CUI Devices’ Switches Group announced the addition of illuminated models to its line of tactile switches. Housed in compact packages as small as 3.4 x 3.4 x 1.5 mm, these illuminated tactile switches offer a variety of illumination colors, including blue, green, red, red/blue, red/green, white, and yellow. The models feature actuator heights from 0.35 to 6.3 mm, operating forces from 160 up to 300 gf, and life cycle ratings up to 100,000 cycles.
As SPST circuit switches, these illuminated tactile switches carry surface mount or through hole mounting styles, PC pin or gull wing terminations, and vertical or right-angle orientations. The models are also rated at 12 Vdc and 50 mA.
CUI Devices’ illuminated tactile switch models are available immediately with prices starting at $0.64 per unit at 500 pieces through distribution.
Product name: Illuminated Tactile Switches
Availability: Stock to 8 weeks
Possible users: Consumer electronics, office equipment, and industrial applications
Primary features: Variety of illumination colors
Cost: $0.64 per unit at 500 pieces through distribution
for CUI Devices’ illuminated tactile switches.