Lorlin Electronics announces additions to its very successful KP range of vandal proof metal keypads. The new models provide simpler switching options to complement the existing 12 and 16 button keypads. Customers may now specify single row keypads with 1, 2, 3 or 4 pushbuttons. Maintaining the secure and rugged build qualities of the larger models these attractive metal keypads may be used for security switching or access control in public and industrial environments, environmental control and service access.
Keypads may be specified with 1, 2 3or 4 buttons and are can be front or rear mounted on to a flat surface. The keys are available as back lit by LED‚s with a colour choice of blue, red, green, white or yellow, have a large clear character type style on the button faces and there is a choice of casing and button colours. Non-illuminated versions are also available.
All Lorlin KP keypads are manufactured from strong die cast zinc, powder coated and feature a vandal proof anti-pull key design. Colours available include matt black, brushed chrome and matt grey. The complete keypad is IP rated for weather, water and dust resistance. The switch contacts are rated at 24VDC @ 20mA and are reliability tested to 2,000,000 cycles per key. Electrical connection is to a 2.5 mm pitch PCB terminal header, and the keypad is RoHS and CE compliant. Operating temperature range of the keypad is ˆ40°C to +80°C and it is impact resistant to IK 07.
Dan Walker, Sales Manager at Lorlin Electronics comments, "Our original 12 and 16 button keypads have sold very well. Customers have been asking us for simpler solutions for access and industrial control applications and our new single row models will be the perfect solution."
Lorlin's new single row KP vandal proof keypads have many applications for secure access and control in electrical and industrial applications where weather and vandal resistance is important. The new KP keypads are available direct from Lorlin or from franchised distributors worldwide. For more information go to www.lorlin.co.uk
Lorlin Electronics was established in the UK as a switch manufacturer in 1961 and is based at Littlehampton on the Sussex coast. Specialising in the design and manufacture of electro-mechanical switches their range includes rotary, push button, key lock and dimmer switches. Lorlin supply many major manufacturers in the UK and overseas either directly or via an extensive distribution network. Typical applications for Lorlin switches include equipment for test and measurement, lighting, security and safety systems and household appliances. As a UK manufacturing company Lorlin are able to control all aspects of the manufacturing process from initial design through to final test and can offer many innovative solutions to meet unique requirements. Factory processes are accredited to the ISO 9001:2000 standard and products are approved to international standards such as VDE, UL and CSA. In addition to design and test facilities Lorlin have in-house mould, press and tooling departments and a specialised assembly area including semi and fully automatic assembly machines.
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