Heavy Action Pushbutton Switch (170/172 Series)

Carling Technologies
Part Number Information
Part #: Price/Availability:
170-A Buy Now
170-B Buy Now
172-A Buy Now
172-B Buy Now

The 170/172-Series pushbutton switches are single pole, high amperage switches suitable for shallow back panel applications. These single throw momentary action switches have a slow-make, slow-break contact mechanism. They require 2.5 pounds of actuation force, and are AC rated up to 15 amps at 125VAC.


  • UL CSA certified
  • 1 pole
  • 1,000 V RMS (minimum) dielectric
  • Insulation Resistance is 100 megohms (minimum)
  • Mounting Method is Bushing Mount
  • Bushing accessories available
  • Plastic color caps available
  • Custom lead lengths available
  • Custom strip lengths available