Switchtec Ltd

Address:
Brooms Road
Stone Business Park
Stone
Staffs
ST15 0SH
United Kingdom

Phone: 01785 818600

Fax: 01785 811900

Web: www.switchtec.co.uk


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Electromechanical provider boosts sales growth

Electromechanical provider boosts sales growth
Switchtec has launched a new e-commerce website and upgraded its software applications to support a growing customer and product base. The company is a specialist in the supply of electromechanical, electrical and electronic components. With emphasis on customer service; Switchtec carries over seven thousand product lines ex-stock ready for immediate despatch.
4th July 2019

Switch disconnectors reduce installation time

Switch disconnectors reduce installation time
Distributor Switchtec has announced it is now supplying Telergon’s ZBK range of IP66 switch disconnectors. These rugged disconnectors are used as the main on-off switch or isolating switch for general isolating duties or as emergency padlockable on/off switches within the contractor and control industries. Aimed at panel builders, generator manufacturers, equipment manufacturers, and also for use in air conditioning/refrigeration and heating and ventilation applications, their main area of use is when isolating the incoming supply to a machine or piece of equipment.
28th July 2017

Distribution blocks cut manufacturing time

Distribution blocks cut manufacturing time
As sole distributor, Switchtec has introduced the Arnocanali range of distribution blocks. Used to distribute incoming power to smaller or numerous cables within panels, the distribution blocks reduce installation time and keep cable usage to a minimum, providing time and cost savings over traditional methods.
20th March 2017


PCB terminal blocks available in range of power ratings

PCB terminal blocks available in range of power ratings
  In order to meet the need for PCB terminal blocks for use in applications requiring higher current and voltage capabilities, distributor Switchtec has introduced Euroclamp’s MV series of high power terminal blocks. 
8th December 2016

Terminal blocks offer fast, reliable connection

Terminal blocks offer fast, reliable connection
The PVSF series terminal blocks from Euroclamp allow installers to rapidly fit wires and cables to PCBs, providing a low cost, reliable solution. The blocks are available from Switchtec. The product has been developed to meet the needs of customers demanding PCB terminal block headers for applications where Faston connectors are used to connect cables.
19th January 2016

Ergonomic pendant switch

Switchcraft has added an ergonomic option to its line of Cordette pendant switches. Switchcraft has been producing the highest quality momentary cable switches for half a century for such applications as nurse call switches and traffic control overrides.
25th September 2015

Light towers designed for demanding workplace needs

Light towers designed for demanding workplace needs
Available from distributor Switchtec, Sirena’s Elyps range of light towers features a ‘ground up’ design offering machine builders and end users a range of light towers with design and performance levels that meet the increasingly demanding needs of the workplace. Previous light towers had a wiring base and modules that were all voltage specific, requiring each separate component to be stocked in 24, 110 and 230V versions across all five colours as applicable.
22nd July 2015

Switch disconnectors are easier to install & maintain

Switch disconnectors are easier to install & maintain
  Switchtec’s redesigned NT enclosed switch disconnectors offer improved performance at a more competitive price. The disconnectors are now offered in larger enclosures, making it easier for users to terminate stiff cables at the unit’s connection terminals. 
15th June 2015

Plug-in connectors enable production savings

Plug-in connectors enable production savings
Available from specialist distributor Switchtec, plug-in connectors by Euroclamp are screwless for speed of installation and are smaller size to enable more connections per unit length of PCB. Savings are made on production and materials costs.  The new screwless plug-in connectors use a spring clamp to grip the wire unlike traditional screw terminal connector blocks that rely on the tightening of a screw to grip the wire conductor.  
11th March 2015

Solid-state relays arrive with heatsink included

Solid-state relays arrive with heatsink included
The Kudom KSV series solid-state relays (SSRs) are available at distributor Switchtec. They offer fast, reliable switching in applications requiring a high operating speed and a long electrical life. The modular, DIN rail mount relays feature high performance characteristics and are simple to order as the heatsink is included, reducing serial number options.
19th February 2015

