selector switch

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Noun1.selector switch - a switch that is used to select among alternatives
telephone dial, dial - a disc on a telephone that is rotated a fixed distance for each number called
electric switch, electrical switch, switch - control consisting of a mechanical or electrical or electronic device for making or breaking or changing the connections in a circuit
contact arm, wiper arm, wiper - contact consisting of a conducting arm that rotates over a series of fixed contacts and comes to rest on an outlet
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Looking at the right side of the lower and then at the left side, you realize the bolt catch and release, the magazine release and the selector switch can be readily operated from either side of the gun.
Just connect the hose, turn the selector switch, and it's ready to run.
We saw on Page 38 of PS 729 (Aug 13) that there's a new selector switch for the M16 rifle and M4/M4A1 carbine that lets a Soldier operate the fire control selector switch with either hand.
Its voltage selector switch allows operators to adjust the machine's output to 480 and 208/240 volt three-phase settings as well as 120/240 volt single phase for varying applications and equipment.
Providing [+ or -]1% accuracy and repeatability and selectable mix ratios, it has a selector switch for continuous or individual shot control and a foot pedal for hands-free operation.
A three-speed selector switch for low, medium and high operation speeds up to 5,000 BFM on a variety of products at different temperatures
Explosion-proof control devices are available in single or double pushbutton, maintained pushbutton, keyed and non-keyed selector switch, single and double pilot light and pilot light/pushbutton styles.
At a minimum, your dual-battery setup will have a positive cable from each battery going to the selector switch, and a negative cable connecting both batteries.
A Scorpion fully and semi-automatic machine gun was found with a full cartridge of bullets and its selector switch set to full capacity.
The machines feature automatic travel with four speeds for the cut and return cycles in both vertical and horizontal directions, automatic locking rollers and a cut cycle selector switch for added convenience.
An input voltage selector switch allows for change of input voltage 208 to 460.