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Copal Electronics

- Copal Electronics, founded in 1967 and a subsidiary of Nidec Corporation, is a global supplier to the telecommunications, computer, industrial, medical, and semiconductor equipment markets. Products designed and manufactured for these markets include trimmer and precision potentiometers, switches, optical encoders, and DC fans. Copal has also expanded its’ new product development activity into areas including silicon pressure sensors, polygon laser scanners, DC turbo fans, and thermal variable attenuators.


Newest Products View All (37)

Image of Copal's REC16K/L/M Optical Encoders

REC16K/L/M Optical Encoders

Copal Electronics' REC16K/L/M optical encoders offer a long life of at least 2 million rotational cycles and a smoother operation feeling.

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ET Series Standard Toggle Switches

The ET series is Copal Electronics standard-size, high-capacity toggles for applications requiring up to 30 A ratings.

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ASE Subminiature Slide Switches

Copal Electronics ASE subminiature slide switches are very unique in the switch market as they are washable. Slide switches are not conducive to washing processes due to their sliding actuation.

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Image of Copal Electronics' CF-DA Series, Sub-<iniature Detect Switch

CF-DA Series, Sub-Miniature Detect Switch

Copal Electronics’ CF-DA series is a unique snap-in, panel-mount, sub-miniature detect switch in which the detection of mechanical movement is required.

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CF-LD Series Ultra-Miniature Lever Switches

Copal Electronics’ CF-LD series is an ultra-miniature SPDT lever switch line for mounting on PC boards.

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CF-TA Toggle Switches

COPAL Electronics' CF-TA series subminiature toggle switch product line is compatible with through-hole reflow soldering processes and are R/A SMT switches.

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Product Training Modules View All (17)


Pushbutton Switch

Duration: 5 minutes

From miniature to standard size switches, Copal Electronics has a wide variety of pushbutton switches to choose from.


3D CAD Models

Duration: 5 minutes

3D CAD models are now available for Nidec Copal Electronics’ Switches.


Slide Switch

Duration: 5 minutes

From miniature to standard size switches, logic level PC mount to 25A power rated, PC Mount and panel mount, Copal Electronics has a slide switch to meet your needs.

F16EA, F17FA, F17HA Series Mini Brushless DC Fans

Mini Brushless DC Fans

Duration: 10 minutes

High air flow and quiet operation are achieved by Copal’s proprietary impeller design

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