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Standard Microswitch with Roller

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About this product


  • Standard single throw, double pole microswitch
  • Internationally accepted standard size
  • 6.35mm blade type terminals

Product overview

• Standard single throw, double pole microswitch
• Internationally accepted standard size
• 6.35mm blade type terminals
• 27.5mm actuating lever with roller

The switch is manufactured from glass-reinforced thermoplastic to give rugged performance. The switch is a single-pole double-throw. Terminals are 6.35mm (&quarter;in.) blade type that can either be soldered or used with push-on connectors (e.g., HF10L). The actuator is a stainless steel 27.5mm long lever carrying a roller.



Fixing Centres:

22.2 x 10.3 mm

Dimensions & Weight







The data sheet in the 'Download' tab, doesn't show the DC rating. What is it please?

Asked by: brian
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Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-01-24

is this switch open or closed in the released position

Asked by: martin
Hello this is normally open.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-09-22

Please send or publish the data sheet for this item.  I want to know the DC current rating please.

Asked by: Stuart
This will be published in the next 3 -4 hours and will show under the "downloads" tab.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-08-04

What is the mechanical life of this switch. i.e. number of operations / cycles?

Asked by: John
The manufacturer has rated this with a mechanical life of 1,000,000 operations / (Min.)
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-01-15

How to find code on a microswitch the one I have has on it (AO13) (11) cherry which is the code

Asked by: Buddy
I'm afraid that code does not mean anything to us I'm afraid , please see specification meets your requirements .
Answered by: Neil G
Date published: 2015-07-17

About what is the contact current rating for 12V DC? 

Asked by: Bufobufo
I have sent a copy of the data sheet for the item.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-12-29

Does this switch have a removable roller and a removable lever?

Asked by: Bob Ryder
I am sorry but the item in question does not support use in your intended application.
Answered by: PaulaC
Date published: 2015-07-17
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