Future Electronics Announces Immediate Availability of Micro-Mini Tactile Switches from E-Switch

Montreal, Canada – August 1, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has announced immediate shipping availability of micro-miniature tactile switches from E-Switch.

E-Switches’ TL3305, TL3360 and TL3365 miniature tact switches are compact surface mount designs and range from 4.2mm x 3.2mm up to 6mm x 6.5mm in size. The TL3305 and TL3360 provide two operating forces options. These tact switches fit numerous wearable and handheld device applications, such as watches/wrist bands, mobile phones, earphones/hearing aids, digital glasses, monitoring devices and handheld gaming and electronic audio/visual devices.

The TL3305 Series ultraminiature SMT tact switch offers a mere 4.5mm x 4.5mm package size. It has a surface mount termination, and two operating forces to choose from, with operating lifecycle up to 500,000, and multiple actuator lengths from 3.8mm to 7.0mm.

Applications for the TL3305 Series ultraminiature SMT tact switch include wearable technology, telecommunications, consumer electronics, audio/visual, medical devices, testing/instrumentation, and computer/peripherals.

For more information on the TL3305 Series ultraminiature SMT tact switch from E-Switches, click here.

E-Switches’ TL3360 Series is a 6mm x 6.5mm right angle SMT tact switch. Designed for right angle SMT applications, it offers multiple actuation heights and operating force options of 185 gf or 260 gf. Typical applications for the TL3360 Series include telecommunications, consumer electronics, audio/visual, medical devices, testing/instrumentation, and computer/peripherals.

For more information about the TL3360 Series, and access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, click here.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com

514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Promotes Panasonic’s EVP and EVQ Tactile Switches

Montreal, Canada – March 14, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate shipping availability of Panasonic’s EVP and EVQ series of tactile switches.

Panasonic’s Light Touch Switches are high quality tactile switches that are versatile and can be used in almost any user interface application, and come in a variety of shapes, sizes, terminals and push forces. Each switch is engineered for low contact resistance, small bounce noise, high contact reliability and a sharp tactile feel.

The EVP and EVQ series of tactile switches from Panasonic feature small size, a sharp tactile feel, high contact reliability, and high peel off strength.

Typical applications for Panasonic’s tactile switches include automotive and industrial control panels, blood glucose meters/blood infusion pumps, menu/reset/navigation buttons on portable devices, home control devices, and wearable devices.

For more information about Panasonic, the EVP series, the EVQ series, tactile switches, small size, sharp tactile feel, contact reliability, and peel off strength, visit www.FutureElectronics.com

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Offers the TL6100 Series of Sealed Tactile Switches

Montreal, Canada – January 20, 2015 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of E-Switch’s TL6100 Series of sealed tact switches, which offer a new footprint and longer life.

For years, this legacy switch series has been one of the most popular sealed switches offered by E-Switch. Now, with its re-tooled design it has a longer operating life, perfect for customers who need the reliability of a tried and true switch, along with the longevity of a higher lifecycle, for their application.

The TL6100 series is processed sealed for automated soldering cleaning processes. Applications and markets for this switch include consumer electronics, medical devices, audio/visual, instrumentation, computer peripherals, telecommunication and more.

Specifications for the TL6100 series illuminated tact switch include an operating temperature range of -40°C to 85°C, and life expectancies (dependent upon operating force) of 130 gf: 1,000,000 cycles; 160 gf: 1,000,000 cycles; 300 gf: 500,000 cycles; and 500 gf: 200,000 cycles.

For more information about E-Switch, the TL6100 Series, sealed tact switches, or tactile switches, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory of electronic components, click here.

ABOUT E-SWITCH
E-Switch offers one of the broadest switch lines available today. The company has been delivering innovative and quality switches to the electronics, telecom, high tech, medical, instrumentation, industrial, audio/visual, appliance, and consumer markets since 1979.

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with offices in Singapore and Hong Kong, E-Switch’s global reach extends to Europe, Asia, and Latin America. Products include Tact, Pushbutton, Rocker, Toggle, Slide, DIP, Rotary, Keylock, Snap Action, Power, Illuminated Switches and more. E-Switch has local reps, engineers, and account managers on hand to provide specifying assistance and quick response to 3D drawing requests and other inquiries, along with a top-notch sample program that allows engineers to examine and qualify switches for end product applications.

E-Switch’s online catalog includes complete specifications, drawings and schematics. Product modifications and customization expertise are available for many of the offered switches.

ABOUT FUTURE ELECTRONICS
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

Information:
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com