About

RS Electronics is Now Part of Carlton-Bates Company

The new, combined company, known as Carlton-Bates Company, is part of the Wesco Distribution, Inc. family of companies. Learn more about Carlton-Bates Company or get answers to frequently asked questions.

Carlton-Bates Company is a trusted electronic components distributor with thousands of components in stock and available online. Shop from the product categories below or use the search engine at the top of the page.

Sensors, Automation, & Safety Systems
Relays, Switches, & Valves
Connectors, Terminal Blocks, & Wiring Devices
Power Supply & Circuit Protection
Cable, Wire Management & Enclosures
Passives, Actives, & Indication
Fans & Thermal Management
Tools, Test Equipment, & Production Supplies
Maintenance - Supplies & Safety

We offer a wide range of products from more than 200 manufacturers, including Honeywell, Banner Engineering, Belden, Bud Industries, Carling, Cole Hersee, Eaton, Heyco, IDEC, Mechatronics, Molex, Ohmite, Panduit, Phoenix Contact, Power Sonic, TE, TDK Lambda, Turck, and more.

See our complete list of manufacturers

Carlton-Bates Company is more than a distributor of products and a recognized leader in customized services and solutions. We are an innovator dedicated to engaging our clients far deeper than most parts suppliers. We deliver unmatched value through our:

To contact us, please visit www.carltonbates.com/about-us/contact-us.





