Cherry MX Series Keyswitches are mechanical keyboard switches. They are reliable for tens of millions of key presses, and a standard in gaming and programming keyboards across the globe. This blue version Cherry MX Switch is favored by most due to its secondary internal actuator making it less likely to “double-tap.” If you are looking for a noticeably audible and high-quality key switch, this is the perfect option for you!
Most Cherry MX Switches including this blue, MX1A-E1NW switch have a recess in their body designed to fit a small 3mm LED. Additionally, the weighting for this switch is just around 50cN (centi-Newtons).
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|Current Rating||10mA (AC/DC)|
|Voltage Rating - AC||12V|
|Voltage Rating - DC||12V|
|Actuator Type||Plunger for Cap|
|Color - Actuator/Cap||Blue|
|Illumination Type, Color||-|
|Illumination Voltage (Nominal)||-|
|Mounting Type||Through Hole|
|Termination Style||PC Pin|
|Panel Cutout Dimensions||-|
|Operating Temperature||-10°C ~ 70°C|
|Electrical Life||20,000,000 Cycles|