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Basic Miniature Switch Selection Guide

 

Basic Switch Selection Table

Limit Switch Selection Table

 

General-purpose Basic Switch

Miniature Basic Switch

Subminiature Basic Switch

Ultra Subminiature Basic Switch

Sealed Basic Switch

Detection Switch

Door Switch

 

 

 

Miniature Basic Switch

 

 Item                            Model

V

Appearance

V
V-21 V-16 V-15 V-11 V-10

Features

Wide variation of models with switching currents of 10 to 21 A.

Can be used for interrupting current when doors are opened or closed.

Available in two types of cases: thermoplastic and thermosetting.

Contact

Contact specification

Rivet

Contact material

Silver alloy

Silver

Rating (resistive load)

21A at 250 VAC

16A at 250 VAC

15A at 250 VAC

11A at 250 VAC

10A at 250 VAC

Inrush current

50A max.

40A max.

36A max.

24A max.

24A max.

Minimum applicable load

160 mA at 5 VDC

Operating force (OF)

3.92N {400 gf}

0.98, 1.96, 3.92N {100, 200, 400 gf}

0.98N {100 gf}

0.98, 1.96N {100, 200 gf}

Durability

Mechanical

50 × 106 min.

Electrical

100 × 10³ min.

300 × 10³ min.

Ambient operating temperature

-25°C to 80°C (Heat-resistive: -25°C to 150°C)

Mounting pitch

10.3 × 22.2 mm

Actuators

 

• Pin plunger

• Hinge lever

• Simulated roller lever

• Hinge roller lever

Terminals

Quick-connect (#250)

Quick-connect (#187)

Quick-connect (#250)

Screw

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 Item                        Model

VX

D2MV

Appearance

VX D2MV
VX-5 VX-01 D2MV-1 D2MV-01

Features

Wide variation extends from micro load to 5-A switching current, with shapes identical to those of the V Series.

High contact strength with low operating force.

Ultra-low operating force.

Twin crossbar contact employed for micro load applications.

Contact

Contact specification

Rivet

Crossbar

Needle

Crossbar

Contact material

Silver alloy

Gold alloy

Silver

Gold alloy

Rating (resistive load)

5A at 250 VAC

0.1A at 30 VDC

1A at 125 VAC

0.1A at 30 VDC

Inrush current

NC: 15A max.

-

1A max.

0.1A max.

Minimum applicable load

160 mA at 5 VDC

1 mA at 5 VDC

30 mA at 5 VDC

1 mA at 5 VDC

Operating force (OF)

0.25, 0.49N

{25, 50 gf}

0.10, 0.25, 0.49N {10, 25, 50 gf}

Durability

Mechanical

50 × 106 min.

10 × 106 min.

10 × 106 min.

Electrical

500 × 10³ min.

1 × 106 min.

0.5 × 106 min.

1 × 106 min.

Ambient operating temperature

-25°C to 80°C

-25°C to 80°C

Mounting pitch

10.3 × 22.2 mm

10.3 × 22.2 mm

Actuators

 

• Pin plunger

• Hinge lever

• Simulated roller lever

• Hinge roller lever

 

• Pin plunger

• Hinge lever

• Simulated roller lever

• Hinge roller lever

Terminals

Solder

Quick-connect (#187)

Solder

 

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 Item                        Model

D2RV

D2MC

Appearance

D2RV D2MC
D2MC-5 D2MC-01

Features

Built-in reed switch.

Same mounting pitch as the V Series.

Low-torque (0.5 m N • m) rotary-action switch.

Contact

Contact specification

Reed switch

Rivet

Crossbar

Contact material

Silver alloy

Gold alloy

Rating (resistive load)

0.1A at 30 VDC

5A at 250 VAC

0.5A at 30 VDC

Inrush current

• Ratings

Switching voltage: 100 VDC max.

Switching current: 0.25 ADC max.

Contact capacity: 10 W DC max.

Min. applicable load: 0.1 mA at 5 VDC

NC: 15 A max.

NO: 7 A max.

NC: 0.5 A max.

NO: 0.5 A max.

Minimum applicable load

160 mA at 5 VDC

1 mA at 5 VDC

Operating force (OF)

0.25, 0.49, 0.98N

{25, 50, 100 gf}

0.5, 0.75, 1.00 N • m

{5.1, 7.6, 10.2 gf • cm}

Durability

Mechanical

10 × 106 min.

10 × 106 min.

Electrical

3 × 106 min.

100 × 103min.

Ambient operating temperature

-10°C to 60°C

-25°C to 80°C

Mounting pitch

10.3 × 22.2 mm

8.7 × 23.8 mm

Actuators

 

• Pin plunger

• Hinge lever

• Simulated roller lever

• Hinge roller lever

 

• Rotary action

Terminals

Solder

Quick-connect (#205)

 

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