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Eaton Military Purpose Toggles

Designed to Meet the Requirements of MIL-S-83731.

The switch mechanisms of military purpose toggles are completely enclosed to resist the entrance of contaminants into the switch. All metal parts are plated to resist corrosion. The heavy duty switches are offered in both standard toggle lever and lever lock versions. Circuit designations are stamped on the side of each switch. Eaton’s military purpose switches are designed to meet the requirements of MIL-S-83731. Sealed Switches have a silicone rubber lever seal assembled between the lever and the bushing to resist the entrance of contaminants such as dust, sand or water into the contact structure. The switch mechanisms are completely enclosed to resist the entrance of contaminants into the switch. All metal parts are plated to resist corrosion. The heavy duty switches are offered in both standard toggle lever and lever lock versions. Circuit designations are stamped on the side of each switch.

 

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Specifications

Mechanical

Contact Action - -
Heavy duty—Slow-make/slow-break butt contact -
Medium duty—Quick-make/quick-break, wiping action -
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Contact Material - -
Heavy duty: -
Movable—silver-plated copper with fine or coin silver contact face button -
Stationary—copper with fine or coin silver contact face button -
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Medium duty: -
Movable—copper silver-plated -
Stationary—bronze silver-plated -
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Terminal Types - -
Heavy duty MIL-S-83731 types: -
Screw terminals—brass designed to accept #6-32 x 6.35 mm (0.250 in) pan head (Catalog Number 11-1893) screws and Si bronze #6 helical lock washer (Catalog Number 16-1096). Furnished unassembled. Terminal screws are tin dipped to facilitate soldering if required -
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Heavy duty JAN-S-23 types: -
Screw terminals—brass designed to accept #6-32 x 4.78 mm (0.188 in) binding head (Catalog Number 811-2) screws. Furnished unassembled -
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Heavy duty JAN-S-23 types: -
Screw terminals—brass designed to accept #6-32 x 4.78 mm (0.188 in) binding head (Catalog Number 811-2) screws. Furnished unassembled -
Solder lug terminals—titillate plated brass -
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Medium duty MIL-S-83731 types: -
Solder lugs—brass silver-plated furnished with 0.094 in (2.39 mm) dia. hole -
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Base Material Thermoset molding material -
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Mounting Means - -
Threaded bushing—0.468 in (11.89 mm) dia., 32 threads/inch -
Keyway—0.068 x 0.035 in (1.73 x 0.89 mm) deep; provides anti-rotation feature -
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Hardware supplied: -
MIL-S-83731 types— 2 hexagon facenuts (Catalog Number 15-966-6), 1 locking ring (Catalog Number 29-761) and 1 internal tooth lock washer (Catalog Number 16-886). Furnished unassembled -
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JAN-S-23 types—2 hexagon facenuts (Catalog Number 15-966-6). Furnished unassembled -

Electrical

Circuits 1PST, 1PDT, 2PST, 2PDT, 1P3T (ON-ON-ON), 4PST and 4PDT; maintained and momentary action -
Dielectric 1000v minimum -

Environmental

Operating Temperature Range –17.8° C to 65.6°C- -
Ratings Refer to brochure -

General

Features: - -
Silicone rubber lever seal is assembled between the lever and bushing to resist the entrance of contaminants into the contact structure -
All metal parts are plated to resist corrosion and ensure a long life -
Terminal screws are tin dipped to facilitate soldering if required -
Heavy duty butt action mechanism allows for slow make/slow break contact. Medium duty allows for quick make/quick break wiping action -
0.068 x 0.035 in (1.73 x 0.89 mm) deep keyway provides anti-rotation feature -
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Options: - -
AC/DC Rated (medium duty) -
AC Rated (heavy duty) with lever seal -
AC Rated (heavy duty) lever lock with lever seal -
AC Rated (heavy duty) military with unsealed lever -
Lever lock bushing styles -

Other

Applications - -
Vehicle and Commercial Controls -
Military Purpose Toggles MIL-S-83731

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