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Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-16-3A6

Micro Switch V16

FEATURES AND BENEFITS

● Wide variation of best-selling microswitches with switching currents of 10 to 21 A.
● Can be used for interrupting current when doors are opened or closed.
● Available in two types of cases: thermoplastic resin and thermosetting resin.
● Indium contact models available for DC load

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS

  • Small appliances
  • Computers and peripherals
  • Medical instrumentation

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Contact Rating:
21A 250V AC

16A 125V AC

15A 30V DC

10A 30V DC

  • Electrical Life:
≧ 50000 Cycles
  • Insulation Resistance:
≧ 100 MΩ
  • Degree of Protection:
IP 40
  • Operating Temperature:
T 105/55
  • Contact Resistance:
≦ 50mΩ

Understanding the Role of a Micro Switch in Microwave Ovens

The micro switch, often overlooked, plays a pivotal role in ensuring the safe and effective operation of your microwave oven. This tiny component is responsible for crucial functions that ensure the proper working and safety of your beloved appliance.

A micro switch is essentially a small, fast-acting switch that requires minimal force to activate. In the case of microwave ovens, it primarily serves as a safety mechanism. It’s designed to cut off electricity whenever the door is opened while the appliance is still running, preventing harmful radiation from escaping. Aside from this key function, it can also contribute to some other operational aspects of your oven such as indicating when the door is securely closed or triggering internal light.

Key Features of a Micro Switch in Microwave Ovens

  • Safety Mechanism: The most notable feature of a micro switch in a microwave oven is its role as a safety device. It disconnects power to prevent potential harm caused by accidental exposure to microwaves; this happens if one tries to operate the microwave with an open door.
  • Door Position Detection: The switch helps detect whether the microwave door is properly closed or not. If not positioned correctly, it prevents any operation until safely shut.
  • Triggering Internal Light: In many models, opening and closing the door activates or deactivates the internal light in your microwave – another task performed by our humble micro switch.
  • Compact and Durable: Despite its small size, these switches are highly durable and resilient against typical kitchen conditions. They are designed to last for years without requiring regular maintenance or replacement.

Why Micro Switches Matter

It’s worth appreciating how much rests on this seemingly insignificant part! Without it, using microwaves could be dangerous due to potential leaks or unintended activation with an open door. Furthermore, its durability ensures that you won’t have to frequently worry about replacing this part.

Constant advances in technology don’t leave even such small components like micro switches untouched – manufacturers continuously explore ways to enhance their efficiency and reliability further improving user experience with these essential appliances.

Despite being out of sight most times (tucked within your oven), next time you pop something into your microwave and close that door – spare a thought for this minute but mighty component that keeps you safe while ensuring smooth operation every time.

 

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Product Features

Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-16-3A6: The Reliable Choice for B2B Buyers

In the world of electrical components, reliability is crucial. B2B buyers such as importers, distributors, manufacturers, brands, wholesalers, and retailers are constantly searching for high-quality products that meet their customers’ needs. When it comes to micro switches, WEUP’s Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-16-3A6 is the ideal choice. Let’s explore the features and functions that make this product stand out from its competitors.

Wide Variation of Best-Selling Microswitches: WEUP’s Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-16-3A6 offers a wide range of options with switching currents of 10 to 21 A. This ensures that you can find the perfect micro switch to suit your specific application requirements. Whether you need a micro switch for small appliances, computers and peripherals, or medical instrumentation, WEUP has got you covered.

Versatile Usage: The V-16-3A6 micro switch can be effectively used for interrupting current when doors are opened or closed. This makes it an essential component in applications where safety is paramount, such as microwave ovens or other appliances with doors. The micro switch ensures that electricity is cut off when the door is opened while the appliance is still running, preventing harmful radiation from escaping.

Durable Construction: The V-16-3A6 micro switch is available in two types of cases: thermoplastic resin and thermosetting resin. Both options are designed to withstand typical kitchen conditions and are highly durable. These switches are built to last for years without requiring regular maintenance or replacement. With WEUP’s Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-16-3A6, you can be confident in the longevity and reliability of your electrical components.

