Push Button Switches

A push button is a simple type of switch that controls an action in a machine or some type of process. Most of the time, the buttons are plastic or metal. The shape of the push button may conform to fingers or hands for easy use, or they may simply be flat.
Push Button Switch Operation
Push button switches typically have two key parts, an actuator and the contacts. The actuator will go all the way through the switch and into a thin cylinder at the bottom. Inside is a movable contact and spring. When the actuator is pressed, it touches with the stationary contacts, causing the action to take place.
Push buttons are available with normally open or normally closed contacts that change state when the actuator is operated. Momentary switches require the user to keep holding the button for an action to take place, this action is then reset once the button is released. Latching push buttons keep the switch in the set contact state until the button is pressed again.
Push Button Switch Uses
Push button switches are popular in a variety of different applications, including calculators, push button phones, and many home appliances. You can find them in the home, the office, and in industrial applications. They can turn machines on and off, or cause the devices to perform specific actions, as is the case with calculators. In some cases, specifically for commercial and industrial usage, the buttons can connect through mechanical linkage, which means that pushing one button can actually cause another button to release.

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RS Stock No. 175-8481
BrandRS PRO
kr 215,35
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Momentary Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT) Panel Mount Yes 19.1 (Dia.)mm 19.1mm 16 A, 26 A White - IP67 - 250 / 125V ac Flat Quick Connect
RS Stock No. 175-8376
BrandRS PRO
kr 191,006
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- Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT) Panel Mount Yes 25.2 (Dia.)mm 25.2mm 3 A, 5 A Green - IP67 - 250V ac Flat Solder
RS Stock No. 175-9729
BrandRS PRO
kr 180,66
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Momentary Double Pole Double Throw (DPDT) Panel Mount Yes 22.2 (Dia.)mm 22.2mm 3 A, 5 A Red/Green - IP67 - 250V ac Flat Solder
RS Stock No. 175-8977
BrandRS PRO
kr 94,52
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- Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT) Panel Mount No 22.2 (Dia.)mm 22.2mm 3 A, 5 A - - IP65 Black 250V ac Flat Solder
RS Stock No. 175-8099
BrandRS PRO
kr 184,784
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Momentary Single Pole Single Throw (SPST) Panel Mount Yes 19.1 (Dia.)mm 19.1mm 16 A, 26 A White - IP67 - 250 / 125V ac Flat Quick Connect
RS Stock No. 734-6722
BrandRS PRO
kr 21,53
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Momentary Single Pole Single Throw (SPST) Panel Mount No 4.95 (Dia.)mm 4.95mm 3 A @ 120 V ac - - - Black 32/50/125V ac Dome Solder
RS Stock No. 175-8832
BrandRS PRO
kr 227,32
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Latching Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT) Panel Mount Yes 25.2 (Dia.)mm 25.2mm 16 A, 26 A White - IP67 - 250 / 125V ac Flat Quick Connect
RS Stock No. 811-8572
BrandRS PRO
kr 148,35
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Momentary Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT) Panel Mount No 19 (Dia.)mm 19mm 5 A @ 250 V ac - - IP65, IP67 Chrome 250V ac Flat Quick Connect
RS Stock No. 175-8792
BrandRS PRO
kr 214,16
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Momentary Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT) Panel Mount Yes 25.2 (Dia.)mm 25.2mm 16 A, 26 A White - IP67 - 250 / 125V ac Flat Quick Connect
RS Stock No. 175-8799
BrandRS PRO
kr 192,62
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Maintained Single Pole Single Throw (SPST) Panel Mount No 22.2 (Dia.)mm 22.2mm 16 A, 26 A - - IP67 - 250 / 125V ac Flat Quick Connect
RS Stock No. 734-6754
BrandRS PRO
kr 18,59
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Momentary Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT) PCB No 5.08 x 5.08mm - 400 mA @ 20 V - - IP67 Black 32/50/125V ac Dome Through Hole
RS Stock No. 175-9645
BrandRS PRO
kr 143,21
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Momentary Single Pole Single Throw (SPST) Panel Mount Yes 16 (Dia.)mm 16mm 2 A RGB - IP67 Translucent 36V dc Flat Solder
RS Stock No. 820-7537
BrandRS PRO
kr 42,40
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Momentary Single Pole Single Throw (SPST) PCB Yes 8 (Dia.)mm 8mm 100 mA @ 30 V dc Blue - - Clear 30V dc Plunger Pc Pin
RS Stock No. 175-9225
BrandRS PRO
kr 104,326
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Momentary Single Pole Single Throw (SPST) Panel Mount Yes 16 (Dia.)mm 16mm 2 A Green - IP67 Translucent 36V dc Flat Solder
RS Stock No. 175-8311
BrandRS PRO
kr 110,907
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- Double Pole Double Throw (DPDT) Panel Mount Yes 22.2 (Dia.)mm 22.2mm 3 A, 5 A Green - IP65 Transparent 250V ac Flat Solder
RS Stock No. 175-9378
BrandRS PRO
kr 111,27
1 Pack of 1
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Momentary Single Pole Single Throw (SPST) Panel Mount Yes 16 (Dia.)mm 16mm 2 A Red - IP67 Translucent 36V dc Round Wire Lead
RS Stock No. 175-9288
BrandRS PRO
kr 126,699
Each (In a Tray of 20)
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Momentary Single Pole Single Throw (SPST) Panel Mount Yes 16 (Dia.)mm 16mm 2 A Blue, Red - IP67 - 36V dc Round Solder
RS Stock No. 175-8999
BrandRS PRO
kr 203,39
1 Pack of 1
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- Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT) Panel Mount Yes 25.2 (Dia.)mm 25.2mm 3 A, 5 A Blue - IP67 - 250V ac Flat Solder
RS Stock No. 175-9460
BrandRS PRO
kr 134,00
Each
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Momentary Single Pole Single Throw (SPST) Panel Mount Yes 16 (Dia.)mm 16mm 2 A Green, Red - IP67 Translucent 36V dc Flat Solder
RS Stock No. 175-8351
BrandRS PRO
kr 115,513
Each (In a Tray of 20)
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- Double Pole Double Throw (DPDT) Panel Mount Yes 22.2 (Dia.)mm 22.2mm 3 A, 5 A Blue - IP65 Silver 250V ac Flat Solder
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