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MCS 16 non-illuminated
non-illuminated
MCS 16 Point Illumination red / green
Point Illumination
red / green
MCS 16 non-illuminated
non-illuminated
MCS 16 Point Illumination red / green
Point Illumination
red / green
MCS 16 Point Illumination red / green
Point Illumination
red / green
MCS 16 non-illuminated
MCS 16 Point Illumination red / green
MCS 16 non-illuminated
MCS 16 Point Illumination red / green
MCS 16 Point Illumination red / green

Series: MCS 16

Metal Switch Short Stroke

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6 Variants


Description

  • Momentary action switch available in version Standard, with Point Illumination, Lettering
  • Assembly by mounting with nut
  • Pin connections, Pins with Soldering Aid or Clip for Pins

Unique Selling Proposition

  • Very low mounting depth
  • High ingress protection IP67
  • Resistant against vandalism
  • Long lifetime

Characteristics

  • Housing and actuator material types: zinc die-cast with nickel plating or stainless steel
  • Wide range of materials, colours, lettering, colours of illumination
  • Switching voltage max. 48 VDC, switching current max. 125 mA
  • Zinc die-cast for housing and actuator
    With or without illumination, no lettering
  • Stainless Steel for actuator
    Optional point illumination and optional laser lettering with standard or customer-specific symbols

Electrical Data

Switching Function

N.O. 

Supply Voltage

LED operating data are listed in separate table 

Contact Material Silver

Switching Voltage

min. 4 VDC , max. 48 VDC

Switching Current

max. 125 mA

Rated Switching Capacity

1.2 W

Lifetime

1 million actuations at Rated Switching Capacity

Contact Resistance

< 50 mΩ, < 150 mΩ after lifetime

Insulation Resistance

> 100 MΩ

Duration of Bounce

< 1 ms

Contact Material Gold

Switching Voltage

min. 50 mVDC, max. 24 VDC

Switching Current

max. 80 mA

Rated Switching Capacity

0.36 W

Lifetime

1 million actuations at Rated Switching Capacity

Contact Resistance

< 50 mΩ, < 150 mΩ after lifetime

Insulation Resistance

> 100 MΩ

Duration of Bounce

< 1 ms

Mechanical Data

Actuating Force

Max. 5 N

Actuating Travel

Max. 0.4 mm

Lifetime

1 million actuations

Shock Protection

IK 06

Mounting screw torque

0.4 Nm with Sealing Ring, 1.5 Nm without Sealing Ring

Climatical Data

Operating Temperature

-20 to 60 °C

Storage Temperature

-20 to 60 °C

Protection Class

IP67 with O-Ring 

Salt Spray Test (acc. to DIN 50021-SS)

24 h / 48 h / 96 h Residence Time 

Other Data

Contact Material

Ag / Au 

Soldering Data

Tinning

260 °C / 2 sec according to DIN IEC 60068-2-20

Solderability

260 °C / 2 sec (IEC 60068-2-20 Test Ta Method 1)

Resistance to Soldering Heat

260 °C / 5 sec (IEC 60068-2-20 Test Tb Method 1A)

Material

Housings

Zinc Die Casting Nickel Plated 

Actuator unlettered

Zinc Die Casting Nickel Plated 

Actuator lettered

Stainless Steel 1.4301 

Contact

CuZn37 2,5 µm Ag 

Snap Dome

X 12 CrNi 177 gold plated 

Socket

PA 

Detailed information on product approvals, code requirements, usage instructions and detailed test conditions can be looked up in  Details about Approvals
SCHURTER products are designed for use in industrial environments. They have approvals from independent testing bodies according to national and international standards. Products with specific characteristics and requirements such as required in the automotive sector according to IATF 16949, medical technology according to ISO 13485 or in the aerospace industry can be offered exclusively with customer-specific, individual agreements by SCHURTER.


Approvals


Approval Reference Type:

Approval Logo Certification Body Description
Country Flag EU_Symbole_Fahne EU EMC: EMC directive 2004/108/EWG


Application standards

Application standards where the product can be used

Organization Design Standard Description
Partners IEC_Certification_Body Designed for applications acc. IEC/UL 60950 IEC 60950-1 includes the basic requirements for the safety of information technology equipment.


Compliances

The product complies with following Guide Lines

Identification Details Initiator Description
Environment_Safety RoHS_Logo_color_CMYK_tif SCHURTER AG Directive RoHS 2011/65/EU, Amendment (EU) 2015/836
Environment_Safety REACH SCHURTER AG On 1 June 2007, Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals 1 (abbreviated as "REACH") entered into force.

