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KEMET TRS Thermal Reed Switches

KEMET Electronics TRS thermal reed switches provide precise, highly reliable thermal switching for energy saving applications. The TRS consists of a magnet and Thermorite, which provides a quick response time at temperatures from 50°C to 130°C, with ±2.5°C accuracy. The material is stable over time and against moisture and hazardous gases for long operational life and reliability in harsh environments. The switch body measures 50mm x 20mm, including a mounting hole for easy installation. KEMET TRS thermal reed switches are rated for up to 100VDC at 500mA or 200VDC at 275mA, and are designed for temperature detection in electric appliances, vending machines, copiers, and other temperature detection, monitoring, and control applications.

  • Based on magnet and Thermorite®
  • Switching temperature: 50°C to 130°C
  • Temperature accuracy: ±2.5°C
  • High reliability
  • Long operational life
  • Excellent environmental durability

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