Supplier Directory Categories

RS Electronics is listed in these categories:
  • AC Power Connectors
  • AC Power Cords
  • AC Power Sources
  • Absolute Rotary Encoders
  • Accelerometers
  • Adhesive Tapes
  • Air Filters (industrial)
  • Air Velocity Flow Sensors
  • Analog Ammeters
  • Analog Multimeters
  • Analog Panel Meters
  • Analog Resistance Meters
  • Analog Voltmeters
  • Analog dBm Meters
  • Antenna Mounts
  • Antennas
  • Audible Alarms
  • Audio Connectors
  • Band Heaters
  • Bar Graph Arrays
  • Bare Conductor Wire and Cable
  • Batteries
  • Board Mount EMI Filters and RFI Filters
  • Board Mount Power Supplies
  • Breadboards and Breadboard Accessories
  • Bumpers
  • CCD Image Sensors
  • CMOS Image Sensors
  • CPU Coolers
  • Cable Assemblies
  • Cable Assembly Services
  • Cable Carriers
  • Cable Clamps
  • Cable Harness and Wire Harness Services
  • Cable Testers
  • Cable Ties
  • Cable Trays
  • Cable and Electrical Tapes
  • Calibration Instruments
  • Calibration and Reference Standards
  • Calorimeters and Thermal Analyzers
  • Capacitance Meters
  • Capacitive Linear Position Sensors
  • Capacitive Proximity Sensors
  • Carrying Cases and Equipment Cases
  • Casters
  • Centronics Connectors
  • Chart Recorders
  • Chart Recording Paper and Consumables
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Circular Connectors
  • Cloth Tapes
  • Coaxial Cables and Triaxial Cables
  • Coaxial Connectors
  • Coil Heaters and Cable Heaters
  • Coiled Cords and Cables
  • Collision Avoidance Sensors
  • Conductive Compounds
  • Conductivity and Resistivity Meters
  • Console Enclosures
  • Control Knobs
  • Current Leakage Testers
  • Current Sense Transformers
  • Current Sensors
  • Current Transformers
  • D-Subminiature Connectors
  • DC Power Supplies
  • DC-AC Inverters
  • DC-DC Converters
  • DIN Connectors
  • DIN Rail
  • DIP Switches
  • Data Acquisition
  • Data Loggers and Data Recorders
  • Dataline and DC Signal Surge Suppressors
  • Device Programmers
  • Digital Ammeters
  • Digital Bargraphs
  • Digital Counters
  • Digital LED Displays
  • Digital Multimeters
  • Digital Panel Meters
  • Digital Pressure Gauges
  • Digital Readouts
  • Digital Resistance Meters
  • Digital Thermometers
  • Digital Timers
  • Digital Voltmeters
  • Dimensional Gages and Instruments
  • Diodes
  • Disconnect Switches
  • Drawer Slides
  • Dry Material (Powders) Level Switches
  • EMF Meters
  • EMI Filters and RFI Filters
  • EMI and RFI Testers
  • Eddy Current Linear Encoders
  • Eddy Current Probes
  • Edge Connectors
  • Electrical Capacitance Sensors
  • Electrical Charge Sensors
  • Electrical Conduit
  • Electrical Connector Bases and Covers
  • Electrical Connectors
  • Electrical Contactors
  • Electrical Field Strength Sensors
  • Electrical Inductance Sensors
  • Electrical Power Sensors
  • Electrical Power Wires
  • Electrical Receptacles
  • Electrical Safety Testers
  • Electrical Terminations
  • Electrical Test Probes
  • Electrical Voltage Sensors
  • Electrical and Electromechanical Assembly Services
  • Electrical and Electronic Resins
  • Electromechanical Relays
  • Electronic Cooling Fans
  • Electronic and Instrument Enclosures
  • Electrostatic Meters
  • Emergency Stop Switches
  • Eye Nuts
  • Fiber Optic Fault Locators
  • Fiber Optic Power Meters
  • Fiber Optic Probes
  • Fiber Optic Proximity Sensors
  • Fiber Optic Test Equipment
  • Fiber Optic Test Sources
  • Fibre Channel Connectors
  • Field Intensity Meters
  • FireWire® Connectors
  • Flat Cables
  • Flexible Circuits
  • Flexible Heaters
  • Flow Controllers
  • Flow Meters
  • Flow Switches
  • Foot Switches
  • Force and Load Sensors
  • Force and Torque Instruments
  • Frequency Meters
  • Frequency Sensors
  • Fuel Cell and Solar Test Equipment
  • Fuse Holders
  • Fuses
  • Gas Flow Meters
  • Gas Instruments
  • Gender Changers
  • Grommets
  • Ground Bond Testers
  • Ground Resistance Testers
  • Hall Effect Position Sensors
  • Hall Effect Proximity Sensors
  • Handles and Pulls (industrial)
  • Harmonic Distortion Meters
  • Heat Sinks
  • Heavy Duty Rectangular Connectors
  • High Voltage Diodes
  • High Voltage Relays
  • Hipot Testers
  • Hookup Wires
  • Hygrometers and Humidity Measurement Instruments
  • I/O Modules and Instruments
  • IC Interconnect Components
  • IC Sockets and Headers
  • ISDN Testers
  • Immersion Heaters
  • Incremental Rotary Encoders
  • Inductive Linear Position Sensors and Switches
  • Inductive Proximity Sensors
  • Industrial Containers
  • Industrial Control Transformers
  • Industrial Enclosures
  • Industrial Heaters
  • Industrial Keyboards
  • Industrial Keypads
  • Industrial Shelving and Racking
  • Industrial Tapes
  • Industrial Thermometers
  • Infrared Spectrometers
  • Instrument Transformers
  • Instrument and Computer Power Connectors
  • Interlocks and Tag Out Devices
  • Intrinsic Safety Barriers
  • Keylock Switches
  • Knobs (industrial)
  • LCR Meters
  • LED Message Displays
  • LED Mounts and Lenses
  • Laboratory Thermometers
  • Leak Testing Equipment
  • Level Controllers
  • Level Gauges
  • Level Sensors
  • Level Switches
  • Light Emitting Diodes (LED)
  • Lightning Protection Systems
