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Miniature Tilt Switch

Code: FE11M

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Miniature Tilt Switch

A miniature tilt switch that, due to its low cost, is ideally suited as a position sensor.When mounted horizontally, contact is made when the device is tipped up and broken when tipped down. Contact is made/broken when the device is 10° from the horizontal.Max switching voltage: 240VacMax switching current: 300mADifferential angle: 10°Contact resistance: 1ΩBody length: 10.2mmBody dia: 4.7mmLead length: 17mm

does the legs have a negative and positive side

Asked by: formby high school
It's just a switch, it's either open or closed it does not have any polarity.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-11-22

Can it be used to detect  a 180 degree rotation?

Asked by: Selom
This item will trigger when the device is 10° or greater from the horizontal.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-07-17

Is this normaly open or normaly closed and at what angles..?
Asked by: Anonymous
When mounted horizontally, contact is made when the device is tipped up and broken when tipped down. Contact is made/broken when the device is 10 from the horizontal
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17

can these be used outdoors
Asked by: Anonymous
We can see no reason why not.
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17

is this a mercury type?. Is this suitable for motion and vibration detection? Many thanks.
Asked by: Anonymous
see maplin code DP50
Answered by: PW
Date published: 2015-07-17

Will this switch work operating a buzzer from a 9V battery?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes the product does support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17
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Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
FE11M Miniature Tilt Switch (100+) £2.15
FE11M Miniature Tilt Switch (25+) £2.29
FE11M Miniature Tilt Switch (10+) £2.44
FE11M Miniature Tilt Switch (5+) £2.58
FE11M Miniature Tilt Switch (1+) £2.99

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