C&K Launches New Illuminated Pushbutton Switch for Professional Audio/Video Equipment, Vending Machines, Network Equipment & Instrumentation Systems

November 25th, 2019

C&K today announced the launch of its new illuminated pushbutton switch, the KLS Series LED SPDT/DPDT Pushbutton switch. Featuring positive tactile feedback and a wide choice of LED color, the KLS Series are perfect for use in the latest vending machine, networking, kiosk or professional audio/video equipment designs.

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New: C&K’s Subminiature Tact Switch for Home Automation and IoT Electronics Applications

August 28th, 2019

Home automation and Internet of Things (IoT) electronic devices are more and more present in today’s environment. They require micro miniature tactile switches which will be fitted into tight PCB spaces.

C&K’s new PTS815 Series offers tactile switches with

4.20 x 3.20 mm form factor
Hard actuator in 2.50 mm height
J lead

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Featured Product: C&K’s IP67 Sealed Potting Friendly Tactile KSC Series

August 28th, 2019

Features & Benefits

Extended cage for easy potting
Soft actuator 5.2mm high
Silicone actuator
J or G terminations
Up to 1.000.000 cycles

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C&K Announces ATP19 & ATP22 Series Anti-Vandal Sealed Pushbutton Switches

February 6th, 2019


C&K’s ATP19/22 series are high-strength, lightweight metal switches that meet the IP67/IK10 requirements, ensuring their suitability for operation in harsh conditions and the ability to withstand potential malicious damage.

Both the ATP19 and ATP22 series are available in momentary or self-lock actuation versions suitable for application versatility. Able to withstand heavy physical abuse, including attempted damage using metal tools, the switches target applications such as control panels in car parks and traffic lights, industrial instruments, elevators, escalators, communication equipment and alarms, safety and security systems.

View ATP19 series technical information

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C&K’s New KSC PF Switch is Compact, Water Resiliant and Potting Friendly

August 8th, 2018

The new KSC PF switch provides designers with a next-generation switch solution that is compact yet resilient to water ingression – and made to be potting friendly.

Features include:

  • Unique combination of a compact form factor (6.2 x 6.2 x 5.2mm)
  • IP67 sealed with life cycles up to 1,000,000
  • SMT soft actuator tactile switch with a potting friendly extended cage, which decreases potting level tolerance, enables faster production and increases quality. Potting is often necessary to ensure complete protection while a sealed switch is in use – but potting levels are typically difficult to control in production. In addition, the traditional method of using a flat switch top risks the possibility of potting moving inward and blocking the actuator. By incorporating an extended cage, this issue is avoided.

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C&K Introduces New Low Profile DIP Switches

August 8th, 2018

The new DIP switch provides  a cost-effective solution for applications that require a low-profile switch for space savings on PCB. The SDB DIP switch has a high operating life cycle under load and comes in thru-hole or surface mount models.

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C&K Launches New PT Series Sealed Power Toggle Switch

June 4th, 2018



C&K has announced the launch of its new PT Series Sealed Power Toggle Switch. The new PT series is well-suited to meet the stringent performance requirements for vehicles used in off-road, construction, and agriculture – as well as those for materials handling, industrial and lift gate controls and equipment.

C&K’s PT Series Sealed Power Toggle Switch is built with a patented single piece injection molded seal for extra protection, is designed with a high-strength, heat-resistant housing and has superior oil and fuel resistance. PT switches have a versatile IP66/IP68 seal rating, are IEC/UL 61058-1 certified – and are rated at 15 amps for maintained functions and 10 amps for momentary functions, making it easy for engineers to incorporate the switch into their designs.

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C&K’s DA Series Miniature Single Pole Rocker Switch

November 3rd, 2017

C&K’s DA rocker switches are often used to turn on power for appliance products ranging from larger white goods to smaller consumer appliances. They are a workhorse in a compact package, fitting a standard 15 x 21mm panel cutout.

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C&K Introduces New PNP Series Sealed Pushbutton Switches

May 1st, 2017

C&K has announced the launch of its PNP series sealed pushbutton switches which are IP68 sealed to endure harsh environments and power wash down. The PNP series combines the same rugged switch performance and 5A power capabilities of C&K’s NP series switches with the affordability of its AP series – and features an all new thermoplastic housing design. Designers of transportation, industrial controls, test equipment and automation applications will now have access to a high-quality, extremely durable switch series for their control grips, joysticks, off-road panels, hydraulics, power control panels, heavy equipment, industrial instruments, lifts, conveyor controls and other applications.

Learn more at http://www.ckswitches.com/news/posts/2017/april/ck-introduces-new-pnp-series-sealed-pushbutton-switches/