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APEM IB Series

Sealed Pushbutton Switches with Snap-in Mount, Ø 12 mm, Momentary.

The APEM IB Series panel switches are compact and light in weight with 50% reduction in weight when compared to metallic models.

Behind panel depth of 13mm (.512), tactile feedback, sealed to IP54, illuminated or non-illuminated (for round plunger only), additional sealing by silicone boot for protection against frost and abrasion by sand.

 

  • Specifications
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    Mechanical

    Panel Thickness 0.8 mm (.031) min. - 1.8 mm ( .071) max -
    Total Travel 1.7 mm (.066) ± 0.3 mm -
    Typical Operating Force 4 N ± 3 N -
    Low Level / Mechanical Life 1,000,000 cycles -
    Soldering 300 °C (572 °F) max. for 3 seconds -

    Electrical

    Max. Current/Voltage Rating With Resistive Load 400 mA 32 Vac - 100 mA 48 Vdc -
    Initial Contact Resistance 50 mΩ max. -
    Insulation Resistance 1 GΩ min. at 500 Vdc -
    Dielectric Strength 1,000 Vrms -
    Electrical Life at Full Load 500,000 cycles -

    Environmental

    Front Panel Sealing IP654 according to IEC 60529 -
    Shock Resistance 100 g according to IEC 512-4, test 6 -
    Vibration Resistance 10-500 Hz - 10 g according to IEC 512-4, test 6d -
    Salt Spray IEC 512-6, test 11f -
    Operating Temperature -40°C to +85°C (-40°F to 185°F) -

    Materials

    Case Thermoplastic UL94-V0 -
    Actuator Polyamide 6/6 -
    Bushing/Bezel Polyamide 6/6 -
    Contacts Silver, gold plated -
    Terminal Seal Epoxy -

    Options

    Actuator Shapes Round Curved, flat
    Terminals Solder lugs, straight PC, Quick-connect 2.8 x 0.5 mm -
    Actuator Colors Many to choose from -
    Bushing and Bezel Black (std) White
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    High actuator -
    Dia. 15. (.590) reduced bezel, standard mounting -

    Features & Benefits

    Normally open (NO) or NC/NO combined (non-illuminated only) -
    Variety of terminal options -
    Flat round actuator for optional marking -
    High brightness illumination -
    Tin plated LED terminals -
    Tactile feedback -

    Markets

    Mobile -

    Applications

    Agricultural Machinery -
    Material Handling -
    Defense -
    Industrial Automation -
    Security -
    Heavy Duty -
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