Tiny Tactile Pushbutton Switch From knitter-switch Features Horizontal Stem
Knitter-switch, one of Europe’s leading switch manufacturers, announces a very small, tactile, pushbutton switch that now completes its popular TS/TSS 4500 series. Unlike other models in the 4500 series, the TS 4533 – RA pushbutton switch has a horizontal stem making it ideal for a variety of applications that demand a very small and very robust momentary action pushbutton.
With a total height off the board of just 5.2mm, the through-hole mounting knitter-switch TS 4533-RAswitch features a choice of operating actuation forces of 100, 160 or 260gf and an operating lifetime of 50,000 cycles.
Featuring a hard polyamide stem, the TS 4533-RA tactile pushbutton switch is particularly suitable as a reset switch to be operated by a pen, screwdriver or probe.
Typical applications for the knitter-switch TS 4533-RA reset switch include satellite navigation systems, PDAs, communications equipment such as modems and routers, entertainment and games consoles, television set-top boxes, medical products, home appliances and industrial control and instrumentation equipment.
Standard switches are available from a number of distributors throughout Europe. Samples are usually available on next day delivery. For more information visit www.knitter-switch.com
Editors Note: The attached image shows the new knitter-switch TS 4533-RA tactile pushbutton switch.
knitter-switch is one of Europe’s leading switch manufacturers. Since its foundation in 1966, knitter-switch has remained at the forefront of switch technology and now provides an unrivalled range of switching solutions from basic toggle types to membranes and tactile switches for today’s complex communications applications.
Knitter-switch has its headquarters near Munich and has subsidiary companies in the UK, France and Asia and strategic alliances with a number of leading distributors. The company’s website can be found on www.knitter-switch.com
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