Through Hole Slide Switch Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT) Break-Before-Make 3 A Slide

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Product Details

TE Connectivity Slide Switches - MSSA Series

Make-before-break timing
Tin finish steel frame and phenolic terminal board

TE Connectivity Slide Switches - MSSA104D

The MSSA104D slide switch from TE connectivity is a very popular switch that offers an SPDT contact configuration with an On-None-On switch operation. They are easy to use in circuit boards and prototyping board applications to turn power on and off.

What is SPDT?

SPDT mean single pole, double throw. Single pole refers to the number of individual circuits you are switching and the throw is how many connections you are making on each of the poles. An SPDT switch is a 3 terminal switch, one terminal is use as an input and 2 terminals are used as an output.

What is Break-Before-Make?

The break-before-make feature stops the momentary connection of new and old paths by opening the first contact before closing the new contacts.

Features and Benefits

• Configuration: Single Pole - Double Throw
• Mounting Angle: Vertical
• Contact Base Material: Copper Alloy
• Single Actuator
• 2 positions
• Break-Before-Make


• 11.94 x 6.35 x 10.79 mm

Pack Size

• Pack of 3200

Typical Applications

TE Connectivity Slide Switches can be found in electronics, computer servers and test and measurement programmes.

Attribute Value
Contact Configuration Single Pole Double Throw (SPDT)
Mounting Type Through Hole
Switch Operation Break-Before-Make
Contact Current Rating 3 A
Terminal Type Pc Pin
Actuator Type Slide
Length 6.35mm
Width 8mm
Depth 11.94mm
Dimensions 11.94 x 6.35 x 10.79mm
Contact Resistance 20mΩ
Maximum Operating Temperature +85°C
Operating Temperature Range -20 → +85°C
Minimum Operating Temperature -20°C
Contact Material Copper Alloy
Voltage Rating 115V ac
Actuator Material PPS
Available to back order for despatch 09/07/2020
Price 1 Pack of 3200
£ 22,701.76
(exc. VAT)
£ 27,242.11
(inc. VAT)
Per Pack
Per unit*
1 +
*price indicative
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