C&K Components Datasheets for Touch Switches and Tactile Switches

Touch switches and tactile switches operate by touching or pressing to make a connection. Touch switches are touch-operated devices that do not have moving parts. Tactile switches are electromechanical and provide tactile feedback.
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FEATURES AND BENEFITS Double action 3.7 x 3.0 mm footprint Distinctive tactile feeling between the first and second actuation TYPICAL APPLICATIONS Personal healthcare monitoring system Action camera Wearable electronics
Features/Benefits 6.3 x 6.3 x 5.0 mm footprint Low contact resistance High number of cycles 2 or 4 pin PCB layout Typical Applications Automotive Interior Car AV equipment Electronic musical...
Features/Benefits Can be actuated from either side or top Silver or Gold plated terminals Compatible with automatic insertion machines IP 50 RoHS compliant Typical Applications Automotive Computers Instrumentation
Features/Benefits Compact and slim Multiple function in one component (rotary, select) Easy installation Integrated decoration (B type) Typical Applications Remote controls Keyboards Entertainment systems White goods
Features/Benefits Compact design Short stroke to latch Wide variety of actuator heights and styles Adapted for medium power applications RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Automotive (air conditioning, lighting) Video,...
Features/Benefits Compact size 6 x 3.5 mm Variety of switch heights Choice of actuation force RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Consumer products Instrumentation Computer products Industrial
Features/Benefits Compact size 6 x 6 mm Variety of actuator lengths Choice of actuation force RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Consumer products Instrumentation Computer products Industrial
Features/Benefits Compact size Excellent tactile feel ESD protection Positioning pegs for stability IP 40 sealing RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Mobile phones, pagers PDAs Medical handheld monitors Consumer electronics...
Features/Benefits Designed for automatic or manual insertion Cambered terminals to ensure self retention Top or side actuated Large choice of caps RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Automotive Industrial Telecommunication...
Features/Benefits Easy X, Y coding on single side PCB Positive tactile feedback High temperature Wide variety of colors & styles RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Video Electronic games Appliances...
Features/Benefits Excellent tactile feel Wide choice of LED colors,travel and actuator forces High reliability / long life Sealed version available Designed for low-level switching Double stroke version available Detector version...
Features/Benefits Excellent tactile feel Wide variety of LED’s, travel and actuation forces Designed for low-level switching Detector version available RoHS compliant Typical Applications Automotive Industrial electronics Computers and network equipment...
Features/Benefits High reliability/long life Designed for low level switching Ready to implement on PCB Latching function available Several button options RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Medical Instrumentation Industrial electronics...
Features/Benefits High shear force with extended bracket Easy to pick & place with top plate tab Rubber or hard plastic actuator Press fit or snap fit caps IP 57 RoHS...
Features/Benefits Highest tact switch sealing performance Improved sealing through a modification of the crimping technique and to a double overmolding of the terminal Totally sealed Up to 1M operations RoHS...
Features/Benefits Long Life version 4 actuation forces Optional ground pin Ultra low current capabilities Excellent tactile feel Typical Applications Automotive Cellular phones Industrial electronics Medical equipment
Features/Benefits Low profile of 1.6 mm Excellent tactile feel High shear force Range of actuation forces Large flat top Redundant contacts option IP 40 sealed RoHS compliant and compatible Typical...
Features/Benefits Low profile Cost efficient J or G terminations IP 67 Typical Applications Smart meters Home appliances Consumer electronics
Features/Benefits Low profile Protected against flux KSB without top sealing KSF with top sealing RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Low profile keyboards Instrumentation Industrial control Medical Military
Features/Benefits Positive tactile feel Variety of cap colors LED support available SPST and SPDT configurations RoHS compliant Typical Applications Telecommunications Industrial Instrumentation
Features/Benefits Positive tactile feeling Range of 6 actuation forces J or G terminations Tape & reel IP 67 Typical Applications Automotive Cellular phones Industrial electronics Network infrastructure and IT
Features/Benefits Saves PCB space Range of 4 actuation forces G terminations N.O. Detect type available Rubber actuator IP 50 sealed RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Automotive Cellular phones &
Features/Benefits Short travel Good tactile feedback Self cleaning 3 actuation forces RoHS Typical Applications Aircraft Instrument Panels Radio equipment
Features/Benefits Smallest footprint Smallest thickness with integrated actuator High number of cycles within the smallest packaging IP68 Typical Applications Mobile Phones Hearing Aids MP3 accessories Bluetooth headset
Features/Benefits SMD switch Adjustable height with buttons Overload resistance Tape & reel IP 67 Typical Applications Industrial electronics Network equipment Telecommunications
Features/Benefits Spherical actuator allows actuation force off center ± 30˚ with regard to vertical Total travel 1.2 mm Sealed against flux RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Automotive Cranes, off...
Features/Benefits Stable control feeling Thru-hole or vertical actuation 160 or 260 grams actuation force RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Consumer products Instrumentation Computer products Industrial
Features/Benefits Ultra low profile, 0.8 & 1.5 mm actuator height Long life Compact package of 5.25 x 5.25 mm saves PCB space RoHS compliant and compatible Typical Applications Consumer products...
Features Smallest footprint High number of cycles within the smallest packaging Smallest thickness with integrated actuator Ground pin option Typical Applications Mobile Phones Hearing Aids MP3 accessories Bluetooth Headset