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Part 1 – Introduction Of Basic Switches

This video introduces the principles and terminology of mechanical electrical switches. It covers terms such as contacts, normally open, normally closed, poles, and throws.

Part 2 – Toggle Switches

This video describes toggle switches, including different configurations and terminology.

Part 3 – Pushbutton And Selector Switches

This video describes pushbutton switches and selector switches, including different configurations and terminology.

Part 4 – Machine Control Switches

This video describes control switches such as limit switches, proximity switches, flow switches, pressure switches, temperature switches, and speed switches.

Part 5 – Switch Contacts and Arcing

This video explains the importance of contacts in electrical switches. It describes the effects of arcing and contamination on switch operation. It also shows the effects of high voltage arcs and the danger of arc blasts.

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