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NKK Switches

- 65 Years, Over 4 Million Products

Over its 65-year history, NKK has designed and manufactured the industry’s most extensive selection of electromechanical switches setting the standard for quality, stability and reliability in switch solutions.

Available in a variety of actuator types including toggle, rocker, pushbutton, slide, rotary and keylock switches to illuminated, process-sealed, miniature, surface-mount, touch screen and programmable switch devices.

Switch Solutions

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NKK offers complete switch solutions, from quality switches to custom designed products and value-added solutions that meet even the most demanding applications. Learn More


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By combining the functionality of an electromechanical switch with a graphic programmable display, SmartSwitch is a space-saving, dynamic, multi-function device. Learn More

Touch Screen Products

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NKK’s line of resistive touch screens have achieved a reputation for dependability within the medical and industrial markets, where mission-critical reliability is essential. Learn More

Newest Products View All (55)

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KB/LB/YB Series Indicators

NKK's KB, LB, and YB series indicators feature laser-etched legends and produce bright, full surface illumination with front panel relamping.

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Protective Polyurethane Splash-Proof Overlays for SmartSwitch®

NKK’s protective splash-proof overlays for SmartSwitch® are sheets of non-yellowing, 90% transmissive polyurethane with a water-resistant perimeter of adhesive.

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SM Series Ultra-Miniature Slide with Legend

NKK Switches' SM series features a Twin sliding contact mechanism with self-cleaning action for smooth actuation and high contact reliability.

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Standard Switches with Wire Leads

NKK Switches' standard switches with wire leads are offered in medium capacity toggles, high inrush rockers, and illuminated power rockers.

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Engineering SmartSwitch® Development Kits

NKK Switches' line of engineering SmartSwitch development kits consists of ten kits composed of various SmartSwitch product combinations.

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FT Series 4-Wire Analog Resistive Touch Screen with Gold Plated Tail

NKK's FT series 4-wire analog resistive touch screen with gold-plated tail features anti-glare surface to minimize reflection of fluorescent lights.

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Product Training Modules View All (14)

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FT Series Touch Screens Resistive vs Capacitive

Duration: 5 minutes

Overview of NKK's FT series touch screens, focusing on the differences between resistive and capacitive.


3D CAD Models

Duration: 5 minutes

With thousands of 3D CAD models available, learn how they can help the selection and purchase decision.


Standard Switches with Wire Leads

Duration: 5 minutes

This presentation will cover the different series that are available from NKK Switches and the features and benefits offered.


SmartSwitch® Engineering Development Kit

Duration: 5 minutes

This presentation will introduce the SmartSwitch® Development Kits from NKK Switches.

Featured Videos View All (15)

NKK Switches JWMW Series Rocker Switches | Digi-Key Daily

NKK Switches presents the JWMW series, one of the industry’s first molded, IP67 rated panel sealed rocker switches with a TV rating.

Publish Date: 2018-08-20

NKK SmartSwitch Application Video

NKK shows the advantages and versatility of the SmartSwitch™, and how it can be implemented.

Publish Date: 2018-06-22

NKK Switches SmartSwitch Dev Kit | Digi-Key Daily

NKK's engineering SmartSwitch line of development kits are comprised of ten (10) kits. Each kit is composed of various SmartSwitch product combinations with controls for up to two SmartSwitches/SmartDisplays or one OLED rocker.

Publish Date: 2018-03-21

NKK Illuminated Pushbuttons | Digi-Key Daily

Illuminated pushbuttons from NKK Switches have alternating legends feature bicolor LED illumination paired with alternating legends to allow for a multitude of customized display options.

Publish Date: 2017-09-15

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