movable contact

movable contact

[′mü·və·bəl ′kän‚takt]
(electricity)
The relay contact that is mechanically displaced to engage or disengage one or more stationary contacts. Also known as armature contact.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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* A cam activated movable contact and gold contact.
The cross-section of the movable contact is also rectangular.
Contact reliability is ensured with cam-activated movable contact and gold contacts.
The camactivated movable contact and gold contacts ensure contact reliability and continuity.
When the actuator coils are not energized the soft magnetic rocker is attracted to one of the cores applying the contact force to the movable contact through the dielectric plunger.