Miniature 6A AC 230V Rocker Switch DPDT

Code: YX65V

  • A very attractive single hole fixing miniature rocker switch available in DPDT
  • The switch has a red rocker in a matt finish black frame

Product details

Miniature 6A AC 230V Rocker Switch DPDT

• A very attractive single hole fixing miniature rocker switch available in DPDT• The switch has a red rocker in a matt finish black frame

Rating: 10A @ AC 125 V, 6A @ AC 250 V
Contact resistance: <20mΩ
Panel cut-out: 18.2mm diameter
Overall depth behind front of panel: 14mm
Overall height in front of panel: 12mm (including rocker) 7.5mm (frame only)
Frame size: 30 x 20mm

How is this item fixed ? Would one need access to the rear of it to mount ? I need to fix the switch into a blind hole with no access to rear.

Asked by: Keith57
These would be mounted by nut, so you would need to have access to the rear of the mounting hole to secure.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-11-05

Hi, Does this switch illuminate? Regards

Asked by: Dylan
No this does not illuminate.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-09-15

I want to a switch to connect one or other of two 12V batteries to a single load. Can this switch be used as a change over switch (ON-ON) and if so is it make-then-break so that 12V would always be applied to the load even during switching?

Asked by: Zulu
You would need a DPDT on - off - off switch for this purpose.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2016-05-20

Will this swtich 3.75amp @48v AC/DC?

Asked by: stuart
This will be fine for your intended purpose. The maximum voltage is 240V and the maximum amperage is 6A, as long as you don't exceed either of those you will be fine.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-01-19

would this work on my fibre optic christmas tree base

Asked by: 0782darron
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2015-12-07

What is the maximum rated continuous current at 6VDC? Actually switching current is very low as its use is for switching battery between charging socket and turning on supply to R/C model electronics with zero current to motor at time of switching.

Asked by: Ian1
The switch is rated with a maximum current of 10A, sorry we cannot comment on individual usage.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2015-12-01

Looking for an on/off switch for a flat screen tv. Specs are 6Amp, 240Volts, has 4.8mm terminals, is this a suitable replacement?

Asked by: monsty
Please be assured, if you have any queries with regards to specific products from our stock, we will be more than happy to assist. However, it is important to note that as a retail only company we are unable to assist with any design projects or queries, or advise on specific products that may be required for your purpose.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-11-27

I need to solder six connections on the back. Is this 5 tab or 6?
Asked by: Anonymous
The SPST is a 2 Tag, the DPDT has 6.
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17
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Item code Item name Quantity Price
YX65V Miniature 6A AC 230V Rocker Switch DPDT (1+) £2.29

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