We thought power corrupts, but it turns out otherwise. Power locks. You could put these in a car door, or think up something really kinetically clever. These brand new 12VDC door lock actuator assemblies draw 2.6A pushing or pulling with a 5/8" throw. Measure 4-5/8" long x 2-1/4" at the solenoid x 1-3/16" thick. Top is a removable plastic ring. Comes with 6-3/4" x 5/8" steel mounting bracket, a 9" rod and assorted screws.
The correct answer is "I don't know; I've never toggled." If, however, you just want to turn something on and off, here's a choice of toggles for your switching delectation. The DPDT toggle is rated for up to 20A at 125VAC and has screw terminals below. Measures 1-1/4" x 1-3/4". No center-off position. The first DPST toggle is rated for 20A at 125VAC or 15A at 250VAC. Screw terminals on the bottom. Measures 1-5/16" x 3/4". The smaller SPDT toggle is rated for up to 4A at 125VAC or 2A at 250VAC. Has 3/16" spade terminals on the bottom and measures 1" X 9/16". All the toggles come with switch-plates and mounting nuts.
These large momentary SPDT push-button switches are rated 10A at 125/250VAC and are mounted to a 2-7/16"dia lens plate with a 1-1/8" long x 15/16 - 2 shaft that comes with a plastic washer and nut. There's also an internal 12V 3W replaceable indicator bulb. Needs 3" of rear clearance. You pick a red, green or yellow lens.
Made for desktop PCs, these DPST latching pushbutton switches from Legion Electronics are rated for up to 10A at 125-250VAC. Measure 1-1/4" x 3/4" x 11/16" with a spring-loaded 5/8" plunger, (4) quick-disconnect terminals on the bottom and tapped 3/32" mounting holes on the sides. CSA.
This little (although we suppose that goes without saying) microswitch from Defond is rated for up to 6A at 125VAC or 3A at 250VAC, 1/3HP. The like-new takeout has both N/O and N/C contacts. Measures just under 13/16" x 7/16" x 1/4" with a 5/8" bat. UL.
In the universe of reed switches, we're assured that this one is quite snazzy. In a 1" x 9/16" x 3/8" housing with a 3/8" mounting wing with (2) 3/32" mounting holes. Trigger distance is approx 1" regardless of magnet strength. Comes with 20" tinned leads. Rated for 400mA at 24VDC. Normally open.
Panel-mount SPST rocker switches are rated for up to 10A at 125V and 6A at 250V. Measure 7/8" x 15/16" with snap clips for mounting, a 1-3/16" spacer and quick-disconnect terminals. You pick the double switch or the single switch with a blank face next to it.
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