KAP Series Piano DIP SwitchesThese Piano DIP Switches offer your choice of recessed or extended actuators, tube or tape and reel packaging, 2 to 12 positions and gold over nickel contacts. Piano DIP Switches DIP
The KAP series piano DIP switches employ a reliable wiping contact mechanism that ensures stable contact at low resistance. Available features include gold plated contacts (over nickel), a choice of recessed or extended actuators, high temp materials, UL94V0, a choice of top-side "OFF" or topside "ON" configurations, and top tape sealed versions that are designed to withstand wave soldering and board washing.
Applications for the KAP series piano DIP switches include garage door openers, test & instrumentation, telecommunications and controller applications.
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OPERATING LIFE: 2,000 Make-and-Break Cycles, Each Circuit
SWITCH FUNCTION: SPST, 2 Thru 12 Positions (Except Position 11)
CONTACT RATING: Switch: 25mA @ 24VDC
Carry: 100mA @ 50VDC
Initial: 50mΩ Typical @ 2-4VDC @ 100mA
After Life: 100mΩ Typical @ 2.4DC @ 100mA
INSULATION RESISTANCE: 100MΩ Min. @ 500V DC
OPERATING FORCE: 1000gf Max.
TRAVEL, ACTUATOR: 2.0mm Typical
DIELECTRIC STRENGTH: 500V RMS Min. at Sea Level Between Adjacent Terminals
TEMPERATURE RANGE: Operating/Storage: -40°C to 85°C
VIBRATION: To MIL-STD-202F, Method 201 A
SHOCK: To MIL-STD-202F, Method 213B, Condition A
CAPACITANCE: 5pf Max. Between Adjacent Terminals
Wave: 500°F (260°C) for 5s Max.
Hand: 30W Soldering Iron at 608°F (320°C) for 2s Typical
Keep all switches in the "OFF" position during soldering and cleaning