ITW Switches is a division of Illinois Tool Works (ITW), a diverse manufacturing corporation with more than 700 operating divisions worldwide. Their value proposition, combined with their global reach, broad product offerings, innovative technologies and financial stability make ITW Switches an ideal choice among manufacturers today.
ITW Switches has manufactured electronic and electromechanical switches, sensors and assemblies for over 50 years. Founded as the Licon division of ITW in 1954, they also offer the strengths of Chicago Switch, UID, and RCL switches. Providing customized solutions to demanding customer requirements is their forte. Some of the markets ITW Switches serves are military/aerospace, transportation, heavy transport and industrial controls.
ITW's experienced engineers have modern tools at their disposal, including 3-D modeling, and rapid prototype capabilities. They have a UL-approved test facility on site. Additional R&D expertise is provided by The ITW Technology Center. The Technology Center is well versed in the latest scientific and technological advancements in engineering, materials, and the physical sciences. Their salespeople are market focused. Along with their engineers, they work closely with customers to develop cost-effective, reliable solutions for the most demanding applications.
ITW Switches supports customers directly, and through a network of stocking distributors in North America. Call them, or check their website for a list of distributors, and product availability.
ITW Switches standard product warranty is 36 months. Their superior engineering and manufacturing expertise enables them to offer this level of product warranty.
ITW Switches is ISO9001:2000 registered for their manufacturing and engineering locations in Buffalo Grove, Illinois, Portsmouth, England, and Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Each manufacturing location maintains capability and responsibility for appropriate regulatory approval from UL, CSA, VDE, etc.