SCOTTSDALE, AZ — October 31, 2018 – NKK Switches, a world leading designer and manufacturer of electromechanical switches, today announced the launch of its new Dual Seal Waterproof toggle switch. The new toggle switch provides a solution for design engineers when the application requires a highly reliable, double layer, waterproof toggle switch with an IP68-rating.
The new S Series Dual Seal Waterproof toggle is available in ten configurations with electrical capacity ranging from 15A @ 125V AC, 6A @ 250V AC, and 20A @ 30V DC. Dual protection is provided with an internal o-ring and external nitrile butadiene rubber washer sealing. The waterproof boot integrated into the switch at the base of the toggle provides additional panel seal protection. Rated IP68 to protect against an immersion of 1.5 meters for up to 30 minutes, and salt spray tested as per Mil-STD-810G section 509.5.
Available in both single pole and double pole configurations, the S Series Dual Seal Waterproof toggle switch is suitable for construction equipment, medical equipment, transportation applications, and marine equipment.
About NKK Switches
NKK Switches (NKK) is a world leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches. By designing, producing and selling the industry’s most extensive selection of electromechanical switches, NKK sets the standard for quality, stability and reliability in switch solutions. NKK provides comprehensive full-service solutions to include system design, programming and value-added support by combining over 65 years of expertise and a true commitment to our partners success.