The 500R Series Slide Switch Offers IP67 Seal Protection In Small Size



Released on: November 30, 2011, 9:43 am
Author: E-Switch, Inc.
Industry: Electronics

MINNEAPOLIS , MN --- E-Switch announces the 500R series slide switch. This small switch offers IP67 sealing protection and comes in up to 3 positions. You can choose between on-off-on, and on-none-on options. You also have a choice between SPDT and DPDT switch functions. This slide switch offers you either right angle or thru-hole termination options as well. It comes standard with gold contacts and an epoxy seal.

Specifications include:

Life Expectancy: 40,000 cycles
Contact Rating : 0.4VA max @ 20V (AC or DC)
Contact Resistance (Initial Max) : 50m O
Insulation Resistance: 500 M O min at 250VDC
Dielectric Strength: 250 VAC RMS at Sea Level
Operating Temperature: -20°C to 80°C
Operating Force:

2-position: 200gf ± 100gf
3-position: 250gf ± 125gf


2-position: 1.9mm
3-position: 0.95mm

The 500R series slide switch can be used in many applications where prevention of exposure to moisture and dust is important. Some applications include audio/visual, computer peripherals, consumer electronics, instrumentation, telecommunication, and medical equipment, among others.

Detailed specifications of the 500R series slide switch

Visit E-Switch at to request your full-line catalog! You can also request a sample of one of over 4,000 discrete part numbers for one of your projects!

About E-Switch. In 2009, E-Switch, Inc. acquired Lamb Industries and now offers one of the broadest switch lines available today. Both companies have been delivering innovative and quality switches to the electronics, telecom, high tech, instrumentation, industrial, appliance and consumer markets since 1979. Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, E-Switch's global reach extends to Europe, Asia and Latin America. Products include Rocker, Toggle, Slide, Tact, Pushbutton, Dip, Rotary, Keylock, Snap Action, Power, illuminated switches, and more. E-Switch has local reps, distributors, engineers and account managers on hand to provide specifying assistance and quick response to requests, along with a top notch sampling and cross-referencing program. E-Switch's online catalogs include complete specifications, drawings and schematics.

E-Switch, Inc.

7153 Northland Drive N
Minneapolis , MN 55428



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