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Technical Data Sheet 1448C

C T S C O R P O R A T I O N /M A N U F A C T U R E R O F R E L I A B L E E L E C T R O N I C C O M P O N E N T S

Electrical and Mechanical Specifications

Resistance Range

500 ohms through 1 megohm Resistance Tolerance

Standard ±20%Available ±10%

Resistance Tapers

Standard: Linear

Special: Available upon request Insulation Resistance

10 megohms at 250 VDC Voltage Rating

Across end terminals

Linear curves—300 VDC

(Not to exceed wattage ratings)

Power Rating, watts

Resistor:0.2 watt @ 55°C derated to no load

@ 85°C, linear taper Switch:

1000 watts 120VAC (tungsten-filament load)6A 120VAC @ 0.75-0.80PF (inductive load)Power Switch (optional)

SPST -10,000 cycles carrying 1000 watts 120 VAC


10,000 cycles switching 6A 120 VAC @ 0.75-0.80PF

(Inductive load)

SPDT -10,000 cycles carrying 600 watts 120 VAC


6,000 cycles switching 3A 120 VAC @ 0.75-0.80PF

(Inductive load) Slide Travel

X and U Style: 10, 15, 20, 30, 45, and 60mm V Style: 10, 15, 25, 40, and 55mm

Switch:20mm = 17mm electrical + 3mm switch

30mm = 27mm electrical + 3mm switch Actuator Information

See Illustrations, page 4 (Actuator Styles)

Operating Force

Either direction 20-150 gf Switch OFF force: 100-500 gf

Stop Strength: 3K gf maximum, measured at base of slider Detent Force (detent optional)

Leaving detent: 20-200 gf over operating force Operating Life

10,000 cycles

Linear 0.05w 0.1w 0.2w 0.25w 0.5w Non-linear 0.025w 0.05w 0.1w 0.15w


Size 10mm 15mm 30mm 45mm

60mm Taper