Schurter Ltd is the UK and Ireland branch of the Schurter Group, an internationally renowned manufacturer with 75 years experience. The Schurter group employs 1500 people in 17 group companies and 8 manufacturing facilities.
SCHURTER strives to maintain a high rate of growth and return as a leading partner for passive electromechanical components (Fuses, Circuit Breakers, Connectors, EMC filters and Input systems). Our main focus is to provide safe, clean power and make the interface between human and machine easier. Based on customer requirements we develop, manufacture and provide value added services over a professional network of worldwide affiliates and distributors
Our customers require products approved for use in the international marketplace. They look to us for innovative Products and Services. We accept these challenges as opportunities and focus on the electronic segments of IT/Telecom, Aerospace, Medical, Instrumentation as well as several Industrial markets.
Schurter’s Main Products are:
- Fuses and Fuseholders
- IEC Connectors
- DC Connectors
- EMC Products
- Circuits Breakers
- Input Systems (Switches, Keypads)
Schurter is approved and certified in accordance with ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and OHSAS 18001. Schurter’s surface mount MGA-S fuse has received approval from the European Space Agency (ESA/SCC generic specification no. 4008).
The Markets we serve:
- Alternative Energy
- Industrial Electronics
- Medical Technology
- Information Technology
- Manufacturing and Automation
- Security Technology
SCHURTER's Fuseholders include devices for holding cartridge fuses and types for sub-miniature and miniature fuses. They meet applicable international safety standards.
SCHURTER's Non-Resettable Fuses provide low voltage primary and secondary protection.
Devices meet applicable international safety standards. The MGA-S type fuse complies with ESA/ESCC Generic Specification No. 4008 for use in space.
SCHURTER's Telecom Fuses provide secondary protection in telecommunications equipment. Devices meet applicable international safety standards.
SCHURTER's Resettable Fuses are designed for protection of low voltage DC circuits. Resettable fuses limit fault current to acceptable levels while a fault is present.
SCHURTER's Varistors are designed for primary and secondary overvoltage protection of AC and DC applications. Varistors come into operation when a power surge occurs.
SCHURTER's Fuseholders include types for holding cartridge fuses and types for sub-miniature and miniature fuses. Devices meet applicable international safety standards.
Power Entry Modules without Line Filter
SCHURTER’s devices are based on IEC Connectors with additional functions. They meet international safety standards. Available for screw-in, snap-in, PCB, or sandwich mounting.
SCHURTER’s devices are based on IEC connectors with line filters and meet international safety standards. Available current ratings range from 2.5 Amps to 20 Amps, for screw-in, snap-in, PCB, or sandwich mounting.
SCHURTER’sIEC Connectors meet international safety standards. Available current ratings range from 2.5 Amps to 20 Amps, for screw-in, snap-in, PCB, or sandwich mounting.
SCHURTER Rewireable AC Cord Connectors meet international safety standards IEC, UL and CSA where applicable. Available current ratings range from 2.5 Amps to 20 Amps.
SCHURTER Power Distribution Units meet international safety standards, according to IEC, and CSA where applicable. Available current ratings range from 2.5 Amps to 20 Amps.
SCHURTER AC Cord Sets meet international safety standards. Available current ratings range from 2.5 Amps to 20 Amps.
SCHURTER's Thermal Circuit Breakers are designed for use in electrical and electronic equipment. They meet international safety standards. One-, two-, and three-pole types are available with different actuation and mounting styles.
SCHURTER's Thermal-magnetic Circuit Breakers are designed for use in electrical and electronic equipment. They meet international safety standards. One-, two, three- and four-pole types are available with lever actuation for different mounting styles.
SCHURTER Undervoltage Protection units meet international safety standards. Available current ratings range from 2.5 Amps to 20 Amps, for snap-in mounting.
SCHURTER’sPower Entry Modules with built-in Circuit Breakers meet international safety standards. Available current ratings range from 2.5 Amps to 20 Amps, for screw-in, snap-in, and PCB mounting.
The printmount switches for PCB mounting of SCHURTER are available in various designs, as through hole or SMD assembly and Gullwing or J connection. Variable color designs and letterings can be selected.
The frontpanel switches of SCHURTER are available with different switching functions, number of poles, colors and illumination. The rocker switch range of SCHURTER has different colors and illumination.
The public transport switch is designed as a door pushbutton switch for use in public transportation such as trains, buses, trams and undergrounds.
The latching and momentary action switches from the Metal Line are extremely rugged, feature top quality and attractive design. The mechanical switches have a pleasant tactile feedback and switching currents up to 250 VAC. The piezo switches have a high lifetime of 20 mill. operations and are hermetically sealed according to IP69K.
The capacitive switches from SCHURTER can be activated without force by approaching or touching the front with the finger. The switches can be used behind non-conductive materials such as glass, wood or ceramic of up to 20 mm. An operation is also possible under dust, dirt, moisture and heat conditions.
SCHURTER provides complete solutions in highest quality from the concept to the delivery of the systems. Various types of membrane keypads meet individual requirements of design and operating convenience.
The capacitive sensor keypad from SCHURTER offers the optimal solution for operating a device by light touch without pressure. Various switching types, interfaces and illumination options are available. It offers free design possibilities regarding material, form, layout and lettering.
The Metal Line keypads are extremely resistant and meet protection classes up to IP67 and IK07. They provide high operating convenience, a pleasant touch and a wide range of design options. The piezo keypads are resistant to all types of contamination and liquids. Their completely metallic front panels make them absolute vandal-proof.
The touch screens match perfectly to individual requirements by using different mounting versions and thicknesses of ITO glass. Analog-resistive touch screens in 4 - 5 - or 8-wire technology and capacitive touch screens are available in standard sizes or as customized versions. Matrix touch screens are individually manufactured.
SCHURTER develops and manufactures customer specific housing systems and front panels in anodized aluminum, steel and plastic.
To find out more about our wide range of products and services please visit our web site at www.schurter.co.uk
"Both now and in the future, our customers are guaranteed the best products world-wide; products which perfectly correspond to their individual needs. SCHURTER is permanently committed to the excellent quality of its products and business practices which are ecologically sound."
Hans-Rudolf Schurter, Chairman SCHURTER Holding AG -