce Space Saving Piano DIL-Switches
knitter-switch announces the DHP 600 series of DIL switches designed for use in applications where space is at a premium and where the need for reliable switching is equally important. DHP 600 switches are piano style DIL switches that are surface mountable and incorporate gold plated contacts for maximum switching reliability.
3rd April 2013

Waterproof Switch Products described in new Short-form from knitter-switch

Waterproof Switch Products described in new Short-form from knitter-switch
knitter-switch has published a four page short-form catalogue which highlights the company’s comprehensive waterproof switch offering designed to suit all types of outdoor applications as well as those requiring protection against moisture ingress.
26th February 2013

High Operating Temperature Miniature Encoder From knitter-switch

High Operating Temperature Miniature Encoder From knitter-switch
knitter-switch announces the availability of a small mechanical encoder designed for use in a wide variety of high-end applications including medical systems, broadcast, professional AV equipment and industrial controls. The MER(P) 9 series encoders feature a horizontal shaft which is available in many styles and lengths and with a thread as an option.
19th February 2013

knitter-switch Shortform Details Illuminated Switches

knitter-switch Shortform Details Illuminated Switches
knitter-switch has published a four page shortform to outline the company’s wide range of illuminated pushbutton switches, encoders, LED indicators and membrane keypads. The new shortform provides brief product specifications and also points the reader to the relevant parts of the 2013 general catalog which was introduced last year at electronica 2012.
28th January 2013

knitter-switch will use electronica 2012 to demonstrate its unrivalled capability in switching products and switching

knitter-switch will use electronica 2012 to demonstrate its unrivalled capability in switching products and switching
knitter-switch is once again exhibiting at electronica, the world’s leading trade fair for the electronics industry. knitter-switch always uses electronica to both introduce new products and meet its customers and this year’s show will be no different - with sales and support staff on hand to discuss the latest switch developments, specific applications and the new products included in the company’s 2013 product catalogue.
6th September 2012

knitter-switch - Illuminated Pushbutton Switch has long travel

knitter-switch - Illuminated Pushbutton Switch has long travel
The TM81 Fx-RA from knitter-switch is a key addition to its illuminated pushbutton family. It is a new side-operated, long travel switch designed to suit a wide variety of applications. According to knitter-switch, TM 81 Fx-RA switches are ideal for use in industrial and medical instrumentation, communications infrastructure applications and in computing and network hardware.
3rd September 2012

Washable Illuminated Pushbutton Switch Series from knitter-switch is available in four LED Colours

Washable Illuminated Pushbutton Switch Series from knitter-switch is available in four LED Colours
knitter-switch has introduced a washable illuminated pushbutton switch available in a choice of four LED colours. Designed for a wide variety of applications including office automation, games consoles, vending machines and measuring instruments, the TME 82 Series switches are designed for through-hole mount.
3rd July 2012

LED Illuminated Pushbutton Switches from knitter-switch can display two different messages

LED Illuminated Pushbutton Switches from knitter-switch can display two different messages
knitter-switch announces an illuminated panel mounted pushbutton Tact switch that uses LEDs to display two different symbols or messages. Each LP10 “double legend” pushbutton switch contains a combination of two coloured LEDs – red/blue, red/green and several single colours and one of two messages is visible depending on which LED is illuminated.
30th May 2012

knitter-switch - Pushbutton Switch features fast-on tabs for quick and solder-free cable connection

knitter-switch - Pushbutton Switch features fast-on tabs for quick and solder-free cable connection
knitter-switch announces a panel-mount pushbutton switch that can be quickly mounted and easily connected for use in a wide variety of applications including power supply equipment, solar controllers, automotive service systems, vending machines, alarm panels and battery chargers.
16th April 2012

knitter-switch - DPL 1 LED Illuminated Panel Mount Pushbutton Switch

knitter-switch - DPL 1 LED Illuminated Panel Mount Pushbutton Switch
knitter-switch announces a panel mounted pushbutton switch that will interest those designing office automation equipment, measuring instruments as well as systems that require an illuminated switch easy to mount.
20th February 2012


Sign up to view our publications

Sign up

Sign up to view our downloads

Sign up

Sensor+Test 2019
25th June 2019
Germany Nürnberg Messe
DSEI 2019
10th September 2019
United Kingdom EXCEL, London
European Microwave Week 2019
29th September 2019
France Porte De Versailles Paris
Engineering Design Show 2019
16th October 2019
United Kingdom Ricoh Arena, Coventry
ELIV 2019
16th October 2019
Germany Bonn World Conference Center