CTS Introduces a New Rotary DIP Switch

ELKHART, Ind.--()--CTS Corporation (NYSE: CTS) is pleased to announce the addition of a new rotary DIP switch to its product portfolio of DIP switches, mechanical encoders, optical encoders, precision potentiometers, position sensors and rotary switches.

The new CTS 221 Series rotary DIP switch has a compact size of 10 x 10mm and is available in a 10-position or 16-position version, in surface mount or through-hole style and with three rotor or shaft options. The 221 Series is now available for samples and production orders.

221 Series Key Features

  • Compact size, 10 x 10mm
  • 10 & 16 positions
  • Precise detents
  • Standard through-hole & gull wing terminals available
  • 2.54mm pitch terminal spacing
  • BCD & Hexadecimal output
  • Long life: Up to 20,000 actuation steps
  • Center flush rotor or several shaft options available
  • Maximum rating of 100mA at 50 VDC

The 221 series is used in servers, circuit breakers, security systems, HVAC systems and is also ideal for industrial, communications and video applications. The robust construction and material allow operation over a wide range which makes it suitable for most applications.

The CTS 220 and 221 product series provide the excellent reliability customers have come to expect from CTS. All CTS DIP switches are REACH and ROHS compliant.

For more information and specifications on CTS Switches & Controls products, please call +1- 574-523-3856 or email ena.sales@ctscorp.com, or contact a supporting CTS Sales Representative or one of CTS’ many distribution partners.

About CTS

CTS is a leading designer and manufacturer of electronic components and sensors and a provider of services to OEMs in the automotive, communications, medical, defense and aerospace, industrial and computer markets. CTS manufactures products in North America, Europe and Asia. CTS' stock is traded on the NYSE under the ticker symbol "CTS.”

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CTS Corporation
Ashish Agrawal, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, 574-523-3800


CTS Corporation
Ashish Agrawal, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, 574-523-3800