D6 Illuminated Keyswitch

C&K Expands Illuminated Keyswitch Offering with Smooth Tactile Feedback Version

By News Author | September 17, 2020

C&K D6 illuminated keyswitch product image

Enhanced D6 Series keyswitch enables easy customization via distinctive visual illumination and positive tactile feedback...

C&K, the leading manufacturer of high reliability electromechanical switches, has developed an illuminated keyswitch series that offers smooth, positive tactile feedback with a clear tactile sound for superior ergonomics and ease of use. The D6 Series illuminated keyswitch features an integrated LED, reducing costs and simplifying the design of the illumination path. As a result, the D6 Series is used in a wide range of panel applications including appliances, electronic games, industrial, medical, security and video, test equipment, and more. 

The illuminated D6 Series keyswitch simplifies customization and integration. The keyswitch is designed to enable easy X, Y coding on a single side PCB. In addition, the D6 Series provides direct actuation without interface.

The illuminated keyswitch is available in a wide range of colors, including bi colors.

“Most modern electrical control panel and systems require illuminated keyswitches to properly communicate with the user. The D6 Series offers clear visual signaling through a variety of colors and styles options, making it easy to match this switch to most any product design requirements,” said Cedric Garropin, C&K’s Global Product Manager.

The D6 Series offers a mechanical life up to 100K cycles. The switch has an operating temperature of -20°C to 60°C.

For more information on C&K’s new D6 Series Switch, including details and specifications, please visit: https://www.ckswitches.com/products/switches/product-details/Keyswitch/D6/