RS PRO, 2 Position Rotary Switch, 8 A, Tab

  • RS Stock No. 745-2436
  • Manufacturer RS PRO
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Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
COO (Country of Origin): TW
Product Details

RS IP65 Rotary Selector Switch - ADA16C Series (16mm)

Sub-assembled, modular construction, momentary action, Rotary Selector Switch designed to fit industry standard 16mm diameter cut-outs in panels with a thickness between 0.5 and 5mm. The Rotary Selector operator can be fitted to any of the Contact Blocks allowing various combinations of switching (for Contact Blocks see stock numbers 745-2427, 745-2423 and 745-2420). Each Contact Block has 2.8x0.5mm universal terminals that allow either direct soldering or plug in receptacles. Installation and assembly is quick and easy, once fully fitted the 45º, two position, Rotary Selector Switch has a waterproof panel sealing to IP65.
Other switches in the ADA16 series include Key Switches, Buzzer, Emergency Stop (E stop), Pilot Light Indicators and sub-assembled, modular construction, illuminated or non illuminated Push Button switches, to view a portion of these see stock numbers 745-2433, 745-2439, 745-2445, 745-2442, 745-2486 and 745-2449 respectively.

Waterproof rated to IP65
16mm Ø panel cut out
Rectangular 18x24mm operator with 45º clockwise momentary switching
VDE rated to 5A 250Vac (8A 125Vac)
Silver contacts
Insulation resistance >50MΩ
-25 to +55°C operating temperature range


Contact blocks must be ordered separately, see stock numbers 745-2427, 745-2423 and 745-2420.
For suitable contact block mating connectors see stock number 680-2158 typically.



Attribute Value
Contact Current Rating 8 A
Number of Switch Positions 2
Voltage Rating 250V ac
Depth 55mm
Width 18mm
Diameter 18mm
Dimensions 55 x 18 (Dia.)mm
Mounting Type Panel Mount
Mounting Hole Size 16 mm
Terminal Type Tab
Contact Material Silver
Minimum Operating Temperature -25°C
Standards Met CUL, ENEC, UL, VDE
Height 45mm
Mechanical Life 250000Operations
IP Rating IP65
Maximum Operating Temperature +55°C
Temporarily out of stock - back order for despatch 10-11-2020, delivery within 2 working days
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