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Tilt Sensing for Mechanical Linkages





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Tilt Sensors

American Electronic Components Incorporated (AEC – introduces the all new Durakool DS-120 tilt sensor. This new reed switch based assembly is designed to sense tilt in mechanical linkages in industrial applications.

The device is suitable for switching logic inputs or LEDS directly; but, may also be used to operate relays with suitable circuit protection. The package comes in 2 forms to allow for mounting on both magnetic and non-magnetic materials and needs only one screw to maintain correct positioning.

Incorporating a 1 Form A Ruthenium Reed Switch, rated at 10 Watts DC, the device is capable of switching up to 48VDC and carry 400mA..... The device is sealed to IP65 and has an operating temperature range of -40ºC ~ +85ºC.

The standard product is available with flying leads which can be modified to suit specific customer requirements.

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About American Electronic Components Incorporated

AEC is a leader in the design and manufacture of specialized electrical and electronic components primarily for automotive and industrial applications. Our product line includes positions sensors, G-force sensors, acceleration switches, DURAKOOL relays, inclination sensors & switches and HERMASEAL glass to metal seals. Our creative engineering team has extensive experience in harsh environmental packaging concepts. We use high-quality products and are positioned to support your most challenging applications. AEC are ISO 9001 quality certified.

For further information please contact:

Bruce Finke, Vice President Sales & Marketing, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , +1 (574) 295 6330, Toll Free (888) 847 6552

American Electronic Components, 1101 Lafayette Street, Elkhart, Indiana 46516, United States of America

Toll: 888 847 6552, Tel: +1 574 295 6330, Fax: +1 574-293-8013,

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