KP Series Illuminated Switches

KP series switches from NKK ensure evenly diffused illumination

NKK Switches' KP Series Illuminated SwitchesNKK Switches' KP series illuminated switch features a built-in red, red/blue/green, or super-bright, bicolor red/green LED that can be combined to create amber. The unique design of the switch ensures that illumination is evenly diffused throughout.

The switch’s square cap has a clear lens with a white diffuser and is offered in flat, sculptured, and home key styles as well as common 17.4 mm, 15 mm, and 12 mm sizes, further enabling design flexibility. A rectangular switch cap is also available. To facilitate the addition of a legend, the cap is constructed to accommodate laser etching and film inserts.

Features

  • Distinct, long total travel of .177" (4.5 mm) for KP01 or shorter stroke of .138" (3.5 mm) for KP02
  • Red, red/blue/green, and red/green LEDs
  • Specially designed snap-in standoff for simple and secure PC board mounting and alignment
  • Unique actuation guide gives positive indication of circuit transfer as well as smooth and silent operation
  • Choices of tactile, nontactile, or tactile/audible actuation
  • Compact design with height of .906" (23.0 mm) from PC board to top of cap
  • Flat, sculptured, or home key square caps in three common sizes for design flexibility in audio/video applications
  • Twin contacts with gold plating assure high reliability and long life of 5,000,000 operations minimum
  • Epoxy sealed terminals to lock out flux, dust, and other contaminants, plus standard PCB spacing of .100" (2.54 mm)

KP Series Switches

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityView Details
SWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12VKP0115ACBKG03RGBJBSWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12V25 - ImmediateView Details
SWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12VKP0115ANBKG03RGB-2SJBSWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12V77 - ImmediateView Details
SWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12VKP0115ACBKG03RGB-3FJBSWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12V47 - ImmediateView Details
SWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12VKP0115ANBKG03RGB-2FJBSWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12V18 - ImmediateView Details
SWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12VKP0115ACBKG03RGB-2SJBSWITCH PUSH SPST-NO 0.1A 12V9 - ImmediateView Details

Accessories - Caps

ImageManufacturer Part NumberDescriptionAvailable QuantityView Details
KP ILLUM PUSHBUTTON CAPAT3083JBKP ILLUM PUSHBUTTON CAP0View Details
CAP PUSHBUTTON SQUARE CLEAR/WHTAT3078JBCAP PUSHBUTTON SQUARE CLEAR/WHT11 - Immediate
7920 - Factory Stock
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CAP PUSHBUTTON SQUARE CLEAR/WHTAT3079JBCAP PUSHBUTTON SQUARE CLEAR/WHT21300 - Factory StockView Details
Published: 2010-11-23