K12 and K12S series double stroke keyswitches

C&K’s K12 & K12S keyswitches separate electrical and mechanical functions to ensure accurate switching positions making it one of the most robust products able to withstand up to 100N overload and 200K actuations. 
Configuring different combinations of spring mechanisms and cam designs, enables C&K to customize the switches’ travel distance, actuation force, and contact position to meet a variety of different customer requirements within the same form factor.
Featuring excellent tactile feedback, K12 for Through-Hole Technology and K12S for Surface Mount Technology is available in double operating forces from 3,5N/7N to 6N/12N. 
The IP67 version (K12S) is ideal for outdoor applications while the IP40 version (K12/K12S) is available for less demanding environments. 

C&K K12 and K12S series double stroke keyswitches - Avnet Abacus

Features/Applications

Features Applications
  • SPST (2x)
  • IP40 (K12/K12S) & IP67 sealed (K12S)
  • Up to 200K life cycles (K12S)
  • 3,5N/7N and 6N/12N (K12) – 4N/8N and 6N/12N (K12S)
  • Agriculture
  • Construction
  • Transportation
  • Medical
  • Industrial
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