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Type
 

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Order Number
 

Order Number Unique part number for placing an order

Configuration key
 

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Comment
 

Comment CAD drawings are for modeling purposes only

Model Description
 

Model Description Abbreviated description of the CAD model

IGS
 

IGS Also mentioned as IGES ( Initial Graphics Exchange Specification). Common program indipendent interchange format for 3D CAD data.

Step
 

Step Also mentioned as STEP ( Standard for the Exchange of Product Model Data). Common program indipendent interchange format for 3D CAD data standardized according ISO standard.

Parasolid
 

Parasolid Parasolid modeling kernel is a 3D CAD systems. It is developed by a separate business unit within the Unigraphics Solutions (UGS), now Siemens PLM Software.

DXF
 

DXF (Drawing Interchange Format) is a specified by the Autodesk file format for CAD data exchange, and was developed for the 2D-CAD program AutoCAD. A DXF file describes a CAD model as plain text to the ASCII standard.

MCS 16
3-109-081 3-109-092
MCS16 / pins silver or gold / Housing zinc diecast / Actuator zinc diecast
MCS 16
3-109-093 3-109-094
MCS16 / pins silver or gold / Housing zinc diecast / Actuator stainless steel
MCS 16
3-109-095
MCS16 / solder terminal silver / Housing zinc diecast / Actuator zinc diecast
MCS 16
3-109-096
MCS16 / solder terminal silver / Housing zinc diecast / Actuator stainless steel
MCS 16
3-109-097 3-109-090
MCS16 / point illumination red or green / solder terminal silver / Housing zinc diecast / Actuator zinc diecast
MCS 16
3-109-091
MCS16 / point illumination red green / solder terminal silver / Housing zinc diecast / Actuator zinc diecast
MCS 16
3-109-098 3-109-099
MCS16 / point illumination red or green / solder terminal silver / Housing zinc diecast / Actuator stainless steel
MCS 16
3-109-100
MCS16 / point illumination red green / solder terminal silver / Housing zinc diecast / Actuator stainless steel

Dimension [mm]

MCS 16 PI

MCS 16 with soldering aid

MCS 16 with pins


Diagrams

1. Illumination color␍2. Illumination color


A1 + and A2 - = illumination color 1
A1 - and A2 + = illumination color 2

Point Illumination

Operating Data Forward Current max. Forward Voltage at 10 mA Forward Voltage max.
LED Colour 1: red/ Colour 2: green 25 mA 2.0 VDC 2.5 VDC
Attention: Switches are delivered without series resistor.

Material Lettering Colour  
Stainless Steel black Filled letters
Laser Marking      
001 = A 021 = U 041 = ÷ 061 = EIN
002 = B 022 = V 042 = ✳ 062 = AUS
003 = C 023 = W 043 = = 063 = AUF
004 = D 024 = X 044 = # 064 = AB
005 = E 025 = Y 045 = ↔ 065 = ON
006 = F 026 = Z 046 = ↕ 066 = OFF
007 = G 027 = 0 047 = → 067 = UP
008 = H 028 = 1 048 = ← 068 = DOWN
009 = I 029 = 2 049 = ↓ 069 = HIGH
010 = J 030 = 3 050 = ↑ 070 = LOW
011 = K 031 = 4 051 = % 071 = ON/OFF
012 = L 032 = 5 052 = √ 072 = START
013 = M 033 = 6 053 = CTRL 073 = RESET
014 = N 034 = 7 054 = RETURN 074 =
015 = O 035 = 8 055 = SHIFT 075 =
016 = P 036 = 9 056 = LOCK 076 =
017 = Q 037 = + 057 = STOP 077 =
018 = R 038 = - 058 = ENTER  
019 = S 039 = . 059 = BACK  
020 = T 040 = x 060 = LINE  
MCS_19_STD_Verpackung_ML
- Actuating elements in ESD safe packaging
- Screw nuts and sealing rings in a bag (enclosd in the box)

Short Table of Variants MCS 16 Open complete table MCS 16

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Pins Au Zinc Diecasting 3-109-081 ...
Pins with Soldering Aid Ag Zinc Diecasting 3-109-091 ...
Pins Ag Zinc Diecasting 3-109-092 ...
Pins with Soldering Aid Ag Zinc Diecasting 3-109-095 ...
Pins with Soldering Aid Ag Zinc Diecasting 3-109-096 ...
Pins with Soldering Aid Ag Zinc Diecasting 3-109-100 ...
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Nut with gasket are enclosed in the box.
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