Piano DIL-switches save space

ES June13 Pg26 What's New Knitter Knitter-switch announces the DHP 600 series of dual-in-line (DIL) switches designed for applications where space is at a premium and reliable switching is equally important.

These piano style DIL switches are surface mountable and incorporate gold plated contacts for maximum reliability. Designed around a 1.27mm terminal pitch, they are said to be one of the smallest piano switches currently available.

Suitable for applications including vending machines, industrial automation systems, games consoles, telecoms and medical equipment and measuring instruments, switches are available in four, six, eight, or 10 pole versions.