Electronic Products & Technology

December 15, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Newark partners with C&K Components

Line addition further expands disty’s switch technology offering
July 14, 2019 by Stephen Law

Tact switch delivers 10,000,000 cycle life

E-SWITCH TL6300 Series pcb mount tact switches provides 10,000,000 cycle life expectancy. Device measures 12mm x 12mm x 7.30mm profile from base, while providing SPST contact arrangement, 50mA @ 12Vdc contact rating, actuation force of 260gf and 0.3mm travel. Providing…
April 26, 2019 by Stephen Law

Medical-grade foot switches are wireless

STEUTE MEDITECH line of wireless, medical-grade, next generation foot switches are wireless, robust and secure, operating on 2.4GHz (using spread-spectrum frequency-hopping technology). The protocol is specially designed for medical applications and provides numerous safety functions, permitting operation of several wireless…
January 27, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Peerless expands international industrial marketplace

Peerless Electronics Inc., Bethpage NY, a leading stocking distributor of switches, relays and circuit breaker products, has added Allied Moulded Products, CBI Electric, EXM, Picker Components and Mechatronics to its industrial sector product offering.  “Our industrial market sector presence is…
October 1, 2018 by Carling Technologies

Switches & Controls: How to select the right one

Switches are the most fundamental component in any circuit and will often be the most important design decision a product designer makes when engineering the human/ machine interface. If you get this choice wrong, the results can range from inconvenience…
April 20, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

C&K acquires Vuillermoz

C&K, a leading global brand of high-quality electromechanical switches, has acquired the company Vuillermoz, a micro-mechanical components and tooling company located in St. Claude, France.  With more than 20 years of experience, Vuillermoz provides precision components and customized tooling to…
March 4, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

X Tronics to represent IDEC in Canada

XTronics Inc., Barrie ON, has signed a manufacturers’ representative agreement with IDEC Corp., a global leader in the manufacturing of automation & sensing, safety, and switching & controls components.  The sales arrangement includes coverage of PLCs, relays, sensors, switches, lamps,…
January 27, 2018 by Stephen Law

Heilind partners with OTTO on control solutions

Heilind Electronics, a leading distributor of electronic components, is now an authorized distributor for OTTO, an industry leading designer and manufacturer of precision control switches for almost 60 years.  Heilind will be offering the manufacturer’s products worldwide, with a product…
September 26, 2017 by Stephen Law

C&K Switches acquired by European affiliate of Sun Capital

An affiliate of both Sun Capital Partners, Inc. and Sun European Partners, LLP has acquired C&K Holdings, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electromechanical switches. Terms of the private transaction were not disclosed.  C&K was founded in 1928 and has…
June 27, 2017 by Stephen Law

Metal key-pad dome switches are snap action

KEYSTONE Snap action ‘Key-Pad’ dome contact switches provide a momentary contact for printed circuit boards, flex circuits, membrane switches and discrete switches. Manufactured from Nickel-plated stainless steel and equipped with a four-legged shape, devices provide enhanced durability, reliability and versatility…