Controls

Hydraulics

APEM IS Series

Sealed pushbutton Switches, Threaded bushing Ø 12 mm, Momentary.

The APEM IS Series are sealed pushbutton switches with a threaded bushing. Compact and light in weight with 50% reduction in weight compared to metallic models.

Main Features: Behind panel depth of 13mm (.512), tactile feedback, sealed to IP67, illuminated or non-illuminated (for round plunger only), additional sealing by silicone boot for protection against frost and abrasion by sand.

  • + expand all
  • - collapse all

Specifications

Mechanical

Panel Thickness 1,5 mm (.059) min. - 4 mm (.157) max. -
Total Travel 1.7 mm (.066) +/- 0.3 mm -
Typical Operating Force 4 N +/- 3 N -
Low Level / Mechanical Life 1,000,000 -
Torque (applied to nut) 1Nm max. with metal nut U166 1.5Nm max. with plastic nut U4248 -
Soldering 300°C max. for 3 seconds -

Electrical

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

Environmental

Front Panel Sealing (according to IEC 60529) IP67 -
Shock Resistance 100 g according to IEC 512-4, test 6c -
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 Round, flat
Terminals Solder lugs, straight PC, Quick-connect 2.8 x 0.5mm -
Actuator Colors Many to choose from -
Bushing & Bezel Black (std.), bright chrome, white, satin chromes -
- -
High actuator -
Dia. 15 (590) reduced bezel, frontal mounting -
Dia. 15 (590) reduced bezel, standard mounting -

Features & Benefits

Threaded bushing models -
Compact, lightweight -
Tactile feedback -
IP67 -

Market Applications

Agricultural Machinery – Electromechanical HMI Control (APEM)

APEM Offers a Complete Range of Electromechanical HMI for Agricultural Machinery: Joysticks, Paddles Rockers, Pushbuttons Micro Joysticks, Panel Switches …and more […] Read More