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Standard and waterproof snap action switches for a wide range of applications: Herga Technology increases switching product range with basic and sealed microswitches

Published: 7 May 2019 - Sarah Mead

Herga Technology, the UK footswitch, hand controls and sensing component designer and manufacturer has expanded its product portfolio with a wide range of basic and sealed snap-action microswitches from Zippy Technology.

Manufactured in Taiwan to ISO9001 production and quality standards, the range includes 18 individual product types each with several electrical rating variants, switching types and connection options. Through the range current capability is from 0.1 to 26 amps at AC and DC voltages with  function variants for SPDT, SPST and NO/NC. Operating force ranges from a few grams to over 300 grams whilst electrical termination includes leadwires, solder tag, 6.3 mm and more. Waterproof models include sealing to IP67. Certification for UL/cUL and ENEC is available throughout the range.

The range is characterised by high reliability and competitive pricing with proven use globally in switching applications that include household appliances, medical equipment, business and industrial machinery as well as in the automotive and HVAC industries.

Herga Technology has produced separate downloadable PDF datasheets covering the complete range as well as a product overview line card - available here, making specifying and ordering straightforward.

Herga Technology is a UK manufacturer and designer of electrical/electronic, pneumatic, Bluetooth®, other wireless and USB switching products and solutions used for demanding medical and industrial applications. A comprehensive standard range with large stock availability includes optional switching characteristics, electrical interfacing, mounting styles, and various housing colours. Herga also designs and produces large volume OEM customised switching and sensing solutions that match the customers´ requirements.

For further information on Herga's footswitches, hand controls and switching solutions, please visit Herga at or call +44 (0)1284 701422.

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