CTS Adds New 222J/K/L/M/P/S and 223J Series Waterproof Tact Switches and announces intent to add Illuminated Tact Switches
Lisle, IL – CTS Corporation (NYSE: CTS) has added two new waterproof tact switch series, the 222J/K/L/M/P/S and the 223J Series to the tact switch product family. These new tact switch series are designed to be waterproof and are an excellent choice for many extreme operating conditions. The actuators on many of these new tact switches are made of soft silicone rubber to provide a softer tactile feedback to the user. These new products were developed to accommodate applications in the industrial, medical, and transportation markets.
The 222J/K/L/P and the 223J Series are sealed to IP67 standards in a compact size of 6.2mm x 6.3mm; the 222M/S Series are sealed to IP57 standards in a compact size of 6.4mm x 6.6mm and 6.0mm x 3.8mm. The optional travel of the soft actuators range from 0.25mm to 0.7mm among the different part number series. These new product series will be available starting in February. For more information, visit www.ctscorp.com/sense_product_line/tactile-switches/.
In addition to the new waterproof tact switch family, CTS will soon expand the tact switch product portfolio to include LED illuminated tact switches suitable for many markets including medical, automotive, home health care, audio / video, fitness equipment, white goods, security systems, and servers. The anticipated launch date is set for early April of this year.
CTS (NYSE: CTS) is a leading designer and manufacturer of products that Sense, Connect, and Move. The company manufactures sensors, actuators, and electronic components in North America, Europe, and Asia. CTS provides solutions to OEMs in the aerospace, communications, defense, industrial, information technology, medical, and transportation markets.
For more information, visit www.ctscorp.com.
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