RC 42

Features/Options

  • Thermoplastic enclosure
  • Long life
  • 1 Reed contact
  • Actuation from front and from side
  • Switching distance up to 33 mm depending on the actuating magnet
  • With pre-wired cable
  • Version with doubled switching capacity with tungsten Reed contacts available
  • Version for high temperatures up to +130 °C with silicon cable available
Note
  • The actuator is not included in the delivery of the switches

Technical data

StandardsEN 60947-5-1
Enclosureglass-fibre reinforced polyamide
Actuatorseries M permanent magnet
Degree of protectionIP 67 to IEC/EN 60529
Contact materialRhodium; -W: Tungsten
Switching systemreed contacts
Switching elementsNO contact, NC contact, change-over contact, bistable contact or bistable change-over contact
Connectionlead-free pre-wired cable,
PVC H05VV-F
Cable cross-section1Ö, 1S: 2 x 0.5 mm², 1W: 3 x 0.5 mm²
Cable length1, 2 or 5 m
Switching voltagemax. 250 VAC/DC
Switching current1Ö, 1S, 1Sr: 1.5 A;
1W, 1Wr-W: 0.5 A;
1W-W: 0.75 A
Switching capacity1Ö, 1S: max. 50 W;
1W, 1Wr-W: max. 30 W;
1W-W: max. 25 W;
1Sr: max. 60 W
Switching frequencymax. 200 Hz
Ambient temperature–10 °C … +80 °C
Mechanical life109 operations
Electrical life109 operations
Repeatability± 0.02 mm
Vibration resistance1Ö, 1S: 20 g, 1W: 10 g
Approvals
Ordering details
Type code

Bi-directional actuation

1 NO contact

Type   Material no.
RC 42 1S-1m stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1046066
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.

Bi-directional actuation

1 bistable contact

Type   Material no.
RC 42 1Sr-1m 1046090
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.

Bi-directional actuation

1 NC contact

Type   Material no.
RC 42 1Ö-1m 1046076
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.

Bi-directional actuation

1 change-over contact

Type   Material no.
RC 42 1W-1m 1046079
RC 42 1W-W-1m 1046084
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.

Bi-directional actuation

1 bistable change-over contact

Type   Material no.
RC 42 1Wr-1m 1183071
If you cannot find the version you require, just ask us! Our product portfolio to date has included many customised switchgear variants.
Actuators

Ferrite magnets
Not encapsulated

Type   Material no.
M 20 U stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1033963
M 50 NU stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1033965
M 100 NU stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1033966
M 200 NU stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1033967
M 200 UB stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1033975
M 300 NU stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1033968
M 400 NU stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1033970
M 400 UB stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1033982

Ferrite magnets
Encapsulated

Type   Material no.
M 100 N stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1042609
M 200 N stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1042610
M 300 N stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1042617
M 500 stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1042611
M 700 N stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1042612
M 100 S stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1042615
M 200 S stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1042616
M 300 S stock type Standard versions, in stock or available at short notice 1042618