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Stainless steel switches said to be tough

9 March 2005 Switches, Relays & Keypads

EAO offers a range of rugged industrial switches protected by stainless steel. From the Series 04 and 14 ranges, customers can create illuminated pushbuttons, indicators and selector switches with stainless steel lenses, and protective front rings and bezels. With ratings up to IP 67 (Series 14) and high operating-temperature ranges, these switches are ideal for operating in very wet or dusty conditions.

EAO products are designed from the inside out for durability, strength and functionality. This is ideal for machinery control panels that must resist impact, air pollution and chemical washing. Importantly, switches from the Series 04 and 14 ranges can be flush-mounted for a flat-finished interface - more resistant to vandalism or harsh treatment and is easier to wipe down.

There is a choice of self-cleaning, snap-action switching elements with gold-plated silver contacts, or, for certain switches, silver/palladium contacts for particularly aggressive environments.

EAO products can be illuminated with efficient LEDs. Symbols and legends that will not wear off or corrode can be laser-engraved.





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