A new series of interlock door switches from C&K is now available from TTI, Inc., one of the world’s leading specialist distributors of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components. The C&K DS Series Door Interlock Switch offers flexibility as it has latching or momentary actions and can be used as an interlock switch, detection switch or circuit interrupt switch. Applications include gaming and vending machines - DS Series switches have a push/pull feature to break power when the machine door is opened for trouble-shooting, maintenance and repair. The DS Series is flexible, enabling many design options thanks to their unique construction, which combines quick assembly with a long operating life of 50,000 cycles at 10A.
The DS Series interlock switches are available as single pole, double throw or double pole double throw with snap-in style mounting. The reliable snap action actuator is available in three actuator styles: momentary, short button, momentary, long button and monetary/pulled out button. There is a choice of three different terminals which can be specified on ordering and three electrical ratings: D6, D7 and F5. The F5 rated switches can also be specified for extended electrical life of 100,000 cycles on request. Further electrical specifications include dielectric strength of 1500V (50-60Hz at sea level), and insulation resistance of 100MΩ minimum and initial contact resistance of 30mΩ.
Suitable for operating environments between -40degC to- +85degC, the DS Series interlock pushbutton switches feature rugged copper alloy, silver-plated common terminals and F5-rated, gold-plated over silver alloy contacts for robust performance. They are RoHS-compliant and halogen-free.
About TTI, Inc.
TTI, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is one of the world’s leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components. TTI’s philosophy is "Lead by Design", and the company differentiates itself by focusing on people, parts and process. TTI in Europe strives to be the distributor of choice for customers and suppliers alike by introducing new product technologies and by stocking broad and deep inventory across its franchise base. TTI’s sophisticated inventory management system ensures the ability to service changes in demand due to fluctuating markets and supply chains. For more information about TTI, please visit www.ttieurope.com.