wiping contact

wiping contact

[′wīp·iŋ ‚kän‚takt]
(electricity)
A switch or relay contact designed to move laterally with a wiping motion after it touches a mating contact. Also known as self-cleaning contact; sliding contact.
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Limited Tenders are invited for TRACTION MOTOR CuT OFF SWITCH 16 AMP 250V DC 90 DEGREE WITH WIPING CONTACT AND OPEN CONTACTS AS PER SWITCHON CAT NO D1K146 X C53, MAKE SWITCHON OR SIMILAR.
Featuring the industry's only Z-axis, low-force wiping contact for improved reliability, the MicroSpring contacts are compatible with surface-mount BGA motherboards and packages.
Other features include gold over nickel-plated beryllium copper contacts, four-point wiping contact design, positive detent action for shock resistance and deep "V" slots to locate any operation probe.
4 KV Qty 20 nos,12 Way Control wiping contact Assembly with spring loaded system Qty 4 nos,Spring charging motor, type CA2E, 220V DC (For TMG make breaker) Qty 3 nos,Rail Mounted Terminal Block 25Amp Qty 25 nos,Power T.
Featuring eight Powerpole circuits integrated into a blind mate housing, the two-row horizontally oriented connector uses proprietary flat wiping contacts.
Tenders are invited for Rotory Switch 36 Volts Dc/16 Amp, 4 Position, 2 Pole,90 Degree Of Operation With Open Type Wiping Contacts For Forward-Reverse Application With Indicating Plate And Metal Type Handle As Per Switchon Make Type No A1hk 25B Suitable Make Are L And T /Salzer/ Switchon From Valid Icf As Proved Source Only .
Featuring eight Powerpole circuits integrated into a blind mate housing, the two-row horizontally oriented connector uses flat wiping contacts and can be configured with eight standard length contacts or six standard length and two pre-mate ground contacts.
Tenders are invited for Rotary Switch 25 Amps 440V Ac 3 Phase 6 Position With Open Type Contact Erminals, With Wiping Contacts As Per Switchon Part No.
These switches feature wiping contacts, a leaf spring mechanism and a flame retardant glass-filled nylon housing and plunger for rugged, reliable operation in heavy-duty applications such as industrial machinery, material handling, packaging and automation.
In addition, Sarah features compression "activation ridge" technology, which ends the need for conventional high-pressure wiping contacts.
Tenders are invited for Set Of Rotary Switches Confirming To Is-13947 Part I And Part Iii/1993 As Per Annexure Attached A Rotary Switch Of 63 Amps,4 Position, 3-Pole,2-Way No Off With Air Break Wiping Contacts Silver Plated Ac/Dc Switching Flush At Back Of Panel Mounting Similar To Kaycee Part No.
The lower current ratings are made possible by the incorporation of self-cleaning wiping contacts, which ensure longer switch working life for the entire D3V family.