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Connectors, switches and contactors for railway and industrial applications

"Connect – Contact – Control". This is the maxim according to which Schaltbau GmbH develops and manufactures electromechanical components for rail technology and industry applications. Founded in 1929, the company now has six sites of its own and more than 50 sales partners worldwide. Subsidiaries in France, the USA and China add to the international focus. The product range includes connectors, snap-action switches, contactors, command and indicating devices. Products are developed for specific orders and for series manufacture. The products are characterized by their high quality, excellent reliability and long working life. Schaltbau GmbH operates a certified quality management system under DIN EN ISO 9001 and an environmental management system according to DIN EN ISO 14001.

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Products for industrial and railway applications

Schaltbau's products for industrial and railway applications are characterized by a rugged design that ensures reliable connecting and switching in harsh environments. They are especially suitable for use in systems that are dependent on high availability.

Snap-action switches

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Products for railway applications

Modern equipment and components from Schaltbau for use in traffic engineering can be found in many rail and special-purpose vehicles where they contribute to safe and comfortable operation.

Electrics for rolling stock

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Technical Articles

Arc Movement Inside an AC/DC Circuit Breaker (Electrical Distribution and Protection) Abstract-Within this project, the mode of operation of the circuit breaker and its new innovative method of arc guiding were analyzed and verified. The solution refers to a switching device that is... (View Full Article)