Patent Number: 6,310,308

Title: Compact push-button switch assembly

Abstract: A push-button switch assembly adapted for use on a printed circuit board having a contact switch attached thereto. The switch assembly comprises a base attachable to the printed circuit board, the base having an interior cavity sized and shaped to receive the contact switch therein; an actuator disposed within the interior cavity of the base and positioned in contact with the contact switch; and a cap having an interior cavity therein, wherein a portion of the interior cavity of the cap is sized to slidably receive the base therein, and wherein the cap is in contact with the actuator.

Inventors: Watson; Jeffrey (Issaquah, WA), Sammons; Bryan (Kirkland, WA)

Assignee: Spectra Lux Corporation

International Classification: H01H 13/02 (20060101); H01H 13/12 (20060101); H01H 13/14 (20060101); H01H 13/10 (20060101); H01H 9/18 (20060101); H01H 009/18 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018