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n. also push button
A small button that activates an electric circuit when pushed.
adj. also push-but·ton (po͝osh′bŭt′n)
Equipped with or operated by a pushbutton.
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The P9C dome series is a quality precision switch designed for use in control panels, grips, computers, instruments and other applications where attractive, rugged, long life pushbutton switches are required.
The Model 7196 features manual control via 6 front panel pushbuttons to individually switch positions with a SCAN pushbutton for Scan Mode.
Press the SW STATUS pushbutton to enter the software status menu.
Chasing Ghosts: Beyond the Arcade" is free to the public, while "Nuremberg: Its Lesson For Today" will be shown to all conference attendees as part of the Pushbutton digital media summit.
Model 6268 can also be controlled manually via front-panel pushbuttons and features MEMS-based mirror/prism switch technology supporting Gigabit data rates.
Grow Utah Ventures Extends the Early Bird Discount for Pushbutton Tickets Sales to Wednesday, February 24, 2010
Many E-Switch illuminated and non-illuminated pushbutton, rocker switches, and tact switch options are now available from stock.
April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Seagate Technology , the world's number one hard drive maker, today introduced the world's first three-quarter Terabyte external hard drive -- the Seagate 750GB Pushbutton Back-up Hard Drive.
Kaba Access Control of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has combined the reliability of its Simplex mechanical pushbutton locks with the added security and features of electronic access control in the new E-Plex 5000.
The fabricator automatically switches four 3500-lb tools with pushbutton case--for example, lengthening the front-door tool by up to 12 in.
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