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Old 3rd April 2008, 05:21 PM   #1
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Default Two position rotatory switch with spring return wanted

Well, the subject line says it al. I have been looking extensively for a regular 1 pole rotatory switch with two momentary positions that return to the midposition when released. Low power application. Sound simple but pretty difficult to find. Can someone point me in the right direction (preferably EU due to shipping but US no problem at all).
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Old 6th April 2008, 01:42 PM   #2
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Anyone knows a place to obtain these switches? Thanks in advance.
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Old 6th April 2008, 04:17 PM   #3
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Two position rotatory switch with spring return wanted
There was a thread on this topic recently.
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Old 6th April 2008, 05:38 PM   #4
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Hi Pinkmouse,
Thanks, but with the keywords 'rotatory; switch; spring; return' I do not get good results. Do you by chance know which thread? Thx!
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Old 6th April 2008, 05:48 PM   #5
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Sounds like a hard thing to find. I would check allied electronics. There are a few others places too.
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Old 6th April 2008, 06:11 PM   #6
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Try searching rotary switch spring return.
I Googled it and got some good hits.
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Old 6th April 2008, 06:36 PM   #7
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This is the thread about the rotary switch.

http://www.diyaudio.com/forums/showt...hreadid=118971

This switch is hard to find for consumer equipment, but you have better option is you look for industrial control.

http://www.controlcomponents.nl/drukknoppen.html
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Two position rotatory switch with spring return wanted
Electroswitch (Mouser)

http://www.electro-nc.com/rotaryus/e3.pdf

http://mouser.com/Search/ProductDeta...ylSwh77g%3D%3D
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Old 7th April 2008, 06:23 PM   #9
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Hi guys, thanks for your responses. I may have found a reasonably priced alternative. See:
http://kwx.hardware.nl/p/ROCKWELL/800FPSB32
Its description in English can be found here:
http://www.ab.com/en/epub/catalogs/2...5391/tab3.html
Price is 7.60 Euro a piece.
All I have to do is try to remove that knob and hopefully a 6mm shaft is behind it.
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Old 7th April 2008, 07:18 PM   #10
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The Allen-Bradley 800F-PSB32 selector is just the top part.
You will need the bottom parts (Base + contacts)

But there is no shaft in this device, the selector have 2 cams to activate the contacts.
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