Carling Technologies V-Series Contura Sealed Rocker Switches

Carling Contura Series Sealed Rocker Switches deliver cutting edge design and maximum reliability. Featuring interchangeable actuators in a variety of colors and styles, they offer design variety with minimum inventory. The sealed versions of the V-Series II & III, V-Series IV & V, V-Series X & XI, and V-Series XII have been certified to to an IP66 rating which applies to front panel components and signifies complete protection against dust and prolonged spray. All V-Series switches with sealed construction also meet the construction requirements of UL 1500/ISO 8846 for ignition protection, in addition to conformance with EC directive 94/25/EC for marine products.


  • Sealed to IP66/68 for Above-Panel Components
  • Silver plated butt contact mechanism provides reliability up to and beyond 100K electrical cycles
  • Greaseless construction withstands temperature extremes down to -40°C
  • Up to 10 terminals and endless illumination and circuit options
  • Connector allows the user to preload FQC terminals for ease of assembly
  • Numerous choices of removable rockers allow for style change without having to retest or re-qualify the switch base


  • Marine panels
  • Emergency vehicles
  • Trucks
  • Buses
  • Construction equipment
  • Motorcycles & ATVs
  • Farm equipment
  • Commercial appliances
  • Military vehicles
  • Mining equipment
  • Golf carts
  • Floor cleaning equipment
  • Utility vehicles


  • Contact Rating:
    • 4VA@ 24VDC (MAX) resistive
    • 15A, 125 VAC
    • 10A, 250 VAC
    • 1/2 HP 125-250 VAC
    • 20As, 4-14 VDC
    • 15A, 15-28 VDC
    • 10A 14VT
    • 6A 125 VAC L
  • Dielectric Strength: 1500V RMS
  • Insulation Resistance: 50MΩ
  • Initial Contact Resistance: 10mΩ max. @ 4 VDC
  • Life: 50,000- 100,000 cycles circuit dependent
  • Contacts: Silver cad-oxide, silver tin-oxide, fine silver
  • Terminals: Brass or copper/silver plate 1/4" (6.3mm) Quick Connect terminations standard; solder lug; wire lead

Design Features

Carling Technologies V-Series Contura Sealed Rocker Switches


Published: 2010-12-29 | Updated: 2022-03-11