Custom potentiometers and position sensors

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The S-15 switch series has been specifically designed to offer a flexible and customiseable rotary switch solution for the Automotive industry typically employed as multi-position interior/exterior lighting, Traction or Airbag enable/disable controls. The technology developed for the aforementioned S-15 solutions is also available for all types of custom switches however demanding your application may be.

Main Features

2 and 6 positions versions (standard)
SMD or Through-hole Mount
Low Profile (4.4 mm)
Embossed Tape (SMD) or Bulk packaging (Through hole)
Reflow Soldering capability
Shaft insertable from both sides (can be actuated from the PCB on the back side too)
Polarised "T" rotor (European Home Appliance standard)
All PT/ PTC 15 shafts compatible

Standard specifications

Closed Contact Resistance:    < 5W
Open Contact Resistance:    > 10MW    
Contact Current:         10µA – 100mA
Operating Voltage:        16 VDC (6 positions) / 13.5±0.2 VDC (2 positions)
Number of Positions    2, 6, 10
Temperature Range:    -40ºC to +85ºC
Rotational Torque:        <2Ncm
Mechanical Rotation Angle:    360º  (endless)
Mechanical Life:        35k cycles (6 positions) / 15k cycles (2 positions)

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Custom controls and sensors

One of our core competences has always been the high experience in manufacturing custom sensors and controls according to customers´ requirements, coping with even the hasher environments´conditions using rotary, linear and multiturn contact and non-contact technologies. We can adapt our standard products to meet your specifications.


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