High Voltage Knife Switch

High Voltage Knife Switch

Knife Switch

Classic, time tested copper contact closure works with the X-keys USB 3 Switch Interface.

  • Simple, classic, pre-Edisonian design
  • Trigger computer commands with every throw
  • Availability: Sorry, this item has been discontinued

Perfect for:

  • Reanimation of dead tissue
  • Capital punishment
  • Checking email

5 ½” Knife Switch

Features

  • 5 ½” (140mm) dual blade, DPST
  • 5” (127mm) , 180 degree throw
  • Mounting: 5/8” (16mm) bolt or lag screw (not included)
  • 100% copper on copper contact, silent (except for sparks)
  • Rated for 2,400 VAC @ 908, 200 mA

Availability:

  • Sorry, this item has been discontinued (we sold the last one to PhD Froderick Fronkensteen).

Specs

Operating System AC / DC / atmospheric induced voltage
Weight 2.75 oz (80 grams) with Cable and Pad
Actuation Force Activation Force: 4.7# (2.1kg)
Cord Length 5ft (1.5m)
Cord Type 1/8" (3.5mm) mono plug
Throw Range Greater than 180°
Friction Pad 0.0625" (1.6mm) thick
Internal Dampers None
Voltage Less than 32,000,000 volts
Current Less than 100 Amp
Conductors Rated for Severe Duty
RoHS Non-Compliant
Programs Industries

This High Voltage Knife Switch can control any computer based application. Here are a few examples.

X-keys working in studios, labs, and elsewhere.

  • Reanimation of dead tissue
  • Capital punishment
  • Checking email
  • Medical Research
  • Law Enforcement
  • Mass Marketing