Hi-Endurance Switching, Sensing
& Linear Position Sensors

Work Truck Safety Switch Applications

With the 2024 work truck show in full swing, the broad category of “Work Trucks” or “vocational trucks” is very much on our minds. These trucks include vehicles from ambulances to class 8 heavy trucks weighing over 33,000 pounds .… Continue reading Work Truck Safety Switch Applications

Sensing Conveyance System Limits, with Limit Switches.

The mass production of food products is a fascinating business, requiring the specification of many different types of technology in many different operating environments. In some cases, massive amounts of raw food product has to be carefully cooked and packaged… Continue reading Sensing Conveyance System Limits, with Limit Switches.

Close-up of a construction site excavator

Defining Harsh Environments for Commercial Vehicles.

Sometimes clients come to us because they have a small need for switches on an outdoor application and want to design in a sealed switch that they won’t ever have to worry about.  A switch that is truly waterproof, with… Continue reading Defining Harsh Environments for Commercial Vehicles.

Outstanding Outriggers use CPI

Every day in the US, you’ll see outriggers used in thousands of vehicle applications. Sometimes referred to as “stabilizers,” these small but powerful hydraulic systems do exactly that: provide stability and compensation for abnormal or uncentered loads during performance of… Continue reading Outstanding Outriggers use CPI

CPI Switches Help Military Vehicles Survive

Military hardware never stops evolving, because threats never stop evolving. Yet proven technology like CPI thermal and waterproof switches continue to be designed into modern hardware. It comes back to survivability and endurance, and we pretty much own that. Whether… Continue reading CPI Switches Help Military Vehicles Survive

Clean Technology for A Greener World

Progress toward lower carbon emissions, and greener power and transportation choices have created some amazing and exciting evolutions in technology. Green Technology goes alongside the concept of sustainability, which seeks to balance the efforts around protecting the environment, with a… Continue reading Clean Technology for A Greener World

Truck Builders do the Electric Slide

If you haven’t been to a wedding lately you will be horrified to know that most wedding DJ’s are still dragging out the “Electric Slide” as a sure crowd pleaser and dance floor favorite. Being in technology however (and not… Continue reading Truck Builders do the Electric Slide

Hardened Ball & Plunger Switches Get the Job Done

Ball & Plunger switches in our J4 series continue to achieve new design-ins in applications where their small size and extreme durability can’t be matched. Under our stainless steel hood resides 75 years of experience making hardened, reliable switching components… Continue reading Hardened Ball & Plunger Switches Get the Job Done

Custom Waterproof Switch Panels – A Huge Timesaver

While many people are familiar with our waterproof switches and limit switch sensors, many don’t realize that CPI is in the business of providing these switches pre-mounted and pre-wired, in custom waterproof panels. These panels are then mounted to boats,… Continue reading Custom Waterproof Switch Panels – A Huge Timesaver

Make The "Switch" to CPI

If your momentary switch application demands high performance, we think you should demand CPI. Please call us today to speak with our engineering team about your needs.

(973) 887-9400