  • Limit Switches
  • Linear Encoders
  • Linear Limit Switches
  • Linear Motors
  • Linear Position Sensors
  • Linear Potentiometers
  • Linear Power Supplies
  • Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) Modules
  • Liquid Flow Meters
  • Liquid Level Sensors
  • Liquid Level Switches
  • Logic Analyzers
  • Lux Meters (Light Meters)
  • Machine Guards
  • Magnetic Field Instruments
  • Magnetic Field Sensors
  • Magnetic Proximity Sensors
  • Magnetic Shielding
  • Magnetoresistive Linear Position Sensors and Switches
  • Magnifiers
  • Mass Flow Meters and Controllers
  • Mass Flow Switches
  • Mechanical Pressure Gauges
  • Mechanical Safety Interlock Switches
  • Medical Equipment and Supplies
  • Medical Power Supplies
  • Megohmmeters
  • Membrane Switch and Keypad Services
  • Micro Connectors and Nano Connectors
  • Military (MIL-SPEC) Connectors
  • Modular Connectors and RJ Connectors
  • Moisture Meters
  • Motor Starters and Contactors
  • Multiconductor Cables
  • NEMA and IP Enclosures
  • Network Cables
  • Network Test Equipment
  • Network and Protocol Analyzers
  • Noise, Vibration, and Harshness (NVH) Test Equipment
  • Noncontact Infrared Temperature Sensors
  • Noncontact Safety Interlock Switches
  • Nondestructive Testing (NDT) Equipment
  • Nondestructive Testing (NDT) Probes
  • Opacity Sensors and Instruments
  • Optical Linear Encoders
  • Optical Spectrum Analyzers
  • Optical Time Domain Reflectometers (OTDR)
  • Oscilloscopes
  • PC Card Connectors
  • PCB Pins and Receptacles
  • PCB Terminal Blocks
  • Packaging Tapes
  • Patch Panels
  • Perimeter Guards
  • Phone Jacks and Plugs
  • Photoelectric Sensors
  • Photometers
  • Pilot Lights and Indicator Lights
  • Plugin Style Surge Suppressors
  • Posts, Spacers, and Standoffs
  • Potentiometers, Rheostats, and Trimmers
  • Power Amplifiers
  • Power Connectors
  • Power Entry Modules
  • Power Meters
  • Power Plugs
  • Power Quality Analyzers and Monitors
  • Power Rectifiers
  • Power Strips
  • Power Supplies
  • Power Transformers
  • Power or Line Conditioners
  • Pressure Controllers
  • Pressure Gauges
  • Pressure Instruments
  • Pressure Sensitive Safety Edges and Safety Bumpers
  • Pressure Sensors
  • Pressure Switches
  • Pressure Transmitters
  • Programmable Power Supplies
  • Proximity Sensors
  • Pushbutton Enclosures
  • Pushbutton Switches
  • Pushwheel Switches
  • RF Filters and Microwave Filters
  • RF Generators
  • RF and Microwave Connectors
  • RTD Temperature Probes
  • RTD Temperature Transmitters
  • Rack Enclosures
  • Reed Relays
  • Reed Switches
  • Refractometers
  • Relay Boards
  • Relay Sockets
  • Resistive Temperature Devices (RTD) Elements
  • Resistors
  • Rocker Switches
  • Rotary Coded DIP Switches
  • Rotary Limit Switches
  • Rotary Position Sensors
  • Rotary Switches
  • SCR Power Controllers
  • Safety Relays
  • Scalar Network Analyzers
  • Sensor Accessories
  • Shipping Containers and Shipping Cases
  • Shock and Impact Sensors
  • Shrink Tubing
  • Sight Flow Indicators
  • Signal Conditioners
  • Signal Generators
  • Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCR)
  • Single Phase Surge Suppressors
  • Slide Switches
  • Snap Action Switches
  • Solid State Relays
  • Solids Flow Meters
  • Sound Level Meters and Noise Dosimeters
  • Specialty Process Controllers
  • Spectrometers
  • Spectrum Analyzers and Signal Analyzers
  • Splice Kits
  • Stack Lights and Machine Lights
  • Stepper Motors (rotary)
  • Strain Gauges
  • Strain Reliefs
  • Strip Heaters
  • Surge Protective Devices (SPDs)
  • Surge Suppressors
  • Switch Sealing Boots
  • Tachometers
  • Telecom Transformers
  • Temperature Controllers
  • Temperature Indicating Coatings and Materials
  • Temperature Indicators
  • Temperature Probes
  • Temperature Signal Conditioners
  • Terminal Blocks
  • Terminal and Junction Boxes
  • Thermal Compounds and Thermal Interface Materials
  • Thermal Cutoffs and Thermal Protectors
  • Thermal Imagers
  • Thermal Overload Relays
  • Thermistor Temperature Probes
  • Thermistors
  • Thermocouple Elements
  • Thermocouple Temperature Probes
  • Thermocouple Temperature Transmitters
  • Thermopiles
  • Thermostats and Thermal Switches
  • Thickness Gages
  • Three Phase Surge Suppressors
  • Thyristors
  • Time Delay Relays
  • Time of Flight Optical Sensors
  • Toggle Switches
  • Torque Sensors
  • Touch Switches and Tactile Switches
  • Transformers
  • Turbidity Instruments
  • USB Connectors
  • UV Sensors
  • Ultrasonic Flow Meters
  • Ultrasonic Instruments
  • Ultrasonic Linear Position Sensors and Switches
  • Ultrasonic Proximity Sensors
  • Ultrasonic Transducers
  • Vacuum Sensors
  • Vacuum Switches
  • Variable Reluctance Linear Position Sensors and Switches
  • Vector Network Analyzers
  • Vibration Sensors
  • Video Cameras
  • Vision Sensors
  • Volumetric Gas Flow Switches
  • Volumetric Liquid Flow Switches
  • Water Quality Photometers and Colorimeters
  • Waveguide Terminations
  • Weather Instruments
  • Wire Harness Testers
  • Wire Markers and Cable Markers
  • Wire Terminals
  • Wire and Cable Clips
  • Wire, Cable, and Connector Tools
  • Wireways
  • Wiring Ducts