Indium Contact Models: For applications involving DC load, WEUP offers indium contact models of the V-16-3A6 micro switch. Indium is known for its excellent conductivity and low contact resistance, making it the perfect choice for DC load applications. By offering indium contact models, WEUP provides a solution that ensures optimal performance and efficiency in a variety of scenarios.

Certified Quality: WEUP’s Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-16-3A6 has obtained various certifications including CQC, CCC, CE, RoHS, ENEC, PAHS, VDE, TUV, and UL. These certifications guarantee that the product meets stringent quality standards and adheres to safety regulations. When you choose the V-16-3A6 micro switch, you can trust that you are selecting a reliable and high-quality component for your electrical systems.

Competitive Advantage: One of the key advantages of choosing WEUP’s Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-16-3A6 is the ability to source directly from China manufacturers. By partnering with WEUP, B2B buyers have access to a wide network of reputable manufacturers, suppliers, and vendors in China. This direct supply chain allows for competitive pricing, efficient logistics, and reliable delivery. Whether you are a distributor or a retailer, sourcing directly from China manufacturers through WEUP gives you a competitive edge in the market.

In conclusion, WEUP’s Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-16-3A6 is the ideal choice for B2B buyers looking for high-quality micro switches. Its wide variation of best-selling microswitches, versatile usage in various applications, durable construction, indium contact models for DC load applications, and certified quality make it a reliable and efficient option. Furthermore, the competitive advantage of sourcing directly from China manufacturers through WEUP ensures cost-effectiveness and reliable supply chain management. Trust in the V-16-3A6 micro switch for all your electrical component needs and experience the difference it can make in your business operations.

Key Features Summary:

  • Wide variation of best-selling microswitches with switching currents of 10 to 21 A.
  • Can be used for interrupting current when doors are opened or closed.
  • Available in two types of cases: thermoplastic resin and thermosetting resin.
  • Indium contact models available for DC load applications.
  • Certified quality with various certifications such as CQC, CCC, CE, RoHS, ENEC, PAHS, VDE, TUV, and UL.
  • Competitive advantage of sourcing directly from China manufacturers through WEUP.

Why Choose WEUP?

High Quality

High Quality

Our switches are manufactured using top-grade materials and undergo rigorous quality control measures to ensure superior performance.

Affordability

We understand the importance of cost-effectiveness in today’s competitive market. That’s why we offer our switches at a competitive price point without compromising on quality.

Affordability
Reliable Supplier

Reliable Supplier

As one of the leading China manufacturers, WEUP has established a solid reputation for providing reliable products to customers worldwide. We work with reputable suppliers and have a strong network of distributors to ensure prompt delivery.

Excellent Customer Service

At WEUP, we value our customers’ satisfaction above all else. Our dedicated team is always ready to assist you with any inquiries or concerns you may have.

Excellent Customer Service

Certificates

Goboll Rocker Swtich VDE
VDE Certificates
Goboll Rocker Swtich CCC
CCC Certificates
Goboll Rocker Swtich CE
CE Certificates
Goboll Rocker Swtich CQC
CQC Certificates
ENEC Certification
ENEC Certificates
Goboll Rocker Swtich PAHS
PAHS Certificates
Goboll Rocker Swtich RoHS
RoHS Certificates
Goboll Rocker Swtich TUV
TUV Certificates
Goboll Rocker Swtich UL
UL Certificates

Technical Data

Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6

RatingsActuatorMaximum Operating Force (OF)Contact FormTerminalsHeat resistance
21:21 A at 250 VACNone: Pin plunger Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
6: 3.92 N {400 gf}
1: SPDT Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
A : Solder terminals
None : Standard (80°C)
16:16A at 250 VAC1 : Short hinge lever Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
5: 1.96 N {200 gf}
2: SPST-NC Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
C2 : Quick-connect terminals (#187)
-T : Heat-resistive (150°C)
15:15 A at 250 VAC2 : Hinge lever Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
4: 0.98 N {100 gf}
3: SPST-NO Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
C : Quick-connect terminals (#250)
10:10 A at 250 VAC3 : Long hinge lever Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
Note: These values are for the pin plunger models.
4 : Simulated roller lever Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
5 : Short hinge roller lever Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
6 : Hinge roller lever Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6

Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6

Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6

ActuatorTerminalsContact formMaximum operating force (OF)21A16A
Pin plunger Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6Solder terminals (A)SPDT3.92NV-16-1A6
SPST-NCV-16-2A6
SPST-NOV-16-3A6
SPDT1.96NV-16-1A5
SPST-NCV-16-2A5
SPST-NOV-16-3A5
SPDT0.98N
SPST-NC
SPST-NO
Quick-connect terminals (#187) (C2)SPDT3.92NV-16-1C26
SPST-NCV-16-2C26
SPST-NOV-16-3C26
SPDT1.96NV-16-1C25
SPST-NCV-16-2C25
SPST-NOV-16-3C25
SPDT0.98N
SPST-NC
SPST-NO
Quick-connect terminals (#250) (C)SPDT3.92NV-21-1C6V-16-1C6
SPST-NCV-21-2C6V-16-2C6
SPST-NOV-21-3C6V-16-3C6
SPDT1.96NV-16-1C5
SPST-NCV-16-2C5
SPST-NOV-16-3C5
SPDT0.98N
SPST-NC
SPST-NO
Item                                              ModelV-10V-15V-16V-21V-21(IN)
Permissible operating speed0.1mm to 1 m/s max. (pin plunger models)
Permissible operating frequencyMechanical600 operations/min max. (pin plunger models)
Electrical60 operations/min
Insulation resistance100MΩ min. (at 500 VDC with insulation tester)
Contact resistance (initial value)15mΩ max.
Dielectric strength  *1Between terminals of
the same polarity
AC1,000V  50/60Hz  1min
Between current-carrying metal parts
and ground
AC1,500V  50/60Hz
1min
AC1,500V  50/60Hz
1min
AC2,000V  50/60Hz  1min
Between each terminal and non-current-
carrying metal parts
AC1,500V  50/60Hz
1min
AC1,500V  50/60Hz
1min
AC2,000V  50/60Hz  1min
Vibration
resistance  *2
Malfunction10 to 55 Hz, 1.5-mm double amplitude
Shock resistance  *2Durability1,000 m/s2  {approx. 100 G} max.
Malfunction200 m/s2
{approx. 20G} max.
300 m/s2 {approx. 30 G} max.
Durability  *3Mechanical50,000,000 operations min. (60 operations/min)
Electrical300,000 operations min.
(30 operations/min)
Heat resistive: 50,000 operations min
(30 operations/min)
100,000 operations min.
(30 operations/min)
Heat resistive: 20,000 operations min
(30 operations/min)
100,000 operations min.
(30 operations/min)
Degree of protectionIEC IP40
Degree of protection against electric shockClass I
Proof tracking index (PTI)175
Ambient operating temperature-25 to 105C
(Heat resistive: -25 to 150C)
-25 to 105C-25 to 80C
-25 to 105C (V-21 series: -25 to 80C) (Heat resistive: -25 to 150C) at ambient humidity of 60% max.
(with no icing or condensation)
Ambient operating humidity85% max. (for 5 to 35C)
WeightApprox. 6.2g (pin plunger models)

Rocker Switch Applications

Power Supply Switches for Consumer Electronics, PC Peripherals, and Office/Commercial Equipment

Rocker switches are used in a lot of common pieces of technology such as monitors, printers and measuring devices. Check out some of the applications of rocker switches below.

Air purifiers, dehumidifiers, etc.

Monitors, copiers, printers, etc.

MonitorsCopiersPrinters
Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6Micro Switch Miniature Basic Switch V-164-3C6
Power SuppliesMeasuring DevicesPower Outlet Strips
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Our nearest port is Ningbo and Shanghai port, but if you collect the goods to ship together, we could send them to the other farther port. Usually, our customers will choose TNT, DHL, FedEx, and UPS to ship them.

How long is the delivery leading time?

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For standard packing, dozens per box, 500pcs or 1000pcs per carton. We also provide you with custom box or carton packing with your logo and design.

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All the products will be 100% checked before the shipment.

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