120 - Released Apr 2016

New IP 67 push-button from knitter-switch with high quality design

knitter-switch introduces a new push-button switch which is not only IP 67 but also shows its high quality in the design. It is designed for ruggedized industrial applications requiring waterproofing.


The new  DPY 1 CB is an IP67 push-button switch with a stainless steel  actuator and gold plated contacts providing highest quality.  It is used on PC-boards with a hole diameter of 16 mm.

The DPY 1 CB is – as well as the complete wide range of standard DIL, tact, rotary encoder, toggle and push-button switches - available directly from knitter-switch and a number of distributors throughout Europe. Samples are  available on request. For more information visit



Editors Note: The attached image shows the new knitter-switch DPY 1 CB


About knitter-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, Denmark, France and Asia and strategic alliances with a number of leading distributors. The company’s website can be found on


Editors, for further information contact:


Irene Külb                                         

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