Panasonic produces the thinnest in the world button with a thickness of 0.5 mm
Company Panasonic announced the release of a button, triggered by light touch, which is the subtle switch of this kind. Its size is equal to 2.6 x 1.6 x 0.5 mm.
Button, designed for surface mounting, intended for mobile and wearable devices. According to the manufacturer, it is waterproof and, despite the small thickness and stroke of 0.08 mm, provides a clear tactile response. Degree of protection — IP67.
The range of permissible combinations of voltage and current ranges from 10 mA x 2 20 mA x 15 V contact Resistance in the closed state does not exceed 500 mW, and insulation resistance at least 50 Mω (at voltage of 100 V). Within minutes, the button can withstand an AC voltage of 250 V. It is designed for operation in the temperature range from -40°C to +85°C. Guaranteed resource buttons 500,000 actuations.
Includes the production of three varieties, distinguished by the force required for actuation (1.0, 1.6 and 2.4 N). Please specify what thickness of 0.5 mm can boast of only the first. The other two have a thickness of 0.53 and 0.55 mm, respectively. Serial production of new items should begin in the current month.