Series MDS Miniature Pressure Switch
Shock and Vibration Resistant, Lightweight and Compact, Gold Contacts
The Series MDS Miniature Pressure Switch is designed with a double diaphragm to protect false actuation due to shock and vibration. This low cost pressure switch has a minimum 20 million cycle life expectancy, and an extremely fast response time, making this an ideal device for OEM orders.
- Air proving
- Ventilation flow
- Exhaust ducts
- Cleaning and purification
- Heavy equipment and machinery
- Pressure monitoring
Models & Ordering
- Switch Type:
- SPST normally open.
- Switching Media:
- Air or compatible fluids on "high" side.
- Pressure Limits:
- Set point <3.0 in. H2O: 8 psi; Set point >3.0 in. H2O: 15 psi.
- Current Rating:
- Gold contact switch providing maximum 40 mA resistive load allowing for life in excess of 20 million cycles.
- Temperature Limits:
- 40° to 150°F (4° to 66°C).
- Electrical Connections:
- Brass tab-type for use with quick disconnections.
- Pressure Connections:
- Two barbed ports for use with 1/8"-3/16" ID tubing.
- Diaphragm Material:
- Operating Voltage:
- AD/DC - 30 V or less with resistive load.
- Less than 0.353 oz (10 grams).
- Low cost, long service life and fast response time is suitable for a wide range of OEM uses
- Lightweight but shock and vibration resistant for tough applications
- Gold contacts help ensure a clean connection without dirt or oxidation
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- For which pressure switch applications are gold contacts recommended?
- For "dry circuit" applications where little or no current is flowing in the circuit to help burn off contact dirt and oxidation. Switches used with solid state circuits often fall in this category.
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