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Hardened Electro-Mechanical Switches for Military Vehicle Applications

CPI switches for Smoke Generation

For over 70 years, CPI has been providing thermal and waterproof switches to the military & law enforcement industries in a wide variety of applications. There are a few major reasons the military comes to us for their toughest switch applications.

  • All CPI switch products are designed for extreme durability, are waterproof, and have extreme electro-mechanical endurance ratings.
  • All CPI switches are made in the USA
  • Our switches meet or exceed MS 39058, MIL-STD-202, MIL-F-13927, MIL-S-13484 (waterproof); MIL-STD-810 (thermal)
  • We can achieve operational temperatures down to -65°F without contact freezing.
  • Both Commercial and MIL sealed terminations available
  • Custom ID tags and marking available
  • All products are classified COTS

Military Applications for CPI Switches

CPI Thermal Switches on Navy Phalanx GunOver the last half century, CPI switches have found their way into tanks and armored personnel carriers, jet aircraft, naval weapon systems, even submarines. We have over 100 National Stock Numbers (NSN), QPL, USATAC and MS items in our catalog.

The list below is just a sample of the many military applications in which our switches are used.

With numerous switch actuation and mounting options available, it’s easy to adapt our commercial products for military applications by simple addition of MIL-compliant components or alterations.

Additionally we provide complete qualification documentation for our parts in new applications.

Call us today to discuss your application or visit https://cpi-nj.com

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