MECHATRONIC - NOBLE
ANNOUNCES NEW RDS SERIES DUAL-SHAFT, MULTIFUNCTION SWITCH
MECHATRONIC - Noble has introduced its RDS Series multifunction
switch with dual shafts for applications requiring multiple control
functions from a single input device. Housed in a lightweight, yet
highly durable package, the RDS Series is suitable for applications
demanding versatile performance from a single, compact component.
These include portable, handheld control units used in consumer
electronics, robotics, GPS systems, and light industrial equipment.
The outer shaft of the RDS Series switch offers 360º endless rotation
with an integrated spring-return jog. It offers a rotational torque
of 6.8mNm and a 100,000 cycle operating life. The inner shaft features
an outer 4-way switch with a center push switch. Its rotational
torque is 1.75Nm and it has a 50,000-cycle operating life.
The RDS Series has a switch rating of 5V DC, 10mA and an operating
temperature of -10ºC to 60ºC. Its dimensions measure 34.6mm(L) X
37.5mm(W) X 9.5mm(H). It is offered with PC-pin or flex-tail terminations.
An optional knob is also available. Pricing for the RDS Series multifunction
switch (without knob) is $2.50 each in quantities of 1,000 units.
To obtain additional information or a sample of the RDS Series multifunction
switch contact firstname.lastname@example.org.