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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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.
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.
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.
April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial@Amphenol, a leader in industrial interconnect products, introduces Card|Mate, an extremely small smart card connector with self-cleaning wiping contacts that ensures a reliable data connection on every insertion.
This device utilizes gold plated, bifurcated wiping contacts to ensure stable contact at low resistance, and offers triple switch settings (+,0,-) that create 3n possible combinations.