Smallest double pole rotary switch from knitter-switch

2nd May 2011
ES Admin
The MRS 8000 series from knitter-switch, one of Europe’s leading switch manufacturers, is a tiny rotary switch said by the company to be the smallest double pole rotary switch currently available.
Measuring just 9.9 x 9.9 x 4.5 mm (L x W x H), the MRS8000 series is ideal for many applications including medical devices, industrial automation control systems and measuring instruments.

The new MRS 8000 series switches are available with up to four positions in double pole configuration and up to eight in single pole. Customers can specify horizontal or vertical shaft versions which can be flush or extended and knitter-switch can supply a wide variety of optional control knobs.

Versions of the MRS 8000 rotary switch are available for surface mount or for through-hole application and all feature gold-plated contacts, an operating temperature range of -40 to +85/+125º C (SMD) and a lifetime of 20,000 steps.

Standard switches are available from a number of distributors throughout Europe. Samples are usually available on next day delivery. For more information visit

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