Let us introduce a new AQW solution: The easiest panel sealed cap solution for PCB switches. Flexible height front panel sealed solution for demanding environments. The AQW solution has an excellent illumination option and is based on high-performing Multimec switches.

APEM MEC easiest illuminated panel sealed cap solution for PCB switches


Flexibility in height from PCB


Fast and easy mounting of the sealing


  • Special vehicles
  • Agriculture
  • Material Handling
  • Off-road vehicles
  • Built into joysticks


  • Panel sealed to IP67
  • Functional with specially designed 10AQS cap or a 1SS cap for variable height
  • Snap-in mounting for the AQW sealing
  • 500K cycles
  • Compact design


This new PCB switch solution is an easy-to-install robust sealed solution for harsh environments. Installation requires no tooling, simply press the sealing into the hole in the front panel. Thanks to its front panel mounting, the height between the PCB and the sealing is adjustable making the solution flexible. The sealing can even be illuminated to offer the user guidance or assist the operator in a dark environment. The compact design allows the new solution to be used in compact units like faceplates of joysticks or outside equipment.

Morten Højdevang,
Marketing Product Manager