Cole Instrument Corp.

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With over 53 years of industry experience that has produced revolutionary results, Cole answers the stringent demands of nearly all commercial, aerospace, and military applications. Into each switch produced, Cole combines imaginative engineering, quality construction, and exceptional customer service.

Keylock Switches – 1800 Series

Cole combines the versatility of a multi-function switch with the security of a keylock. Available with a half or one inch precision rotary switch, the single or multideck keylock can be fitted with a high security Medeco cylinder. There is a Cole keylock switch to meet the needs of your most demanding applications.

1800 Series – Keylock

The KL1800 Series Half Inch Rotary Switch Lock combines the versatility of a multi-function switch with the high security of the Medeco cylinder.

The KL1800 Series Half Inch Rotary Switch Lock combines the versatility of a multi-function switch with the high security of the Medeco cylinder. The KL1800 Series offers many configuration options.

Like all Cole Instrument switches, it is a high reliability switch that meets or surpasses the most stringent requirements of MIL-S-3786.

The Medeco lock is designed to resist drilling and wrenching. The cylinder offers the ultimate in pick resistance and resistance to other forms of physical attack.

Other features include:

  • Restricted factory-registered key system with exclusive key assignment available on request.
  • Versatile master-keying capability.
  • Manufactured to precision quality standards by skilled craftsmen.
  • Double “D” mounting.

The Cole Instrument switch lock was designed for critical and high security applications and demanding usage in aircraft, weapons, medical and industrial control and instrumentation, as well as ground support electronic equipment.

SPRING RETURN KEYLOCK SWITCHES ARE AVAILABLE

1800 Series – Industrial Keylock

The IKL1800 Series offers Economical Key Lock Switching, and the versatility of a multi-function switch.

Cole Instrument provides a switch is highly reliable and that meets or surpasses the most stringent requirements of MIL-S-3786 The lock is designed with the following features:

  • Restricted factory-registered key system.
  • Exclusive key assignment available on request.
  • Versatile master-keying capability.
  • Manufactured to precision quality standards by skilled craftsmen.
  • Double “D” mounting.

The Cole Instrument Switch Lock was designed for critical applications and demanding usage in medical and industrial control and instrumentation, as well as ground support electronic equipment.

Cole Instrument Engineering and Design capabilities are available to customer with Special Application requirements.

SPRING RETURN KEYLOCK SWITCHES ARE AVAILABLE.

1845 Series

Cole Instrument provides a switch is highly reliable and that meets or surpasses the most stringent requirements of MIL-S-3786.

The SRL1845 Series offers Economical Key Lock Switching, combined with the versatility of a multi-function switch.

Cole Instrument provides a switch is highly reliable and that meets or surpasses the most stringent requirements of MIL-S-3786.

The lock is designed with the following features:

  • Restricted factory-registered key system.
  • Exclusive key assignment available on request.
  • Versatile master-keying capability.
  • Manufactured to precision quality standards by skilled craftsmen.
  • Double “D” mounting.

The Cole Instrument Switch Lock was designed for critical applications and demanding usage in medical and industrial control and instrumentation, as well as ground support electronic equipment.

Cole Instrument Engineering and Design capabilities are available to customer with Special Application requirements.

CUSTOM DESIGNS ARE AVAILABLE FOR SPECIALIZED APPLICATIONS.

3600 Series – Keylock

The KL3600 Series One-Inch Rotary Switch Lock combines a multi-function switch with the security of the Medeco cylinder

The Cole B1150 Rotary Switch uses the standard 1150 shaft and ferrule sizes with a larger body diameter, 0.375 inches to allow a panel seal to be used.

  • The body length of B1150 is longer than the standard 1150, 0.350 inches.
  • The B1150 Rotary Switch is rated at 25,000 operational cycles.
  • It has been engineered to meet all applicable requirements of MIL-S-3786.

The B1150 Rotary Switch is perfect for miniature switch applications where contamination control is a must and harsh environments are expected.

The B1150 Rotary Switch allows for Long Life, Precision Switching, with the standard 1150 shaft and ferrule size, while withstanding harsh conditions.

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