Solid state relays deal with demanding applications

Solid state relays deal with demanding applications
Melding compact size with high performance characteristics, Kudom’s KSD series solid state relays (SSRs) is available from specialist distributor Switchtec. The relays provide fast, reliable switching in a wide variety of applications across a broad range of industries. The KSD series is available in three ratings, 3A, 5A and the KSDF version with its integrated heat sink that can switch loads up to 25A.
16th October 2014

DC power relays respond to renewable energy needs

DC power relays respond to renewable energy needs
Switchtec is now stocking Hongfa’s high voltage DC power relays. The components are a response to the growing renewable energy market that includes electric vehicles and the storage of DC energy, where there is a parallel requirement within these applications to switch high voltage DC circuits. The relays use Hongfa’s own patented technology and independent intellectual property to achieve high levels of performance.
15th August 2014

DIN mounting PCB housings are high quality, versatile & low cost

DIN mounting PCB housings are high quality, versatile & low cost
In the world of panel building, there is often the requirement for a low cost, compact enclosure that can be easily fitted – sometimes during the latter stages of manufacturing to accommodate design modifications - to house a small circuit board or similar electronic assembly.  Available from Switchtec, Euroclamp’s CEM series modular DIN rail enclosures provide just the solution.
18th June 2014

Enclosed rotary isolators based on customer feedback

Enclosed rotary isolators based on customer feedback
The SCL IS series of rotary isolators have been introduced by Switchtec. Their main function is to isolate the incoming electrical supply to a machine or a piece of equipment: they are used as the main on/off switch or as an isolating switch for general isolating duties, or as emergency padlockable on/off switches in the contractor and control industries.
3rd December 2013

Switchtec’s user friendly disconnector handles incorporate all functions needed for modern panels

Switchtec’s user friendly disconnector handles incorporate all functions needed for modern panels
Available from Switchtec, Telergon switch disconnectors have undergone an important upgrade whereby their handles and interlocks have been greatly improved for comfort and functionality. Although on the face of it a seemingly simple upgrade, anyone who has ever been on the wrong end of an uncomfortable, ‘stiff to operate’ large isolator switch will confirm that an ergonomic handle is an absolute must for safety and security.
11th April 2013

Switchtec celebrates 30 years with record turnover

Switchtec celebrates 30 years with record turnover
Switchtec is celebrating its 30th anniversary and fittingly, this important milestone coincides with a record-trading year for the company. 2011 was its best on record, and further, the first quarter results for 2012 are also its best ever for the period.
23rd April 2012

Switchtec's Southern Area Sales Manager to develop markets and create opportunities

Switchtec's Southern Area Sales Manager to develop markets and create opportunities
Specialist distributor of switching components Switchtec has hired John Lee in the important position of Southern Area Sales Manager. In the upper tier of the role, Lee will develop and grow the business in the southern sales area including supporting existing customers and developing new ones. The role also covers the generation of new enquiries and seeking out new markets in the southern area below the M4 corridor, incorporating London and East Anglia.
7th November 2011

Switchtec’s through panel terminals improve electrical isolation and simplify interconnectivity

Available from specialist distributor Switchtec, Euroclamp’s MPT ‘through panel’ terminals offer ease of installation and wiring in applications where there is a need to interconnect internal components, particularly in sectionalised housings.
23rd June 2011

Switchtec's counter timers are small and smart

Switchtec's counter timers are small and smart
Fulfilling the demands of industry for cost effective, workhorse, versatile timers, the Anly H7E from specialist distributor Switchtec offers users valuable monitoring facilities in control panels and other equipments where lapsed time or events have to recorded.
13th May 2011

Switchtec's high power terminal blocks meet photovoltaic requirements and more

Switchtec's high power terminal blocks meet photovoltaic requirements and more
Available from distributor Switchtec, Euroclamp's MVP35 high power PCB terminal block has been designed with the Photovoltaic industry in mind, but is suitable for any high voltage or amperage application with ratings of 1000V at 125A.
25th March 2011


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